EVENTS

Speaking engagements

UPCOMING TALKS – Opportunities to meet Kristiina:

NOVEMBER

8 – “C-Force for Innovation: Transformative Power to Collaborate”.  Washington Women Bankers Association – Women in Banking conference. Motif, Seattle.

JUNE

14 – “Inclusive Leadership”. TechInclusion Conference. Galvanize, Seattle

MAY

29 – Introducing the Finnish program at Seattle Folklife Festival

MARCH

8 – “Leading the path to equality – an exploration of the evolution of women’s rights in Finland. A study of women in five generations.” International Women’s Association, Chicago

7 – “Want Innovation? Learn to Collaborate!” Nordic Chambers of Commerce, Chicago

2 – “Shifting Unconscious Bias to Energize Innovation.” The Rainier Club, Seattle

 

A sampling of past speaking engagements

DECEMBER

3 – Finnish Independence Day Celebration

AUGUST

31 – “If culture eats strategy for breakfast – what’s for dinner?” Worldwide Airline Customer Relations Association (WACRA) conference presentation, Helsinki

JULY

4 – Independence Day celebration at the Seattle Center with other consuls, Senators, Mayor and Governor

JUNE

9 – “High Performance Cultures.” Washington Technology Industry Association (WTIA) presentation, Seattle

20 – August 17: International Business Environment, University of Washington, ELC

MAY

20 – Introducing  Connie Miller, presenter at The Rainier Club

MARCH

4 – Accenture International Women’s Day, keynote – Seattle

17 – April 7: Navigating Change course, Bellevue College

28 – June 1: History of Globalization course, University of Washington, ELC

JANUARY 2016

14 – ChickChat Influentials, Seattle

22 – Introducing Lisa Hufford, CEO, Simplicity Consulting – The Rainier Club

NOVEMBER

5 – Tampere Business Centre 10th year anniversary, keynote

18 – Attending IGNITEWA – INNOVATEHER, Bellevue College

20 – Introducing Beth Buelow: Secrets of the Introverted Leader – The Rainier Club

20 – University of WA, Political Science class, presentation

OCTOBER

15 – OPPORTUNTIY COLLABORATION – “Collaboration is Co-laboring” session, Ixtapa, Mexico.

SEPTEMBER

12 – TECH INCLUSION – session on trust, Galvanize, San Francisco.

MAY  – JUNE

28 –  6/25 – Collaborative Leadership Course, Bellevue College

MARCH
7 – “Being in trust” or “doing trust” – Exploring the masculine and feminine approaches to trust. Creativity Symposium.

FEBRUARY 2015

11 – Guest Lecturer at UW/Bothell/School of Business

NOVEMBER 2014

19-20 – Co-Leader and Chair, Women in Innovation at CONVERGE@Seattle Innovation Summit 2014.  Seattle.

7 – Interviewing Scilla Andreen, CEO and Co-Founder of IndieFlix at The Rainier Club, Seattle.

OCTOBER

31 – Panel Moderator, Life Stages of Owning a Business, The Rainier Club, Seattle.

22-25 – Keynote, Women in Innovation and Entrepreneurship conference.  Ankara, Turkey.

11-17 –  Participant at Opportunity Collaboration, Ixtapa, Mexico.

SEPTEMBER

23 – Vice Chair representing E-Women of the Rainier Club of Seattle, Opening Night Event

20 – Guest of Honor, reciting a poem, United Finnish Kaleva Brothers and Sisters Seattle Lodge #11 annual meeting. Seattle.

JULY – AUGUST 2014

19 – AUG 9 – Adjunct Prof., Bellevue College, Navigating Change course. Bellevue.

9 – AUG 13 – Adjunct Prof., Bellevue College, Collaborative Leadership course. Bellevue.

7 – AUG – Leadership training for Marchex. Port Ludlow.

MAY 2014

20 – Judge. Zino Woman, Seattle.

22 – Keynote. Professional Insurance Brokers’ Gala, Seattle.

MARCH – APRIL  2014

6— April 10 – Adjunct Prof., Bellevue College, Collaborative Leadership course. Bellevue.

FEBRUARY 2014

27-28 – Women’s leadership conference at the Singapore Management University, Singapore. 

JANUARY 2014

23 – Kettering University, Flint, MI. Insights on Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Leadership.

December 2013

7 – Finlandia Foundation, Bellingham. Finnish Independence Day Keynote. Download Hiukka-Finland’s Independence day speech 2013.

17 – Talk at University of Washington, Seattle. ADVANCE Luncheon.

August 2013

24 – MC at the Finland Day, Bellevue.

July 2013

25 – Sent a letter to Steve Ballmer.

June 2013

10- WIN Ignite Innovation Forum, Seattle.

May 2013

6 – WIN Ignite Innovation Forum, Seattle.

9 – WIN Kickstarter Workshop, Bellevue.

April 2013

3 – UW Social Media Studies Program, Seattle.

8 – WIN Ignite Innovation Forum, Seattle.

9 – WIN – Kickstarter Workshop, Bellevue.

March 2013

1- Talk at Femmenation, Seattle.

3 – UW, Social Media Class, Seattle.

20 – American Red Cross, Seattle.

February 2013

1- BizEnrich, Bellevue.

11 – Panel, Salmon Bay School, Seattle.

January 2013

19 – Talk at the Young Female Entrepreneurs evening gala, Seattle.

22 – WIN Ignite Innovation Forum: Conversation with author Scott Berkun, Seattle.

30 – Northwest Development Officers Association conference 2013, Seattle.

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