Tampere

According to Finns, Tampere is the most loved residential and tourism city in Finland. It is a way of life that takes you along. The secret of Tampere is its originality. It is a functional entity in a compact size. Internationally Tampere is known as a city of technology and hometown of innovations.

Thousands of congress delegates and over one million travellers visit Tampere every year, and the city is often called Northern Europe’s best kept secret.

Culture and Conference centre Tampere Hall is on of the leading conference facility in Finland and a major conference and concert centre in Scandinavia. With a main auditorium seating 2,000 delegates, Tampere Hall can house sizable congresses in its bright premises.

BETWEEN TWO LAKES

Tampere is a beautiful, green city between two lakes. It offers an array of leisure activities, such as original sauna experiences, hiking, lake cruises and swimming in the fresh water lakes.

The city centre is compact: all major hotels, restaurants and shops are within convenient walking distance of each other.

A VIBRANT STUDENT CITY

Tampere is a lively town with a large university community. Tampere University was created in January 2019 by the merger of the University of Tampere and Tampere University of Technology, which joined forces to create a new foundation-based university. It maintains close ties with Tampere University of Applied Sciences.

The research undertaken at the univerisity’s Centres of Excellences ranges from game culture studies to tumour genetics.

EASY FACILITY VISITS

For international congress delegates, Tampere offers an innovative academic environment and numerous interesting research centres and laboratories to visit. An extensive and experienced network of conference professionals is always available to help with local arrangements.

STRONG FOCUS ON RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

Tampere is known for education, research and technology. The region’s top fields of expertise include:

• Cleantech and Energy
• Creative Industries
• Education and Learning
• Healthcare and Life science
• ICT
• Imaging
• Intelligent Machines
• Manufacturing Industries
• Mobility
• Nanotechnology
• Safety and security

Lakeland

The largest Lake District in Europe: In a scarcely populated country there’s enough scenery and shoreline for all, allowing you to easily lose yourself in thought or be inspired by the vast clear lakes, intricately splintered by islands, isthmuses and green spits.

Lakeland