The 7th Arctic Business Forum on April 6-7 in Finland introduced the latest global and local developments affecting the business possibilities in the Arctic.

Renewed visions of Arctic development and investment potential, time frame estimation included, are dealt in the conference. Specific attention is paid to European High North regions. Sustainable growth and responsible business remain as high priority values of the conference. New technologies and new solutions are sought for the region’s prosperity.

Arctic Business Forum is an international event attracting companies and business related stakeholders from Finland and abroad. Special attention is paid to strengthen business to business cooperation by organizing b-to-b meeting points and business pitch sessions.

Welcome to get insight, discuss and do business towards resilient business, for Arctic prosperity.


The registration for the 2017 event is not yet open!

Please follow us in social media and subscribe the Arctic Business Forum Newsletter (bottom of the page) to get the latest information of the 2017 Forum, the date & place and themes.

On the right side are introduced the ticket types to the event. Prices and other possible happenings included to participation are updated when the registration opens.

Partnership and exhibition opportunities at ABF2017!

Are you interested in becoming an ABF Partner for the 2017 event? With an ABF Partner deal you will be able to maximize your company’s visibility throughout the Arctic Business Forum 2017. For more information, please contact abf@chamber.fi.

Two days

  • Includes access for both days to Arctic Business Forum 2016
  • Lunch and coffee servings
  • One copy of Yearbook 2016

One day

  • Includes access for one day to Arctic Business Forum 2016
  • Lunch and coffee on the chosen day

Chamber of Commerce member price, two days

  • Includes access for both days to Arctic Business Forum 2016
  • Lunch and coffee servings
  • One copy of Yearbook 2016

Conference Dinner

  • Dinner reception in the evening of 1st day of the conference


The 7th Arctic Business Forum Yearbook is an overview of the European High North investments and business development published in association with the Arctic Business Forum.

The Yearbook 2016 by Lapland Chamber of Commerce addresses Arctic cooperation, policies and business, top 10 risks for Arctic stakeholders for the next five years, as well as an estimation of European High North investment potential for the same time frame. Regionally the Yearbook covers the Northern parts of Finland, Sweden and Norway as well as Murmansk and Arkhangelsk regions in Russia.

You can order your own paperback version of the Yearbook 2016 (30€ + VAT) through this link or download the pdf-version from the link below.


We welcome all representatives of media to the 7th Arctic Business Forum!


  • Includes access for both days to Arctic Business Forum 2016
  • Lunch and coffee servings


This year’s photos are found on ABF’s Flickr account. Follow us in social media to find out exactly when the newest photos and videos are available!

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For questions and other information, please contact:

Taija Jurmu
T. +358 40 510 8889

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