SAMK Bridge team at the opening day 6th of February 2019 in Satakunta University of Applied sciences, Pori Campus. From left to right; Kirsi Nurmi-Rantanen (mentor), Sanna Alakulju (student worker), Kiia Mäkinen (student team leader), Michaela Särs (student worker), Maaria Berg (mentor), Aleksi Nieminen (student worker), Marja-Leena Blomroos (mentor) and Markku Paukkunen (mentor)

SAMK Bridge team at the opening day 2019

SAMK Bridge team at the opening day 6th of February 2019 in Satakunta University of Applied sciences, Pori Campus. From left to right; Kirsi Nurmi-Rantanen (mentor), Sanna Alakulju (student worker), Kiia Mäkinen (student team leader), Michaela Särs (student worker), Maaria Berg (mentor), Aleksi Nieminen (student worker), Marja-Leena Blomroos (mentor) and Markku Paukkunen (mentor)

Our team

We are young and dynamic team. SAMK Bridge staff consists of Satakunta University of Applied Sciences students, mentoring teachers and professionals. Student workers are studying Hospitality Management, Business Administration or Entrepreneurships and they studify courses or do an intership in SAMK Bridge. Mentors are professionals in Tourism, Marketing, Visual Design, Business Administration and China Educational Travel Markets.

Our mission

Our mission is to be a bridge between tour operators / travel agencies abroad and destination service producers in our region. We promote the growth of educational travel in Satakunta region and West Coast Finland and operate as a learning environment for the students of the Faculty of Service Business in SAMK.Our mission supports the vision of Satakunta University of Applied Sciences: All SAMK students will be employed.