Opening seminar

    MONDAY 15.11.2021 at 13.00–18.00

    Venue: Tullipakkahuone, Tullikamarinkatu 1, Kokkola & Virtual event (live stream: 13.30-17.00, UTC+2)

    Be prepared to show your Covid-19 certificate at Kokkola City Hall and Tullipakkahuone (no entry without valid certificate)/ Tilaisuuteen osallistuminen edellyttää koronapassia.

    Language: English

    Moderator: André Noel Chaker

    Registration and power snack serving begins at 13:00


    13:30Opening words of Kokkola Material Week 2021 – Kimmo Tiilikainen, Director General, Geological Survey of Finland
    13:40Welcoming words from City of Kokkola – Stina Mattila, The Mayor of Kokkola
    13:50Future forms of energy in road traffic – Hanna Kalenoja, Senior Adviser, Information Centre of Road Transport
    14:15Disruption – Perttu Pölönen, Futurist, inventor and author
    15:00Coffee break
    15:30Process industry and the H2 revolution. The European approach and what does it mean to us – Matti Malkamäki, CEO, Aurelia Turbines
    16:00The logistic concept for Terrafame Battery Chemicals – Henrik Hagström, Export Manager, Terrafame
    16:30Materials in EV battery value chain and Umicore role – Janne Marjelund, Director Precursor Technology Competence Center, Rechargeable Battery Materials of Umicore
    17:00Closing words – Johanna Hylkilä, Executive director & Marketing manager, Kokkola Industrial Park Association
    17:05Cocktail event – Music by Arppa Airola