Social Events


Information on Finnish early childhood education, Monday May 7, 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Stand organized by students of early childhood education will provide information on Finnish early childhood education system and practices (building C lobby).

Get-together, Monday May 7, 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

All registered conference participants are most welcome to a get-together reception with snacks and beverages after closing of the Monday sessions. This event is hosted by the City of Jyväskylä.

  • Kindly register for this event upon congress registration through the electronic Registration form
  •  The Jyväskylä City Theatre, address: Vapaudenkatu 36

Conference Dinner, Tuesday May 8, 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

 The delegates will be brought to a unique historical venue "Savutuvan Apaja" (a fisherman's catch) by Lake Päijänne, the second largest lake in Finland. You will be served local delicacies while enjoying the relaxed atmosphere with colleagues.

  • Bus departure in front of the Jyväskylä City Theatre, address: Vapaudenkatu 36,  at 7:00 p.m., return to the hotels by 10:30 p.m.
  • 55,00 EUR - booking and payment through the Savutuvan Apaja.pngelectronic Registration form

 Alvar Aalto museum

Jyväskylä is the city of world renowned architect Alvar Aalto. To visit the Alvar Aalto Museum is not only to immerse yourself in the world of Aalto’s architecture, design and personal history but it is an architectonic experience of space and building at the same time. Opening hours, location and more information:

By presenting your congress name badge you are entitled to a reduced entrance fee.


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