NAJS 2014 Conference

NAJS 2014 Conference, Helsinki, Finland, March 20-21, 2014
The Tenth NAJS Conference will be held at the University of Helsinki.
Extended deadline for registration: February 15, 2014
Deadline for papers: March 10, 2014. Call for papers

NEW: NAJS 2014 Programme

Invited keynote speakers: Dr Suzuki Shogo, Manchester University >>>

Registration forms:
– Session
– Group Discussion
Please, read the NAJS 2014 Guidelines before registering.

Conference Venue:
Day One (Thursday 20 March)
Venue: University of Helsinki, Lecture Hall (ECO Ls, C205), Economicum, Arkadiankatu 7

Day Two (Friday 21 March)
Venue: Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA)
Kruunuvuorenkatu 4 (2nd Floor)

Finding your way: From Helsinki/Vantaa Airport to the City Center (Central Railway Station)

Finnair city bus (time table)
Leaves from the international terminal T2
Ticket fare to/from the airport: single ticket 6,30 eur
You can buy a ticket on the bus. Most credit cards accepted.
Terminus: Central Railway Station
Travel time: approximately 30 min.

Regional bus nr 615
Leaves from the international terminal T2
Ticket fare: 4,5 eur
Terminus: Central Railway Station
Travel time: approximately 40 min.

Travel time: approximately 20 min.
Taxi queue in front of international terminal T2
Fare: approximately 45 eur

Suggested Accommodation:
A number of rooms have been preliminarily reserved for 19-21 March (check-in 19 March, check-out 21 March) at the following hotel:
Scandic MarskiMannerheimintie 10

The rate is 130 euro for a single room per night, or 140 euro for a double/twin room per night. The price includes breakfast and wireless internet.
You may reserve a room by contacting the hotel directly via telephone or email.
Tel: +358.9.68061

An individual room can be cancelled without costs until 6 pm on the date of arrival.
If you want to book a room in this hotel, please contact the conference organizer by email for the reservation code. Room bookings should be made before 5 March 2014.

Here is a selection of other centrally located hotels:
Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel, Mikonkatu 23
Glo Hotel Kluuvi, Kluuvikatu 4
Sokos Hotel Helsinki, Kluuvikatu 8
Cumulus Kaisaniemi, Kaisaniemenkatu 7
Hotel Seurahuone, Kaivokatu 12
Omena Hotel Yrjönkatu, Yrjönkatu 30

Useful Links:
Journey planner
City of Helsinki
Helsinki tourism
Visit Finland

Inquiries: Bart Gaens

Looking forward to seeing you all in Helsinki!

Thanks to our sponsors!
Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA)
Hokkaido University Helsinki Office
Nordic Institute of Asian Studies (NIAS)
University of Helsinki Department of World Cultures
The Embassy of Japan in Finland