Within the Vantaa Innovation Festival week, the Learning City webinar addresses digital education and life-long learning. Internationality, myriad innovation projects, and investments into digital education are Vantaa’s sources of pride!

  • Time: October 27, 2022, at 9:00-10:30 CET (Finnish time/ Romanian time: 10.00-11.30)
  • Language: English
  • Host: Riku Rantala, journalist and creator of the Madventures TV series
  • Speakers: City of Vantaa employees and representatives of various stakeholders
  • Enrollment: enroll to the webinar via Webpropol

Register to The Learning City webinar and learn about digital education and life-long learning in Vantaa. For example:

  • How digital education platform will bring together students, teachers, guardians and the whole education ecosystem;
  • How digitalization is used in Early Childhood Education and Care;
  • And what the future supercampus for skills development is all about.


At 9:00, Welcome! Digital learning in Vantaa

Antti Lindtman, Chairman of the City Council
Katri Kalske, Deputy Mayor, Education and Learning

At 9:10, The digital learning path from early education to secondary upper education in Vantaa

Minna Vänskä, Project Specialist, Early Childhood Education
Jenni Sipola, Teacher, Comprehensive Education
Anna Meriluoto, Lecturer, Vantaa Vocational College Varia

At 10:25, DigiOne – the new Digital Ecosystem in Learning

Kirsi Lehto, Project Director

At 9:40, Continuous Learning – how the citizens and organizations learn, how can we tackle labour shortage?

  • Digi-Flash and Big Flash: Rapid experimentations with emerging technologies
    – Katri Kalske, Deputy Mayor, Education and Learning- Antti Liljaniemi, Project Manager, Senior Lecturer, Metropolia University of Applied Sciences
  • Urban Growth Vantaa: co-creating and testing new technology solutions while developing a local skills ecosystem
    – Lotta Alajoki, Project Specialist, Urban Growth Vantaa
  • Vantaa Capacity Campus, future hub of continuous learning and local innovation test environment
    – Ulla Boer, Project Manager, Vantaa Capacity Campus- Ari Ranki, Director of Upper Secondary Education

At 10:10, Talent Vantaa – international experts Talent Boost network

Santeri Raappana, Project Specialist, Talent Vantaa

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Time: October 27, 2022, at 9:00-10:30 CET (Finnish time/ Romanian time: 10.00-11.30)

Registration: enroll to the webinar via Webpropol

Source and image: vanta.fi (via Digital Education Hub)