Aleksanteri Conference

The Aleksanteri Conference is one of the largest annual conferences of Russian and Eastern European Studies in the world. It is arranged in Helsinki in late October and stretches over three days. Over 200 papers are presented during the 50 panel sessions and more than 400 participants attend the conference every year. The theme of the conference varies from year to year, and some of the most interesting and distinguished scholars on the current topic are invited as keynote speakers.

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Aleksanteri Conference 2019: “Technology, Culture, and Society in the Eurasian Space

In 2019, the theme of the Aleksanteri Conference is Technology, Culture, and Society in the Eurasian SpaceIt explores interactions between technologies, societies, and cultures across Eurasia. The conference takes place at the University of Helsinki City Centre Campus on 23–25 October 2019. Call for Papers is open from 6 February till 15 May at the Conference website

Past Aleksanteri Conferences:

Volunteers at the registration desk Welcome to the conference!  Markku KivinenWolfgang Knöbl, first keynoteMP Katri Kulmuni opening the conferenceCoffee breaks are great for networkingSmall hall fills up quicklyKeynotes getting ready: Sirke Happonen, chair of the plenary sessionAll seats in use.