September 27. - 28. | Online | Totally free

- Exciting keynotes

- Industry insights

- Walk-in interviews


Top speakers, panels, demos


Total participants


Career opportunities

Fast track your career with Digitalize and Automate 2022

If you are a student today, you will either be a part of the tech industry, or use someone else’s tech.

This year we, Efecte, are gathering students across Europe to learn about digitalization and automation at one of the biggest European tech industry events.

Whether you are on your path to a technical or business degree, or just curious, join us online in September 2022! 


See the open postitions

Why should you join?

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Event overview


free 2-day virtual business event with European thought leaders. We have invited 25 speakers to host inspiring keynotes and insightful panels that you don’t want to miss. Sign up today to learn from by top professionals. 

Why join?

Over the two days we will cover many vital topics in today’s business world. You will learn about:   

  • the future of work 
  • human-centered design 
  • the role of digitalization and automation throughout industries. 

New to the tech industry? Our top speakers will give you an insider view of what tech industry is today and make sure you have a complete understanding of the tech environment and what it offers.

Walk-in interviews

This year we are going even more hands-on and giving you a chance to start your career with digitalization and automation. Learn about the various career opportunities available in the growing tech industry, working with IT and beyond.

Come and pitch yourself to Efecte and our event partners at the walk-in interviews.

We’re growing and you’ve a great opportunity to join our team! If you’re attracted to a company, that
  • is on an ambitious growth journey to be The Leading European Alternative in Service Management space
  • improves the working life by digitalizing and automating people’s work
  • has inclusive culture and has been awarded as one of the best places to work in Finland
  • allows you to be yourself and grow and develop in SaaS software business
  • gives you the freedom to choose where to work from
  • where local language skills are not (always) required :)
  • Book a 15-minute online meeting to interview for available positions or discuss career opportunities in tech overall.


  • September 27 - 28, during the event.

How to get a meeting?

  • Book a meeting directly with the recruiters on the line. Sign up now and get a link to the booking page.

Open positions


Book your walk-in interview now

Sign up and you will get the link to booking page

Meet other exciting speakers from this year's lineup

What's next?

Are you ready to deep-dive into the tech space and take on the challenge of building the digital future in the coming years?

Register for free and become a part of Digitalize and Automate 2022.

Feel free to spread the word across your student communities. Our aim is to provide valuable and entertaining insights for students all across Europe.   

Sign up!

Day 1 - September 27

Digitalization and automation: new perspectives

Please note that the times listed are in the Central European Standard time zone (CEST).

9.30 CEST  
9.30 - 9.40 Welcome to Digitalize and Automate 2022 - Accelerate growth in Europe moderated by Reidar Wasenius
9.40 - 10.00 OPENING KEYNOTE: Niilo Fredrikson, CEO of Efecte, "Digital Paradise: How to Make it Happen?"
10.00 - 10.40 KEYNOTE: Jussi Tolvanen, CEO of DNA, "Digitalize and Automate: The Human Perspective"
10.40 - 11.40 BREAK
11.40 - 12.30 KEYNOTE: Aleksandra Przegalinska, Associate Professor and Vice-President of Kozminski University, "Horizons of Artificial Intelligence and the emerging technologies ecosystem"
12.30 - 13.20 KEYNOTE: Matthias Walter, CEO of fastbreak.one, "Change isn’t made by watching from the sidelines - How corporates can win an era of platforms & digital ecosystems"
14.00 - 14.45 Discussion with our surprise guest hosted by Niina Hovi, Chief People and Culture Officer at Efecte
14.45 - 15.15 CLOSING KEYNOTE DAY 1: Niilo Fredrikson, "Digitalizing and Automating work with Exceptional Experiences"

Day 2 - September 28

Digitalize & automate with exceptional experiences


TIME (CEST) Best practice service management Optimizing end-user experience Secure cloud on your terms
9.00 - 9.25 Product keynote - Santeri Jussila, Efecte - Digitalize & automate with exceptional user experience
9.30 - 9.55 Keynote - Miika Soininen, Ponsse - Focus on digital transformation
10.00 - 10.25 Keynote - Joerg Hesselink, DC Smarter - The Power of user-centric automation via integration and augmented reality
10.30 - 10.55 Milla Kuosmanen and Jonne Kauko, Efecte - From ticketing to enterprise service management - new ways to create value Patrick Thurman, Efecte - Defining modern Service Management to capitalize on experience Paavo Kyyrönen, Efecte - Viewpoint on re-defining European Cloud

11.00 - 11.25


Mariusz Maniak, Advatech -"Partnering with the European Alternative"

Araceli del Rio Sastre and Päivi Heikkuri, Efecte -  Introducing a new approach to digital identities Juha Hänninen, Efecte and Louis Harding  and Rob Preston, Device 42 - Enriching IT processes with deep visibility into all your IT assets
11.30 - 11.55 Janne Mäenpää, Patria - How to predict customer demand and define service capacity Aki Ylivarvi and Nick Boettcher, Efecte - Towards exceptional user experience, Case study - self-service modernization John Erik Setsaas, Signicat - Partner talk: The human aspect of digital identity.
12.00 - 12.55 BREAK
13.00 - 13.25

Marcin Strzalkowski, InteliWise - AI Keynote: Conversational AI to drive better business results and employee satisfaction

13.30 - 13.55 David BarákSolutia, Partner talk:

Why one of the largest Czech IT service providers choose Efecte and Solutia.

Aki Koivukoski, Efecte - New ways to work with Service Management Topias Marttila and Marko Mantere, Efecte - Viewpoint on security: Information security management at Efecte
14.00 - 14.30 Round table 
14:30 - 14:45 Wrap-up