Arctic Education Forum & Slush
Arctic Education Forum is perfect event for anyone interested in education to dive into the pedagogical
matters of 21st century education, as well as getting to know the latest innovations and environments
in the educational field.
Arctic Education Forum Nov 30 – Dec 3, Standard fee until November 23rd is 790€ include. VAT 24%.
Ticket includes conference & program fees, visits, matchmaking sessions, all the meals and transfers within the program.
The fee does not include accommodation or travel costs to Oulu, Finland.
ARCTIC EDUCATION FORUM ARRIVAL NOV 30
14.00 Arrival to Oulu, Finland
Provided bus transportation from the Oulu airport leaves at 14.30
15.00 Welcoming reception at Oulu City Hall
17.00 Departure by bus to Syöte fell area
19.30 Dinner at the hotel Iso-Syöte
Video from the Hotel Iso-Syöte
08.30 Outdoor snow activities and visit to
Pikku-Syöte fell area school.
Arctic Education Forum Day 1
11.30 Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) in Finland
− Continuum of Education in Finland
Teija Kyyriäinen, Sampola Early Childhood Education Centre, City of Oulu
13.30 Early Childhood Education case study
14.00 Entrepreneurship in Finnish education , Mikael Pentikäinen, CEO,
the Federation of Finnish Enterprises
14.30 Conception of learning in basic education and general upper secondary education
Pauliina Kanervo, City of Oulu
- Case Finnoschool
8:30 Bus from hotel to Hiukkavaara school&community house
Arctic Education Forum Day 2
9.00 Vocational education in Finland Pedagogical guidelines and 21st century skills, Oulu Vocational College (OSAO) as an example
Raija Näppä and Antti Rovamo
Vocational special needs education, Luovi as an example
Hannu Koivula , Mari Kontturi
10.45 Coffee break
11.00 Special characteristics of Finnish higher education.
- Cooperation possibilities with Oulu area higher education: Kimmo Kuortti, Oulu University of Applied Science
13.00 Case examples
- Strategic partnership building:
A double-degree program with University of Oulu Oulu and Nanjing Institute of Technology, China
- Degrees in the Finnish way
international Master’s Programmes in education
Johanna Lampinen, Jussi Haukkamaa
- Practicing for excellence
Teacher Training schools in Finland
Aino-Maaria Rautenbach, Raimo Salo
- Vocational teacher education
- Enhancing competencies
Continuing education examples
15.00 End of the days program & bus to hotel
19.00 Networking dinner at Radisson Blu Hotel Oulu
9.00 – 12.00 Matchmaking with the representatives of the companies and educational institutes / Radisson Blu Hotel Oulu
12.00 Lunch at Radisson Blu Hotel
13.00 Optional visits
− University of Oulu
− Oulu Vocational College / Osao Edu Ltd
− Oulu University of Applied Sciences
− Luovi Vocational College
- Comprehensive & upper secondary school / Metsokangas school
- Kindergarten / PILKE “Viljami”
16.00 End of the Arctic Education Forum program
Bus transfer to the Oulu airport
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