In English

DreamUp on Tuesday 21.3.2017 starting from 12 pm

What do you expect from your future career? Do you want to live on your own terms? Are you brave enough to go your own way?

DreamUp, an entrepreneurship-oriented student event takes place in the Jyväskylä city centre on Tuesday 21.3.2017 at 12–6pm. The event is free of charge and brings together students from the University of Jyväskylä, JAMK University of Applied Sciences and Jyväskylä Educational Consortium. The event provides many kinds of exciting possibilities and a chance for networking – come find your own path and soak up the entrepreneurial spirit!

Regardless of what you are dreaming of, DreamUp is an event just for you. Our excellent guest speakers will inspire you to follow your dreams and give useful tips for creating your own career – it doesn’t matter if you are just interested in entrepreneurship or have already started your own business. An entrepreneurial attitude is an asset on many areas of life, so the event will offer something for everyone.

DreamUp is an event from student to students. This means that you will get the chance to talk with young entrepreneurs about their unique paths to entrepreneurship and fulfilling their dreams. Since a part of the program will be organized in English, we warmly welcome international students to come dream up with us!

Events available in English:

1pm–3:30pm: Pop-up marketplace with student entrepreneurs
A course with checkpoints and activities available also in English!

5pm: JES on Stage: Pekka Hyysalo
After a serious skiing accident in 2010, freestyle skier Pekka Hyysalo experienced a head trauma and had to make a decision between giving up or fighting back. The brand FightBack nowadays stands for positive thinking, persistence and not giving up on what’s the most important to you.

Hyysalo has been awarded the speaker of the year in 2016 and has been described as an inspiring, positive and great speaker with a touching message. In DreamUp, Hyysalo will give his presentation in English.

DreamUp 2017 Afterparty by JES in Freetime

Jyväskylä Entrepreneurship Society proudly presents: the official DreamUp 2017 Afterparty!

9pm: Doors open
10pm: Freestyle rap: Toistuvat Yllätykset

More information coming up later. The event is held in English and the age restriction is 18+.