600Minutes Innovation and Product Development

600Minutes Innovation and Product Development takes innovation management to the next level by approaching R&D from the modern business perspective. Meet top-level management executives whom you can tie up with in the attainment of your business goals. At the event you will meet and exchange thoughts with Innovation and R&D Executives from the largest companies.

April 05, 2018



Heli Antila

Fortum Oyj

Visa Friström

Head of Partnership Development

Harri Lauslahti

Chief Innovation Officer

Antti Haapalinna

Vice President, Research and Development
Orion Oyj

Leo Kärkkäinen

Bell Labs Fellow, Distinguished Research Lead, Digital Health
Nokia Oyj

Terho Lahtinen

Senior Manager, Future Concepts
Suunto Oy

Katarina Segerståhl

Chief Strategy Officer
Lääkärikeskus Aava Oy

Juha Yli-Petäys

Vice President, Nordics market area, Metso Minerals
Metso Minerals Services

Saad Ansari

Founder & CTO

Confirmed attendees

Meyer Turku Oy
‎Head of R&D
UPM Plywood
Director, Product Management and Development
ABB Drives
Business Unit Technology Manager, Drives and Controls
CTO Mobile Software & Head of R&D Finland
Valtra Oy Ab
Product Development Director
Metso Minerals Services
Vice President, Nordics market area, Metso Minerals
Sandvik Mining and Construction Oy
Global Product Management Director
Neste Oyj
Vice President, Research and Design
Elenia Lämpö Oy
Head of Customer Relations and Business Development
Berner Oy
Head of Department, Product Development
Comptel Oyj
Vice President, R&D
Peikko Group Oy
Senior Manager, R&D
Cargotec Finland Oy
Director, R&D
Fortum Oyj
Orion Oyj
Vice President, Research and Development
Lääkärikeskus Aava Oy
Chief Strategy Officer
Suunto Oy
Senior Manager, Future Concepts
The Themes

In Discussion

Creating a successful ecosystem: from hackathons to co-innovation

Customer value, user experience and design at the heart of R&D

Learn faster than others! Culture of experimentation in the digital era

Profitable business with the ensemble of smart products and digital services

Use cases for artificial intelligence in product and business development

The Sponsors

Solution Providers

Previous Year


Dassault Systemes Oy
EDR & Medeso Oy
Keto Software Oy
Microsoft Oy
Previous Year


Digitalization in product development and product life cycle management
Leadership challenge - Driving innovation culture within an organization
Open innovation - Source for new business opportunities
Strategic management of R&D Portfolios
Sustainable business and product development
Previous Year


Timo Koskimäki
Arto Tolonen
Oulun yliopisto
Jari Riihilahti
Metso Oyj
Kristian Luoma
OP Financial Group