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What is fDesign?

Target group

The fDesign programme is designed for women working as entrepreneurs or women, whose responsibilities include the development and management of marketing activities. If you wish to develop or deepen your knowledge of marketing and service design either in your current employment or possibly in future duties, this programme is for you.

Schedule and extent of studies

The fDesign programme starts on Thursday, January 23, 2020 and ends in May 2020. You can complete the programme alongside working. The programme contains 10 days of contact studies, i.e. two days per month.

The programme also includes practical learning tasks in different themes, participation in the Polar Bear Pitching event and a networking seminar.                     

The theme days about marketing, webinars and online material by our partner Aava & Bang (ei ole englanninkielistä sivustoa, laitetaanko linkki suomenkielisille sivuille?) and the Marketing People network will also be at your disposal.

During the programme, you can have three one-on-one sparring sessions with our coaches to design the marketing activities of your company.

The programme also includes a Service Design Camp, which will be done in collaboration with our Bulgarian partner, Fabrica 360 in Oulu. The camp will be led by Eleonora Carnasa, Managing Director of Fabrica 360 together with Satu Nätti, Professor of Marketing at University of Oulu.

The extent of the studies is 10 credit units. The orientation period for the studies is during January 23–24, 2020.

Training collaboration

The contents of the programme have been created in collaboration with Aava & Bang’s (laitetaanko linkki? Onko englanninkielistä sivua?) Marketing People network and our international partner Fabrica 360. The trainers of the programme are respected and experienced experts.


The price of the fDesign programme is 200 euros (VAT 0 euro).

Applying and application period

The application period for the programme starts on Monday, November 4, 2019 and ends on Wednesday, December 11, 2019. We will select 20 students to the programme.

In case you need any additional information about the programme, the fPlaza team is happy to answer any questions you might have.


Oamkin hankkeiden verkkosivuohje (pdf)