Finnish world-class education offering showcased at GESS Dubai 2016 ipsum

23-02-2016 Finnish world-class education offering showcased at GESS Dubai 2016 A record number of 18 Finnish companies will be present at this year’s Global Educational Supplies and Solutions (GESS) Dubai. Finnish experts will be sharing their pedagogical expertise and innovative digital learning solutions to schools and universities attending the region’s leading education exhibition and conference on 1-3 March 2016 at Dubai World Trade Centre. You are welcome to meet Finnish exhibitors at the stand N40.

“When it comes to education, Finland stands at the head of the class. This year, we will have a strong presence at GESS, where we hope to showcase Finnish advances in cloud-based e-learning platforms and infrastructure solutions, assessment systems, playful mobile solutions, educational games and software as well as digital learning content. Finnish education institutions offering consultation services and professional development programs, especially for teachers, will also be attending,” says Seppo Keränen, Program Director for Future Learning Finland.


Meet Maarit Rossi – Top 10 Finalist for the Global Teacher Prize

Maarit Rossi, a mathematics teacher from Finland, is among top ten finalist for the Global Teacher Prize, worth of US $1 million. Rossi is founder and CEO of Paths to Math. Paths to Math is a comprehensive 21st century math curriculum for grades 7 – 10. Maarit Rossi will be present at the Finnish stand at GESS.


“We are looking forward to meet potential customers, investors, partners and re-sellers at GESS Dubai,” says Maarit Rossi.

Seppo’s GESS MoPed official game of the show

Seppo, an innovate Finnish company has designed a mobile pedagogic game GESS MoPed, the official game of GESS Dubai, which can be tried hands on by teachers and students visiting the exhibition. Play the game and experience GESS in a new way! The main prize is a luxury holiday for two persons in Finnish Lapland including flights, accomodation and great activities. Meet the creators of the game at the Finnish stand N40.


Finnish excellence in education presented at Global Education Forum

On Tuesday 1 March at 13:00- 14:00 David Marsh will be presenting the best practises of Finnish education at Global Education Forum, which is running parallel with GESS.

David Marsh’s presentation will shed light on the Finnish School system being identified as one of the most efficient in the world: why teacher training is so unique, how the Curriculum differs from the others, and why pedagogy methods are so important in Finland.


See all the Finnish companies attending GESS Dubai 2016.