Global Innovation Partnership Program

GIPP

Promoting Finnish innovation exports and investments in Finland

Finland will make its final decision on major defense procurement acquisitions by 2021. Interest surrounding these acquisitions offers a unique opportunity to promote broader business cooperation. However the GIPP - program focuses on trade and industrial cooperation outside the defense procurement program and is therefore not a part of the Finnish government’s procurement process.

The primary goal of the program is to:

  • Promote Finland as a leading innovation partner and investment target;
  • Concrete help for strategic partners to find beneficial partnerships from Finland (University-SME-Ecosystems)
  • Open up business opportunities in the target countries’ major procurements; and
  • Survey and reduce the trade barriers that affect Finnish companies in the target countries.

GIPP program offering for Finnish companies:

  • High level delegation trips to target markets
  • Market studies in target markets
  • Use of consultants in target markets
  • Communication and pr regarding the companies and program
  • Free advisory services
  • Networking in Finland and abroad
  • The services of Business Finland global network.

GIPP program offering for global partners

  • Delegations coming to Finland, seminar in Finland.
  • Networking innovation and industry ecosystems in Finland.
  • Positive visibility in Finnish media.
  • Invest in Finland services

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Contact us

Program Director, Global Innovation Partnership Program
Kimmo Aura
+358 40 504 8317