10 June 2019

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SMASH Turku

10 June
2019

VISITOR AND INNOVATION CENTRE JOKI

LEMMINKÄISENKATU 12B
20520 TURKU

EVENT INFO

SMASH Turku brings together top athletes and sport entusiasts, start-ups, investors, businessSMASH Turku leaders and public sector. Set of key note speakers from the top of their fields, inspirational demo area and international pitching competition makes sure you'll get to know the latest trends and innovations and you are sure to find the business leads you are after!

SMASH Turku takes place on 10 June 2019 at Visitor and Innovation Centre Joki. SMASH Turku is part of Paavo Nurmi Games, the IAAF World Challenge competition that takes place in Turku on the following day, Tuesday 11 June.

Speakers

Alex Zurita

Head of Sport Tech Hub, London Sport

Lars Stegelmann

Executive Vice President Commercial, Nielsen Consulting

Paolo Emilio Adami

Medical Manager of Health & Science Department, IAAF

Ilkka Kanerva

Chairman of the Board, Paavo Nurmi Games and former IAAF Council Member

Kristian Törnqvist

Chairman and CEO, Angular Velocity

Antti Pihlakoski

IAAF and European Athletics Council Member

Marko Yrjövuori

Founder, Healthy Boss

Marie Rautio-Sipilä

Project Manager, Turku Future Sports

Antero Hirvensalo

D.Sc. (Tech.), Senior Researcher, University of Turku, Turku School of Economics

Anna Sorainen

CEO, Ground

Timo Ketonen

Entrepeneur and Angel Investor

André Noël Chaker

Owner, C&C Global Advocates
Chairman of the Board, MySpeaker

Program

MONDAY, 10 JUNE 2019

12:30

Welcome to SMASH Turku!

Opening by the City of Turku and SMASH

12:45

London most active city 2020

Alex Zurita - Head of Sport Tech Hub, London Sport

13:20

Turku Future Sports – Building A Happy Home For Sports Together

Marie Rautio-Sipilä - Project Manager, Turku Future Sports                      
Anna Sorainen - CEO, Ground                      
Antero Hirvensalo - D.Sc. (Tech.), Senior Researcher, University of Turku, Turku School of Economics

14:00

Pitching

14:30

Networking and coffee

15:30

Commercial Trends In Sports

Lars Stegelmann - Executive Vice President Commercial, Nielsen Sports

16:15

Sports-centric Sports Technology

Kristian Törnqvist - Chairman and CEO, Angular Velocity

16:45

Panel discussion

Hosted by Marko Yrjövuori - Founder, Healthy Boss

17:20

The Use of Technology to Safeguard and Improve Athletes' Health in Athletics

Paolo Emilio Adami - Medical Manager of Health & Science Department, IAAF

18:00

Panel discussion (in Finnish)

Ilkka Kanerva - Chairman of the Board, Paavo Nurmi Games and former IAAF Council Member
Timo Ketonen - Entrepreneur and Angel Investor
Antti Pihlakoski - IAAF and European Athletics Council Member   

18:30

Closing

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