Five For Friday: Berry innovations

September 1, 2017

In Finland, the sun is an inspiration and a mechanism that not only energises people, but also the abundant berries, wild herbs and mushrooms that are hidden in the dense Nordic forests.

Five for Friday: Internationalisation

August 25, 2017

Finnish innovations take many forms and sizes – imagine everything from dried grasshopper snacks to roof-building robots and energy created from used tires. Now it’s time to go global!

Five for Friday: Sports tech

August 18, 2017

Finnish devotion to sport and intuition for tech manifests itself in successful sports tech endeavours.

Five for Friday: Jewellery

August 11, 2017

Finland’s jewellers today are artists in design as well as technology, often adopting new components in both materials and manufacturing.

Five for Friday: Wind power

August 4, 2017

With every cloud comes a silver lining, and with every flurry of wind comes the possibility for harnessing a renewable energy source.

Five for Friday: Unique happenings

July 28, 2017

Finland is full of weird, fun and extraordinary events and festivals that bring joy and a feeling of togetherness for all.

Five for Friday: Finnish beer flavours

July 7, 2017

Craft Beer Helsinki, a festival for beer enthusiasts, introduces Finnish microbreweries and their products to the general public this week. We took a sip of the abundant selection.

Five for Friday: Wood in construction

June 30, 2017

The increased awareness of environmental issues worldwide is enhancing new solutions and accelerating wood-construction markets in Finland.

Five for Friday: Midsummer festivities

June 16, 2017

In Finland, Midsummer not only represents the annual turning point for the lengthening daylight, it also marks the unofficial arrival of warm summer weather.

Five for Friday: Innovative packaging

June 9, 2017

It’s often said that big things come in small packages, but in Finland, big things can also be found in packaging.

Five for Friday: Digital solutions for schooling

June 2, 2017

Finnish enterprises work closely with teachers and researchers, forming an ecosystem that combines pedagogy, technology and business in exceptional ways.