Business Tampere

Business Tampere at your service - growth, internationalization,
talents, investments, export, premises, networking, digitalization and innovation.
We provide guidance and support, we open the doors and make sure
your company’s way to success is as smooth as possible.
Let's create new Tampere Region. Together.


We offer an international business education for motivated immigrants. We build your expertise to the new level for expanding Finnish export business globally. The period to apply is from 25th of September to 27th of October 2017.  Read more

For the second year in a row, Smart City will be one of the main focuses at the international technology conference Mindtrek held every year in Tampere, Finland. Smart city development is not only a hot topic in Tampere where Smart Tampere program by the city of Tampere was launched last year, but all over the world with city after another declaring themselves smart.  Read more

Mindtrek technology conference presents the Immersive Tech Event providing you with insider information about today’s big topics and future breakouts of VR, AR and MR in fields of neurology, forestry, video games and rehabilitation, to name a few. During the event, several teams take part in hackathon to tackle a surprise task with Nokia OZO.  Read more

The possibilities of open data and open interfaces for a new type of business and company culture will be unwrapped once again at the Open World Event of the Mindtrek conference on September 20th - 21st, 2017 in Tampere, Finland. Mindtrek introduces new technologies, and also for example Siemens’ journey towards a more open business culture.  Read more

Glaston, the world's leading manufacturer of glass tempering machines, now opens up its product development in cooperation with hackathons and startup companies. The target is to find new solutions for future automatic heat treatment glass manufacturing machines.  Read more

Crazy Town is a co-working space and community that helps its member companies grow and become more international. Crazy Town Tampere was opened in spring 2017 and is growing fast.  Read more

Ten cities using the most innovative ideas to improve quality of life and to involve citizens in community life have reached the final stage of the European Capital of Innovation Award 2017. The City of Tampere has made it to this final stage. The other finalists are Aarhus, Berlin, Copenhagen, Helsinki, Nice, Paris, Tallinn, Tel Aviv and Toulouse. 32 cities applied to the competition. The winners will be announced on 7 November.  Read more

Bubblecap Oy is among the growth-seeking companies which notably completed the Kasvu Open 2017 – Talents for Growth programme in Tampere. Their case caught the eye of the Kasvu Open facilitators – including members of Business Tampere, City of Tampere, and Kasvun Roihu Oy.  Read more

A Tampere based technology company FORCIOT has been selected among 15 finalists in Mobile World Congress event's 4YFN Americas Awards pitching competition. All finalists are pitching to be crowned Silicon Valley’s No.1 startup during the event. FORCIOT is the only Finnish nominee in the competition and the only European in its own category.  Read more

Tredea, the Tampere Region Economic Development Agency, renews its brand and now operates as Business Tampere. Under the new, distinct brand, Business Tampere will continue its work enhancing the business of local companies and improving the international visibility of the Tampere region.  Read more

Networks and dedicated people are the main assets of the Tampere-based company 5 More Minutes as it introduces the world to the educational use of entertainment games.  Read more