World Sauna Forum is an annual international networking event for sauna and wellbeing professionals and enthusiasts around the world. Normally organized live, in 2020, due to the current global situation, the event was organized virtually and made accessible for all.
The first World Sauna Forum was organized in 2017 in Jyväskylä, Central Finland.
World Sauna Forum will be organized again in 2021 (date to be announced).
Where and when is the event held?
World Sauna Forum 2020 was completely virtual.
The next World Sauna Forum will be most likely organized virtually. Normally World Sauna Forum is organized live.
Who can join World Sauna Forum Virtual Event?
World Sauna Forum has typically been a B2B event for companies and professionals interested in sauna business. In 2020, the event was organized virtually and made free and accessible for anyone who was interested in the authentic Finnish sauna. The programme included talks about sauna lifestyle and sauna business.
What is the language of World Sauna Forum Virtual Event?
The event is held in English.
Our staff knows Finnish, English, and French, so you can send us a message in any of these languages!
Does World Sauna Forum Virtual Event cost something?
In 2020, the World Sauna Forum was free of charge and accessible for everyone. If organized live, tickets will be sold to the event.
Who organizes the World Sauna Forum?
World Sauna Forum is organized by Sauna from Finland, a Finnish sauna expertise association and company network. Sauna from Finland works to promote the authentic Finnish sauna experience globally so everyone could enjoy the great benefits a really great sauna brings.
In order to make the authentic Finnish sauna experience known worldwide, the association consults hotels, spas, health clubs, and other service providers on how to create authentic Finnish sauna experiences. The company network includes everything one needs to build a Finnish sauna, sauna area, and great sauna customer experience.
Sauna from Finland also promotes the authentic Finnish sauna experience globally by co-operating with companies, trade fairs, officials, and media. The association educates, gives professional statements, and helps businesses who produce something for the Finnish sauna experience.
World Sauna Forum is a product of Sauna from Finland.
What is B2B Matchmaking?
B2B Matchmaking is a side programme targeted for Sauna from Finland network and selected international companies. If you are a company representant and interested in connecting with Finnish sauna and sauna accessory companies, please find more information here.
If you’d like to get in touch with Finnish sauna and sauna equipment companies before the next World Sauna Forum, please contact us.
What is an authentic Finnish sauna experience?
There are plenty of saunas in the world, but ”sauna” is actually originally a Finnish word, the only one that hasn’t been translated to other languages. What makes a sauna Finnish, then? Read more.
Authentic Finnish sauna experience is sauna bathing on a whole new level. It takes into consideration what happens before the sauna, during the sauna, and after the sauna. Therefore, Finnish sauna bathing is a comprehensive and high-quality experience where every detail is well thought of. It can be tailored for many needs and surroundings.
By studying what makes a Finnish sauna experience truly relaxing and enjoyable, Sauna from Finland has defined 8 Core Values for a great sauna experience. Read more here.
I want to know more about the authentic Finnish sauna experience.
Authentic Finnish Sauna Experience Quality Handbook is a unique and thorough guide to creating Finnish sauna experiences. The inspiring company articles and detailed tips and instructions help to build new sauna experiences and develop existing ones. The Handbook is the number one tool for service providers who want to refine their sauna experiences to make the customers return again and again. Read more.
If you want to know how to create an authentic Finnish sauna experience to your hotel, spa, health club, or home, or find a company who could build or deliver you a sauna or provide you with some sauna accessories, please don’t hesitate to contact Sauna from Finland. Our Head of International Marketing Satu Freyberg will happily assist you.