Tampere is known for its courage to grow and go forward. It is not a coincidence that year after year Tampere is the most desired place to move to in Finland, most wanted city to study in and the most popular travel destination in Finland. We have a very high technological know-how and great innovation potential, thanks to our three universities (about to become one big one) and our former Nokia engineers. The City of Tampere wants to be a partner and an enabler to new business models and opportunities.
The City of Tampere and the Regional Economic Development Agency, Business Tampere offer services to companies and entrepreneurs as well as job seekers.
The City of Tampere itself is an employer of many possibilities. The City has about 15 000 employees with around 900 titles.
Development programs, economic strategy and regional economic policy co-operation
Individual business mentoring program for entrepreneurs
Mentoring provides advices to overcome obstacles in running a business. During mentoring period entrepreneurs receives needed guidance from business mentors and university student to develop the company. Content and objectives are tailored according to entrepreneur’s needs. Service is free of charge.