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Espoo wins the bid for EURO2022 conference

The largest European conference in operations research and management science will be hosted in Otaniemi, Espoo in July 2022. Aalto University has been selected to host the Association of European Operational Research Societies annual conference EURO2022. The event will take place in early July 2022, and will be participated by …

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Solar power plant opened in Messukeskus Helsinki

Messukeskus Helsinki and Helen Ltd opened one of the largest solar power plants in Helsinki on the hall roofs of the Messukeskus Helsinki, Expo and Convention Centre. The solar power plant started operating at the end of August 2019. Construction of an extension of the venue also started at the …

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Professor Seppo Ikäheimo awarded as Espoo Ambassador 2019

Professor Seppo Ikäheimo from the Department of Accounting at Aalto University’s School of Business is the Espoo Ambassador 2019. In his role as the Espoo Ambassador, Ikäheimo promotes Espoo as a congress destination in Finland and abroad. Professor Ikäheimo is the 11th Espoo Ambassador, and the first to hold this …

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Take the Sustainable Finland Pledge

Finland has been amongst the happiest nations in the world for several years now according to the UN’s World Happiness Report, and we Finns largely attribute our happiness to the connection we have to nature. Preserving nature and adopting sustainable practices is a key issue nationally in Finland due to …

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Lahti becomes the European Green Capital in 2021

Lahti is the first Finnish city to be appointed as the European Green Capital at the awards ceremony in Oslo June 20 2019.

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Don't worry, be happy – visit Finland's stand at IMEX 2019

Learn from high class services offered in one of the most extensive and unspoiled natural environments in Europe: Finland. Visit our stand F250 at IMEX and update your information on this Nordic country that is both a serene summer haven and a winter wonderland – and, according to the UN, …

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Tampere Hall wins Best Large Venue and Best Sustainable Venue at Eventex Awards

Tampere Hall was announced as the winner in two categories in the 9th global event awards. Tampere Hall was chosen to be the Best Large Venue and the Best Sustainable Venue. All finalists to different venue and event categories were chosen among a total of 331 entries from 42 countries …

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Ines Antti-Poika appointed as Manager of Business Events at FCB

Ines Antti-Poika has started at Finland Convention Bureau as Manager of Business Events. She worked previously for Helsinki Marketing where she was responsible for marketing Helsinki for international congresses and business events.

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Seppo Ylä-Herttuala selected as Kuopio Ambassador 2019

Academy Professor, Seppo Ylä-Herttuala is the second Kuopio Congress Ambassador. Nomination event was held on Thursday 31.1.2019 in Original Sokos Hotel Puijonsarvi.

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Century in centre of events – Messukeskus turns 100

Messukeskus, Finland's largest convention center located in Helsinki, turns 100 this year. 

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Espoo wins the bid for EURO2022 conference Solar power plant opened in Messukeskus Helsinki Professor Seppo Ikäheimo awarded as Espoo Ambassador 2019 Take the Sustainable Finland Pledge Lahti becomes the European Green Capital in 2021 Don't worry, be happy – visit Finland's stand at IMEX 2019 Tampere Hall wins Best Large Venue and Best Sustainable Venue at Eventex Awards Ines Antti-Poika appointed as Manager of Business Events at FCB Seppo Ylä-Herttuala selected as Kuopio Ambassador 2019 Century in centre of events – Messukeskus turns 100