Join us at Mobile World Congress 2017 and #mwc17finland

LIGHTING UP BARCELONA

at Fira Gran Via 27.2.–2.3.

Filled with exciting opportunities, the world’s biggest mobile event and Finland’s pavilion is waiting for you.

Partner up with Finnish tech superstars!

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Check out which companies are joining us!

This year, the Finnish Pavillion will sparkle with enlightening expertise in areas like IoT, 5G, Connectivity and Digital Health – we’re ready to support your business with unique, world-class services. Hope to see you at Fira Gran Via and our Finnish lighthouse!

Get in touch

Want to book a meeting with one of the Finnish companies at MWC 2017? Great! Get in touch by filling in the form.

Finland – a small country, but a big player

Finland gave the world the SMS, the Wearable Heart Rate Monitor, the Linux operating system, Clash of Clans and Angry Birds. Now Finland is on the front-line of 5G technology, making all things connected for the future.

Join us at MWC 2017 to partner up with Finnish digital forerunners and find out why Finland is an ideal test bed for new solutions and technologies.

At our pavilion, you’ll meet experts in the fields where Finnish companies have proven world-leading skills. Mobility solutions and connectivity are at the heart of everything we do. Turn to our top ranked IoT experts for digitalised homes or businesses, buckle up with the fastest 5G, or bring new life to your business with visionary health IT solutions.

Coming from the freezing cold North, agile problem solving is in our nature. Finns are known for being hard workers and innovative thinkers. And with one of the best education systems in the world, it’s no wonder Finland is a continuous source of new innovations!

And with a world famous tech conference like Slush, our vibrant start up scene is alive and well.

Right now, Finland is full of ground-breaking possibilities – we’re developing the next big thing.

Grow your business with Finnish innovations. Let’s do this together!

Program

You are warmly welcome to participate in our program with dozens of thought-provoking company pitches and meetings.

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Monday 27.2.2017

  • 9:00 Doors open
  • 10:00 Pitching session 1 starts
  • 12:00 Marc Dillon, CEO Asmo Solutions
    Finland no.1 in innovations
  • 14:00 Pitching session 2 starts
  • 16:00 Methics - product launch
    Standard Mobile ID (MIDS) solution
  • 17:00–19:00 Evening program, speeches & networking drinks
    Welcome to have chat with fellow industry people and taste the best of Finland! Our bar is open from 17-19. Theme of the evening is “Why are Finns the best experts on 5G, IoT, Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality?”

    Speakers: Anne Berner, Minister of Transport & Communications, Hanna Marttinen-Deakins, Director of Digitalisation, Finpro, Kaj Niemi, CTO, BaseN

Tuesday 28.2.2017

  • 9:00 Doors open
  • 10:00 Pitching session 1 starts
  • 12:00 VideoVisit service launch
    Virtual care in Helsinki – up to 85% more cost efficient than physical home care
  • 14:00 Pitching session 2 starts
  • 17:00–19:00 Evening program, speeches & networking drinks
    Welcome to have chat with fellow industry people and taste the best of Finland! Our bar is open from 17-19. Theme of the evening is “Why Finland makes the perfect test bed for developing the next big thing.”, and speaker is Antti Aumo, EVP from Finpro | Invest In Finland.

Wednesday 1.3.2017

  • 9:00 Doors open
  • 10:00 Pitching session 1 starts
  • 12:00 Varaani Works & Videocon product launch
  • 14:00 Pitching session 2 starts
  • 17:00–19:00 Evening program, speeches & networking drinks
    Welcome to have chat with fellow industry people and taste the best of Finland! Our bar is open from 17-19. Theme of the evening is “The Finnish Way – paving the way for Digitized Mobility Revolution”, by ITS Finland.

Thursday 2.3.2017

  • 9:00 Doors open
  • 10:00 Pitching session 1 starts
  • 14:00 Pitching session 2 starts
  • 16:00 Exhibition closes
    Thank you all, and see you next year!

The lighthouse shows the way

MWC 2017 will be held at Fira Gran Via, a cutting-edge exhibition and conference facility located just 10 km from the Barcelona airport. The The physical address of the venue is: Fira Gran Via Av. Joan Carles I, 64 08908 L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona.

And where are we? At the heart of hall 5, a lighthouse will light up MWC 2017 – that’s Finland Pavilion. If you need to find the location on a map, it’s exhibition stand 5F31.

We are here!

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Finland Pavilion brought to you by:

  • Finpro
  • Tekes
  • Business Oulu
  • Tredea