Events organized by the Consular Corps in Finland r.y.

Consular Corps in Finland hosts luncheons and other events regularly. Members of the Diplomatic Corps of all Embassies in Helsinki are invited to most of the events so Ambassadors, Career Consuls and other Diplomates are welcome to join the activities – invitations to all Embassies in Finland  are sent to every event held in English (see below, “Event will be in English” mentioned).

Konsulikunta kokoontuu säännöllisesti lounas- ja muiden tilaisuuksien muodossa ja tapahtumiin ovat tervetulleita kaikki diplomaattikunnan edustajat.  /  Konsulskåren arrangerar för sina medlemmar månatligen lunchtillställningar med högklassiga föredrag, företags-, samfunds- och landsortsbesök samt visiter på olika länders ambassader.


Please  save the dates, invitation are sent 2-3 weeks prior:

October 18, 2021 – Luncheon with General Timo Kivinen, Commander of Finnish Defense  Forces as our Special Guest,  starting at noon in Helsinki. Event will be in English.

November 8, 2021 – virtual afternoon meeting (Teams) with Ms. Marjaana Sall, Ambassador of Education, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland, starting at 3:00pm.  Event will be in English.

November 22, 2021 – corporate visit to Neste Corporation, in Keilaniemi, Espoo. Timing: 14:00 – 16:00. Event will be in English.

December 8, 2021 – traditional Christmas Glögg and discussion event at Finnfund, Helsinki. Event will be in Finnish.

January 13, 2022 – Luncheon with Mr.  Björn Wahlroos, Chairman  of the Board of Sampo Oyj and UPM Oyj, starting at noon in Helsinki. Event will be in English.


Previous events

Please click the links on right for additional details of every Consular Corps event.

Furthermore, we have documented all Consular Corps Events since 1971 and for details of those events held in the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s and 2000s and 2010-2015 please click each section showing the full list of each period of time.

CC Fall visit to Tvärminne and Hanko

This year the traditional fall visit took the Consular Corps to Tvärminne research station and Port of Hanko.

Mr. Johan Grotenfelt (right), Dean of Consular Corps and Hon. Consul of Nicaragua thanked Professor of Baltic Sea Research Alf Norkko for this opportunity to visit Tvärminne station. (Photo by Poppe Taucher, Hon. Consul of Mauritius)
Visit to Port of Hanko was hosted by Mr. Anders Ahlvik (right), CEO of Port of Hanko, Honorary Consul of Norway. (Photo by Poppe Taucher, Hon. Consul of Mauritius)