Soprano, the leading Nordic private education organisation has signed a 4 MEUR contract for a two year development program, total value of 7.8 MEUR, with a middle sized Asian country’s governmental institution. Seppo is part of the Finnish education expertise export consortium taking the program to practice. The program concentrates on renewing the country's professional education system.
Our CEO Riku attended the delegation of Minister Toivakka to UAE and Saudi Arabia. The aim of the visit was to open new business opportunities in the Gulf area. Riku introduced seppo to the officials of the local Ministry of Education. In Abu Dhabi a visit to the Higher Colleges of Technology led to an agreement to continue our cooperation. HCT has been piloting seppo this autumn. In Dubai Riku facilitated workshops in GEMS and Rashid School for Boys. Both schools decided to start a pilot period of seppo at the beginning of 2016.
Our CEO Riku Alkio is attending the delegation of minister Lenita Toivakka to Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Saudi Arabia on Oct 31 – Nov 5, 2015. During the visit Riku will meet local ministers, educational officers and customers. Seppo brings spark to learning also in the Gulf area!