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2017
January 20
MILLENIUM TECHNOLOGY PRIZE RECEPTION AT THE RESIDENCE 
A reception to showcase the Millennium Technology Prize to the international science and research community.
February 17
LAUNCH OF FINLAND - SINGAPORE DIALOGUE SERIES - FACING COMMON CHALLENGES: DIGITALIZATION OF A NATION
The Embassy of Finland and SF100 launched a series of talks. “Digitalization of a Nation” kicked off this series.
April 25-27
FINLAND PAVILLION AT AGEING ASIA CONFERENCE
SF100SG joined Ageing Asia, from SG50 to SF100 – Finnish knowhow and expertise on how to lead a fulfilling and healthy life until 100 years! 
May 1
FUNKY FINNISH FIRST OF MAY

A fun, whole family picnic in the park celebrated the arrival of spring after a long winter – in Singapore? 

August 25-27
FINNISH YOUR DINNER

Finns in Singapore invited their foreign friends for a joint meal – and this happened in all the other countries in the world where there are Finns. 

October 19
SF100SG AT SINGAPORE WEEK OF INNOVATION: SLUSH SINGAPORE FINLAND HELSINKI PAVILLION
SF100SG cooperated with SLUSH to bring the leading global startup event from Finland to Singapore.
September 21
SF100SG AT SINGAPORE WEEK OF INNOVATION: DESIGNING FUTURE EDUCATION
Finland is an education superpower and SF100SG organized an education seminar and expo bringing educational experts, businesses and community decision-makers together.
September 20
SF100SG AT SINGAPORE WEEK OF INNOVATION: WOMEN IN TECH
SF100SG cooperated with Women in Tech to bring a non-profit platform to inspire more women to be tech entrepreneurs and join the industry from Finland to Singapore.
October 12-15
FINNISH FILM FESTIVAL
For the very first time in Singapore, The Finnish Film Festival brought together a hand-picked selection of best oldies and soulful newbies of Finnish cinema. From Arctic reality to Nordic fiction, the Finnish Film Festival at the Projector offered hip and boogie for all ages and interests.
October 25-27
ITB ASIA 2017
SF100 joined Asia’s leading travel trade show with Finnish travel industry partners.
December 7
FINLAND 100 SSO CONCERT
Maestro Okko Kamu conducted the Singapore Symphony Orchestra in a concert with violinist Elina Vähälä featuring works by Finnish composers Sallinen, Kuusisto, and Sibelius.
March 4
CENTENNIAL ICE HOCKEY CELEBRATION: FINLAND 100 vs. CANADA 150 Years
Finnish and Canadian ice hockey enthusiasts met to compete at the Rink in JCube.
March 10
SERVICE DESIGN IN HEALTHCARE WORKSHOP
The Embassy of Finland and SF100 organized a workshop to CXO level leaders from private and public organisations that provide and develop healthcare services.
May 23-25
FINNISH COMPANIES AT COMMUNICASIA EU PAVILLION

Finnish companies joined the premier sourcing and knowledge ICT platform in Asia. SF100 organised a side event during the conference.

May 27-June 16
MOOMINS AT THE NATIONAL LIBRARY
Moomin and Northern lights themed exhibition at the National Library 
October 2
 PIANIST JANNE MERTANEN IN RECITAL: NORTHERN SOUNDS
SF100SG and Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA) presented Finnish pianist Janne Mertanen
October 14-15
ARCTIC MEETS TROPIC CHOIR WORKSHOP
‘Artic meets Tropic’ choir workshop jointly organised with Finnish choir conductor Mari Koistinen, ACJC Alumni Choir and Finland Suomi 100 Singapore
March 23
FINLAND - SINGAPORE DIALOGUE SERIES - FACING COMMON CHALLENGES: GROWTH WITHOUT BOUNDARIES – REVELATIONS BY ENTREPRENEURS"

Finnish Business Council, Team Finland and SF100 Singapore  jointly organized a dialogue session about the internationalization of a business. 

March 24
FINLAND - SINGAPORE DIALOGUE SERIES - FACING COMMON CHALLENGES: IMPLEMENTING HEALTH 3.0"

This Dialogue provided a platform for open discussion on challenges and opportunities in personalized medicine.

May 13
 VACAY TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY EXPO

Award-winning Finnish photographer Mr Martti Rikkonen for the first time in Singapore.

May 24
FINLAND - SINGAPORE DIALOGUE SERIES - FACING COMMON CHALLENGES: DISTRUPTIONS AND TRANSFORMATIONS BROUGHT BY 5G
SuomiFinland100 Singapore hosted a dialogue session at Marina Bay Sands as part of CommunicAsia 2017
October 14-22
DIGI DREAM ART EXHIBITION BY SOILE YLI-MÄYRY AT GOSHEN GALLERY
 Soile Yli-Mäyry, doctor and a painter for more than 30 years, is well known outside the borders of Finland. Her paintings were exhibited at Goshen Gallery, Millenia Walk.
August-September
FINNISH STRAWBERRIES IN SG
Growth Open Asia brought Finnish strawberries fresh from the farm to Singapore.
November 10
FINLAND-SINGAPORE CULINARY MASTERS
Two chefs from two countries. GrowthOpen Asia set the stage for a special Centennial Culinary Collaboration in Singapore with chef Kari Aihinen from the iconic Savoy restaurant in Finland and executive chef Eric Neo from InterContinental hotel in Singapore. 
September 23
FINSCAPE - ESCAPE ROOM ADVENTURE
To promote the Finnish education system, SF100SG will organized "A day in Finland - Finscape event" for children and their parents.
September 7-17
MARIMEKKO x EQUILIBRIUM
Striking the perfect balance of food and style, modern Italian bacaro and restaurant Equilibrium is joining hands with Finnish design house Marimekko to commemorate Finland’s 100th anniversary. 
June 3 
MOOMIN DAY AT THE NATIONAL LIBRARY

A fun family day at the National Library with Moomin characters, storytelling, colouring and more.

June 17 
MOOMIN DAY AT QUEENSTOWN LIBRARY

A fun family day at the Queenstown Library with Moomin characters, storytelling, colouring and more. Moomin exhibition 16.6 - 16.7.

September 20-22
HELSINKI - DESIGNING BETTER LIFE
City of Helsinki hoste a series of events in education, health tech, marine ICT and design
September 30
FINLAND BOOTH AT STUDY IN EUROPE HIGHER EDUCATION FAIR
Finland was present at SIE17 at Suntec Centre to present its many study opportunities.
July 21 
MOOMIN DAY AT CHOA CHU KANG LIBRARY

A fun family day at the Choa Chu Kang Library with Moomin characters, storytelling, colouring and more. Moomin exhibition will be open 17.7 - 17.8

November 17
FINLAND FRIDAY ON DIGITAL: 4TH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION, ECOSYSTEMS, PLATFORMS, AND TECHNOLOGIES
It was time to see where we are in Finland – Singapore co-creation and joint opportunities for innovation and business creation with ICT. Event was hold at Huone event hotel at Clarke Quay.
December 6
INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION
The official reception for the Friends of Finland, to mark 100 years of the Finnish independence.
December 9
INDEPENDENCE DAY GALA
A dinner dance for the Finnish community in Singapore.
November 2-5
"URBANTURE" DANCE EXHIBITION AS PART OF 9TH XPOSITON 'O' CONTEMPORARY DANCE FIESTA
A contemporary dance exhibition at the Odyssey Dance Theatre Ltd about our ways of experiencing urban nature by Finnish dancer Marjukka Savolainen and coreographer Ilona Kenova.
November 24-December 11
DESIGN FINLAND 100 K2 EXHIBITION:  KYÖSTI KAKKONEN COLLECTION "DISCOVER NORTHERN MAGIC"
Design Finland 100 and Raffles College of Higher Education present an exclusive multimedia exhibition at the Raffles Education Square. The purpose of the exhibition is to raise awareness of Finnish design in Southeast Asia through Design Finland 100.
November 18
FINNISH FLOORBALL LEAGUE GAME AT OUR TAMPINES HUB
The current championship team Classic played against TPS Turku at Tampines Hub.
November 9 - December 3
ICE IN THE TROPICS 
Experience of  “Ice in the Tropics” at the National Museum of Singapore from November 9-December 3, 2017 through a diverse series of events. Jointly organized by the Embassy of Finland and the High Commission of Canada at the National Museum of Singapore, with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Singapore. 
November 3-12
SINGAPORE WRITERS' FESTIVAL
Finland joined the annual Writers Festival with Sofia Jansson, niece of Moomin Creator of Tove Jansson and Roleff Kråkström, the managing director of Moomin Characters Ltd. Listen Tales from Moominvalley.
November 4
MOOMIN DAY IN OUR TAMPINES HUB
Moomin story telling session, talk about empowering women and girls by Sofia Jansson, niece of Moomin Creator of Tove Jansson and Roleff Kråkström, the managing director of Moomin Characters Ltd., and the real Moomin troll.
November 3
FINLAND FRIDAY ON EDUCATION - LIFELONG AND DIGITAL LEARNING
The Embassy of Finland in Singapore and SF100SG are building bridges in education and learning. Finland Friday on Education aims to foster local and international cooperation in lifelong learning and education technology. Event is held at Huone event hotel at Clarke Quay.
November 24
FINLAND FRIDAY ON DESIGN AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP
The Embassy of Finland in Singapore and SF100SG organized a thematic Friday event on design, design thinking and entrepreneurship. Event is held at Huone event hotel at Clarke Quay.

Year at Glance

October 12
WE LOVE FINLAND PARTY
Close to 200 people had gathered together in The Great Escape bar on the roof top terrace of the Projector movie theatre to celebrate Finland’s 100 years of independence with music and fun. 
December 19 & 21 
MOOMIN DAYS AT JAPANESE SCHOOL, CLEMENTI & CHANGI CAMPUS
A fun day at the Japanese School with Moomin characters, storytelling, colouring and more.
December 5
BLUE AND WHITE COFFEE MORNING
Over 30 people gathered together for blue and white coffee morning in honour of the 100-year-old.
November 15
FLOORBALL WELCOME EVENT FOR FINNISH AND SINGAPOREAN PLAYERS
Finnish floorball teams, TPS Salibandy and Salibandy Club Classic were welcomed to Singapore with gorgeous views at CÉ LA VI Singapore
November 11
ARCTIC FAMILY DAY AT NATIONAL MUSEUM 
Finland’s Moomin and Canadian polar bear Nanuk met Singaporean fans at National Museum Singapore
October 31- November 1
SF100SG BOOTH AT EDTECHXASIA 2017
SF100 joined Asia’s leading education conference with Finnish education companies.
October 15
SINGAPORE FINALS FOR KARAOKE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS