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Saudi-Arabia 10-12 September 2018

Team Finland visit to Saudi Arabia on 10-12 September 2018

Deadline for registration is 19 June


Click to register

For more informaion, please contact:

Ms. Meria Heikelä, Director
Business Finland
Cellular: +44 7787 153 014

Ms. Maria Westerholm, Senior Director,
Delegations, Business Finland
Cellular: +358 40 3433 431


Business opportunities for Finnish companies in the healthcare sector

Finnish companies have already been successful in Saudi Arabia, but there is still room for more companies to take advantage of this great opportunity and to introduce themselves to the cooperation.

Join the Team Finland business delegation and travel to Riyadh with Ms. Pirkko Mattila, Minister of Social Affairs and Health in September. The visit is a follow-up to the recently started collaboration and the completion of the action plan between the two countries.


Click the tab left to register for the visit as well as to learn more about the preliminary program and practical information. The deadline for registration is 19 June 2018.

Why Saudi Arabia?

The Saudi government has an ambitious vision, "Saudi Arabia's Vision for 2030" which outlines long-term goals and expectations for the public, the private and the non-profit sectors. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) is determined to optimize and better utilize the capacity of the hospitals and healthcare centers, and enhance the quality of preventive and therapeutic healthcare services.

The main objective is to build a healthcare sector that promotes competition and transparency among providers. It will enhance the capability, efficiency and productivity of care and treatment and increase the options available to KSA citizens.

The ministers of KSA and Finland have agreed on cooperation especially in the fields of further education in healthcare, rehabilitation, home care and use of virtual care path by using digital solutions, cancer screening and care.


Participation fee

To cover the expenses of arranging the visit to Saudi Arabia, Business Finland will charge a participation fee as follows:

  • Micro Businesses and SMEs: EUR 1300 + 24% VAT per person
  • Major Companies: EUR 1500 + 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.