Educa fair provides a window to Finnish education

Educa – Finland’s leading event for the education and training sector – will be organized at Helsinki Expo and Convention Centre 26–27 January 2024. Educa offers international education and training professionals free access to a topical and high-quality programme in English addressing global education challenges and highlighting aspects of the Finnish educational system. Education Finland is one of the partners responsible for implementing the programme in English.

The international programme will be produced on site at the Helsinki Expo and Convention Centre 26–27 January 2024. If you are not able to join us in Helsinki in person, you can join the event virtually and experience the high-quality programme through an interactive virtual platform. The event is free for registered participants.

For those attending the fair on site, there is an exhibition with a wide array of interesting companies who will showcase the latest educational tools and solutions. There will also be an opportunity to take part in a school visit as an additional service. 

The themes of International Educa 2024:
Digitalisation and artificial intelligence • Safety and wellbeing • Encounters, teachers, and students • Diversity and future skills at teaching and teacher training • Sustainable development, green transition, and responsibility. 

Examples of Keynote speeches and topics:

KEYNOTE on Friday 26 January:
Generation AI – from AI Literacy to AI Agency
Speaker: Teemu Roos, Professor of Computer Science at the University of Helsinki and Leader of the AI Education program at the Finnish Center for AI (FCAI)

KEYNOTE on Saturday 27 January
Education and wellbeing for the future
Speaker: Katariina Salmela-Aro PhD, Academy professor, Professor of Educational Sciences and Psychology,
University of Helsinki, Finland

For full programme, visit the website

The international programme is part of Educa, which is an annually organized major event with approximately 15,000 visitors and 370 exhibitors that offers participants the chance to meet with the education sector’s key experts and players in Finland.

The international programme is implemented in co-operation with the Trade Union of Education in Finland (OAJ), the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture, Finnish National Agency for Education EDUFI/Education Finland and Helsinki Expo and Convention Centre.

See you at the Educa fair!