Innovate in Finland
Finland offers a first-class innovation and business environment. Starting a business is easy and fast, and highly educated people and public research and development funding is readily available.
As a result of active networks involving both large and small companies, researchers and end-users, the collaboration between the business sector and academia runs exceptionally smoothly.
Ideally positioned for innovation
- Easy access to public research and development funding
- Excellent knowledge transfer between universities and businesses
- Availability of highly skilled engineers and scientists
- Sophisticated research infrastructure
- IT expertise
Competitive business environment
- Dynamic networks of large companies and small businesses
- Efficient public-private partnerships
- Minimal bureaucracy
- Competitive and stable economy
- The only euro country in Northern Europe
- Safe society and clean environment
Tekes helps entrepreneurs to access innovation networks by identifying potential business and R&D partners.
International businesses registered in Finland can benefit from the same public funding services as their Finnish counterparts.