In addition, check out the social media feeds of UArctic, and the Congress host universities and host cities. Below are also some recommended apps and resources that help you get the most out of your stay in Oulu and Helsinki.

Twitter

@uarctic
#unioulu
#HelsinkiUni
@helsinkiuni
@oulunkaupunki
@Businessoulucom
@Oulu
@OuluPhoto
@ArcticGatewayOulu
@tiedekulma
#tiedekulma
#myhelsinki

Useful mobile apps

CITY-OPAS Oulu – Oulu travel guide (in English and Finnish) featuring attractions, transportation, accommodation, tourist information, museums, shopping, food and drinks

CITY-OPAS Helsinki – Helsinki travel guide with lots of information on things to do and see: sights, events, shopping, neighbourhoods, etc.

Oulun Joukkoliikenne – local bus transportation in Oulu

HSL – Helsinki local transportation timetables, and tickets to trains from airport to city centre, trams and buses in Helsinki

Arriving and staying in Helsinki

Tips on how to get to Helsinki city centre whether you arrive by air, boat or train.

The University of Helsinki’s website for conferences also provides other useful information for your stay in Helsinki.