17 – 21 January 2018 – Helsinki, Finland



Nordic-Africa Synergy is organising a networking, marketing and exhibition forum in Helsinki on the 19th and 20th of January 2018 to promote, enable and facilitate partnerships between Nordic and African tourism organisations and experts. 
We are also facilitating Africa’s participation in during the largest travel fair in Northern Europe, Matka – Nordic Travel Fair to take place in Helsinki, Finland from the 17th – 21st January 2018.

Nordic Africa Synergy will be launching its Nordic Africa Tourism Networking initiative during  Nordic-Africa Tourism Partnership 2018 that will bring together Nordic and African Travel and Tour organisations, Federations, operators to explore and discuss partnership opportunities.

The event will include a networking and discussion cocktail evening on the 19 January, 2018 and visit to Matka – Nordic Travel Fair on the 20 January 2018.


Nordic-Africa Tourism Partnership is organised by Nordic-Africa Synergy, a non-profit organisation registered in Finland (Reg. No. 220.488). The event is a perfect opportunity for Tourism Boards/Federations as well as   Travel, Tour and Hospitality organisations and operators across Africa and the Nordic region to explore cooperations opportunities.







Nordic-Africa Synergy Promoting, Enabling and Facilitating Nordic-Africa Networking, Partnership and Cooperation

Nordic-Africa Synergy Promotes, Enables and Facilitates Networking, Partnership and Cooperation between Nordic Researchers, Experts, Organisations, Companies, Students and Recent Graduates. It has an online networking platform, an online education/training management workspace and an online project management workspace.

Noridc Africa Synergy organises and facilitates participation in Nordic Africa events, project and networking activities


Matka - Nordic Travel Fair Matka – Nordic Travel Fair is the largest travel industry event in Northern Europe!

Organized annually in January at Messukeskus Helsinki in Finland, Matka Nordic Travel Fair attracts more than 1000 exhibitors from 80 different countries. 

B2C – Reach over 50.000 purchasing powered consumers! Matka gives you access to Nordic and global customers!

B2B Reach travel trade professionals and decision-makers. Find new partners and increase your revenue through valuable business contacts!

Key Activities

Networking & Partnership Cocktail Evening
  • B2B and B2C networking cocktail evening
  • Exhibition and video presentation
  • Open discussion and Networking
  • Light refreshment and entertainment
Free Nordic-Africa Tourism Synergy Membership
  • Free membership to our Nordic-Africa Synergy’ Tourism Network
  • Opportunity to participate in planned Nordic-Africa Tourism projects, collaboration and partnership activities
A comprehensive exhibition and marketing package including:
  • A dedicated exhibition space and Persons to represent partner country or organization during the 3 days exhibition and forum
  • Material and video presentation/Exhibition at exhibition space
  • Internet connection with instant skype or whatsapp chat with country/organization representative.
  • Direct marketing to the Nordic and international participants and visitors.
  • After event contact and marketing to tourism organisations in the Nordic Region as well as international participants
  • World-wide media exposure through the wide range of international media that will be present

Contact & Team

For partnership information, exhibition packages and prices, inquiries, suggestions, please call us or leave us an email and we will get back to you within 48 hours

Nordic-Afric Synergy
Tornio – Finland

+358 (0)40 877 6979
+358 (0)44 282 8880

Our Team

Event Coordinators

Coordinator – Tel:  358 (0)40 017 6075

Abong Nico

Coordinator – Tel: +358 (0)40 017 6075
Tourism Expert– Tel:  358 (0)40 938 3376

Ndegeya Masanja

Tourism Expert– Tel: +358 (0)40 938 3376
Event Assistant   358 (0)40 761 8874

Miguel Veronique Abada

Event Assistant +358 (0)40 761 8874
Event Assistant

Chin Blandin Kiven

Event Assistant

Partners & Sponsors

Full list of  our Partners and Sponsors coming up soon

Media Partners