Venue & Transportations
Full Paper Submission:
New extended deadline: 28 February 2018 !
Notification of Acceptance:
Review process ends within 16 April 2018.
Final Notification: 17 April 2018
Final Paper Submission:
7 May 2018
2-4 July 2018
Submission of Paper: Camera Ready could be uploaded until 7th May 2018
The conference will be held at Radisson Blu Hotel Oulu. More information soon available
The conference will be held at Radisson Blu Oulu hotel.
How to get to Oulu
There are good flight connections to Oulu from all over the world via Helsinki.
Numerous daily only one-hour-flights between Oulu and Helsinki are operated by Finnair (www.finnair.com) and Norwegian (www.norwegian.com/en). Several Finnair flights are also available as codeshare flights with several partners, including partners of Oneworld Alliance, and Air France. Arctic Airlink also connects Oulu with Luleå, Tromsø and with Gothenburg (www.arcticairlink.com).
Taxi and bus from the airport
There are comfortable bus and taxi connections from the Oulu airport to the centre of the city where the conference venue is situated. Distance from the airport to the city is 15 km. The journey takes 15 min by taxi and 30 min by bus.
Taxi fare from the airport to the city is about 35€. Bus fare is about 6€. There are two bus lines from the airport to the city (bus lines 8 & 9). Bus schedules and journey planner are here: "Journey planner"
The conference will be held at Radisson Blu Hotel Oulu
Rooms have been held in Radisson Blu Hotel Oulu. Please note that Oulu will host several big events during the same time and hotels will be full. Ensure your booking before cut off dates.
90100 Oulu, Finland
tel.+358 (0) 20 123 4730
Dates 1 – 5 July 2018
Room type and rates
99 € / single room//night; 119 € / double room/night
The allocation consists of Standard Rooms, and the availability for Superior Rooms and Business Class Rooms is more limited.
Room rates include: Super Breakfast Buffet, free WiFi, morning and evening saunas and free usage of EasyFit fitness center and hotel’s indoor pool.
Cutoff date: 1 June 2018
Reservations: Directly at Radisson Blu Hotel Oulu tel.+358 (0) 20 1234 730
When booking, please mention allotment code “MESA2018”. Payment: at the hotel.
There are limited amount of rooms available.
Other hotels (recommended)
Lapland hotels Oulu, Cumulus City Oulu, Scandic Oulu, Hotel Lasaretti, Break Sokos Hotel Eden, Original Sokos Hotel Arina, Best Western Hotel Apollo
Other information about Oulu
Average day temperature for July in Oulu: 20°C (68°F)
Oulu is located 173 km (107 miles) south from the Arctic circle.
Coordinates of Oulu:
Latitude 65° 01' N; Longitude 25° 28' E
Prepare for 24h daylight at Oulu in early July !
More information about Oulu