Business Kuopio


The ecosystems of the Kuopio area

Kuopio has active business and innovation ecosystems of an international level, which are constantly developing. Operations are built together with companies and regional operators.



Strengths: Health and pharma technology, development and research

Water Technology

Multidisciplinary water expertise and research, comprehensive networks

Circular Bioeconomy

High-quality bioeconomy research expertise and availability of raw material

Clean Energy

Development work on renewable energy technologies and usage methods

Smart Technologies

Impressive export income and regional cooperation in the field of industry


Strong know-how and innovative product development in the food sector


An attractive tourist destination - nature, events and sports