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Due to the coronavirus situation in Oulu, BusinessAsema offers a limited selection of services:

  • Info desk is still open on weekdays between 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. but service counselling is available only between 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. The Tourist Information is open at 10 a.m.– 4 p.m. Remote service is available also outside the mentioned hours.
  • Individual people and groups may visit the FabLab by appointment from Monday to Friday between 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Group reservations and open Fridays at FabLab have to be cancelled for now.
  • Cafeteria and restaurant Antell Asema is open at 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Safety guidelines are being followed at BusinessAsema concerning face mask use, safe distances and hand hygiene.

BusinessAsema is a meeting place for all

At BusinessAsema, employment and employees meet in an environment that offers handy options for developing your personal expertise as well as your business. Drop by for lunch or remote work, take a peek into FabLab and take part in events. If you come from out of town, the Tourist Information will give you the best tips for your stay in Oulu!


Serving you at BusinessAsema are cafeteria-restaurant Antell Asema, City of Oulu Tourist Information, BusinessOulu business and employment services, TE Services for companies, OSAO Ovi, Yrityskylä Yläkoulu, 4H Business Lab and Oulun Seudun Uusyrityskeskus. BusinessAsema is also a co-creation and trial platform for new solutions.

Counselling with employment and business issues

BusinessAsema Service Desk is open on weekdays between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.

You can also book a remote counselling appointment for certain services. More information about the services and instructions on booking a remote appointment can be found on the Service Desk pages.

BusinessAsema for employers and companies

Find talent, acquire extra training, utilise digitalisation, develop your company in a profitable way.

BusinessAsema for beginning entrepreneurs

Get sparring for ideas and advice on how to establish a business, find premises and funding opportunities.

BusinessAsema for job seekers, students and trainee applicants

What sort of talent is wanted, what companies offer, how you can educate yourself, how to develop and showcase your expertise.

BusinessAsema for trials and product testing

BusinessAsema is a co-creation platform and space for developing, testing, and showcasing new end solutions in a smart space environment.

2000 m². open workspaces. 7 conference rooms. FabLab. 3D printers. Virtual space cave. coffee. lunch.

Book a space

In addition to our freely usable spaces, BusinessAsema has rentable meeting and training facilities. For more information contact Sari Kauppila p. 044 703 8301, sari.kauppila@businessoulu.com

Digipaja workshop

Update yourself into the digital era

The Digipaja entity is at the core of BusinessAsema functions. It comprises two training spaces and the FabLab. Diginikkarit, young digital tinkerers, educate themselves further at Digipaja, for example through code training. Companies have access to a versatile selection of educational sessions in digital business, sales and marketing.

FABLAB opening hours:

At the moment, individual persons can visit FabLab by booking from Monday to Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Group bookings and open-house Fridays have to be cancelled. Please, book no later than by 4 p.m. on the previous day.

FabLab’s high technology is available to all

FabLab is a digital micro-manufacturing workspace that is open for all. The FabLab’s facillities include laser and vinyl cutters, 3D printers, millers and sewing machines, for example.


Do you want to organise an event at BusinessAsema?

Contact our event coordinator:
Olli Haapalahti
Event coordinator
040 702 1049


Antell, logo.

At Antell Asema, you can have nice lunch meetings and relaxing coffee breaks. The food is made in-house and it tastes, smells, looks and feels so good! Grab some breakfast, a warm lunch or a fresh salad, an afternoon snack or party treats for home – all available to go.

TE-palvelut, logo.

We at TE Services are experts of national and international recruitment. We know the business life, the labour market and the job seekers. We are part of a regional business service network and we can provide tailored solutions to suit every employer’s needs. Our services include branch-specific recruitment services and events, training, wage subsidies, beginning entrepreneur’s services and transition insurance.

OSAO, logo.

Guidance and counselling in educational options, applications and expertise development for private customers, employers and entrepreneurs.

Oulun seudun uusyrityskeskus, logo.

Free-of-charge personalised counselling service and business idea sparring for aspiring entrepreneurs.

Yrityskylä Yläkoulu, logo.

Every school year more than 5000 ninth graders from all around the province learn business and financial skills at Yrityskylä Yläkoulu. It is a games arena for business and finance where pupils compete in running businesses in the international market. The game combines digitalisation and interaction. Studies have shown that Yrityskylä Yläkoulu develops the financial skills of young people.

4H BusinessLab, logo.

Entrepreneurship and working life skills, courses and networking for young people aged 13 to 28. Counsellor support and meeting place for 4H entrepreneurs in the evenings and weekends

BusinessOulu, logo.

Business and employer services from the establishment of a company to its internationalisation. Low-threshold services for job seekers.

The Tourist Information Office gives you the best tips for your stay in Oulu. The capable staff will instruct and guide you to the best locations in Oulu. They will share their knowledge on accommodation, restaurants, sights and events. Here you also have access to a tablet computer, free Wi-Fi, a charging station for your smartphone and free brochures. Outside the Tourist Information opening hours, you can visit the info stand on your own. Here you will also find the Oulu Shop that sells Oulu-themed souvenirs. Welcome!