Oulu offers an extensive network of beautiful and varied bicycle routes that cover the entire city and surrounding areas. People cycle all year round in Oulu, even in the middle of the snowy, freezing winter thanks to routes that are cleared and gritting. It is no wonder the 08 Tour was selected the 19th of Oulu’s “100 Acts”.
Rudy the Rummage Crow, a character used in Oulu Waste Management’s communications and marketing, has been selected as the 18th of Oulu’s ‘100 Acts’.
Oulu continues to be the most intelligent community in Europe - Riverside California USA is most intelligent city in the world 2012
Oulu, Finland – New York, USA 8.6.2012
The Consulate General of Finland in New York hosted an event yesterday showcasing the Oulu based startups and truly innovative thinking. The participating companies had prepared dazzling presentations and the companies were regarded highly appealing both by media and investors.
The Capital of Northern Scandinavia, Oulu sends this week a notable delegation headed by the mayor Matti Pennanen to New York City, US for the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) Summit, where the winner of the intelligent community of 2012 will be announced this Friday, June 8th.