Friendly people, versatile conference facilities, a city of culture, and a wild and untamed natural backdrop make the Capital of Lakeland the perfect place for a business event.

Meetings and Congresses

The Kuopio area offers facilities from small meetings to congresses and business events for up to 1,000 delegates. No matter your industry or event, the fresh air and clean nature in the heart of the Finnish Lakeland is the ideal place to be inspired. Kuopio is known and rewarded for its warm, welcoming service and reliability. Hosting your event in this incredible location couldn’t be easier. 

Kuopio is only a 45 minutes flight from Finland’s capital city Helsinki, and Kuopio airport is located 20 minutes from the city center making business travel a breeze. As well as excellent business meeting and conference facilities, our area  also offers an amazing amount of activities, cultural events and pre/post meeting tour options.

Kuopio for congress participants

Kuopio city has a population of just 118.000 inhabitants and is known for its exceptional atmosphere, knowledge, and welcoming ambiance. Kuopio is also widely known to be a caring and tolerant urban center where the wellbeing of its residents come first. 

It is not just the people that are beautiful but the scenery too. One-third of Kuopio’s total area is water and the other half is covered by forests. Water, rich flora, and rolling scenery are the essential characteristics of Kuopio – The Capital of Lakeland Finland. 

In Kuopio everything you need is close by: a city full of culture and events, the university campus, and – only 45 minutes away – the full-service holiday resort of Tahko Tourism Center.

Guests of meetings and congresses will no doubt appreciate the exceptional kindness of people, the accessibility of Kuopio, the ease of traveling, and the closeness to nature. And, after the business event is finished, your guests can stay and enjoy the wide variety of cultural activities, local food, and wellness in the wild.

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