The 18th International Saga Conference is organized by Folklore Studies, Department of Cultures, and the Department of Finnish, Finno-Ugrian and Scandinavian Studies, University of Helsinki, the Centre for History, Archaeology and Art History, University of Tallinn, and the Department of Scandinavian Studies, University of Tartu.

The conference has been made possible through generous support from the Federation of Finnish Learned Societies, the Society of Swedish Literature in Finland, the Kalevala Society, Glossa, the Society for Medieval Studies in Finland, the Icelandic-Finnish Cultural Foundation, University of Oulu, the Kone Foundation project Ownership, Language and Cultural Heritage: Ideologies of Folk Poetry in Finland, the Republic of Karelia and Estonia (2017–2022), Foundation Osiliana, Embassy of Iceland in Helsinki, and the Embassy of the Republic of Estonia in Finland.