Conferences and events

The univeristy's facilities were closed on 17 March 2020, and no conferences, meetings or gatherings are organised at the universty for the time being. Public events planned to be organised by the university are cancelled for the time being.  Please see our events calendar for latest updates: https://www.uef.fi/en/ajassa/tapahtumat

I’m organising an international conference at UEF. What should I do? (Updated 18 March 2020 at 9.54)
The facilities of the University of Eastern Finland were closed on 17 March 2020 at 16.00, in accordance with the instructions issued by the Finnish Government on 16 March. At the moment, the university does not receive any external visitors, not from Finland or from abroad. If it is possible to postpone an international conference, this is recommended. Videoconferencing solutions are also strongly recommended.


I’m organising a conference whose participants will mainly be from Finland. What should I do? (Updated 18 March 2020 at 9.54)
The facilities of the University of Eastern Finland were closed on 17 March 2020 at 16.00, in accordance with the instructions issued by the Finnish Government on 16 March. At the moment, the university does not receive any external visitors, not from Finland or from abroad. If it is possible to postpone a conference, this is recommended. Videoconferencing solutions are also strongly recommended.