2014

EVENTS IN 2014
9.12.2014

Atlantic Council of Finland Annual Autumn Meeting

G18 Ballroom, Yrjönkatu 18, Helsinki

Speakers

Mr Pertti Salolainen, Minister (hon.), MP, Vice Chair of the Atlantic Council of Finland, Vice Chair of  the Foreign Affairs Committee

Mr Timo Soini, Chair of the Foreign Affairs Committee, Parliament of Finland

 

 


27.10.2014

Nato after the Wales Summit

Speakers:

Prikaatikenraali Juha Pyykönen, Valt.lis.
Co-Chairman, NATO CFI Advisory Task Force

Yrsa Grüne, Pääkirjoitustoimittaja, Hufvudstadsbladet

Janne Kuusela, Yksikön johtaja, Puolustusministeriö

Chair of the event:

Jarmo Mäkelä, Journalist

Venue: Pääesikunnan keskuspaviljonki, Helsinki

The event was organized by the Atlantic Council of Finland and TK-Tiedotuskilta

14.10.2014

NATO: The Next Era

Speakers:

Ambassador Douglas Lute, U.S. Permanent Representative to NATO

Ms. Johanna Sumuvuori, Green Politician and Helsinki City Counselor

Mr. Patrik Gayer, Special Adviser to the Minister of Defense of Finland

Discussion is moderated by Mr. Reijo Lindroos, Senior Correspondent at YLE

Event was organized by the Atlantic Council of Finland and US Embassy in Helsinki

   

22.9.2014

TTIP – Just the Tip of the Iceberg?


Venue: G18 Ballroom, Yrjönkatu 18, Helsinki, Finland

Welcome Words:

Diogo Pinto
Secretary General, European Movement International

Keynote Speeches:

Signe Ratso
Director for Trade Strategy and Analysis & Market Access
European Commission

Susan Elbow
Deputy Chief of Mission, U.S. Embassy Finland

Discussion on Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP):

Juha Beurling
Secretary General, Consumers´ Union of Finland

Simo Karetie
Chief Policy Adviser, Confederation of Finnish Industries

Pekka Ristelä
Director, FinUnions

Juha Ruippo
Director of International and EU Affairs
The Central Union of Agricultural Producers and Forest Owners

Matthew Wood
Policy Director, AmCham Finland

Chair of the event:

Pertti Salolainen
MP, Minister (Hon.), Vice-Chair of Atlantic Council of Finland

29.-31.5.2014

2BS-forum organised by the Atlantic Council of Montenegro.

Venue: Budva, Montenegro

   

Pictures

28.-29.5.2014

ATA Council Meeting

Venue: Budva, Montenegro

13.5.2014

Atlantic Council of Finland Annual Spring Meeting

Venue: Museum of the Bank of Finland, Helsinki

13.5.2014

Governor of the Bank of Finland Erkki Liikanen spoke to the members of the Atlantic Council of Finland

Venue: Museum of the Bank of Finland, Helsinki

1.4.2014

Crisis in Ukraine – Implications for the security in Europe and Finland

Speakers:

Jaakko Iloniemi
Minister (Hon.), Ambassador, Honorary Chair of Atlantic Council of Finland
Markus Lyra
Ambassador

Chair:

Pertti Salolainen
MP, Minister (Hon.), Vice President of the Atlantic Council of Finland

Venue: G18 Juhlasali, Yrjönkatu 18, Helsinki

   

18.3.2014

Why Gender Matters: Lessons learned from NATO Perspective

Speaker:
Ms Mari Skåre, NATO Secretary General´s Special Representative for Women, Peace and Security

http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natolive/who_is_who_89607.htm

Venue: Ministry for Foreign Affairs

Organised together with the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland.

 

27.1.2014

Mr Jaakko Iloniemi, Minister (Hon.), Honorary Chair of Atlantic Council of Finland spoke to the students of Puolalanmäki Upper Secondary School in Turku. The topic of the discussion was Transatlantic Relations.