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Wednesday 8 June, 2011

19:oo  City Reception at the Old City Hall

The Old City Hall is located at the Central Square (Address: Keskustori 10). It was designed by Georg Schreck and built in 1890. Cocktails and snacks will be served.

Included in the conference fee for registered participants.


Thursday 9 June, 2011

19:00 – 23:00 Dinner

The boat m/s Tammerkoski will leave the Laukontori harbour and make a short cruise on Lake Pyhäjärvi followed by dinner at Viikinsaari Island. Viikinsaari Island is a summer paradise for visitors and residents of Tampere. The romantic architecture reminds of the history of the island while the services and events represent today’s standards. A Finnish buffet dinner will be served. Live music by Susanna Hietala.

Included in the conference fee for registered participants.
Price for students and accompanying persons is 70 euros/person.

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Saturday 11 June, 2011

09:00-17:00 Hiking in Helvetinjärvi National Park

The hike will begin with a guided coach ride (1.5 hours) to Ruovesi, in the province of Western Finland, the location of Helvetinjärvi National Park. The deep gorges of Helvetinjärvi National Park were firmed millions of years ago by faults in the bedrock running through the area. Special features of the area include deep rifts, lakes surrounded by steep cliffs, small forest ponds and out-of-the way forests. The hike in the park (about 5 kilometres) includes a coffee break and lunch. Minimum of 20 participants required.

Price 75 euros/person.

> Read more about Helvetinjärvi National Park