”International Business Powered by Talents” project fosters the renewal, growth, agility, competitiveness and employment of the economy of Tampere region by strengthening the SMEs´ abilities in internationalization, innovation and co-creation.


The project enhances abilities of the regional public business services to improve and adjust to the changing environment and to better serve the business life in the region with the help of customer orientation, service design and digitalization. International talents will be engaged in the development of new services which promotes their visibility, competences and expertise to SMEs.

In International Business Powered by Talents -project, New Factory acts as a organizer of Growthbuilders which is a concrete and forthright way for businesses and international experts with valuable know-how to generate growth together.


The Growthbuilders program consists of one-month long collaboration periods taking place in VarmaWorks co-working space in Finlayson area in the city center. New Factory experts are facilitating the collaboration and taking care of all the practicalities.


Business Tampere, Lead Partner
New Factory 
The Baltic Institute of Finland


Duration of the project:

1 March 2018 – 29 February 2020




Ms Mervi Alho
Project Manager
Business Tampere
tel. +358 40 665 3221

Mr. Jukka Matikainen


New Factory

jukka matikainen@newfactory.fi

tel.+358 40 533 6379


Hermiankatu 6 A, 5th floor, P.O.BOX 140

 33720 Tampere, Finland

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