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Helsinki 10.11.2022

Roundtable on bilateral trade and investment between Portugal and Finland

Time: Thursday 10 November

Team Finland House
Porkkalankatu 1, Helsinki


The event is free of charge, however, requires a registration via the link below.

Register by 2pm on 9 November 2022

Further information

João Campos

Project Manager, Portuguese Trade and Investment Agency | Helsinki
Embassy of Portugal | Finland
Tel. +358 505 566 919
delegacao.helsinquia (at)

Annika Lipsanen-Brito
Project Manager, Delegations, Business Finland
Tel. +358 50 347 3470
annika.lipsanen-brito (at)

Business Finland together with the Confederation of Finnish Industries (EK) and the Portuguese Trade & Investment Agency – AICEP invite you to a roundtable event on bilateral trade and investment between Portugal and Finland, held on Thursday, November 10, 2022 at 10:30-12:00 at the Team Finland House, Porkkalankatu 1, Helsinki. The event is organized in connection with the visit of the Portuguese Secretary of State for Internationalization, Mr. Bernardo Ivo Cruz, to Finland.

This business event presents a unique opportunity to increase awareness and knowledge about Portuguese and Finnish markets; to get to know opportunities in both markets; and to promote bilateral relations in Trade & Investment. The event is aimed at companies and organizations interested in the Portuguese market.

We are looking forward to your registration and welcoming you to our event.


10:15 – 10:30 Registration and coffee
10:30 – 10:35 Welcome and Introduction
Timo Vuori, Director, Confederation of Finnish Industries
Satu Suikkari-Kleven, Ambassador of Finland to Portugal
10:35 – 10:50 Trade & Investment between Portugal & Finland
Bernardo Ivo Cruz, Portuguese Secretary of State for Internationalization
10:50 – 11:20 Why Portugal?
Luís Castro Henriques, Chairman & CEO, AICEP
11:20 – 11:35 Why Finland?
Antti Aumo, Executive Director, Invest in Finland at Business Finland
11:35 – 11:55 Closing Discussion and Q&A: Portugal & Finland’s Potential Partnerships
Miguel Fontoura, Director Nordics, AICEP
Marika Ollaranta, Head of Decarbonizing Industries Program, Business Finland
11:55 Event ends