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Poznań, Poland 29.5 - 1.6.2023

Trade mission to Poznań, Poland for Finnish smart manufacturing companies

To join the visit, register by 13 April 2023.


Further information

Ms. Anna Nikkilä, Program Coordinator
Business Finland
+358 50 346 9597

Mr. Toni Mattila
Head of Sustainable Manufacturing Finland
Business Finland
+358 40 500 9909

Ms. Anna Lomza
Senior Advisor 
Business Finland Warsaw, Poland
+48 500 826 560

Ms. Päivi Mähönen
Manager, Delegations
Business Finland
+358 40 3433 468



Business Finland and the Embassy of Finland in Poland invite Finnish smart manufacturing technology and services providers to join the ITM Industry Europe Fair in Poznań. The ITM Industry Europe Fair is the leading industrial fair in Poland. Its major themes include machine tools for metal, industrial automation and robotics, software and smart factory solutions, surface treatment, foundry and welding, additive technologies.

ITM Industry Europe is the leading industrial fair in Poland, with nearly 600 exhibitors and 12.000 visitors participating every year. Foreign companies account for nearly 50% of the exhibitors at ITM Industry Europe. The majority of visitors are professionals, most of them representing medium and large enterprises. Over 60% of visitors are within department managers, CEOs / owners and engineers’ positions.

ITM Industry Europe will be run in parallel with the Modernlog Fair, focusing on smart solutions for warehousing and logistics.

Unique component of the ITM Industry Europe Fair is an accompanying program that includes specialist conferences, as well as seminars and workshops on current technical, commercial and economic issues. The main conference organized at the fair is the "Industry Next Congress", where Finland will arrange its smart manufacturing seminar.

By taking part in the visit, you will get the following:

  • B2B meetings arrangement at the fair and in Poznań area
  • Local consultant support to facilitate meetings for Finnish companies
  • Finnish meeting point – small exhibition area (Finnish companies interested in their own larger exhibition space are welcome to contact the organizers to secure their spot)
  • “Smart Manufacturing by Finland” seminar to position Finnish companies’ expertise
  • Finnish cocktail reception and networking
  • Media coverage as a part of the media campaign run by fair organizers
  • 1-2 factory visit(s) to selected manufacturing customer in Poznań area

Who should attend?

This visit is aimed for Finnish technology and services providers for industrial sites, with particular emphasis on industry 4.0 solutions, such as for example predictive maintenance, visualization and simulation, data-driven manufacturing, smart logistics and supply chain management, quality inspection, factory automation.

Preliminary program

Practicalities & participation fee

The trade mission is organized if at least 6 companies sign up. To cover the expenses of arranging the trade mission program, Business Finland will charge a participation fee. The participation fee includes the pass for the ITM Industry Europe Fair.

  • Micro Businesses and SMEs: 1350 EUR + 24% VAT per person
  • Major Companies: 1600 EUR + 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. Kindly note that the participation fee does not include flights or accommodation of the delegate nor meals outside the trade program.