CMFT University

  Joensuu, June 13–17, 2005


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Local information

 • Local transportation
 • Local organizing committee
 • Insurances
 • Weather in June
 • University of Joensuu
 • Department of Mathematics
 • Map of Joensuu
 • Campus map
 • City of Joensuu


Travel information



CMFT 2005 awards

Instructions for presentations


Social program

Contact information


Local information

University campus

Transportation from the Joensuu airport
There will be an airport bus available after each flight from the airport to the centre of Joensuu. (The fee is 5 euros.) The destination of the airport bus is the Hotel Kimmel, and additionally the bus will stop near the Hotel Aada, Hostel Matkakoti Aaro, Summer Hotel Elli and Scouts' Youth Hostel, if necessary. A CMFT representative will be available at the airport on Sunday June 12 after each arriving flight from Helsinki, as well as after the morning flight arriving on Monday June 13 at 7:10 a.m. The representative will be present in the airport bus.

Transportation from the Joensuu railway station
There will be a CMFT bus transportation from the railway station of Joensuu to the following hotels on Sunday June 12 and on Monday June 13: Hotel Aada, Hostel Matkakoti Aaro, Summer Hotel Elli and Scouts' Youth Hostel. Hotel Kimmel is just across the street from the railway station. The bus leaves the railway station at 3:00 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 9:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. on Sunday, and 7:00 a.m. on Monday morning. A CMFT representative will be available at the railway station for these train arrivals.

Transportation from the hotels to the conference venue
There will be a special CMFT bus going from each of the above hotels to the conference venue between June 13 to 17. Buses will start from the Summer Hotel Elli at 8:00, 8:15 and 8:30 in the mornings and then continue to the other hotels in the following order: Hostel Aaro - Hotel Aada - Hotel Kimmel - The conference venue. Completing the full circle will take approximately 30 minutes. A bus from Scouts' Youth Hostel will be going to the conference venue at 8:00 each morning.

The CMFT buses will return back from the conference venue to the hotels at 6:15 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. On Wednesday there will be no bus transportation from the conference venue to the hotels due to the excursion to Jakokoski. On Friday there will be a bus going to the hotels at 5:00 p.m.

Details concerning the transportation to the reception in the Joensuu Art Museum on Monday at 7:30 p.m. can be found in the printed conference program.

Transportation to the airport after the conference
In addition to the standard airport bus service, there will be a CMFT bus going directly from the conference venue to the airport on Friday at 4:45 p.m. and at 8:40 p.m after the conference dinner. The first bus will arrive at the airport in time for the 5:35 p.m. flight to Helsinki, while the second bus will be in time for the 9:30 p.m. flight to Helsinki.

Transportation to the railway station after the conference
Details will be announced during the conference.

Local organizing committee:
Rauno Aulaskari
Risto Korhonen
Marko Kotilainen
Ilpo Laine (chair)
Visa Latvala
Olavi Nevanlinna (Helsinki University of Technology)
Ville Ramula
Jouni Rättyä
Eero Saksman (University of Jyväskylä)
Riitta Sinkkonen
Jari Taskinen (University of Helsinki)

Please observe that organizers take no responsibility of possible expences caused by health problems of participants, accidents not being fault of the organizers etc.

Conference participants from EU-countries may obtain the necessary care to acute health problems by presenting European Health Insurance Card.

If you feel it necessary, please make your own travel insurance arrangements.

Weather in June:
Average daily maximum, resp. minimum, temperature in Joensuu in the middle of June has been around +17°C, resp. +9°C. Average monthly precipitation in June has been about 50 mm. Of course, substantial variation in daily weather conditions is always possible.

You should perhaps note that there will be hardly no darkness in the night at all in June. The approximate sunset time in Joensuu (according to the daylight time) around June 15 is 11:00 p.m., and the sun rises again at 3:00 a.m.

Last modified May 26, 2005