Technical visits

Lahti was nominated as the European Green Capital in 2021 and has prominent expertise in environmental solutions, clean tech and sustainability. Visit Lahti organizes technical visits to clean tech companies and meetings with the experts in the Lahti Region. Visits on other themes are also available on request.

Technical visits

Visit Lahti coordinates technical visits and benchmarking trips to the Lahti region. Tell us your wishes about the content of the visit, which field of expertise is of interest to your group and when you would like the visit to take place. We organize expert speeches for your group and/or arrange a visit to the target company.

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About the visits

During the visits, we will get acquainted with the solutions of the city of Lahti and the pioneering environmental actions of our local companies. Various groups such as the media, business representatives, environmental experts and students, and decision-makers are welcome to visit.

Groups of visitors are received on weekdays, within the schedules of experts. Please inquire about the visit as early as possible, preferably no later than one month before the desired time.


Salpakierto Ltd is owned by 10 municipalities, and is tasked with performing municipal waste management services in the region of the shareholder municipalities. These tasks include the reception, processing, recycling and utilisation of waste, as well as the development of waste management and the provision of the information related to it. The region, where it operates, has about 200,000 residents and some 13,000 companies.

Read more about Salpakierto

Wipak welcomes you to a visit

Wipak, an international packaging company specializes in the production of multilayer films for the packaging of food and hospital supplies.

Read more about Wipak

Examples of the circular economy theme

Shall we meet in Lahti?

Combine a meeting or a team program to you visit in our city.

Meeting facilities

Ask for our program proposal on other themes as well

Visit Lahti also arranges visits on other themes on request. The Lahti region has excellent know-how in, for example, the grain cluster, both the bread and beer chains. Lahti is also a city of wood design, Isku and Asko furniture companies and Lahti Design Institute, the home of new designers.

Contact us and ask for an offer

Do you need help with booking accommodation, transport, interpreters, additional programme and experiential nature trips? Or are you interested in lectures on sustainable tourism, such as the Salpausselkä Geopark, or a sustainable meeting? We are pleased to arrange the program according to your wishes.

Arto Asikainen

Arto Asikainen

Head of Production and Sales p. +358 (0)40 579 4387