Design Forum Date Online 2021: Well designed business


09:30 – 11:00




How adaptable is your business to changes?

Design is a competence that can transform your business to become more prepared for changes. It starts from the customer and his or her needs, anticipates tomorrow and develops your activities to become more resilient and flexible. In our expert discussion the changing world was considered from the viewpoint of companies and the relevance of design competencies was studied as a guarantee of strong and sustainable business.

The speakers:
Jenni Tuomisto, Director / Schibsted (
Nora Haatainen, Director, New Business & Growth  / Fiskars Group
Juha Salmela, CTO / Spinnova
Minna Koskelo, Futures Designer / 11Helsinki
Aino Vepsäläinen, Project Manager / Design Forum Finland

The event was moderated by Satu Heikinheimo, Service Designer / Fraktio.

Design Forum Date was a satellite event of Kasvu Open Karnevaali. In addition to the online audience, the event was be followed on-site by a small group of invited guests. The event was in Finnish.

Design Forum Date: Well designed business
28 October 2021 9.30 am–11.00 am

Saija Malila

Producer, Design Forum events, Service Designer

+358 44 727 2280

In cooperation

The event supports these UN's SDGs: