07.04.2011

Finland is a safe, friendly location for conventions

In Finland in 2010, a total of 61,371 visitors participated in international conventions. The average convention participant stayed 4.9 days in Finland and spent 207 euros per day.

Technology and informatics, medicine and business were areas which featured most heavily in conventions held last year. Around half of all the conventions were within these fields. Most participants were at medical conventions.

The FCB, who market Finland as a location for conventions and corporate events, has commissioned the convention survey since 1986. A total of 6,510 meeting guests from 16 international conventions took part in last year’s survey. The survey was carried out by Taloustutkimus Oy.

www.fcb.fi


Source: Good News from Finland