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Welcome and opening words

On behalf of the WALCC Board and the founders of the association, the Chair and Vice Chair will outline the 10th Anniversary Forum.
Opening addresses from the City of Lahti and the Finnish Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment will set the stage.

on stage

Mayor, City of Lahti

Pekka Timonen

Ministerial Adviser, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment

Mikko Puustinen

Mr. Puustinen has over 20 years of experience in international affairs, especially in China, and has previously worked with the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland and its Embassy in Beijing, as well as a consultant for Finnish businesses. Mr. Puustinen is fluent in Chinese.

Honorary Chairman of WALCC, Professor, Tsinghua University

Kang Feiyu