Organization Start

Dear Association activist or Board Member of 2018, welcome to the Organization Start on 30.1.2018!

Organization Start is a joint education event for both TTYY’s and Tamy’s associations’ board members. The event replaces the traditional Guild Training Day and Gala of TTYY and Big Association Blast of Tamy. Organization Start will be an exceptionally big organization education event in Finland – 400 participants, 30 educators, 17 workshops. Welcome!

There will be 17 workshops altogether, of which three is held in English. The workshops will be held at TUT campus in Hervanta between 12.00 and 5.00 pm. The evening programme will be at Pakkahuone and Klubi in the city centre starting from 7.00 pm. Before the evening programme, there’s an opportunity to participate in a voluntarily campus tour in TUT. Bus transportation is provided for participants from Tampere hall to Hervanta before the workshops and from Hervanta to Pakkahuone in the evening.

The workshops, after party and transportation are free of charge for all participants.


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The programme

12.00 The opening of the Organization Start

1.15 pm Workshop 1

2.45 pm Break and coffee

3.15 pm Workshop 2

4.15 om The workshops end

5.00 pm Voluntarily campus tour at TUT

6.30 pm Shuttle bus to the city centre

7.00 pm The After Party at Pakkahuone


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The number of participants is limited to 400. The sign-up is open until 16.1.2018.


Here are the workshops held in English – feel free to pick the ones that interests you most!

Basics of student association activities

Instructor: Nelli Putkonen

Have you been selected as a member of the board or to another trust position in a student association for the year 2018? What is an association as an organisation? What are the tasks and responsibilities of the members of the board? Why are meeting procedures needed and what do they consist of? Welcome to learn basics of organisational activities in English!

Development cooperation workshop

Instructors: Varpu Jutila, Suvi Parhankangas

Students of economics, engineering, communications and social sciences, heads up! Tamy and TTYY are launching their working group for development cooperation in a workshop to plan the next project. The session is open for all and the aim is to plan ways for student participation within the project. All the necessary information will be given at the beginning of the workshop.

International Campus

Instructors: Mari Saarinen, Suvi Parhankangas

How to integrate international students better into university community in Finland? How student organizations can encourage international students to take part in their activities? In this workshop, which is intended especially for the international organizers of associations, we discuss about internationalization of the campuses and tackle the problems, which have arisen among international students. How can you as student organization player affect this?


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