18 January 2024

AdventureConnect Matka Finland 2024

Meeting Room 206, First Floor, Helsinki Expo and Convention Centre

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Join this first AdventureConnect at Matka Travel Fair in Helsinki, Finland led by ATTA's Regional Manager, Monica Gazzera. This networking event will give you the opportunity to learn about current trends in outdoor and active travel while also networking with suppliers, buyers, media and other members from the travel industry from the Nordics and rest of Europe.

Are you aware that Finland is a country where Sustainable Tourism development has been taken to next level, by introducing a national Sustainable Travel Finland (STF), program, which helps both tourism regions and companies to advance in their sustainable journey. By attending this event you will be able to learn more about Visit Finland’s program, and suppliers who already hold STF label, presented by Liisa Kokkarinen.

Interested in meeting new suppliers from Finland/ Sweden/ Norway/Denmark? Interested in making new connections from across Europe? Curious how to become part of the global network of the Adventure Travel Trade Association or interested to attend an ATTA event in Europe?

Agenda outline:

11:00h Event start in meeting room 206 on the first floor.
11:05h Welcome: Monica Gazzera presents about ATTA, about the global adventure travel community and upcoming events for the community, she will also briefly touch on the profile of the adventure traveler and the recent trends in the adventure & outdoor tourism, based on ATTA’s research
11:30h Visit Finland presents about their Sustainable Travel Finland program and Finland’s sustainable journey
11:40h Discussion panel - Connecting with the global adventure travel community, opportunities and benefits - ATTA, Visit Finland and Regions of Oulu and Ruka-Kuusamo, discussing the collaboration between ATTA & Finland and how both the trade and the regional tourism boards can benefit from it.
12:00h Networking starts
13:00h Event ends

Register below to reserve one of the seats, bring your business card and join us on 18 January 2024. Our hosts and partners from Visit Finland will provide light bites and refreshments during the networking.

We look forward to meeting you in person in Helsinki.

Seats are limited, so make sure you are registered for this event!

If you are not yet an ATTA member, you will need to sign up as a free Community Member in order to register for this event. This will only take one minute. Click the button below to go through the process. For current members, please sign in to register.

As a part of the ATTA's overarching mission to serve as the hub and facilitator for responsible, profitable adventure travel businesses, destinations and media, AdventureConnect events offer our vibrant communities a chance to connect, network and grow. These events are hosted locally in destinations or conferences where the adventure travel community naturally gathers. AdventureConnects range from casual networking to group outings to structured peer-to-peer or educational roundtables. Access the full AdventureConnect event calendar for events near you.