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Rovaniemi 2.-3.12.2019

Finland – China Winter Sports Forum

Finland-China Winter Sports Forum 2.12.2019

Closing Ceremony 3.12.2019

For more information, please contact



Ms. Sari Paavilainen
Project Manager, Sports Cluster
+358 50 395 5396


Ms. Lotta Hakala
Project Coordinator, Delegations
+358 50 336 2726


email: firstname.lastname (at)


Closing Ceremony:

Ms. Kati Mälkki-Karttunen
Coordinator, Ministry of Education and Culture
email: kati.malkki-karttunen (at)

Finland – China Winter Sports Forum

China – Finland Year of Winter Sports is coming to an end. Year 2019 has been a memorable year with the platform building cooperation between Finland and China and having created a base for future activities towards Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Games and beyond.

Business Finland is organizing Finland - China Winter Sports Forum in cooperation with GAS – General Administration of Sports at Santa Claus Hotel, Rovaniemi on 2 December.

Finland China cooperation on winter sports will not end with the thematic year. Winter Sports Forum in Rovaniemi offers a great opportunity to look back to 2019 activities and to plan future cooperation.

Hope to see you all in Rovaniemi!

Forum 2.12.2019


Closing Ceremony 3.12.2019

Official Closing Ceremony of the China – Finland Year of Winter Sports will be held at Lappi Arena on 3 December at 14:00-16:00.