Contact information

Petri Ollila
University of Helsinki

Jerker Nilsson
Swedish University of
Agricultural Sciences

Practical conference matters

Faculty of Agriculture and ForestrySwedish University of Agricultural Sciences
2012 Cooperatives






The Conference fee is € 350 before and on April 30th and € 450 after May 1st. The last date for registration will be May 30th. The registration fee for Accompanying persons is € 150.

The conference fee includes the program, coffees and lunches during the conference, evening programs and the field trip.

However, we will ask you to indicate your participation on the following registration form.

Using the registration form you are also able to book a hotel. There are two alternatives available:

Sokos Hotel Presidentti:
Sokos Hotel Presidentti will be the venue for the conference. It is located in the very centre of Helsinki. The hotel is cooperatively owned. Website >>


  • Single Room € 124 per night
  • Double Room € 144 per night
  • Breakfast and VAT 9% are included

Hostel Academica:
Hostel Academica is located within 500 metres from the conference venue. The Hostel is owned by the Student Union of the University of Helsinki. Website >>


  • Single Room € 55 per night
  • Double Room € 67 per night
  • VAT 9% is included but breakfast is available for an additional fee of € 7/person.

On the form you will be asked to choose the accommodation alternative. With the payment you will be charged the deposit of the first night which will be deducted from your final hotel fee. The remaining nights of your stay you will pay directly to the hotel. All major credit cards are valid for payment i.e. Visa/Euro/Mastercard and American Express.

Link to the Registration form >>