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Three Finnish startups rise to EU Top 50

December 1, 2017

TalentAdore, ultimate.ai and Universe have been selected among Europe’s Top 50 companies by Knowledge4Innovation.

Slush Day 1 takes off

November 30, 2017

The biggest startup gathering in the Nordics hit another home run, with princes, government officials and bountiful buzz abound.

Slush through the lens

November 30, 2017

#Slush17! We all know photos tell more than a thousand words. Here you go, our augmented 2D report from Slush day one.

Rovaniemi is all about light

November 30, 2017

What’s with the rapidly increasing popularity of Lapland? One reason might be Finland’s big birthday; but there are plenty of other convincing explanations, too. Good News from Finland popped by to find out what the buzz is about in Rovaniemi.

Brace yourself – Slush 2017 is here!

November 30, 2017

Now is the perfect time to ditch those woollen socks and that cosy sofa corner – Slush is back to bring some light to the November rain.

Vaasa – The energy capital of the Nordics

November 29, 2017

Today we pay a visit to the coastal city of Vaasa. Along the way, we learn why a third of Finland’s total energy technology exports come from the vibrant energy cluster here.

Kuopio lays the table with natural goodies

November 28, 2017

In Kuopio, nature is never far away, making this capital of Lakeland an oasis of local produce, wild flavours and the good life. Let’s dive in to see what the soon-to-be European Region of Gastronomy has to offer!

Haaga-Helia starts up in South Africa

November 28, 2017

Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences will export its startup and entrepreneurial knowhow to South Africa after launching a co-operation with the country’s largest university Tshwane University of Technology.

Finns’ work-life balance among EU’s best

November 28, 2017

According to a new study by TotallyMoney, Finland has the fourth-best work-life balance in Europe.

Designers shape Tampere – and vice versa

November 27, 2017

Today, we’re visiting the Manchester of Finland, better known as Tampere. We take a peek into what’s happening in design and, quite literally, see what’s behind the scenes.

Five for Friday: Animation

November 24, 2017

Be sure to place your popcorn within arms’ reach and make yourself comfortable for this animated quintet.