initiators-2013

The Embassy of Finland in Russia

The Embassy is the official representative of Finland in Russia, which serves as a bridge between the two countries. The Embassy of Finland in Moscow is the largest bilateral representation of Finland abroad.

 

Institute for Media, Architecture and Design Strelka

Strelka is a non-profit organization dedicated to the production of knowledge, new ideas and tools how best to implement them. Strelka learn of young architects, designers, sociologists, economists and other professionals free. In the yard there are a lot of public lectures, conferences and film screenings. One of the most lively and energetically, intellectually intensive places in modern Moscow.

 

Martela

Martela is the market leader in the sector in Finland and an internationally listed design company. In 2012, it employed about 800 people in the Nordic countries, Poland and Russia and our Group’s net revenue was EUR 142 million. The services we offer our customers include the design, interior design and maintenance of new, dynamic and inspiring office premises. The company’s shares are listed on the NASDAQ OMX Nordic exchange. Martela’s production facilities are located in Finland, Sweden and Poland, and its products are known in dozens of countries.

 

 

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Aalto University

Leading Finnish university, formed by the merger of three universities of city: Helsinki University of Technology, Graduate School of Economics and Institute of Arts, Design and Architecture. This union puts a unique experiment in education, linking future designers, economists and technologists in a common educational field and, thus, creating a new class of multipurpose professionals for future markets.

 

KONE

It is Finnish company, Europe's largest manufacture of elevators, cranes, escalators. Established in 1910, now it operates in more than 100 countries. One of the leaders in industrial design, its solutions can be seen in such famous architectural buildings like Trump Tower in Chicago, the building of St Mary's ex, 30 in London, Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam, the Beijing government in a large theatre of China. There are about 35,000 employees. Turnover in 2011 - more than 5 billion euros.

 

NOKIA

Finnish multinational communications and information technology corporation that is headquartered in Espoo, Finland. Its principal products are mobile telephones and portable IT devices. It also offers Internet services including applications, games, music, media and messaging, and free-of-charge digital map information and navigation services through its wholly owned subsidiary Navteq. Nokia has a joint venture with Siemens, Nokia Siemens Networks, which provides telecommunications network equipment and services. Nokia has around 100,000 employees across 120 countries, sales in more than 150 countries and annual revenues of around €30 billion. It is the world's second-largest mobile phone maker by 2012.

 

 

Cushman& Wakefield

The world's largest privately commercial real eststae servoce firm. The company advices and represents clients on all aspects of property occupancy and investment, and has establised a preeminent position in the world's major markets, as evidenced by its frequent involvement in many of the most significant property leases, sales and assignments. Founded in 1917, it has 253 offices in 60 countries and nearky 15,000 employees. It offers a complete range of services for all property types, including leasing, sales and acquisitions, equity, debt and structured finance, corporate finance and investment banking, corporate service, property management, facilities management, project management, consulting and appraisal. The firm has more than $3.7 bilion in assets under management globally.