Midsummer Drinks & Networking in Helsinki
You can view the pictures of the event here.
Welcome to the Pre-Midsummer Drinks & Networking event hosted by FDCC and Hofstede Insights in Helsinki in June!
Hofstede Insights is a global management advisory, operating in 50 countries with its headquarters in Helsinki. Originally a Dutch company, founded with the support of Professor Geert Hofstede, Hofstede Insights advises companies on the impact of culture in business and enables companies to align culture and strategy using a data-driven approach.
As part of your participation, you´ll be offered a free of charge “Culture Compass”, enabling you to visualize for yourself what is the impact of cultural differences between yourself, Netherlands and Finland (or any other country of your choosing) on how you are perceived. More information on the Culture Compass you´ll find here:
The event is free of charge and open for everybody interested in learning about cultural and business environments in Helsinki and Amsterdam.
However, registration is needed by June 13. You can register by sending an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org Please inform also about your potential allergies and dietary preferences.
Hofstede Insights, Mikonkatu 17 a, 00100 Helsinki
Please arrive by 16.15 as the reception closes at 16.30.
16.30 Welcome to Hofstede Insights, Mr Egbert Schram, Group CEO
16.40 Introduction to the Finnish Dutch Chamber of Commerce & plans
for 2019, Ms Sari Kuvaja, FDCC Board Member
16.55 Who are we? – Participants’ introductions
17.30 Typical cultural pitfalls in Finnish-Dutch working relations and
how to handle them, Mr Egbert Schram
17.50 Discussion & networking