This area provides endless opportunities and extensive networks for bold and competent innovators.
The diverse and international business life as well as the strong economy and exuberant community spirit in the Oulu area create an excellent foundation for business activities. BusinessOulu, an unincorporated enterprise of the City of Oulu, promotes the success of companies in the Oulu region and provides support for growth.
The importance of continuous cooperation between research and business cannot be overemphasised. Indeed, behind the active atmosphere in Oulu there is university research, entrepreneurship, an extensive network of support services and competent leaders. The strong sectors in Oulu include health and wellbeing technology, ICT, industries, environmental technology, trade and commerce as well as the arts.
The Oulu Region’s global networking that extends from California to Japan offers interesting dimensions. The aim is to become the best urban region in Finland for innovative, international business. This is supported by the major investments taking place in the region and the surrounding area. The airport extension, development of the city centre and tourism, as well as the major mining and other projects in the region will provide new opportunities for various businesses – is yours one of them?
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