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  • Areena Oulu 16 Tyrnäväntie Oulu, 90400 Finland (map)

Lauri Tammi

Lauri Tammi, fluent in Chinese, has worked over 10 years with China. He brought Slush to China in 2015. Now he’s struck a bone with the city of Oulu, its people, entrepreneurs and educators and helps them through his new base in Hangzhou, home to Alibaba and China’s most vibrant entrepreneurial centre. Tammi with his new company Mingle China has advised over 30 Finnish and Chinese companies and organisations in China, including Alibaba, Xiaomi, Tencent, Supercell and ministers and educators on both sides. Tammi’s experience range from startups to education and government, from health to cleantech and VR. His heart remains pure to the spirit of entrepreneurship and he believes that in China everything is possible if you aim to understand the Chinese from the inside and unleash the powers of entrepreneurship behind you.

How To Make It in China. Why do Chinese local street food sellers do better business than some businesses in Finland? How to adjust the Nordic business culture to that of the Chinese? What are the most powerful tools businesses in the Nordics possess and can use to win in China? Come to find answers to these questions in this panel discussion.