Partners and Sponsors


ADMARES Ltd. is a global company leading the alternative real estate field with the latest innovations in floating accommodations. ADMARES’s solutions include Villas, Hotels, Resorts, Islands and complete Cities – all based on an innovative floating technology developed by ADMARES. The products combine technological knowledge from the marine, offshore and land construction industries with state-of-the-art green intelligence, visionary construction technologies and building automation systems. Thanks to ADMARES’s floating solutions’ unique features of independent energy, power production and sewage treatment, these units can easily be relocated and placed in remote locations where city infrastructure is not available.

ALMACO Group, the leading system supplier providing a complete range of products and services for Accommodation and Food Handling areas in marine and modular land construction, was founded in 1998 and has offices in China, Finland, France, Italy, USA and Singapore. ALMACO provides complete solutions for Accommodations and Food Handling Systems for Newbuilding and Modernization projects. These solutions incorporate all phases of the unit’s lifecycle, from conceptualization and design, through complete turnkey deliveries and efficient post-delivery support. ALMACO’s products and services address all needs for cruise ships, ferries, accommodation vessels, offshore accommodation platforms and land-based modular construction.


Makes the world taste good. Fazer is a family-owned company offering quality bakery, confectionery, biscuit and grain products as well as food and café services. The goal is to share the taste of good life every day. Fazer has been supporting SOS Children’s Villages for over 40 years.


Mercedes-Benz is one of the biggest producers of premium cars and the world’s biggest manufacturer of commercial vehicles with a global reach. We provide financing, leasing, fleet management, insurance and innovative mobility services.

Nordisk supports the willpower and ambition of athletes, musicians, and entertainers dedicated to their sport and music by giving them the opportunities to excel in their field. With the vision of becoming the leading Sports & Entertainment Management organization in Northern Europe, Nordisk provides the platform for young talents to develop into their maximum potential. We also pride ourselves in managing professional athletes that champions integrity and sportsmanship in their discipline. Nordisk looks also to inspire appreciation to sports and music by managing tournaments and events combining the music and sport industry.

Wilson Racquet Sports is a division of Chicago-based Wilson Sporting Goods, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of sports equipment and owned by Amer Sports. Wilson designs, manufactures and distributes sporting goods throughout the world and focuses on making technologically advanced products which help players of all levels perform better. Wilson’s core sport categories include: Football, Basketball, Baseball, Volleyball, Soccer, Youth Sports, Uniforms/Apparel, Golf, Footwear and Racquet Sports (Tennis, Racquetball, Squash, Badminton and Platform Tennis).

Talin Tennis Keskus is one of the largest indoor tennis centre in Europe and the point of reference for tennis in Helsinki and in Finland.

Tallink Grupp is the leading European provider of leisure and business travel and sea transportation services in the Baltic Sea region. Tallink Grupp operates five hotels and have fleet of 19 vessels. In Finland Tallink Silja Oy operates with two brands, Tallink and Silja Line. Tallink offers cruises and short holidays from Helsinki to Tallinn and Silja Line offers cruises and hotelpackages to Stockholm from Helsinki and Turku. Tallink Silja Oy supports Jarkko Nieminen Tennis Academy with Silja brand.


Sports Business Club Finland is an active group of companies who do effective business by networking alongside professional sports. SBC members represent different business areas. Activities include networking
events and large seminars. SBC supports several different sports and teams by arranging these events.

Vallila is the interior decoration specialist! You will be amazed at our extensive selection of textiles, rugs and furnitures combined with 75 years of Interior Design experience and know-how. This combination is the key to creating beautiful and inspiring interiors. Vallila’s attitude will not be found elsewhere. One part is the perseverance to always find the best solutions, the second part is the joy of working together, and the third part is the pure creative craziness. We have 125 committed employees involved in the interior decorating. Vallila’s passion for interior design has taken the company from Helsinki out into the world to Russia, Ukraine and the Baltic countries. In these countries, we operate through our subsidiary, Vallila Interior International.


Wiima Logistics offers freight tendering services and fullservice logistics coordination, including budgeting for transportation and project logistics, scheduling, delivery monitoring and building site logistics. We offer not only reasonably-priced shipments, but also comprehensive and total logistical solutions utilizing our global network. We seek out and invite offers from the right service providers to boost and streamline your logistics. We organize consolidation and warehousing services all over the world and select the right partners for the logistical needs of your company. By combining the best partners for each field of logistics and for each route, we guarantee cost-effectiveness and efficiency. Our core skill is logistics management, including measuring and reporting. We are very familiar with the associates in the logistics field and base our business on logistics knowledge and reliable partner evaluations.

Hammarström Puhakka Partners, established in 1974, is one of the leading business law firms in Finland. HPP is specialized in M&A, finance, dispute resolution, competition law, technology, media and telecommunications, maritime and transportation, environment and property law, and in real estate transactions. HPP counts five of the 10 largest and 18 of the 50 largest corporations in Finland amongst its regular clients. In addition, the firm advises leading global blue-chip corporate and banks on their legal issues arising in Finland. HPP regularly works with leading lawyers and law firms in key jurisdictions on matters with an international element. The firm consists of over 50 lawyers, of whom 18 are partners and employs 80 employees in total all located in one office in Helsinki.