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Meet our people and companies at Hannover Messe

Hannover Messe 
International Industry Trade Fair 2016
25 - 29 April 2016 / Germany, Hannover

Almost 20 Finnish companies offering IoT and industrial automation services will present their cutting-edge solutions in April at on of the leading indurstry fairs in the world, Hannover Messe that gathers around 200,000 visitors each year for networking and business. The Finnish companies are gathered under the same roof at a joint Finland stand in hall 16.

"According to Accenture's study, Finland is ranked #1 in the EU in utilizing IIoT. Living proof of this can be seen in the huge variety of expertise our companies attending the fair have", says Reijo Smolander, Senior Advisor at Finpro.

"Finns have long roots in digitalization and mobile technologies, and there are many innovative manufacturers like Kone and Metso who have been at the forefront of capitalising their data. This has resulted to a unique IoT ecosystem which provides end-to-end services from acquiring and analysing the data to creating tangible business benefits out of it with tailored applications."

Team Finland will attend Hannover Messe to promote Finnish companies with IoT offering. In addition to companies, our delegation will be formed by Finpro, TEKES, Business Oulu, Tredea and FIMECC. We will have two separate stands with unified branding close to each other in hall 16. 

FIMECC Ltd. is organizing the largest Finnish IoT showroom at the Hannover Messe. “Wir Digitalisieren Ihr Business” is the theme for Finnish pavilion. It is presenting the fact that Finnish companies are world-class in IoT-know-how, and have a lot to offer in bringing the Industry 4.0 into practice. Finland is the “Silicon Valley of IoT”. Our companies’ strengths are exploiting the data, throughout the whole value chain and ecosystems - from collecting and managing to analyzing and utilizing data. - See more at:

Download the Finnish stand brochure here:

We Digitalize Your Business_Finland stand brochure Hannover Messe 2016.pdf