Visiting Arctic Solutions

The Arctic is filled with opportunities

That is particularly true in growing areas like raw material and energy production, logistics, mining and travel. There is increasing interest and economic activity around the Arctic Circle, and the region is attracting significant investments.

 

At the same time, the pure and untouched Arctic environment characterized by extreme operational environment makes it essential to seek local expertise when it comes to thriving in cold temperatures and protecting the natural ecosystem.

 

Learn from those who are already here

Open Arctic  is a non-profit business network and a visiting program that provides a window to Arctic expertise and solutions. We welcome groups of investors, companies, entrepreneurs, researchers, government officials and organizations to visit the businesses and institutions offering arctic solutions.

 

We organize tailored visits to businesses and research institutes ready to share their knowledge and best practices. The program is free for participants; however, you are expected to cover your own travel expenses. Please get in touch if you’re interested to learn more!

 

Plan a visit, make connections and partner with the best. We’ll help you every step of the way.

Mari Vähäkuopus

Program manager Open Arctic
mari.vahakuopus(at)houseoflapland.fi
+358 40 148 97 00

Anna Häkkinen

Deputy Managing Director
anna.hakkinen(at)houseoflapland.fi
+358 40 839 38 58

Visiting Arctic Drilling Company

Lapland Ambassador Mikko “Peltsi” Peltola and the chair of The Finland Promotion Board (FPB), Jorma Korhonen,  Head of Unit, Prime Minister’s Office visiting Arctic Drilling Company June 2017.

Photo by Inka Hyvönen

Lapland Ambassador Mikko “Peltsi” Peltola and the chair of The Finland Promotion Board (FPB), Jorma Korhonen,  Head of Unit, Prime Minister’s Office visiting Arctic Drilling Company June 2017.

Photo by Inka Hyvönen

Lapland Ambassador Mikko “Peltsi” Peltola and the chair of The Finland Promotion Board (FPB), Jorma Korhonen,  Head of Unit, Prime Minister’s Office visiting Arctic Drilling Company June 2017.

Photo by Inka Hyvönen

Lapland Ambassador Mikko “Peltsi” Peltola and the chair of The Finland Promotion Board (FPB), Jorma Korhonen,  Head of Unit, Prime Minister’s Office visiting Arctic Drilling Company June 2017.

Photo by Inka Hyvönen

Lapland Ambassador Mikko “Peltsi” Peltola and the chair of The Finland Promotion Board (FPB), Jorma Korhonen,  Head of Unit, Prime Minister’s Office visiting Arctic Drilling Company June 2017.

Photo by Inka Hyvönen

Visiting Forest of Lapland

Lapland Ambassador Mikko “Peltsi” Peltola and the chair of The Finland Promotion Board (FPB), Jorma Korhonen,  Head of Unit, Prime Minister’s Office visiting Forest of Lapland  June 2017.

Photo by Inka Hyvönen

Lapland Ambassador Mikko “Peltsi” Peltola and the chair of The Finland Promotion Board (FPB), Jorma Korhonen,  Head of Unit, Prime Minister’s Office visiting Forest of Lapland  June 2017.

Photo by Inka Hyvönen

Lapland Ambassador Mikko “Peltsi” Peltola and the chair of The Finland Promotion Board (FPB), Jorma Korhonen,  Head of Unit, Prime Minister’s Office visiting Forest of Lapland  June 2017.

Disclaimer

Please note that all visits are subject to the availability of the selected solution and organisations. Open Arctic cannot guarantee that we will be able to accommodate your request. Open Arctic is not able to arrange visiting programs for leisure or other private visitors.

For inspiration and more information on how to experience the Arctic during your holiday, please take a look at lapland.fi/visiting