General Information

Symposium Venue
The ISATT 2008 Symposium is organized at the University of Lapland, (address: Yliopistonkatu 8) located about two kilometres from the city centre (15-20 minutes by foot). Local bus no 4 drives every 30 minutes from city centre to university. The bus stop in the centre is at Ruokasenkatu, near the taxi station and at the university near the main entrance.

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Official language
The official language of the symposium is English. No simultaneous interpretation will be provided.

Travelling to Rovaniemi
The airlines operating in Rovaniemi are Finnair and Blue1. For train connections to Rovaniemi check here. The Rovaniemi Airport  is about 8 km north of the city centre. The railway station is about 1,5 km from the city centre.

Connections from the airport to city centre
Airport Express bus from the airport to city centre, 15 min / 5 €. The bus from the airport leaves immediately after the flight arrivals. The route takes in the hotels, etc. as necessary. Other customers may also book Airport Express transport services. Inquiries +358 16 362 222.
 
Taxi services
Airport Taxi vehicles are on stand-by for flight arrivals and carry passengers to and from Rovaniemi town and surrounding areas. Fares: 9 €/ person
Normal taxi: From the airport to city normal taxi approx. 15 €, shared taxi to city centre and neighbourhood or return 9 €/person. Inquiries +358 16 106 410
 
Travel visas
Participants who require a visa should contact Rovaniemi-Lapland Congresses which will provide a letter of invitation for visa purposes.

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