Dear Fin-Ice, visitor!
Welcome to Fin-Ice website the homepage of Finnish Icelandic Chamber of Commerce. The purpose of the Chamber is to be an active and independent body by supporting the trade between Finland and Iceland. This is mainly done by supporting networking between Finnish & Icelandic businesses along with organizing meetings, seminars & visits on topics that support trade between the countries.
Last years have been active year within our chamber. Foreign Ministers of our countries met and committed themselves to ffind ways to boost the trade between the countries.
In 2015 FinIce and members were involved in few network events:
Skyr OY hosted a massive 3-day campaign event to salute real Icelandic Skyr and Iceland at Lonna Island in September. The island was transformed to ICELAND because Finns eat the most Skyr in the world, Iceland was moved to Finland. The event was a huge success and great promotion for Iceland with participation of Icelandic artist, chefs and Ambassador of Iceland.
Food and Fun in Turku was held in October for the second time. Followed by twelve restaurants and seven coctail bars were fully booked in advance. Food and Fun menu was also offered in local schools kindergarten, jail and reception at centers for refugees. Four Icelandic chefs and three bartenders and student form the Icelandic culinary school participated. This event got a lot of media attention. Specila food and fun Boothat the Food abd wine Fair in Turku at the same time where Icelandic companies products, promotion a
Slush was held in Helsinki in November. A delegation of ffifty participants from the Icelandic starts up scene participated at Slush and in a study program organized by the Embassy. A close cooperation with Promote Iceland, Klak Innovit and representatives from Slush.
We continue to work closely with Embassy of Iceland. The Embassy host most of the chamber´s meeting along with co-operating with FinIce in different projects related to Iceland promotion in Finland and Iceland.
We welcome you to join our chamber and our forthcoming events.