The Finland Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai is set to host a Circular Economy Forum on Sunday 31 October, starting at 1345.

The event will highlight the country’s enthusiasm, roadmap and support for this monumental economic transition. Speakers include Dr Nawal Al Hosany, Permanent Representative of the UAE to the International Renewable Energy Agency; Kari Herlevi, Project Director at The Finnish Innovation Fund, Sitra; Nina Kopola, Director General at Business Finland; Imtiaz Mahtab, Managing Director of MEA at KONE; and Kalle Saarimaa, VP at Fortum, Recycling and Waste. Sitra President Jyrki Katainen will join the event via a 5G Nokia hologram.

A full event agenda can be downloaded here. Interview opportunities are available with the speakers, as well as Severi Keinälä, Commissioner General of Finland at Expo 2020 Dubai, and Ville Skinnari, Minister for Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade of Finland.

The event is being held as part of Finland’s Expo National Day itinerary.

For more information, contact Lara Gordon Finnih (

Send us your press releases to

© Press Release 2021

Disclaimer: The contents of this press release was provided from an external third party provider. This website is not responsible for, and does not control, such external content. This content is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis and has not been edited in any way. Neither this website nor our affiliates guarantee the accuracy of or endorse the views or opinions expressed in this press release.

The press release is provided for informational purposes only. The content does not provide tax, legal or investment advice or opinion regarding the suitability, value or profitability of any particular security, portfolio or investment strategy. Neither this website nor our affiliates shall be liable for any errors or inaccuracies in the content, or for any actions taken by you in reliance thereon. You expressly agree that your use of the information within this article is at your sole risk.

To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, this website, its parent company, its subsidiaries, its affiliates and the respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, advertisers, content providers and licensors will not be liable (jointly or severally) to you for any direct, indirect, consequential, special, incidental, punitive or exemplary damages, including without limitation, lost profits, lost savings and lost revenues, whether in negligence, tort, contract or any other theory of liability, even if the parties have been advised of the possibility or could have foreseen any such damages.