Registration is open until 25 October 2018 through THIS LINK.

EVENT LOCATIONS                     

The forum will be held at Sello Hall and Sello Library. Sello Hall and Sello Library are situated in Leppävaara in Espoo in Sello Shopping Mall’s square. The street address is Soittoniekanaukio 1 A, FI-02600 Espoo.

The networking evening will be held at Children’s Art House Aurora in Järvenperä. Aurora’s street address is Järvenperäntie 1–3, FI-02940 Espoo.


The participation fee for Monday, 19 November is €35/person, or €25/person for members of the Association of Finnish Children’s Cultural Centers. The fee for Tuesday is €20/person, or €15/person for members of the Association of Finnish Children’s Cultural Centers. The fee includes the programme, materials and coffee service in the morning and afternoon. Lunch is not included.


There is no lunch service; participants may have lunch at their own expense in a restaurant of their choice. Sello Shopping Mall offers many options of restaurants and cafés with consideration for special diets.  The coffee service in the morning and afternoon is included in the participation fee.


We have reserved a number of rooms at Glo Hotel Sello at Sello Shopping Mall on 18–21 November 2018. The room rates are €130/night for single rooms and €145/night for double rooms, including the service charge, WiFi and buffet breakfast. These rooms will be available for bookings until 25 October 2018. Bookings must be done through this link.


Sello Hall is in Sello Shopping Mall in Leppävaara, Espoo. The shopping centre is situated at the intersection of Turunväylä and Ring I next to the main railway line. The location is easily accessible by local and long-distance buses and trains through the Leppävaara transport terminal, which is only a few minutes’ walk away. The traffic connections for motorists are also excellent, with arrival routes from the Turku motorway and Ring Roads I and II, for example. The parking facilities are located in the shopping centre’s underground car park.

Trains: A, E, L, U, X ja Y

Busses: See the routes and timetables

Parking is free for 5 hours (6.50 am - 12 pm).
More about parking in Finnish

Children’s Art House Aurora is accessible by several local buses through the Leppävaara transport terminal. There is parking for cars in the immediate vicinity at the address Träskändanristi 4. There will also be a charter bus from Leppävaara to Järvenperä and back for the evening event, with advance reservation.


All the facilities used for the event are wheelchair accessible. The parking garage of Sello Shopping Mall has marked parking spaces for disabled persons, which have a wheelchair accessible entrance to Sello Hall and Sello Library. The indoor and outdoor premises are wheelchair accessible with level access routes. There are parking spaces for disabled persons in the Aurora courtyard. All premises have accessible toilets and a wireless Internet connection.

MORE INFORMATION               

For more information about the event, please contact:              

City of Espoo, Cultural Producer Mari Rissanen, mari.rissanen (at), tel. +358 40 352 7920
Production Manager Johanna Vepsä,
johanna.vepsa (at), tel. +358 46 877 3251                

Association of Finnish Children’s Cultural Centers, Coordinator Sunna Maijala, sunna.maijala (at), tel. +358 40 800 7296