Ilona Taimela  is an awesome trainer and an expert in training as well as in phenomenon based learning. 

I truly recommend her!  

 Kirsi Myllymäki, 

Jätkäsaari Comprehensive School headmaster


 The training sessions by lIona are inspiring and motivating. The training takes the participant to totally new levels. Ilona is able to utilise real-life examples and her vast knowledge. She also offers participants practical activities. Her widespread international experience and network is one of her assets that distinguishes her from other trainers. Ilona is the one of the best experts in phenomenon based learning. 

Pasi Mattila, CEO



 "Ilona is an important member in our research group, where we research future and youth's agency on actions against climate change." 

Antti Rajala, 

Research group Leader
"Pedagogy of Concrete Utopias" 
Research project

University of Helsinki


 "Ilona is a professional in project management, and projects lead by her can also be counted on that they are taken through till the end with a great success. 

Challenging timetables or tasks are no barriers to Ilona as she has an ability to lead her group with determination and a caring manner bringing her whole group to excel. "

Marika Lahti, 

Planner of International Relations in Educational Sector of City of Helsinki


 "Unbelievably efficient multitasker, who tackles multitude of situations. 

She is able to resolve forthcoming challenges and keeps the objective clear in the focus. "

Susan Tuulosniemi, 

Coordinator of City of Espoo 
High School Curriculum reform



Ilona Taimela, CEO of Helsinki Education Consulting Group, is an experienced education specialist with focus on leadership, sustainability and student voice in education. We have worked with Ilona to create multistakeholder events and campaigns to activate educational organisations, teachers and students across the field. If you are looking for a well networked specialist with a "can-do" attitude, contact Ilona!

 Lasse Leponiemi, CEO

Hundred organisation