Scandic Hotel, Satamakatu 1, 70100 Kuopio, Finland

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Free wlan in symposium area is provided.

Free parking at Scandic Kuopio Hotel parking area.
Free parking areas near symposium venue (image below) - also time limited parking allowed on streets.

 Official language 
The official language of the Symposium is English. The language of the June 7 program is Finnish, except the first two presentations.

 Climate and clothing 
June is usually pleasant with temperatures varying +15-20°C/59-68 F, see Foreca forecast. Informal wear for all occasions.

Local bus number 40 stops at Kuopio airport and city center. Taxi services in Kuopio: Taxi ykköset (tel. 0200 111 01) and VieVie (tel. 0100 0700).

 Contact information 
Symposium Secretariat
The 8th Kuopio Stroke Symposium
University of Eastern Finland
P.O.Box 1627
FI-70211 Kuopio, Finland

Jukka Jolkkonen
Scientific Secretary
jukka.jolkkonen (at)
+358 40 355 2519



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 Hotel information 
A number of rooms have been reserved at reduced rates for the symposium for June 5-7, 2019. As there are a limited number of rooms, please book early.
To make a reservation, please contact the hotel directly and mention the BOOKING CODE of the hotel to take advantage of the offer.

Satamakatu 1
Booking code: BSTR050619
Booking on internet using this link
+358 200 81800
Rooms EUR, single 105, double 125
Reservations by May 8, 2019

Minna Canthinkatu 16
Booking code: STROKE (phone and email)
Booking code: BSTROKE (internet pages)
+358 10 762 9500
Rooms EUR, single 125, double 145
Reservations by May 8, 2019

Snellmaninkatu 23
Booking code: Kuopio Stroke Symposium
+358 (0)17 2644 400
Rooms EUR, single 95
Reservations by May 8, 2019