FINNISH SHORTHAND ASSOCIATION
- in favor of shorthand

Finnish Shorthand Association 132 years old

Finnish Shorthand Association was founded the year 1872. Thus in 2002 it celebrated its 130th anniversary..

In the association there were 250 members at the end of 1966 and Föreningen Gabelsberger with an association member status and 12 members.

The mission of the association is to develop shorthand, to expand skills of shorthand writing and to look after the interests of shorthand writers.

To promote the mission the association e.g. publishes Pikakirjoituslehti, Shorthand journal arranges contests and organizes meetings. See e.g. the summary of the 125th annual meeting.

Board of the association
 
    Address Telephone e-mail
President Niklas Varisto Runeberginkatu 8 C 18
00100 Helsinki
+358 45 6333 345 niklas.varisto@saunalahti.fi
Vice president Jari Niittuinperä Puuskakuja 11 F 12
00850 Helsinki
+358 9 622 1587 jari.niittuinpera@profitsoftware.com
Secretary Irma Huotinen Karsillantie 38 
01820 Klaukkala
+358 400 506 503 irma.huotinen@nokia.com
Financial manager Eila Ollila Haltiantie 8 O 117 
01600 Vantaa
+358 50 373 0328 eilasisko.ollila@kolumbus.fi
Other members Keijo Kuusisto Kivivuorenkuja 1 A 10
01620 Vantaa
+358 40 743 1090 keijo.kuusisto@nsn.com
  Erja Vasara Yläjuoksu 6 B 
02920 Espoo
+358 9 854 1635 Erja.Vasara@yara.com
Deputies Tiina Leino Palopirtintie 17 B 12 
00930 Helsinki
+358 9 333 843 tiina.leino@outokumpu.com

International activities

The association has been the member of the International Federation of Information Processing, Intersteno, since 1963.

The address of the association

SUOMEN PIKAKIRJOITTAJAYHDISTYS
c/o Niklas Varisto
Runeberginkatu 8 C 18
00100 Helsinki

Telephone, see above The board of the association