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The second Finnish SmartComp national consultation day was held in Turku on the 19th of September. Presentations and discussions were based on the current and future competitiveness & innovativeness of the maritime cluster in a national and global perspective.

The seminar day was chaired by Emeritus professor Pentti Häkkinen, starting the day with an overview of the Finnish maritime cluster perspectives. Company cases were presented by CEO Jussi Mälkiä, Meriaura Ltd, Head of Trade Center Kirsi-Maarit Poljatschenko, Finpro Russia, St. Petersburg, Business Director Iiro Lehtinen, Aslemetals Oy, Technical Director Paavo Pitkänen, Vahterus Oy, CEO Hans Langh, Oy Langh Ship Ab and COO Mikko Varjanne, FCR Finland.

Insprired by the successful cases presented during the day, discussion was lively on e.g. leadership assets, marketing strategies, co-operation between companies and educational establishments etc. on the way for global expansion.

The presentations from the seminar are available under Events.