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Portugal and Spain 2.-4.10.2018

Team Finland visit to Portugal and Spain on 2-4 October 2018

The deadline for registration for the visit is 9 September 2018.

REGISTRATION

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:

 

Ms. Annabella Polo, Advisor
Business Finland Madrid, +34 699 759 234 (-1h)

 

Practicalities:
Ms. Lotta Eiroma, Project Manager
Business Delegations, +358 40 716 2628

Email: firstname.lastname@businessfinland.fi

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES IN CIRCULAR ECONOMY

Join the high-level Team Finland visit led by Prime Minister Juha Sipilä to Portugal and Spain, October 2-4, 2018 to learn more about business opportunities in Circular Economy.

Although located on the other side of Europe, the Iberian Peninsula represents an interesting economic area for Finnish companies. The area counts more than 50 million inhabitants, and boasts of prestigious companies in key sectors such as construction, energy, chemistry and automobile. The renowned tourism sector attracts more than 100 million visitors a year.

Finland's image in this area is excellent and the Iberian market is full of opportunities for Finnish companies.

Join the high-level Team Finland visit to Portugal and Spain, October 2-4, 2018 to learn more about business opportunities in Circular Economy:

Portugal:
  • Forests, wood & innovations
  • Water treatment, waste water treatment
Spain:
  • Waste to energy
  • Bioenergy
  • Waste water treatment and water circulation (WWT + water circulation + biogas from sludge + fertilizers)

Interested?
Click the tab left to register for the visit and to learn more about the preliminary program and practical information.

WHY PORTUGAL AND SPAIN?

In recent years, circular economy has been a hot topic in the Iberian Peninsula. The recovery from the economic crisis has resulted in increased domestic production and consumption, but the industry has not been capable of adopting more resource-efficient forms of production. This has led to growing amount of waste. Both Portugal and Spain are taking big steps in planning and implementing their national circular economy strategies in order to fight these challenges.

READ MORE ABOUT WHY PORTUGAL AND SPAIN

PARTICIPATION FEE

To cover the expenses of arranging the visit to Portugal and Spain, Business Finland will charge a participation fee as follows:

  • Micro Businesses and SMEs: EUR 1700 + 24% VAT per person
  • Major Companies: EUR 2000 + 24% VAT per person

Business Finland will invoice the participation fee after the visit based on the actual costs. The invoiced fee will not exceed the amounts mentioned above.

READ MORE ABOUT PRACTICALITIES