Karelian Wellness – increasing wellness tourism in Finnish and Russian Karelia.
The project is funded by Karelia CBC programme. The project is implemented by University of Eastern Finland, Karelia University of Applied Sciences (coordinator), Savonia University of Applied Sciences, Petrozavodsk State University Russia and Petrozavodsk City Administration.
The project has started with the research of wellness services in the region. During winter 2020-2021 the research continues with analyzing the customer behaviour in wellness tourism. If you are interested, please contact project researchers Elisa Sulkinoja and Elli Vento.
The trainings for entrepreneurs on wellness sector are going on and will continue during Spring 2021 – follow our announcements or contact UEF project coordinator Sonja Kortelainen.
* * Karelian Wellness is a Karelia CBC Programme project funded by the European Union, the Russian Federation and the Republic of Finland. * *
Raija KomppulaProfessor, EmeritaFaculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies, Business School
Elisa SulkinojaProject ManagerFaculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies, Business School
Tiina YnniläCoordinatorUniversity of Eastern Finland, Centre for Continuous Learning
Lasse ReijonenTraining SecretaryUniversity of Eastern Finland, Centre for Continuous Learning
Elli VentoEarly Stage ResearcherFaculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies, Business School