GET TOGETHER DAY

GET TOGETHER DAY

On Friday, October 2nd 2015, InnoBarentsLab participated in the “Get together” day. The topic was Introducing study Life in Lapland University of Applied Sciences. The aim of this event was to promote Lapin AMK around the world. First of all, from 10.15 to 11.30, we have assisted in a short presentation about the English Degree program in Lapland UAS: Tourism program, International Business Administration and Business Information (in Tornio) and Nursing Program. Tourism has a well perspective of development in Rovaniemi and need constant renewal. Besides, International Business Administration is based on business…Read more
Restaurant Day: Vietnamese Street-food

Restaurant Day: Vietnamese Street-food

After the success of “Malinka Sweet Russian Coffee” (February, 2015), IBL decided to continue with another Restaurant Day event, and this time Vietnamese street food was chosen. On Saturday, May 16th 2015, InnoBarentsLab brought to Rovaniemi people an unforgettable experience with Vietnamese food and music. We started with a local who is famous with her love for food from Ho Chi Minh City: An Tran, the project’s leader and an international team from China, Finland, Czech Republic, and Russia. Together, they made a perfect team with a big passion for Vietnamese authentic cuisine…Read more
RunFunRova

RunFunRova

RUN FUN ROVA official meaning was to offer to students, teachers and other citizens chance to run for fun. What does it really mean you will ask?! It was running competition which was based on leadership and team work skills. Team consisted of 4 – 5 runners who´s task was according given map run from one checkpoint to another and in the end finish together at the finish. RUN FUN ROVA competition started at Lapland University of Applied Sciences and continued including 4 other checkpoints through Rovaniemi city center and finished at the…Read more
InnoBarentsLab in Arctic Business Forum 2015

InnoBarentsLab in Arctic Business Forum 2015

Arctic Business Forum (ABF) held annually in Rovaniemi, Finland and it’s a place where discusses the latest business development and the future prospects of the European High North economy. Participants are not only able to learn, update and discuss arctic business developments but also do business through interactive conference sessions, trade show, matchmaking lounge and high class social programs. InnoBarentsLab this year assists in organization of the event with a team of 12 active members. We spent time in the beginning to plan everything in advance to ensure things go into the right…Read more

Polar Bear Pitch

I was suppose to write about our trip to Polar Bear Pitch ages ago, but life got in the way, so here it is. On Wednesday 25th of February we packed our selves into car and drove to Oulu. The pitching event started at 14pm and there was lots of people in the audience. The actual pitching place was in the top of the river and the audience were in the shore. All the speaches and pitches was held in the hole in the ice, in the freezing cold water but the participants…Read more
Malinka: Sweet Russian Day

Malinka: Sweet Russian Day

The day “X” has already gone, however there are a lot of people around, who are still sharing their experiences about an event. We were working in IBL room, when Maria mentioned about Restaurant Day, which supposed to be on Sunday 15.02. The idea of Sweet Russian Day was quite spontaneous, but came to our minds immediately, as so as half of our team were Russian members. Although we are still young students, having a “cooking experience” only for few years, living alone in Rovaniemi and baking without mums help, all of us…Read more

Barents Education Trip

InnoBarentsLab is organising Barents Education trip for Lapland University of Applied Sciences Innovative Business Service and International Business students. It's in week 13 (23.-27.3.2015) and we will be going by bus to the Kirkenes and Murmansk. Registeration for the trip Deadline 6.2.2015 Let's explore Barents region and have fun together! This is a one in a lifetime opportunity :) Annual Barents Field Trip offers the students and anyone interested to have a tour around Northernmost parts of Europe, visiting unique places one would never explore otherwise. The tour takes place from 23 -…Read more
InnoBarentsLab went Levi for innovative weekend workshop

InnoBarentsLab went Levi for innovative weekend workshop

InnoBarentsLab (IBL) is a home for creative and innovative people, and at the same time, it is a place where you make new friends. Here in IBL we define our company as a big family which is happy to welcome everyone who is interested to become a part of a hard process of innovation. Levi trip was fulfilled with positive emotions starting right from the beginning of our journey. Without outsourcing the transportation service, IBL has reached the beautiful village fast enough to be able to stay focused and energetic for the upcoming…Read more
Spring 2015 Student Leader

Spring 2015 Student Leader

It's always hard to put the first words down on the paper. But hi, my name is Maria and I'm the student leader of IBL for this spring and second year Innovative Business Service student. Previously I have been IBL's social media specialist and website creator and administrator. So now is time to step up and try something new. I have already lived in Rovaniemi about 5 years, since I also went to high school and vocational school here. Now I have two white hats from those schools, and my vocation is baker…Read more
Business Camp II – Murmansk, Russia (Dec 2014)

Business Camp II – Murmansk, Russia (Dec 2014)

Written by: Duong Nguyen After the successful of Business Camp May 2014, "Young Innovative Entrepreneurs" project continues its cross-border cooperation with Business Camp II. The event is organized and taken place from 03/12 to 09/12/2014 in Murmansk, Russia. With the participation of YIE members from Lapland University of Applied Sciences, InnoBarentsLab, Jo- Jo the dog films and Urbanid companies, we looked forward to having a productive week. Thursday (04/12/2014) was full of meetings. Anzelika Krastina, the leader of InnoBarentsLab in Rovaniemi and MIBO partners Larisa Bilous, Elena Skiotis, Elena Zubrickaya had a discussion…Read more