Location

Yliopistonkatu 4
Yliopistonkatu 4, Helsinki

Date

20 Nov 2019

Time

15:00 - 19:00

Finland – Africa Research Stories

Organizer: Think Africa ry

Estimated number of participants: 40-60

Think Africa works towards providing opportunities to the African diaspora in Finland and to those interested in Africa in general. This year, from November 18th to 22nd, we are organizing a week-long event called Think Africa week: The Diaspora Impact. One of the events during this week is Finland-Africa Research stories.

The event focuses on showcasing research that is being done in Finland with the theme of Africa, matchmaking those doing similar research for collaboration and connect practitioners or entrepreneurs with researchers who might want to start a business based on those results.
The event consists of round table discussions and exchange of experiences among participants, matchmaking, Showcasing the African Diaspora talent pool, and selected posters Video presentations from researchers.