Skip to content

Promoting Finnish innovation exports and investments in Finland

The GIPP program ended in 2022. Finland made its final decision on major defense procurement acquisitions by 2021. These acquisitions offered a unique opportunity to promote broader business cooperation. The GIPP program focused on trade and industrial cooperation outside the defense procurement program.

The primary goal of the program was 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 offered 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 was:

  • Delegation visits to Finland
  • Networking innovation and industry ecosystems in Finland
  • Visibility in Finnish media.
  • Invest in Finland services

Finnish Aviation Landscape

Global Innovation Partnership Program (GIPP)
Sustainable Manufacturing Finland Program

Finnish Aviation Landscape (pdf)


Contact us

Program Director, Global Innovation Partnership Program

Eija Tynkkynen

+358 40 522 8507