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Greater Helsinki Region

The coastal Helsinki region has earned a reputation as a metropolis with human dimension where visitors can enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and many interesting offerings. Eastern and western influences from the past 450 years can be seen everywhere – in the city’s architecture, culinary culture, event offerings and friendly people.

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Education

Education is highly valued in Finland. The high standard of education forms one of the cornerstones of the Finnish national strategy. From primary schools to universities, the Finnish education system is one of the best in the world.

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Wenyin ZHU

Happy Education NO.1

Judy / Jul 7. 2010
Tang Ye

March 13th 2010

Tang Ye / Mar 23. 2010
Tang Ye

March 12th 2010

Tang Ye / Mar 23. 2010

Design & Culture

Design is a factor deep-rooted in the urban lifestyle of Helsinki. Design is manifest in the everyday lives of Helsinki citizens in many ways, ranging from home furniture and items that represent old Finnish design traditions to modern urban solutions in the city and contemporary interior design.

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Innovations

During the past ninety years, Finland, a former periphery of Russia, has reinvented itself as one of the most successful countries in the world in almost any aspect. The story of Finland is a story of innovation.

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Harvey Cheng

Others

Harvey Cheng / Apr 21. 2010
Harvey Cheng

GHP

Harvey Cheng / Apr 21. 2010
Harvey Cheng

Design Factory

Harvey Cheng / Apr 21. 2010

Cleantech & Environment

Finnish cleantech innovation starts with the challenging Nordic nature, which forces us to try harder, study more and solve problems with newest innovations in order to stay in the global game. Finland’s biggest resource is situated between our ears. 70 % of Finnish CEOs have a degree in engineering. This is one of the facts that make Finns solution oriented.

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Comments

Cherry commented on Welcome to the capital of Finland – a place wher…:

If i have times,i'll go to your Country!

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Zhang Ximing commented on Thank you for attending Helsinki Region Innovation…:

I enjoyed the visit and lectures very much, thank you for your invitation and hope some cooperation…

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Joice commented on July 17th, Espoo Day:

a happy picture

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Latest

Kysely Shanghai 2010 Expo -projektista (only in Finnish)

by Johanna Eiramo

Vuosi 2010 Shanghain maailmannäyttelyn ympärillä oli pääkaupunkiseudun laajan toimijajoukon yhteisponnistus. Pitkäjänteisten suhteiden ja yhteistyön ensimmäisiä konkreettisia tuloksia saatiin allekirjoitettujen sopimusten muodossa jo maailmannäyttelyn aikana, mutta sehän oli vasta alkua yhteiselle tekemiselle. (more…)

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Guestbook

i love you a beautiful country

Hello!~~~

拉普兰,寻找我们的童话

笑颜如花!

小猫小猴游世博

芬兰

芬兰

Guestbook messages

Info

A fond farewell to World 2010 Expo and a hearty thanks to Shanghai

by Johanna Eiramo

Shanghai World Expo Breaks 40 Million in 40°c

by Haibao

Gala Dinner for Expo Participants

by Haibao

Guests from Madrid

Four guests from Madrid visited Helsinki in September 2009. Read their journals.

Latest entries

Journal by Gabriel Martinez by Gabriel Martinez
And they are ecological!!! by Javier Díez
Europe begins in the North by Elena Carantoña

Guests from Washington D.C.

12 talented Washingtonians responded to an open invitation to Helsinki, hosted by their Helsinki counterparts.

Latest entries

Future Forward – Davey Yarborough by Davey Yarborough
Helsinki Top-5 by Travis Price by Travis Price
Journal of Ayodamola Okunseinde on April 22 by Ayodamola Okunseinde