EVA Symposium Will Finland Rise?
EVA Symposium consisted of two parts. The first session looked at the effects of the crisis on Finland. Speakers included Mr Jorma Ollila, Chairman of EVA and Nokia; Prime Minister Matti Vanhanen; Mr Sakari Tamminen, CEO of Rautaruukki; Ms Anni Sinnemäki, Member of the Parliament; Mr Jaakko Rauramo, Chairman of Sanoma ja East Office; Ms Anna Granskog, Principal of McKinsey & Company; professor Juha Siltala, Helsinki university; Mr Ole Johansson President and CEO of Wärtsilä; Ms Lenita Airisto, entrepreneur; Mr Janne Gallen-Kallela-Sirén, Museum Director of Helsinki City Art Museum and Mr Mikko Mäenpää, President of Finnish Confederation of Professionals STTK.
The speeches were followed by a panel discussion on the future of the market economy. The panelists included Mr Esko Aho, Director at Nokia; Ms Suvi-Anne Siimes, Director General of Pharma Industry Finland and Mr Björn Wahlroos, Group CEO of Sampo.