The keynote speakers are:

Linda Woodhead, University of Lancaster
Giovanni Filoramo, University of Turin
James R. Lewis, University of Tromsø

Updated schedule: Timetable
EASR 2016 Abstracts

Note: the timetable will be updated regularly and the organizers hold the rights for any changes. Check the cancellations and other changes here.

The conference starts on 28th June at 13:30 and ends on 1st July at afternoon.

Registration is open (Fabianinkatu 33):
Mon 28 June 16:00-18:00
Tue 28 June 9:00-18:00
Wed 29 June 8:30-18:00
Thu 30 June 8:30-18:00
Fri 1 July 8:30-13:30

Check Practical information for more information, for example about venue, info desk, coffee and lunch.

Opening ceremony starts on Tuesday 28 June 2016 at 13:30 and it is held on Great Hall (Unionikatu 34, entering is also possible from Fabianinkatu 33). Please arrive in time!

Guest speakers:
Elisabeth Rehn, Minister of State
Thomas Wilhelmsson, Chancellor
Tim Jensen, President (IAHR)
Einar Thomassen, President (EASR)

Susanna Aarnio
Paula Susitaival & Petri Prauda

Welcoming Reception will be hosted by the City of Helsinki and it will take place on 28th June at 18:00 in Helsinki City Hall (Pohjoisesplanadi 11-13, Helsinki).

The Conference Dinner is on 30th June at 19:00 in restaurant ship Wäiski (Hakaniemenranta 11, Helsinki).

Dress code: Smart casual

Registration to the dinner should be made at the same time than registration to the conference. If you have dietary restrictions, allergies or special considerations, please contact us via email: