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News, 9/13/2017

Finland Day on 9 November 2017 in Istanbul is the biggest commercial event of the year!

Finland celebrates the centenary of its independence in Istanbul. To mark the anniversary year Team Finland Turkey organizes Finland Day on the 9th of November 2017. It is a great opportunity to do business and create contacts in Istanbul. During the event, we are organizing B2B-meetings, business related workshops, company site visits and on the main stage there will be Finland-related program all day long.

Within one day, we are expecting to organize over 400 B2B-meetings from various industries and sectors. All Finnish companies are welcome to participate in this event.  We are especially promoting business areas such as: design, education, energy, intelligent transport solutions, health technology, bioenergy, MaaS, gaming, fintech, cybersecurity and airport solutions, etc.

Prominent keynote-speakers, such as Pekka Soini - TEKES, Arni Aromaa - Pentagon Design and Tuomas Manninen -OP Design & Software are participating in the event. During the Finland Day, we are organizing not only B2B-meetings but also panel discussions and business workshops for Finnish companies.

Finland Pavilion will be the face of Finland during the entire event which will take place at Lütfi Kırdar Congress Center. The Pavilion will be available as a meeting point for all Finnish companies. During the following day, 10th of November, there will be a possibility to visit interesting and innovative Turkish companies through on-site visits.


Are you interested in meeting potential customers, partners, suppliers or exploring Turkish factories?

Please inform your willingness to participate in the event by filling the form at this link:


Preliminary program for Finland Day on stage

pdfpreliminary program

Finland Pavilon is available for Finnish Companies during the event

pdfFinland pavilion

Finland Day is organized in Istanbul in Lütfi Kırdar Congress Center and Exhibition Hall in cooperation with Turkish Ministry of Economy and TIM during the Turkey Design Week 2017.

pdfWhat is Turkey Design Week?

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Updated 9/13/2017

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