University of Jyväskylä

#JYUnityPicnic 2018 for the University staff

Start date: May 29, 2018 02:30 PM

End date: May 29, 2018 05:00 PM

Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora

Come to relax and have fun at #JYUnityPicnic in Agora!


At 2:30
Opening words, Dean of the Faculty of Information Technology Pasi Tyrväinen
How to combine artificial intelligence with human problems, new Professor of Practice Pirjo Mustonen

From 2:45 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Good food, drinks and music. You can also

  • relax in the landscapes of national parks
  • participate in a Finnish record attempt of the floss dance (about at 3:30 p.m.)
  • challenge the cutting edge of research and strike your own impact factor
  • try Frisbee golf
  • orienteer in Mattilanniemi with GPS
  • get familiar with the activities of the Central Finland Biobank and donate sample to the Biopank (*donating samples to a biobank is voluntary)
  • join light exercise that requires precision and cleverness in the spirit of Finlandia Walk.
The spring picnic is organised by the Faculty of Information Technology in cooperation with Meijän polku, Metsähallitus, Central Finland Biobank, Finlandia Marathon and Jyväskylän Liitokiekkoilijat. Music by DJ Manorock.

More information: Communications Officer Kati Valpe,, tel. +358 400 247 458

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