Finland at Dubai Expo 2020


EXPO open 6 months, 20.10.2020 –10.4.2021

Main theme ”Connecting Minds, Creating the Future” Subthemes: Mobility, Sustainability, Opportunity

FirstEXPO organized in Arabic world

Primarily MiddleEast, but also Africa and South-Asia

About 190 countries participating

Expecting 25 million visitors

Expecting that over 70 % of visitors come from abroad


Finland is participating in Dubai Expo with a 10 M€ budget, of which 50 % is covered by corporate financing Total of 30 companies and clusters have committed over 4,5 M€ financing

Participation operated by Business Finland, Commissioner General Severi Keinälä

Steering Committee has representatives of ministries (MEE, MoF, MoE) and business (Technology Industries and National Partners)

All Finnish companies are welcome to joint the Finnish pavilion. More information at

Jenni Isola