We invite you to the Calphad XXXVII, International Conference on Computer Coupling of Phase Diagrams and Thermochemistry. Year 2008 the conference will be held at the Riekkolinna hotel in Saariselkä, Finland on June 15.-20.
The conference is held in the middle of beautiful nature in Lappland.
Looking forward to seeing you in FinlandMarko Hämäläinen
Important notification about the registration!!
Please see if you can apply to grants from the foundation for applied thermodynamics.
Conference fees include, welcome reception, all meals from breakfast of June 15 to lunch of June 20, the conference excursion to Tankavaara Gold Village, midnight buffet on Kaunispää (if weather permits) and scientific programs.
Conference fees DO NOT include accommodation. More information about accommodation below.Posters
Poster size is A0, 841mm X 1189mm.
We'd like to invite you to the middle of Finnish nature to discuss and learn in tranquil atmosphere.
The conference is held in hotel Riekonlinna, Saariselkä Finland. The hotel is in the middle of beautiful Finnish nature. Saariselkä is a ski resort during wintertime, but during summer it is a nature travel spot. Saariselkä is surrounded by Urho Kekkonen National Park, which offers a network of well-marked hiking and biking trails.
How to get there
The easiest and quickest way to get to Saariselkä is to take one of the daily flights from Helsinki to Ivalo and in only 1,5 hours you will be in there. If you travel by train, just make sure you're awake in time to get off at Rovaniemi. From Rovaniemi you can continue your trip by bus or car.
Please notice that airfares are cheaper if your reserve them early.
From the airport you can get to the conference location by bus or taxi.Ivalo airfield
Closest airfield to the conference location
Currently only company flying to Ivalo
To the ivalo airport there is just one flight per day execpt on Sundays 2 flights. There is an alternative route:
The alternative route to come to Lapland is from Helsinki to Rovaniemi. Please notice that it is 250 km from Saariselkä In that case there are few busses from Rovaniemi to Saariselkä and back but it will take about 4 hours. You can also rent a car
Accommodations are not included in the conference fee.We have negotiated a special price for the conference guest at the conference hotel Riekonlinna. If you want to stay there, please send email about your reservation to:
In your email use code CALPHAD for special price
Prices for Riekonlinna:
You can also use keskusvaraamo to see about other hotels and cabins, which are also available in the area.