Welcome to VILPE 45th year Anniversary Gala in 2022


VILPE 45th Anniversary Gala will be held in June 2022

We warmly welcome you to join us at the VILPE Anniversary Gala on Friday, June 10th, 2022.

The Day Event will be held at the VILPE factory in Korsholm, and the Evening Gala will be held at the Botniahall sports arena, located just a stone’s throw from our factory.


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During the day, you will have the opportunity to network with industry professionals. Also, during the event, you will get firsthand information about our new strategy. The day begins with a visit to our factory, where you have the opportunity to hear interesting news from the field and enjoy brunch

The Anniversary Gala will be held at the Botniahall sports arena. The host of the evening is the popular author and presenter André Noël Chaker. The Gala ends with a smashing concert provided by the famous Finnish singer Laura Voutilainen. You will also experience amazing performances by the violin artist Oneviolin and the pop kantele diva Ida Elina.

Dress code for the Evening Gala: Formal or black tie optional.

Day Event

11–11.30 Strategy launch presented by Tuomas Saikkonen, VILPE
11.30 Factory tours begin. The tours start in every 15 minutes.
11.30–14.45 Factory tours. The tour lasts approximately 30 minutes. The last factory tour starts at 14.15
14.45–15.15 Strategy launch presented by Tuomas Saikkonen, VILPE

Sandwiches are served starting at 11.45. Bus transportation from the hotels to the factory and back to the hotels is available during the day

Evening Gala

17–18.15 Bus transportation from the hotels to the Evening Gala
Welcome drinks and networking
18.30 Welcome speech and other program
19.30 A three-course dinner
02 The Gala ends (bus transportation back to the hotels)


The guests have the option to reserve a room from our quota of fixed rate hotel rooms.
The hotel choices and their prices are stated in the registration form.
During the day, we will arrange bus transportation between the factory, hotels and the Evening Gala.


The last day to sign up for the event was May 20th. In case you have any questions about your registration or you are unable to attend the event, please contact marketing@vilpe.com

Anniversary Publication

Read the VILPE Anniversary Publication

The Anniversary Gala is sponsored by our partners

VILPE Anniversary publication is available online. Read our story and learn more about our partners here.


Learn more about our partners

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Health-secure event

The Anniversary Gala will be health-secure. The Gala is organised by event planning professionals to ensure the health and safety of our guests and staff. Safety distances, different arrival times and promoting good hygiene are some examples of our safety precautions. The venues are spacious so for example tables can be placed loosely. The Anniversary Gala has also been granted the Finnish Safe Events certificate.

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