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CEO x 1 Day 2017: Student, spend a day with CEO Antti Vasara



CEO x 1 Day gives university students from third year up the opportunity to spend a day with a prominent Finnish CEO. Apply now and get a chance to spend a day with VTT's CEO Antti Vasara! 

The program is organized by Odgers Berndtson and their programme, CEO x 1 Day has taken place in Finland since 2015. This season, Odgers Berndtson will identify 8 students with outstanding leadership potential through a selection process to match them with a CEO from a leading Finnish organization. 

The CEO x 1 Day program will uncover some of Finland's most promising future talent and give CEOs an opportunity to connect and better understand what drives the next generation of leaders. The selection process gives students valuable experience for their future career through activities such as video interviews and leadership assessment. The finalists will spend a day shadowing the CEO learning about their background, organization and leadership approach.

Application is open to university students in Finland from third year up with at least 150 study points. Foreign exchange students in Finland are also warmly welcomed to participate.

Season 3 features the following CEOs:

Antti Vasara, President & CEO, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

Tomi Pitkänen, CEO, Country Managing Partner, Deloitte Finland

Kai Konola, President & CEO, Oy Halton Group Ltd

Panu Routila, President & CEO, Konecranes

Pekka Ojanpää, President & CEO, Lassila & Tikanoja

Robin Lindahl, President & CEO, Normet Group

Aarne Aktan, Group CEO, Pihlajalinna

Jyri Luomakoski, President & CEO, Uponor


Application ends March 3, 2017. Further information and the application form can be found on the program website: