Network with other professionals and enjoy beautiful summer days in the Kuopio city.

Social Programme

Sunday, 12th of June, 2022

Opening ceremony and reception at the Music Centre of Kuopio, address: Kuopionlahdenkatu 23, Kuopio (in the city centre).

Included into registration fee. Remember to sign in when registering or add later into your registration. Dress code smart casual.

15.00 – 17.00 Registration

17.00 –    Opening and welcome to Kuopio, Keynote speech, Music from Finland

19.00  Reception hosted by the City of Kuopio, welcome toast and light buffet

Monday, 13th of June, 2022

17.15 – Students’ get together

The students´ get-together is a casual networking event aimed for young researchers and students, as well as seniors who’d like to share their wisdom. Refreshments including snacks and beverages are available at Studentia building at the university campus grounds for those who attend. Come one, come all, and get together!

The event is sponsored by Aerosol Science and Technology (AS&T)

19.00 – Chair dinner, by invitation only

Kindly check from ”practical information” page for all tips and hints to spend your evening in Kuopio!

Tuesday, 14th of June, 2022

19.00 – Banquet at the Scandic hotel Kuopio, address: Satamakatu 1, Kuopio

Price 70,00€/person, including three course meal, welcome drink and two servings of wine during the dinner, music and entertainment. Dress code dark suit.

Wednesday, 15th of June, 2022

16.30 -18.00 Indoorers go out!  Time for networking, enjoying and spending time with colleagues!

Enjoy the Finnish nature in the heart of Kuopio by entering one of these sport events guided either IA2022 organizing committee member or an athlete:

1) walking tour (light footwear)

2) jogging (runner shoes)

3) frisbee golf (fun with frisbees, light sports wear)

4) The finnish and funny game of ”Mölkky” (very wakely relative to skittles, light sports wear)

Meeting place for runners: Scandic hotel Kuopio

Meeting place for other activities:  Väinölänniemi beach 


17.30 – 19.30 Private Cocktail cruise on M/S Queen R for IA2022 participants only, departure from the harbour. Casual clothing. Price 40,00€/person including snacks and two drinks

20.00 – 22.00 Private Dinner cruise on M/S Queen R for IA2022 participants only, departure from the  harbour. Casual clothing. Price 70,00€/person including dinner and two drinks

Both of these cruises will take you to the sights of Southern part Kuopio and its beautiful islands and shores of lake Kallavesi.