The Finnish Information Processing Association, TIVIA, is Finland’s leading professional society in the field of information and communications technology. TIVIA society consists of the central organisation and of over 30 regional associations, nationwide theme associations and other associations. The society’s members are persons, companies, other organizations and partner members who belong to member associations.

TIVIA acts as a platform for its members in the development of know-how, networking as well as advocacy. The main activities of TIVIA are events, research, trainings and advisory.

TIVIA is a member of CEPIS (The Council of European Professional Informatics Societies) and IFIP (International Federation for Information Processing).

TIVIA was founded in 1953 as an association of punched card technology users – Finnish Punched Card Society.

Join TIVIA

You can join TIVIA as a person member using the following web form. Notice that you join TIVIA by joining one of the member associations. Membership fee is determined by the date you join.

If your employer pays your member fee please choose ”I don’t pay the membership fee, send the invoice to the address below” and please fill in your employer’s billing information.

Information about company and organization memberships can be found in the For companies section.

Membership

TIVIA sends newsletters and bulletins about benefits, events and other topical issues to it’s members. Please make sure that your contact information (you need to login before you can update your contact information) is up to date. You can find your member ID number in your member fee bill. Password is personal.

Update your member information

Each member has a member ID and a personal password that they can use to login to TIVIA’s website and update their member information.

  • Update your contact and personal information
  • Change your member benefit magazine orders
  • Join as a member in another TIVIA association (additional membership)
  • Change your password

Change of address

Your new address information will be forwarded to your member benefit magazines and to your member society. The new address information will come into effect in about two weeks.

Additional membership

You can choose to be a member of another TIVIA member association in addition to your own member association. You can complete the addition through a web form.

Cancelling the membership

You can cancel your membership by email. Please send an email to jasenasiat(at)tivia.fi. Also please note that a membership can’t be cancelled by phone or by not paying the bill.

Membership fees

Membership fee is determined by the date you join TIVIA. Membership fees for the whole year are the following.

Person Member 65 €

  • The membership for most members

Pensioner Member 44 €

  • You must send a copy of your retirement certificate to jasenasiat(at)tivia.fi | No age limit

Student Member 20 €

  • You must send a copy of your student licence to jasenasiat(at)tivia.fi | No age limit

Youth Member 10 €

  • You must be born in 1997 or later. If asked you must be able to proof your age.

Family Member 20 €

  • You live in the same household with a person, pensioner or student member.

Additional Membership 16 €

  • Extra Basic membership in another association.

You can add a TIVIA magazine benefit to your membership (Family member excluded)

  1. Tivi magazine (print & digital version) 44€
  2. Mikrobitti magazine (print & digital) + Tivi magazine (digital) 54€
  3. Tivi magazine (print & digital) + Mikrobitti magazine (digital) 54€
  4. Tivi magazine (print & digital) + Mikrobitti magazine (digital) 70€

Member benefits

As a member of TIVIA society you can take advantage of numerous member benefits. All benefits are valid for the time being.

Member benefits include:

  • Magazines for members
  • Training discounts
  • ICT products and services
  • Travel and hotel services
  • Magazines and books
  • Other products and services (e.g. insurances)

More information on member benefits (in Finnish)

For companies

We offer three ways for your company or organization to cooperate with TIVIA and to benefit from TIVIA society: Society membership, Partnership with TIVIA and TIVIA Plus Services.

Society membership

Your company or organization can join as a society member by joining one of TIVIA’s regional member associations, nationwide theme associations or other associations. As a society member you will make your company or organization part of TIVIA society, harness a network of ICT professionals for your benefit and take advantage of our training selection to develop your personnel. In addition you will gain a possibility for a deeper cooperation with a TIVIA member association of your choice.

Join now as a society member! Membership fee is determined by the amount of employees in your company/organization and the date you join.

Society member benefits

  • Developing your personnel
  • Keeping your personnel up to date in the fast moving ICT field
  • Member magazines straight to your office for the whole personnel to read
  • Possibility to utilize TIVIA Plus services

 

Partnership with TIVIA

Your company or organization can become TIVIA’s national partner. As a TIVIA partner you will go straight to Finnish ICT field’s top spot and can take many different advantages from nationwide TIVIA society.

Partnership with TIVIA gives a possibility to highlight important causes for your company and have an impact on the development of the whole ICT field. As a partner you will harness TIVIA’s knowledge capital to your benefit and take advantage of TIVIA’s position as a national authority. Being a partner connects your company/organization as a part of professionals network and you’ll have our 10,000 strong society within reach.

Partnership with TIVIA always includes the possibility to join a TIVIA member association as a society member.

Benefits of Partnership with TIVIA

  • As a partner you can have an influence on ICT field and its development
  • Partnership will improve your company’s/organization’s image and strengthen your brand
  • Partnership will give you a great way to develop your personnel
  • You will get 25% discount of TIVIA Plus services

Becoming a TIVIA partner is easy whether you are already a society member or not. Just send an email to our member services: jasenasiat(at)tivia.fi with the following informaton:

  • Name of your company/organization
  • Revenue and amount of personnel
  • Contact person and his/hers contact information

If you want more information about Partnership with TIVIA, please contact our member services by email jasenasiat(at)tivia.fi or by phone 020 741 9888. Partnership with TIVIA is priced accordingly to company/organization size.

 

TIVIA Plus Services

We offer a versatile selection of tailored TIVIA Plus Services to companies and organizations for an extra fee. With these services your company or organization can develop your personnel and get your message out to the whole TIVIA Society.

  • Tailored TIVIA trainings
  • Campaigns in every TIVIA media
  • Event cooperation and hosting
  • Content marketing done according to your needs and themes

Interested and want more information?

Let’s talk about your company’s/organization’s needs and plan a tailored service experience.

Jussi NissiläJussi Nissilä
CEO, TIVIA
jussi.nissila(at)tivia.fi
040 522 0720

Member Associations

TIVIA society consists of over 30 regional associations, nationwide theme associations and other associations. Society’s members are persons, companies, other organizations and partner members who belong to member associations.

Regional associations

Helsinki TIVIA Uusimaa ry
Hämeenlinna Kanta-Hämeen Tietotekniikkayhdistys ry
Imatra Imatran Tietojenkäsittely-yhdistys ry
Joensuu Pohjois-Karjalan Tietotekniikkayhdistys ry
Jyväskylä TIVIA Keski-Suomi ry
Kokkola Keski-Pohjanmaan Tietotekniikkayhdistys ry
Kouvola Kymen Tietojenkäsittely-yhdistys ry
Kuopio Savon Tietojenkäsittely-yhdistys ry
Lahti Lahden Tietojenkäsittely-yhdistys ry
Lappeenranta Etelä-Saimaan Tietojenkäsittely-yhdistys ry
Mikkeli Mikkelin Tietotekniikkayhdistys ry
Oulu TIVIA Oulu ry
Pori Satakunnan Tietojenkäsittely-yhdistys ry
Rovaniemi TIVIA Lappi ry
Tampere Pirkanmaan Tietojenkäsittely-yhdistys ry
Turku Varsinais-Suomen Tietojenkäsittely-yhdistys ry
Vaasa & Seinäjoki TIVIA Pohjanmaa ry

Nationwide theme associations

Data Management Association Finland ry
Finnish Software Testing Board
ICT Leaders Finland
IT-kouluttajat ry
PC-käyttäjät ry
Suomen Internet-yhdistys ry
Systeemityöyhdistys SYTYKE ry
Tietojenkäsittelytieteen Seura ry
Tietoturva ry – Finnish Information Security Association

Other associations

Asteriski ry (University of Turku)
Blanko ry (University of Oulu)
TiTOL – Tietotekniikan opiskelijoiden liitto ry

Mentoring program

TIVIA provides a high quality mentoring program for TIVIA society members. In the progaram experienced IT professionals transfer valuable knowledge to professionals of the future. Different kind of methods and materials are used in the program to support learning.

Mentoring program is a yearlong person-to-person interaction where a competent and experienced senior expert will act as a mentor. Mentor guides, supports and assists a younger professional, a mentee, to develop professional skills and success. Program offers thought-provoking and topical training sessions with a skilled network for mentors as well as new insights through the mentoring of a young talent. More information about the Mentoring program can be found in this brochure.

Participation fee

  • free of charge for mentor
  • 150 € fee for mentee (the fee will be charged when a suitable pair is formed)

Mentor and mentee applications can be send for the forthcoming programs.

Apply now!

TIVIA board

Chairman

Juha Lappi
Business Management Executive
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Members

Joon Boucht
AV technology, Digital Signage, and Project specialist
AV Marketing Finland Oy
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Joona Haavisto
Senior UI developer & TribeLead
Siili Solutions Oyj
LinkedIn

Antti Lintala
Entrepreneur, Trainer
LinkedIn

Tommi Mikkonen
Professor
University of Helsinki
LinkedIn

Pete Nieminen
Cloud Business Developer
Capgemini
LinkedIn

Pekka Nurminen
CIO
Pinja Oy
LinkedIn

Minna Oksanen
Senior Consultant
Hovi Development Consulting
LinkedIn

Timo S. Valli
Managing Director, Vallum Oy
Managing Partner, Valli Capital Oy
LinkedIn

Contact information

Tieto- ja viestintätekniikan ammattilaiset TIVIA ry

Post address: Lars Sonckin kaari 12, 02600 Espoo
Office: 020 741 9898, tivia(at)tivia.fi
Member services: 020 741 9888, jasenasiat(at)tivia.fi
Visiting address: Lars Sonckin kaari 12 (fifth floor), 02600 Espoo

Call prices to our telephone numbers from a landline in Finland are 8,35 cnt/call + 16,69 cnt/min. From a mobile phone 8,35 cnt/call + 16,69 cnt/min.

Chief Executive Officer
Jussi Nissilä
040 522 0720
firstname.lastname@tivia.fi

Customer Service Manager
Anneli Ranta-Kuusinen
020 741 9882
firstname.lastname@tivia.fi

Administrative Coordinator
Natalia Kallio
020 741 9887
firstname.lastname@tivia.fi

Marketing Coordinator
Olli Teräs
020 741 9898
firstname.lastname@tivia.fi

 

TIVIA Infuture Ltd

TIVIA executes its business via TIVIA Infuture Ltd. The business consists of e.g. organizing training events and selling books and IT2018 provisions.

Business Director
Tiina Riutta
050 320 7883
firstname.lastname@tivia.fi