A match made in Dörren

We create meetings between local and foreign professionals in the same industry.
Currently available in Uusimaa region in Finland.

How does it work?

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Register and get matched

We will match you with a person from the same industry.

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Meet for an hour over a cup of coffee

We suggest a time, but you decide when and where you will meet. Use our conversation guide as support.

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Share and get contacts

After the meeting, the Door Opener can, if possible, share additional contacts with the Participant. Use our email templates as support.

Dörren is for you:

DOOR OPENER

I am already professionally established in Finland. I want to expand my network and broaden my perspective while helping a foreign born professional by sharing knowledge and contacts within my own industry.

PARTICIPANT

I was born abroad and want to meet people in my professional industry. I would like to broaden my network and learn more about my industry and local working customs. By doing so I increase my chances of finding a job that matches my skills and qualifications.

ORGANISATIOns

We want to explore the benefits of diversity in our organisation and the new opportunities, skills and employees or members that may come with it. Let us know more about how Dörren can support our organisation! For more information click here.

News

Faces of Dörren: Camille Buskowa & Maria Dorovskikh

June 14, 2021

Dörren celebrates the past project period by sharing some of your experiences! This story is about Camille’s and Maria’s meeting that led to mutual benefits – told in their own words.

Spring greetings from the Dörren team

June 2, 2021

The Dörren team warmly thanks everyone who has shown interest or participated in Dörren. The registration to the networking meetings has been paused from 1.6.2021 but Luckan Integration is working actively on the future scenarios of Dörren. We hope to be able to announce the re-opening of our professional networking soon.

Faces of Dörren: Sandra Fernández – Columbia Road

May 17, 2021

Sandra Fernández is one of the Door Openers who found Dörren through her employer. She works as a designer at Columbia Road and registered to Dörren as the networking concept was included in the company’s “Good impact program”.

Faces of Dörren: Liselott Sundbäck & Sofia Achame

April 21, 2021

For Sofia Achame and Liselott Sundbäck the Dörren meeting was the start of a new friendship. Their similar backgrounds and common subjects of interests have made them close and they have been able to mentor each other in different ways.

Networking with the University of Helsinki

April 13, 2021

Dörren networking events are full speed ahead during the spring! In our latest event it was the staff from the University of Helsinki that acted as Door Openers.

Continued cooperation with Spouse Program in a second networking event

March 31, 2021

On March, 25 Dörren held a second successful networking event with the Spouse Program at the city of Helsinki. The event gathered 24 local and foreign-born professionals covering a variety of different fields of work.

Faces of Dörren: Saana Kallioinen

March 18, 2021

When Saana Kallioinen registered as a Door Opener she was eager to meet new people and to help others in a way she would have needed when moving to Finland twelve years ago. Today she has a good foothold in the Finnish labour market and wants to share local perspectives and tips with others in her field of work.

The Dörren and Culture Kids networking event created discussion and new contacts

March 12, 2021

The 5th of March Dörren and Culture Kids organised a networking event that created new connections between cultural institutions in Helsinki and foreign-born culture actors in the capital region.

Faces of Dörren: Jaana Simula

January 14, 2021

”Participating in Dörren only takes a couple of hours of your life and you don’t know what it can lead to. Be curious and jump on the opportunity,” says Jaana Simula who has participated as a Door Opener in two completely different Dörren meetings.

Dörren is now a member of FIBS

January 7, 2021

Dörren by Luckan is proud to present that we are now a member of the largest corporate responsibility network in the Nordic countries. The network includes more than 300 companies and organisations that invest heavily in responsibility-related themes. Dörren joins FIBS with a special interest in diversity management. The professional networking concept is a concrete tool that can be used by any organisation interested in advancing their diversity.

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events.

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7 out of 10 find jobs through contacts.

Professional networks can take time to build when you move to a new country.

Dörren makes it easier for foreign-born persons to expand their professional network in Finland but Dörren also helps locals discover the skills and competences possessed by foreign-born people in Finland.

Through Dörren organisations can connect with a diverse talent pool of foreign-born professionals in Finland - people whose talents can be of great value locally as well as in international collaborations and business.

Frequently asked questions

We have gathered the most frequently asked questions about Dörren. For example questions and answers about Door Openers and Participants, the meeting, expectations and more.

Contact us

Gerd Norrgård

Project Manager

gerd.norrgard(a)luckan.fi

+358 45 211 7922

 

Do you have questions about the Dörren process or do you need our help?

Please contact us at: dorren(a)luckan.fi