ABOUT THE ARCTIC BUSINESS FORUM 2016

The annual Arctic Business Forum in Lapland Finland introduces the latest business development and the future prospects of the Arctic economy.

Arctic Europe is a promising region within the Arctic and global economy. The northern parts of Finland, Sweden, Norway altogether with Murmansk and Arkhangelsk regions in Russia hold investment potential worth of at least 197 billion euro.

Numerous business opportunities at hand, fruition of these investments is a game of variables. The global and local trends at stake are addressed at the Arctic Business Forum strongly from the mere business point of view.

The 7th Arctic Business Forum is attracting companies and business related stakeholders from Finland and abroad. New business partners may be reached in many occasions during the conference days and the social program.

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

Timo Rautajoki

President & CEO
Lapland Chamber of Commerce

PROGRAM FRAME 2016

REGISTRATION


Choose the most suitable fit for your stay at the Arctic Business Forum 2016 and register now. The registration is open until Tuesday March 29th 2016.

Two days

  • Includes access for both days to Arctic Business Forum 2016
  • Lunch and coffee both days
  • Rovaniemi City Reception Tuesday April 5th at Rovaniemi City Hall
  • One copy of Yearbook 2016

550 € + VAT 24% = 682 €

One day

  • Includes access for one day (either April 6th or April 7th) to Arctic Business Forum 2016
  • Lunch and coffee on the chosen day
  • Rovaniemi City Reception Tuesday April 5th at Rovaniemi City Hall

395 € + VAT 24% = 489,8 €

Chamber of Commerce member price, two days

  • Includes access for both days to Arctic Business Forum 2016
  • Lunch and coffee both days
  • Rovaniemi City Reception Tuesday April 5th at Rovaniemi City Hall
  • One copy of Yearbook 2016
  • Special membership inside session on Thursday morning  April 7th (tapahtuma pidetään suomeksi/the session is held in Finnish)

500 € + VAT 24% = 620€

Conference Dinner

  • Standing dinner reception in the evening of April 6th.

100 € + VAT 24% = 124 €

Arctic Business Forum Yearbook 2016

  • Print out edition updating analysis, business development and more of the Arctic region.

30€ + VAT 24% = 37,2 €

If you have any questions or problems with registration, please contact Petra Karvonen abf@chamber.fi or call +358 40 752 5685.

Partnership and exhibition opportunities at ABF2016!

Create visibility for your company within the Arctic Business Forum 2016 with selected options. Let’s create the best marketing package for you. For more information, please contact abf@chamber.fi.

TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS

Accommodation options

Sokos Hotel Vaakuna

Standard room for one 110€ per night
Standard room for two 125€ per night
Use the code “ABF2016” when booking your stay. Special prices valid until 22nd March 2016. Reservations directly to vaakuna.rovaniemi@sokoshotels.fi.

Scandic Rovaniemi

Standard room for one 87€ per night
Standard room for two 102€ per night
Superior rooms for additional 20€ per night
Use the code “ABF2016” when booking your stay. Special prices valid until 22nd March 2016. Reservations directly to meeting.rovaniemi@scandichotels.com or call
+358 16 460 6000.

Santa’s Hotel Santa Claus

Standard room for one 100€ per night
Standard room for two 120€ per night
Superior room for one 120€ per night
Superior room for two 140€ per night
Deluxe room with a sauna for one 140€ per night
Deluxe room with a sauna for two 160€ per night
Use the code “ABF2016” when booking your stay. Special prices valid until 18th March 2016. Reservations directly to rovaniemi@santashotels.fi or call +358 16 321 3227. Cancelling reservations is possible free of charge until 29th March 2016. Cancellations made later will be charged with one night’s accommodation.

Arctic Light Hotel

Magic room for one 129 € per night
Magic room for two 149 € per night
Arctic room for one 149 € per night
Arctic room for two 169 € per night
Use the code “ABF2016” when booking your stay. Special prices valid until 8th March 2016. Reservations directly to sales@arcticlighthotel.fi.

Lapland Hotel Sky Ounasvaara

Room for one 82 € per night
Room for two 94 € per night
Also rooms available with a sauna, ask for more information when booking your stay.
Use the code “ABF2016” when booking your stay.
Reservations directly to skyhotel@laplandhotels.com.

CityHotel

Comfort room for one 105 € per night
Comfort room for two 125 € per night
Lux room for one 118 € per night
Lux room for two 138 € per night
Use the code “ABF2016” when booking your stay. Special prices valid until 22nd March 2016. Reservations directly to sales@cityhotel.fi or call +358 16 3300 111.

Hotel Rantasipi Pohjanhovi

Standard room for one 89€ per night
Standard room for two 99€ per night
Superior rooms for additional 10€ per night
Use the code “ABF2016” when booking your stay. Special prices valid until 5th March 2016. Reservations directly to pohjanhovi.rantasipi@restel.fi or call +358 16 33 711.

For more on planning your trip here and how to get to Rovaniemi at http://www.visitrovaniemi.fi/accommodation/where-to-sleep


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Lappia House Sight Website
Science Centre Pilke Sight Website
SantaPark Sight Website
Ounasvaara hill Sight
Ounasvaara Ski Resort Sight Website
Santa Claus' Village / Arctic Circle Sight Website
Arktikum Sight Website
Hotel Rantasipi Pohjanhovi Hotel Website
CityHotel Hotel Website
Lapland Hotel Sky Ounasvaara Hotel Website
Arctic Light Hotel Hotel Website
Santa’s Hotel Santa Claus Hotel Website
Scandic Rovaniemi Hotel Website
Sokos Hotel Vaakuna Hotel Website
Korundi Forum venue Website

YEARBOOK 2016

Arctic Business Forum Yearbook 2016 will be published on the 1st day of the conference, on Wednesday 6th of April 2016.

They say change is inevitable, and the Arctic region has proved it in just one year. Discover the updated analysis covering investments, business developments and more of the region.

You can order extra copies of the Yearbook 2016 (30€ + VAT) while registering to the event.

Yearbook 2015

European High North Business Yearbook 2015 by Lapland Chamber of Commerce covers up to date investments and business development analysis covering North Finland, North Sweden, North Norway and Murmansk and Arkhangelsk regions in Russia.

You may download the pdf version of the Yearbook 2015 for free here.

ARCTIC BUSINESS FORUM PARTNERS 2016



Media


We welcome all representatives of media to the 7th Arctic Business Forum!
There is no fee for members of media. However you still have to register yourself to the event. Please, register by using this link.

Media

  • Includes access for both days to Arctic Business Forum 2016
  • Lunch and coffee both days
  • Rovaniemi City Reception Tuesday April 5th at Rovaniemi City Hall
  • NOTE: Representatives of the media must show their press card at the arrival registration

Photos

Last year’s photos are found on ABF’s Flickr account and this year’s photos will appear there as well after the event. Follow us in social media to find out exactly when the newest photos and videos are available!

Media package

Download our logos from this link

For questions and other information, please contact:

Petra Karvonen
abf@chamber.fi
T. +358 40 752 5685

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ARCTIC BUSINESS FORUM IN SOCIAL MEDIA:

Arctic Business Forum

Lapland Chamber of Commerce

Maakuntakatu 29-31 B
96200 Rovaniemi
Finland

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