The conference venues
UNIVERSITY MAIN BUILDING
University main building is the primary venue of the NECTAR conference as it hosts the opening and closing sessions as well as parallel sessions. Built in 1832 this historical building is located in the heart of Helsinki just next to Senate square. Main building is easily reachable by walking or public transport
Address: Fabianinkatu 33
Located right next to university main building, Think Corner was opened in autumn 2017. It offers a meeting place for research, the public and society hosting numerous discussion and other events throughout the year. In NECTAR conference, Think Corner will offer a great open space for panel discussion event in Thursday morning. The event will also be open for general public. See more about Think Ccorner in their webpage. https://www.helsinki.fi/en/think-corner
Address: Yliopistonkatu 4
Social event venues
UNIVERSITY WELCOME RECEPTION
The University welcome reception for NECTAR conference takes place at the University main building in a room called Lehtisali. The time will be between 18-20 on Wednesday 5.6.2019.
CITY OF HELSINKI RECEPTION
The City of Helsinki welcome reception for NECTAR conference takes place at the Empiresali of the Old town hall (Vanha Raatihuone) next to the Senate square. The time will be between 19.00-20.00 on Thursday 6.6.2019. The address is Aleksanterinkatu 20.