The Helsinki EU Office is a Brussels-based office representing the following stakeholders:

  • City of Helsinki,
  • Helsinki-Uusimaa Region,
  • Häme Region,
  • Kymenlaakso Region,
  • Päijät-Häme Region,
  • Aalto University,
  • University of Helsinki,
  • Hanken School of Economics,
  • Laurea University of Applied Sciences,
  • Metropolia University of Applied Sciences.

Latest Updates

  • By Hilary Webb

Leuven announced as European Capital of Innovation 2020

Leuven has been announced as the winner of the European Capital of Innovation 2020. The city will receive €1,000,000 for its excellent innovation concepts, processes and governence models.

  • By Hilary Webb

Finalists announced for European Capital of Innovation

Twelve cities have made it into the final round to become the European Capital of Innovation 2020.

  • By Hilary Webb

Helsinki GSE establishes economic situation room amid coronavirus crisis

The Helsinki Graduate School of Economics (Helsinki GSE) has established an economic situation room, to provide support to authorities and ministries as they make significant economic policy decisions during the coronavirus outbreak.

  • By Hilary Webb

Lahti, Finland announced as European Green Capital 2021 winner

Lahti, Finland, a partner of the ERRIN member Helsinki EU Office, has been named as European Green Capital 2021.

  • By Hilary Webb

EU Biodiversity Strategy 2030 webinar

As leading biodiversity scholars at Finnish universities publish their position paper on the EU's post-2020 Biodiversity Framework and Biodiversity Strategy 2030, a webinar has been arranged to reflect on the paper. 

  • By Hilary Webb

Transport Research Arena - TRA2020

TRA2020, the largest European research and technology conference, will this year focus on the theme: 'rethinking transport - towards clean and inclusive mobility' and take place in Helsinki this April.