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7th Annual Aleksanteri Conference
November 29 - December 1, 2007
The Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki, Finland



Contact Information
(Not for submissions):

Unioninkatu 33 (P.O.Box 42)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

phone +358-(0)9-191 23631
fax +358-(0)9-191 23615

Aleksanteri Conference <>

Practical Information

General Information

Maps: To find the location of your accommodation, conference venues or any other address, you can consult this map of Helsinki . Just enter the street address and click ´search ´.

The University and the City of Helsinki : For general information about the city of Helsinki, have a look at Helsinki on Wikipedia in English или на русском языке (critical readers can compare). You may also wish to consult a historical overview of the University of Helsinki in English. The University of Helsinki website is

Venue information: The conference will be held at the central campus of the University of Helsinki. Here a map of this general area. A detailed map of all the venues will be provided closer to the conference.

Weather: Global warming aside, note that the weather in Helsinki is usually rather chilly at this time of year, typically around zero degrees Celsius with wind and rain. Sometimes winter can come early, with snow and frost. Helsinki´s location nearby the sea causes rather windy conditions which makes the capital of Finland colder than other southern cities and towns of Finland. So, we heartily recommend you to take some warm clothes with you. Current weather information can be found at