15-16 March 2018, St.Petersburg
I Finnish-Russian
Educational Forum
with the participation of Kazakhstan delegation
Headlines

  • Latest innovations in pre-school and school education in Finland, Russia and Kazakhstan
  • Initiating joint Finnish-Russian educational projects

Results
  • 150 Russian offline participants
  • 2000 Russian online participants
  • 2 days event

Program 2018
Thursday,
15 March 2018
The first day of the Forum
Venue – High School of Management (Volhovskiy per, 3, St.Petersburg)
09:00 - 09:30 - Registration.

09:30 - 10:00 - Welcome words from the organizers and general partners of the Forum :
- Lauri Tuomi, Finnish National Educational Agency.
- Konstantin V. Krotov, Head of Graduate School of Management, St. Petersburg University.
- Elena Balakina, Educational Committee of St.Petersburg

10:00 - 12:15 - Session 1. Innovations in K12 system in Russia and Finland.

«Finnish K12 system»
Elise Tarvainen, expert in Finnish Educational System, director Isku Learning

«The school as the core of an innovative ecosystem: the International Gymnasium of the Skolkovo Innovation Center case study»
Oksana Demjanenko, director International Gymnasium of the Skolkovo Innovation Center

Fun Learning – play and exploration at the core of wellbeing and effective learning
Sanna Lukander, CEO Fun Academy
Ramil Sultanov, Business Development director Fun Academy

7 Leadership Intelligences in Effective Schooling
Madlena Shaginyan, deputy director Letovoschool

College as alternative to university studies… Finnish approach
ESEDU, Tapio Syväoja and Katja Akulshina

12:15 - 13:00 - Coffee and networking

13:00 - 15:00 - Session 2. Learning Environment
Learning Environment. Future Finnish schools: modern learning and innovation centers - pedagogy driven architecture and design

Elise Tarvainen, director, Isku Learning
Jani Ristimäki, director, Parviainen Architects LTD

15:00-15:45 - Coffee and networking.

15:45-18:00 Session 3. Innovations in education
The right balance between Ed & Tech. Best practices and Horoshkola's experience.
Stanislav Yankevich, head of IB and international relationships division Horoshkola

How to get your mind visible? The new approaches of Smart-Learning in the school. (The case study)
Olga Milovidova, Head of Innovations Foreign languages (English, Finnish) secondary school 204 of St.Petersburg

Teacher Training in Finland: Introducing Midnight Sun Summer School 2018
Kari Kumpulainen, Director Oulu University Teacher Training School

Familiarization trips for education professionals, additional education and camps for children in Finland
Shakhnovich Aleksandra, Visit Finland
Friday,
16 March
2018
The second day of the Forum
Venue - SuomiTalo (Bolshaya Konushennaya, 8 St.Petersburg)
Workshops


09:00 - 18:00 Prescheduled meetings Finnish/Russian companies

09:00 - 11:00 - Workshop 1. Explain it to me! Describing the subject..
Foreign languages (English, Finnish) secondary school 204 of St.Petersburg
Venue: Millionnaya st, 14

09:00-10:20 - Workshop 2. Study case "Schools new environment – projects in EU and Russia" ISKU
ISKU Natalia Salonen & Julia Tukkanen
Venue: Suomi Talo, Finnish Institute in St.Petersburg (Bolshaya Konushennaya 8)

11:00-12:20 - Workshop 3. Parents and School Counselors: partners for student success. Day-to-day support, policy of inclusion, community-building.
Anastasia Mikheeva, Deputy Head (Counselling Services) International Gymnasium of the Skolkovo Innovation Center
Venue: Suomi Talo, Finnish Institute in St.Petersburg (Bolshaya Konushennaya 8)

12:30-14:00 - Workshop 4. Teacher education in Finland (professional education).
Tapio Syväoja and Katja Akulshina, ESEDU
Venue: Suomi Talo, 1st fl (Bolshaya Konushennaya 8)

13:00-14:20 - Workshop 5. "Ready to learn the Finnish way?
No homework? No exams? Students are happy? Did you only play today? Discover the truth about Finnish education!
Lumo Education
Venue: Suomi Talo, Finnish Institute in St.Petersburg (Bolshaya Konushennaya 8)

15:00-16:20 - Workshop 6. Preparation to WorldSkills competition in college.
Pekka Orava and Katja Akulshina, ESEDU
Venue: Suomi Talo, Finnish Institute in St.Petersburg (Bolshaya Konushennaya 8)

Video 2018
STRATEGIC PARTNERS
INFORMATIONAL PARTNERS
ORGANIZER
TEAM
Irina
Solonova
Curator, program of the event, working with Russian and Finnish speakers, sponsorship packages
Anastasia
Tcyganova
Organizational issues, registration for the participants
Ekaterina Malevskaya-Malevich
Zhaniya
Adilbek
Organizational issues of Kazakhstan's delegation participation in the Forum, work with Finnish and Kazakh partners
Natalia Gromova
Expert on service design and Finnish EduExport products adaptation to Russian market
ADDRESS
The 1 day of the Forum: St. Petersburg, Volkhovsky per., 3
The 2 day of the Forum: St. Petersburg, Bolshaya Konushennaya str., 8