Press Release (ePRNews.com) - TAMPERE, Finland - May 31, 2016 - The Tampere Region in Finland has an exceptionally good availability of talents and technology teams for R&D needs of German companies. Tampere Region Economic Development Agency Tredea’s team is heading to North Rhine-Westphalia to introduce German companies to Finnish customers, partners and technology providers.
TAMPERE – A TALENT GOLD MINE
Tampere Region has an exceptionally good availability of talents and technology teams for R&D needs of German companies. Recent changes at Microsoft Mobile and Nokia (Alcatel-Lucent) has released over 1000 highly experienced (with experience of 10-20 years) technology professionals in Tampere region. This “talent pool” is seeking flexible cooperation with NRW industry to address German expert shortage.
Tampere based companies Leadin and TreLab with the Tampere Region Economic Development Agency Tredea are doing a road trip to Germany in North Rhine-Westphalia June 7th to 9th. They are meeting North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) based companies to highlight what Tampere has to offer e.g. in Industry 4.0 and Industrial Internet sectors, to introduce German companies to Finnish customers, partners and technology providers, to tell about Tampere Region’s leading research teams in the three universities and to connect them with the start-up community in order to generate new business models and revenue streams.
TAMPERE INDUSTRY COLLABORATION IN A NUTSHELL
Tampere, Finland, acts as a living lab for companies which develop smart city technologies, products and service solutions enabled by the open data. Tampere University of Technology, Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences are internationally ranked amongst the highest for industry collaboration. Multidisciplinary students solve companies’ challenges through Demola, an award winning innovation platform.
It’s of common knowledge that Finland is ranking very highly in terms of education (Pisa) and industrial digitalization, but it’s now widely known that Tampere is the birthplace of Industrial IoT (http://www.techweekeurope.co.uk/networks/m2m/185820-185820).
Tampere Region Economic Development Agency Tredea promotes and facilitates international investments in Tampere, Finland. Tredea assists international companies that are looking to find partners, set up research collaborations and to find top-level staff in the Tampere Region. The service is free of charge and confidential. Source :
Tampere Region Economic Development Agency Tredea