Entrepreneur, would you need help with your business? Participate in Vantaa City’s co-creation project – for free!

During spring 2022, Business Development Services of the City of Vantaa will organize short co-creation projects, design sprints. Sprints will help the participating organizations in developing their own operations and services with the help of international talents.

What is Design Sprint? 

Design Sprint is a design process that allows you to quickly create new products or services, develop the existing ones, or get solutions to other business challenges, targeting internal or business development projects.

Design sprints summarize long development processes into five days, during which a concept is refined from ideas, followed by a prototype being produced and validated by test users.

In just one week, utilizing design methods it is possible to design and achieve as much as in months-long processes.

Why participate? 

By participating in the design sprint, the company will get:

  • An opportunity to participate in the design sprint for free. Usually, such services costs companies thousands of euros.
  • A tested solution to a critical business challenge.
  • An opportunity to get acquainted with highly educated internationals living in Finland.
  • An opportunity to create positive employer image.
  • Visibility in the City of Vantaa’s communication channels.


The sprints will be conducted mainly in English. Depending on the wishes and the language skills of the participants, we can use both Finnish and English.


Register to solve your company’s challenge by contacting specialist Katri Lahtinen:

Katri Lahtinen


tel. 040-537 3221

The co-creation projects are part of the City of Vantaa’s Talent Vantaa – Growth for Vantaa International Experts project, which is funded by the Ministry of Employment and the Economic Affairs. The project contributes to the goals of the national Talent Boost program.
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