Congress Venues

House of Science and Letters

The main venue of the SSIA Congress 2015 in Helsinki is the House of Science and Letters (Tieteiden talo), a beautiful building designed by architect Elsa Arokallio in the 1920s. The venue is administered by the Federation of Finnish Learned Societies. The House of Science and Letters has five floors and ten meeting rooms of various kinds. Each of the floors and the assembly hall can be accessed by lift. The café Tiedekahvila operates in the same premises. The House of Science and Letters is located at the city centre of Helsinki. The street address of the venue is Kirkkokatu 6.

Main Building of the University of Helsinki

The opening of the SSIA Congress 2015 as well as some of the keynote speeches will be held in the Main Building of the University of Helsinki. As an attendee of the congress, you are also most welcome to participate in the reception of the University of Helsinki, which will be held at the same premises on 21 August 2015. The Main Building is located in the Helsinki city centre by the Senate Square. The address of the venue is Fabianinkatu 33.