Preparing IceBreaking party

SCIA 2005 HighLights

IceBreaking party

Conference Banquet in
Valamo Monastery

Post-conference tour to St.Petersburg

Dear SCIA 2005 participant,

Please find here some important things to remember:


From airport to down town:

Finnair bus departs from Joensuu airport
immediately after aircraft arrival.
(cost approximately 5 EUR)

Taxi inquiries, +358 13 10041,
+358 600 90010
(cost approximately 10 - 20 EUR)

TUTORIALS Sunday 19, 2005

at Joensuu Science Park (street address: Länsikatu 15)

ICEBREAKER Sunday 19, 2005

at Jääkarhujen maja, Vehkalahti
(street address: Mäntyniementie 1)

Bus to IceBreaker, departure times:
Science Park - 17:15 and 18:15
Market place (street address: Koskikatu 1) - 17:20 and 18:20
Hotel Kimmel - 17:30 and 18:30
Arrival to Vehkalahti - 17:45 and 18:45

There is sauna by the lake in IceBreaker so
please take your swimming suite with you.
You don't need to take towel with you,
we have reserved those to everyone.


Registration will be possible during the
whole conference and also on Sunday in IceBreaker Party.
Registration desk serves also as info desk
during the conference, on Sunday at
Science Park and after that at Metria building.

On Sunday registration desk is open
at Science Park from 15:00 to 17:00.

Info desk at Metria building opens
every day one hour before conference program starts
(Monday at 8:30 and Tuesday and Wednesday at 8:00).

Guided spouse program will be on Monday
June 20, at 9:30 - 11:30 starting from Metria building.


1) Oral presentations
Those who have oral presentations, should hand in
the file for their presentation beforehand
to technical staff in Metria building.
Technical staff will help you with
all issues concerning the presentations.
Screen resolutions should be max 1024 x 768.

2) Posters
Posters should be set up in the morning
on the day when the poster session takes place
and should be removed after poster session.

Timetable for handing in the presentation
material and setting up posters:

Monday    8:30 - 9:30
Tuesday   8:00 - 9:00
Wednesday 8:00 - 9:00


Lunches are served in restaurant Carelia
(Carelia building, street address: Yliopistokatu 4).
Necessary lunch tickets have been provided to
conference participants with other
conference material, so please
take care of having the tickets with you.

After registration, remember to have
your conference badge always with you!

Here is the web address, where you
can find the conference booklet:

Thank you for participating in SCIA 2005 and welcome!

SCIA 2005 organizers

Pattern Recognition Society of Finland

The International Association for Pattern Recognition