About Our Events

Round off your congress days with us

Welcome Reception
Thursday, May 16

All delegates are welcome!

The mayor of Helsinki kindly invites you to the Welcome Reception, which starts right after the scientific programme.
Take the chance and get in touch with experts and colleagues from Europe and from all over the world.

> Banquet Room of the City Hall
> 19:00-20:30

No pre-registration required.

Annual Dinner
Friday, May 17

Join this special evening!

We look forward to round off together the congress day at the Hilton Helsinki Kalastajatorppa, overlooking the Gulf of Finland and just a 10-minute drive from Helsinki city center.
> Hilton Helsinki Kalastajatorppa
> 20:00-23:00
> EUR 80,- per ticket

Tickets can be purchased when registering for the congress.

jESPeR Events

jESPeR Evening
Thursday, May 16

Connect with other young colleagues!

The jESPeR committee will organise a guided City Walk, for young colleagues under the age of 40. If you are starting your career and look for first networking opportunities, don’t miss this evening.

> 20.30 Meeting at Helsinki City Hall (after Welcome Reception)
> 1 hour walking tour with English speaking guides
> end at Restaurant Allas Sea Pool with a complimentary cranberry long drink

This event is open only to young colleagues under the age of 40. Participation is free of charge but limited.

II JESPER run for fun

Join us for a 4.4 km loop easy to run/walk. We meet on Thursday, May 16, at 06:30 in the morning at the conference venue. It should be finished in 1 hour, this way you will have time to refresh and attend the opening ceremony on time. We will establish a maximum of approximately 50 runners.
No age limit for the run/walk.