Social Programme

Get-together on Sunday June 16, 18:00-20:00

Restaurant Fat Lizard, Aalto University Campus, Tietotie 1, Espoo

Welcome to drop-in, meet-up and register for the ITS2019 conference!
Fat Lizard is a trendy restaurant next to the Aalto Metro Station /Exit Tietotie .
We will taste the products of the local Fat Lizard craft brewery and enjoy some hand-made and tasty snacks from the genuine wood-oven.

Conference Dinner at the Suomenlinna fortress island Tuesday June 18

A private ferry will transport us to one of the most popular sites of summer Helsinki, the Suomenlinna fortress island – an UNESCO world heritage site and cultural treasure.

Our boat leaves from the busy Helsinki Market Square at 18:30 and we will make a 45 min sightseeing cruise before arriving on the Suomenlinna island. A 30 min walk across the beautiful island takes us to the restaurant Walhalla located on the historic grounds on the fortified southern edge of the Kustaanmiekka isle. Please bring suitable shoes for gravel roads.

Restaurant Walhalla is a relaxed gourmet restaurant with a fascinating history that will be revealed on site.

Picture: “The photo archives of the Governing Body of Suomenlinna/Suomen ilmakuva Oy”

Nokia Industry Night on Monday June 17, 17:00-20:00

Nokia Executive Experience Center, Nokia Campus, Espoo

Buses will take us from the Aalto conference site to Nokia Campus in about 20min. Nokia is kindly hosting us in their ultra-modern Executive Experience Center next to headquarters. The program starts with intro to Nokia, 5G, and smart city opportunities, as well as the available demo set-ups. The 5G related demos are accessible to us in parallel with some snacks. Buses leave back to Aalto University campus and Helsinki city centre starting at 19:00.