BBC1 project is moving despite of Covid-19

BBC1 project press release

We are all facing now challenges, both in everyday life and in business and we need to find new ways to act. Because the border between Finland and Russia is closed and we are aiming in the project implement cross-border actions, we are indeed facing obstacles. Remote connections enable everyday communication across borders, but they cannot replace meetings and events in real life.

In BBC1 -project number of events are planned to be organized during the Ecology of Big City Forum in SPb. The new preliminary dates of the Forum are 17.-19.9.2020. The planned visit of Russian business delegation to Mikkeli region is postponed to the end of August. At the moment we are making efforts to boost new business ideas of circular economy and biotechnology among students. We are actively developing and diversifying business cooperation networks and business environments in the both countries.

Our message is: Stay safe and strong, all obstacles are meant to be overcome together.

Contact: Saija Tillgren, project manager
Email: saija.tillgren@mikseimikkeli.fi
Telephone: +358 50 387 2691