Name: Olli Anttila (Head of the Program Team)

Age: 21

Why are you a part of IHD 2018: The good old get to know new people with different backgrounds is really exciting. I feel fortunate to be a part of this amazing great group and I look forward to sharing a week with you all.

Fun fact: When my mother's friend asked the 4-year-old me what i wanted to be when i grew up. I said that I aspired a career of a porn salesman.

Guilty pleasure: Studying memes instead of economics #YourLocalMemeDealer

Name: Carolina Backman

Age: 20

Why are you a part of IHD 2018: I see myself as a very international person and I’m very interested in meeting new people from different cultures. I found this opportunity to be the right place to experience this. This is also a challenge that I am very eager to be a part of.  

Fun fact: I love to dance, and my hips don't lie ;).

Guilty pleasure: British stand-up comedians.

Name: Malin Hertsberg

Age: 20

Why are you a part of IHD 2018: IHD is such a great chance to get to know new people from different cultures! I did not want to miss out.

Fun fact: I’ve lived in Australia.

Guilty pleasure: Listening to (and knowing all the words to) Shawn Mendes songs.

Name: Karolina Niemenoja

Age: 23

Why are you a part of IHD 2018: I love getting to know new people, and this is a great opportunity to meet people from all around the world.

Fun fact: I'm the unluckiest person ever and have for example been robbed four times already.

Guilty pleasure: Drinking insane amounts of coffee. Also watching Youtube videos of baby sloths.

Name: Eliott Tallqvist

Age: 23

Why are you a part of IHD 2018: My destiny was written in the stars. I have to follow the path of my ancestors and bring together people from around the world with the help of mulled wine and good company.

Fun fact: I have an evil twin :)

Guilty pleasure: Eating frozen gingerbread dough in July