Island Talks

Event Description

Come enjoy a sunny afternoon on one of the islands around Helsinki! This event is organised for the members of EIT Digital Alumni and focused on personal develpoment, soft skills and well-being. 

After the presentations, which are held in the picturesque Auditorium of a former military base currently used as artist studios, we will have lunch and possibility to tour the unique nature of the island, with for example 5 different species of seagull. The day will continue with networking and sauna (bring your own towel).

The schedule is as follows:

10.30 OR 11.00 Take the ferry to the island!
11.30-12.00 Introductions and welcome drinks (30 min.)
12.00-13.30 Workshop: Me as a Professional Influencer (1.5h)
13.30-14.30 Networking lunch (1 h.)
14.30-15.15 Workshop: Introduction to Mindfulness (30-45 min.)
15.15-17.00 Sauna and/or hiking around the island

A ferry must be used to reach the island. It departs every 20-30 minutes from Kaivopuisto waterfront Ullanlinna pier (shown in the photo below), which is located right next to Café Ursula. Find more details here.

Island Talks


This event is free of charge, but each participant must pay his/her own boat ride to the island, which costs 5€ round-trip per person. Note: The ferry company accepts only card or MobilePay, no cash payments!


Event Date
Event Location
Harakansaari, Helsinki, Finland