Connected Safe Industry – 15th Annual Seminar of DIMECC, organized with Business Finland and Nokia


Location: Nokia Executive Experience Center, Karakaari 18, 02610 Espoo.

Program – presentations available through the Topic links.

Time  Topic Presenter
08.30-09.30 Registration, Networking Coffee & Breakfast
08.45-09.15 First Nokia demo session
09.30-09.45 Opening words & welcome Tuuli Ahava, Nokia, Harri Kulmala, DIMECC, Toni Mattila & Kirsi Kokko Business Finland
09.45-10.15 Key note – “Nokia Technology Vision 2023” Jonne Soininen, Nokia
Company cases: Smart industry
10.20-10.40 Wärtsilä Sustainable Technology Hub & Collaborative Ecosystems – How to Leverage and Invest in Future Networking Giuseppe Sarago, Wärtsilä
Networking break
11.00-11.20 Data-enhanced Safety as Competitive Differentiator Juha Pankakoski, Konecranes
11.25-12.00 Panel discussion with above presenters Moderated by Risto Lehtinen, DIMECC Ltd
Lunch + Nokia demo sessions
13.00-13.20 How data is changing security for nation states, organisations, and individuals Dr. Valtteri Vuorisalo, Professor of Practice, Tampere University
13.20-13.40 How to ”cyber-ensure” the factories of the future Jarno Salonen, VTT
  Networking break/ Coffee
Collaboration opportunities
14.10-15.00 News from Business Finland Kirsi Kokko & Toni Mattila, Business Finland1
15.00-16.00 DIMECC ecosystem news: One Sea, FAMN, Vamos, FAME

DIMECC Prize award

Networking/Company visit
16.00-17.00 Nokia demo sessions
17.00– 19.00  Coctails & Networking

In addition we will have an ADMA booth in front of the auditorium, where participants can get to know the ADMA Trans4mers project, familiarize themselves with the ADMA Scan and meet DIMECC Trans4mers.


The event is free for the organizers’ stakeholders.


Speaker presentations


Jonne Soininen, Director, Technology Leadership at Nokia is based in Espoo, Finland. Prior to this position, he worked in different positions with Nokia, Nokia Siemens Networks, Renesas Mobile and Broadcom. Hence, Jonne has an extensive history in telecommunications and software engineering ranging over 25 years. Jonne has a doctorate of Science (Technology) from the Aalto University, Finland from the school of electrical engineering on networking and Masters degree on computer science from University of Helsinki.
Giuseppe Saragò is a passionate technology & transformational leader with significant experience in 4 stroke engine design & manufacturing. Since the very beginning of his carrier, he has been engaged in engine technology and innovation, starting as a researcher on the topics of combustion optimization, passing through 4S engine product development; currently heading Manufacturing Excellence focused to Engineering & Innovation in manufacturing domain at Wärtsilä Sustainable Technology Hub in Vaasa. Motto is: Love the problem, not solution.
Juha Pankakoski is the Executive Vice President, Technologies in Konecranes Plc. He is also a member of the Konecranes Leadership Team.
Konecranes Technologies organization is responsible for innovating, researching, creating, supporting and evaluating components, modules, and concepts used in product designs and configurations, solutions that make our products smarter & connected with their surroundings, and IT tools and services that Konecranes provides to its customers and uses to run business processes.
Juha Pankakoski has worked at Konecranes since 2004.
Tuuli Ahava is the Director, Application Program, Digital Automation at Nokia.
Dr. Valtteri Vuorisalo is a part-time Professor of Practice in National Security and Security Policy at Tampere University. He is also a Senior Visiting Research Fellow at King’s College London in the Department of War Studies and a member of the board at the Scientific Advisory Board for Defense in the Ministry of Defense (MATINE). Dr. Vuorisalo’s research focus revolves around the theme of flow security, the security impact of data and information flows especially, and how the rapid evolution of technology creates new dependencies in the international security architecture. In the private sector, Valtteri works for Fujitsu Finland as the Head of Trusted Society.
Kirsi Kokko is the Head of Digital Trust Finland ​at Business Finland.
Toni Mattila is the Head of Sustainable Manufacturing​ at Business Finland.
Mr. Jarno Salonen is working as a Senior Scientist in the Safe and connected society Research Area at VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd. He has a professional background of over 20 years in making the digital world a better place for ordinary users especially in the areas of cybersecurity, privacy, resilience and development of electronic services. Recently he has been involved in several international projects related to the cybersecurity of Industry 4.0 and the overall digital transformation of Factories of the Future (FoF).
Harri Kulmala, CEO of DIMECC, started working in machine building and manufacturing business in 1990’s, changed from business to academic atmosphere and published more than 140 articles and reports on leadership and management in technology companies in 2000’s. In 2010’s, he has led DIMECC Ltd. as one of the first and largest public private partnership actors in Europe.



This is an ADMA TranS4MErs Exchange Event. The ADMA TranS4MErs project has received funding from the European Union’s H2020-2018-2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 101037866