Helsinki, the daughter of the Baltic Sea will be the venue for ICPS'99.
Helsinki is the capital of Finland and also itīs biggest city having about 550 000 citizens. The City is located on the southern coast of Finland.
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The Helsinki-Vantaa Airport is located about 20 kilometers North from the center of Helsinki. There are good connections to and from the airport by buses. The Organizing Committee of ICPS'99 will take care that all conference participants will be carried safely from the airport to the registration site.
The center of Helsinki is illustrated on the map below.
1 The Department of Physics (the site for lectures and posters)
2 Main building of the University of Helsinki
3 Main railway station
4 The railway square (the airport buses arrive and depart here)
5 The new student house (the reception, the conference office,
site for some parties)
6 The old student house (the site for the National Party)
7 Satakuntatalo student hotel
8 Academica student hotel
9 The town hall
10 The Finlandia Hall
11 Local ferry port
12 Main bus station
13 The eastern ferry port (ferries from Stockholm)
M Metro station
Here are some useful links:
You can get more information about the possible excursion targets of ICPS'99 from the following links:
Page last modified on 1 Apr 1999