Courses and meetings

Hyytiälä has well-equipped meeting facilities for both on-site and partly remote meetings. Hyytiälä's peaceful location, large courtyard and flexible organisation possibilities make it a pleasant venue for a variety of events. Groups can take a guided tour of the world-class research facility.

The auditorium has a capacity of 100 persons. The space is equipped with integral AV-technology capable of remote connections.

Meeting facilities

The new dining building includes two multi-functional spaces suitable for meetings.

  • The multi-functional room separated from the main dining hall with a glass wall is suitable for around 30-35 persons. It is equipped with modern AV-technology, which enables seamless participation of all attendants also in remote discussions.
  • The loft above the dining hall is suitable for larger group work and other more relaxed meetings for about 20 persons. It includes AV-equipment that are also capable of remote connections.

The old dining hall provides flexible space for meetings and other occasions with a maximum seating capacity around 90 persons. The room is equipped with a sound system and a video projector. Portable equipment are available for remote connections.

Group work

Multiple spaces are available for small groups below 20 persons. Availability depends on the occupancy rate and time of year. Part of the premises are also suitable for remote meetings.

  • Meeting room of the Institute building
  • Computer classroom and lobby areas of the Institute building
  • Halls and individual rooms inside timber buildings
  • Family rooms at accommodation
Banquets and Parties

The new dining building provides an impressive place for various occasions.The main hall seats 72 persons and the adjacent multi-function room together with a dining cabinet and a loft provide additional seats rising the capacity to more than one hundred persons.

An adjacent terrace and a patio provide possibilities for additional arrangements. All the facilities can be linked to a common audio system. Video screens are available in the multi-function room, the dining cabinet and the loft.

The old dining hall is a traditional place for festive occasions and has served as such for over 100 years. Portable furniture enables flexible space arrangements and provides a dining seat for about 90 persons. Adjacent to dining hall, there are a couple of cabinets, a kitchen, entrance hall, toilets and a veranda. The hall is equipped with an audio system and a videoprojector.