Registrate now: Technical Tour – The Finnish Water Way in Helsinki 10 September 2022

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Get the most out of your Nordic IWA World Water Congress 2022 experience with a one-day visit to Finland. At this full-day Finland Technical Tour, you will learn about the best practices and latest innovations of Finnish water sector. The Tour takes place in Helsinki, Finland, on Saturday 10 September 2022. The day programme starts with an inspiring seminar and innovation exhibition with world-class water experts from Finland. After lunch, you will get an introduction to advanced Finnish solutions in the form of site visits to Viikinmäki WWTP, the largest treatment plant in the Nordics. In Viikinmäki WWTP, around 270 000 m3 of wastewater is treated every day, to serve 900,000 residents. The WWTP built inside the bedrock is actively developing new methods for nutrient recovery and energy efficiency. In 2020, Viikinmäki WWTP produced 96 % of its electricity consumption.

Finland Tour Programme

09:00 – 10:00 Arrivals from Helsinki City Centre to Viikinmäki WWTP
10:00 – 12:00 Finnish Water Way – Seminar
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 16:00 Innovation Exhibition & Guided site visists
16:00 – 17:00 Transports from Viikinmäki WWTP to Helsinki City Center
17:00 – Optional evening programme

Cost of the Tour: EUR 45*
Duration: 1 day (From 9 AM to 5 PM)
 Limit of 80 delegates (Minimum of 20 delegates)
Registrate here by 22nd August
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*Please note, that the event takes place in Helsinki, Finland, one day before the main event IWA WWCE 2022 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Participants are expected to coordinate their travel arrangements to Helsinki independently. The price includes transports from Helsinki city center to Viikinmäki WWTP, full one-day programme with lunch and coffee.

What is IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition?

The IWA World Water Congress is a global water sector conference and exhibition, this year taking place in Copenhagen 11 – 15 September 2022. The event hosted by International Water Association, bringing together over 10 000 water professionals from around the world. Finnish water expertise is strongly represented throughout the event together with other Nordic countries. Besides the Nordic Tour in Helsinki, Finnish Water Forum is coordinating a joint participation to Finland Pavilion and Nordic Pavilion. Interested to join? For further inquiries, please contact saara.leppanen(a)