Program

17.30 DOORS OPEN

  • Sparkling wine & Mingling
  • Art exhibition

18.00 WELCOME WORDS

  • Welcome!
    • Eve Haavisto, President of Women of Aalto

  • Why are we here tonight?
    • Sari Meller, Director of Fundraising at Cancer Foundation Finland

18.30 DINNER & SPEAKERS

  • Recent breakthroughs in Finnish cancer research
    • Jarmo Wahlfors, Research Director at Cancer Foundation Finland

  • My story – how my colleagues have supported me during my illness
    • Ulla-Maria Mesiä and Arja Ryynänen share their stories on video

  • How can working communities best support members with grave illness?
    • Emma Andersson, Project Manager at Cancer Patients in Finland

  • My story – Janina Fry
    • Janina Fry shares her thoughts on her own journey with breast cancer


20.45 LOTTERY

  • Who will be the lucky one to win one of our great prices? Read more under the page “Lottery”!

21.30 ENTERTAINMENT & CLOSING

  • Live music by Sanna Kukkonen

  • Closing words
    • Eve Haavisto, President of Women of Aalto

  • Mingle

23.00 AFTERPARTY AT SKÖNE

  • Join us to celebrate the rest of the evening at Sköne – dancing and great atmosphere guaranteed!

Please, note that the program is subject to change.