The event will be hosted by Jere Törmänen, a sports commentator known from TV and the earliest FRUSHs
Risto Lintur's central research area is radical technology and its social effects. His most recent report, Towards a Better Future! is published by the Parliament's future committee and focuses on solving the problems of sustainable development and the role of technological development from the perspectives of all 17 UN sustainable development goals. Linturi has launched several projects that have received extensive international attention.
Toni is a shareholder and chief operating officer of Wega Group, before moving to Wega in spring 2020, Toni served as the CEO of Fennovoima for five years, and in addition, his work history has been accumulated from, for example, Rautaruukki, where he worked in the group's management team as strategy, technology, energy and environment manager and on the boards of several energy companies.
Mika Järvinen works as a Professor at Aalto University in Department of Mechanical engineering, in the School of Engineering. He works on many applications including waste and plastics utilization, carbon capture, storage and utilization (CCUS), Power2X concepts and circular economy. Järvinen also leads three Energy Master’s programs in Aalto university and he is a passioned teacher, especially on renewable energy. Järvinen received Caltech’s Resonate Award in 2015 and he has extensive experience in scientific leadership.
Jussi Eerikäinen is the CEO of the Häme Chamber of Commerce. He serves on the boards of several companies and foundations. In his DI studies in production economics, Jussi focused on innovation management and forecasting methods. Eerikäinen also serves on the board of the Kestävä Lahti Foundation. The foundation promotes and supports sustainable community development and was responsible for planning and implementing the Lahti European Green Capital 2021 project.