International Social Housing Festival 2022 is organized by The Housing Finance and Development Centre of Finland (ARA), City of Helsinki and Housing Europe.


The festival program is now published! The four festival days will be full of exciting events with interesting partners, topics, speakers, workshops, and site visits. All events are free of charge and available to everyone. Registration for the events will open in mid-March.


We are proud to announce a fascinating group of keynote speakers, who are coming to speak during the Opening and Closing Ceremonies.


The festival program consists of almost 80 different partners’ events in different locations around the Helsinki capital area. The main locations of the festival are Aalto University Undergraduate Centre, Helsinki Central Library Oodi, Helsinki City Hall, National Museum, Little Parliament and Meeting Park Kamppi.


Are you still missing some things to do or see during your festival week? The City of Helsinki has planned self-guided walking tours for festival participants to Mellumäki and Jätkäsaari. Gather a group of people for self-guided walk or just stroll tour by yourself and enjoy the beautiful sites.