Hello Espoo event – get to know Espoo

Hello Espoo 9.3.2023

Time

9.3.2023 klo 17.00 – 19.00 EET/EEST

Location

Lippulaiva library

Espoonlahdenkatu 8, 02320 Espoo

See location on the map(external link)

Organizer

City of Espoo, HyTe, HeiTech & International School of Music, Finland.

Price

Free entry

Are you an Espoo resident, have you just moved or are you considering moving to Espoo? Do you want to know more about the services and activities provided by the Espoo city and by organizations in pitching sessions and mini-services fair? Are you interested in networking in a snack party for the whole family?

Let us show you reasons to fall in love with Espoo at the Hello Espoo event. There are also keynote about “Espoo 20X0”, a snack party, music performances, music lesson and activities for you and your family during the event. You can see from the schedule when different units of the city of Espoo & organizations will have elevator pitches to present their activities from living and working at Espoo to education, social services, health and well-being and leisure. You can also ask us everything about your hometown (or future hometown) – Espoo.

The event is open for everyone, and you can join the event whenever it suits you. Please register to the event for the best communication and preparation by 1.3.2023. We will pick one winner from all registrations for a special gift. The winner will be announced at Lippulaiva Library.

The event is organized in English, in Finnish and many other languages. The keynote, pitching sessions are organized in English with translation in Finnish & Swedish through AI solutions by HeiTech company.

Event schedule

• 16.30-17.00 Welcome guests & networking activities
• 17.00-17.20 Warm up music performances & Welcome words
• 17.20-17.30 Keynote “Espoo 20X0” from Urban Environment Sector
• 17.30-18.45 Mini services fair & Pitching sessions – Services from Espoo city, NGOs &
other organizations
o Services for children & families, Education & Healthcare
o Hobbies and free time activities - Cultural and event services
o Services for immigrants & Employment services
o NGOs activities
• 17.30-18.45 Music lesson and Networking & Snack Party (Participants can also bring
own food)
• 18.45-19.00 Lucky numbers & closing words

The event is a part of the national Talent Boost -program and development work of guidance and counselling services for immigrants. The event is funded by the Ministry of Employment and Economy.

Please don't hesitate to be in contact if you have any questions: nga.phan@espoo.fi, Coordinator of City of Espoo

#TalentBoost

  • Espoonlahti
  • participation
  • entrepreneurship
  • dance (performing arts)
  • nature
  • early childhood education and care
  • residence
  • music
  • work
  • well-being
  • health
  • outdoor recreation
  • libraries
  • cultural events
  • tourism
  • museums
  • environment
  • urban design
  • physical training