I’m off to see the Ambassador

22042010221

I’m off to the Finnish Embassy this afternoon with — I believe — a few other folk from the mobile and telecoms industries. The Embassy is putting on a seminar on the innovations in Telecommunications and Media. I said I’d be delighted to go along. It should no doubt be an interesting experience.

I suspect that the phrase ‘Nokia’ will be mentioned. I have taken to pronouncing it the American and Finnish way — ‘NO-keee-aaah’ — but I’m afraid my knowledge of the Finnish language ends there.

You can’t really talk telecommunications and Finland without mentioning Nokia. Depending on market fluctuations, the company typically accounts for about a third of the entire market capitalisation of the Helsinki Stock Exchange. I’ll let you know how I get on.

I have my passport ready. I also thought I should bring my glorious Nokia N86 8MP handset too. You know — when in Rome.

(My Original Blog Post: http://ping.fm/EtVmw)

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: