On March 20th, 2017...

To celebrate our global partnership with Nokia, we have hosted the first-ever signature g4g Day event in Tampere as the second city in our three city launch in Finland!

Together, we invited 100 girls between the ages of 11 and 15 to the impressive Nokia facilities in modern Tampere where they had the opportunity to discover the link between science and the everyday during a full day of interactive workshops in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics! 

For more information on our launch in Espoo, click here; and in Oulu, click here!

Hashtags: #g4gDayTampere #g4gNokia


Where. When. What. How?!

 

Where? Nokia premises in Tampere, Finland

When? Monday, 20th of March, 2017 (from 8:30 to 14:15)

What? Welcoming 100 girls aged 11-15 from local communities to come and join us for a g4g Day event filled with interactive and hands-on fun with Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

How? We invite role model professionals to lead 45 minute workshops that show the link to STEM; 12 - 15 girls in one workshop; a chance to experience 4 workshops throughout the day.

*This is a free event and will be conducted in Finnish*

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Meet the Team!

From global communications & event coordinating, she manages various g4g internal projects, creates science workshops, supervises our lovely young interns and ambassadors and loves to lead the DNA workshop across the globe! She loves all things science, but what really gets her going is studying the core of all living things... the molecules of life! Get in contact with here here!  

From global communications & event coordinating, she manages various g4g internal projects, creates science workshops, supervises our lovely young interns and ambassadors and loves to lead the DNA workshop across the globe! She loves all things science, but what really gets her going is studying the core of all living things... the molecules of life! Get in contact with here here!

 

Global Project Manager,                 greenlight for girls

Nina has two kids, a 1st grader boy and a 2nd grader girl. She is a leader in Research & Development at Nokia. She mainly coordinates projects at work, but her passion is to take care of her employees’ well-being and satisfaction. Nina loves good music and almost any kind of sports.

Nina has two kids, a 1st grader boy and a 2nd grader girl. She is a leader in Research & Development at Nokia. She mainly coordinates projects at work, but her passion is to take care of her employees’ well-being and satisfaction. Nina loves good music and almost any kind of sports.

g4gTampere Team, Nokia

Melissa Rancourt, Chairman & Founder. Melissa is an engineer herself and loves the Big Bang TV show. So much so that she does a workshop based on it which has proved to be one of the favourites of the girls. Melissa is a true science geek and doesn't mind who knows this!  Her story is our story so check it out here!

Melissa Rancourt, Chairman & Founder. Melissa is an engineer herself and loves the Big Bang TV show. So much so that she does a workshop based on it which has proved to be one of the favourites of the girls. Melissa is a true science geek and doesn't mind who knows this! 

Her story is our story so check it out here!

Founder and Chairman,          greenlight for girls

Kirsi is a mum of 12-year-old-twins – a girl and a boy. She works at Nokia as a software project manager. She loves dancing and reading mystery books.

Kirsi is a mum of 12-year-old-twins – a girl and a boy. She works at Nokia as a software project manager. She loves dancing and reading mystery books.

g4g Tampere Team, Nokia

Having grown up wanting to be Indiana Jones, Alexaundra loves to find new ways to combine her passions for science, history, languages and world travel. She is currently pursuing a Master's degree and co-teaching an after school science program. 

Having grown up wanting to be Indiana Jones, Alexaundra loves to find new ways to combine her passions for science, history, languages and world travel. She is currently pursuing a Master's degree and co-teaching an after school science program. 

Project Manager,                greenlight for girls

 

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