23.01.2017

Jyväskylä - Human Technology City in the Heart of Finland

Jyväskylä is a dynamic, youthful and lively city, which on the basis  of its specializations promotes itself as the Human Technology City.

The City of Jyväskylä is the seventh largest city in Finland with 130  000 residents. It is famous for its achievements in science and  technology, its high-quality cultural activities and beautiful natural  environment.

Jyväskylä is experienced in arranging large-scale international  events. Jyväskylä is the second most popular city for fairs in Finland  and also an important congress venue.

The city is located in Central Finland in the heart of the beautiful lake district, and the varied and unspoilt nature starts close to the city. The area offers numerous opportunities for recreation to complement the conference. In Jyväskylä the social programme is always a surprise!

Culture lovers can enjoy a voyage into the creations of world-famous  architect Alvar Aalto, as Jyväskylä is his home city. The region boasts  almost 30 buildings designed by Aalto, representing all of his styles –  which more than anywhere else in the world. They are complemented by  new, modern buildings forming a compact city centre with youthful  appeal.

 

Jyväskylä from air