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Get Ready to… Savor Every Second of NBForum 2017

We’re in the home stretch leading up to Nordic Business Forum 2017!!

Are you fully prepared for the best business days of your year? You should have the basics covered; make sure you get plenty of sleep, eat well, and exercise. And once you’re healthy, we recommend that you set yourself a goal for the event. What do you hope to achieve by attending this event? For some, it may be to make new business contacts, while for others, it may be to learn from our speakers. Whatever your purpose, plan ahead and bring all your tools with you to make the most of your time with us.

In the spirit of being prepared, we have compiled a checklist for you to review before the conference. It will help you stay on top of everything that’s happening at NBForum 2017 so you don’t miss a thing!

Last Minute Checklist for NBForum 2017


__ Download the Nordic Business Forum event app
__ Download Brella app and start booking meetings
__ Get your seminar pass from the pre-check-in
__ Read the Welcome Kit
__ Get to know the route / Helsinki
__ Get to know the speakers by reading the Speaker Spotlights
__ Pick your outfits — remember comfortable shoes!
__ Pack your business cards
__ Charge your computer and phone, and take a power bank with you!
__ Take headphones with you to listen to the simultaneous interpretation by Delingua
__ Start following @NBForumHQ and using #NBForum2017 on social media


__ Arrive early for check-in (if you missed the pre-check-in)
__ Scout out the venue and find your seat
__ Watch interviews at the Business Insider Nordic Live Studio
__ Eat! Try out our menu at lunch
__ Eat more! Taste the delicious snacks during breaks
__ Drink lots of water to stay hydrated
__ Grab a drink from our mocktail bar
__ Keep an open mind and network with other event guests
__ Book meeting with Brella and arrive early for your meetings
__ Engage in discussions and network with people at the Theme Tables
__ Take notes during the sessions to reflect on later
__ Visit our partners’ experience areas
__ Visit our Business Corners if you need to catch up on work
__ Go take a photo at the NBForum 2017 photo wall
__ Say hi to our staff and volunteers — we’re here to serve you!
__ Join the discussion on social media using #NBForum2017
__ Rate the speakers after every session using the Nordic Business Forum event app
__ Make the most of your evenings by continuing to casually network at Maxine


__ Tell us what you thought by giving feedback online or in person
__ Contact the people you’ve met and follow up on business opportunities
__ Follow up on missed connections by using NBForum 2017 as a talking point
__ Share lessons and memories of NBForum 2017 with your friends and colleagues
__ Go to NBReport for recaps on speakers sessions and anything you missed
__ Stay tuned for the executive summary!
__ Check the sketchnotes by Linda Saukko-Rauta to refresh your memory about the sessions
__ Keep the conversation going on social media using #NBForum2017
__ Turn those new ideas into action!

If you want to check things off the list, you can download the checklist here. And if you haven’t managed to snag a ticket for Nordic Business Forum 2017, you can still get in on the action by purchasing a Live Stream license!