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    Business Tampere is hiring: Director, Artificial Intelligence (AI) Transformation

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    Application period closes at .

    Is your heart beating for the Tampere Region? Would you like to develop sustainable and international growth of the companies in the region? Would you like to work in a vantage point to meet companies and promote businesses in various ways?

    We have a vacancy for a highly experienced senior expert, who feels at home in an international research and business environment. We will strenghten our capability to building an international Artificial Intelligence Transformation Hub (AIT-hub) together with Tampere university, City of Tampere, Ministry of Finance and various companies.

    Your tasks include:

    • heading the network of international AIT-hub activity building, content creation and funding opportunities
    • building international connections and project based cooperation mainly to Japan and South Korea
    • supporting the local AI ecosystem development

    What we expect from you:

    • extensive experience of Artificial Intelligence (AI) research and development activities
    • evidence of working with various international cooperation networks (smart city and/or industry) with wide personal contacts
    • knowledge of national AI stakeholders and business ecosystems
    • a university degree in a relevant subject
    • fluent communication skills in written and oral English and possible also with other languages

    As an employee, you:

    • have good interaction, communication and organizational skills
    • are able to manage large entities and promote issues long-term
    • are not intimidated by rapidly changing plans and unexpected situations
    • are customer service oriented
    • are proactive and reliable
    • act naturally in networks and as part of a team

    Business Tampere is the economic development agency of the Tampere region, promoting investments and creating an attractive environment for sustainable business in the region. Read more on our webpage

    If you want to join our dream team, send your application and CV as well as salary expectations to us no later than on December 31, 2021 to Your subject line is ” Director, Artificial Intelligence (AI) Transformation”. The start date can be negotiated.

    For any further information

    contact Business Tampere’s CEO Harri Airaksinen at the following times:

    • Tue Dec 7 at 10am-11.30am,
    • Thu Dec 9 at 15.30pm-17.30pm,
    • Tue Dec 14 at 15pm-16pm, or
    • Wed Dec 17 at 10am-11 am.

    Harri Airaksinen, CEO, Business Tampere
    tel. +358 40 504 1215

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