June 10-11, 2024. Hosted by VTT in Finland.

YEAR Annual Conference 2024: Disruptive ideas

YEAR is pleased to invite you to its next Annual Conference hosted by VTT in Espoo / Helsinki (Finland) on 10-11 June 2024. This year, the conference will focus on Disruptive ideas, and specifically the service design double diamond model (see below) with our trainer Vision Factory. Vision Factory will be using InnoBoost, which is a gamified co-creation tool to better understand the commercialisation process and actions followed by an innovative idea.



  • 8-9 June – Social weekend – OPTIONAL
    • Discover this wonderful part of Finland while getting to know the other conference participants.
    • Programme is included here.
  • 10-11 June – Conference programme: Disruptive ideas
    • Programme is included here.
    • More information about the speakers can be found here.
  • 12 June – Lab visits – OPTIONAL
    • 9.00 – 12.30 VTT Biorrukki Pilot Centre: Innovation platform for new bio-based products and circular economy solutions.

Practical information can be found here.

REGISTER HERE. You will receive a separate confirmation of your registration.
Deadline for registration 7.5.

Looking forward to seeing you at the next YEAR event!

In case you are interested and want to be informed as soon as more information is available, contact nicolaas@year-network.com or jennifer@year-network.com.