Venue and accommodation

The venue is a Youth and leisure centre / hotel Pikku-Syöte, where is also the accommodation available, in the hotel Pikku-Syöte. This is the  only reasonable place to accommodate during the congress days (Tuesday 2 October to Friday 5 October) because of the distances. 

Book the room in hotel Pikku-Syöte (the congress venue) by email sari.kasvi@pikkusyote.fi or phone so you get the special prices.

Reservations and further details regarding accommodation: Sari Kasvi, Sales Manager, Youth and leisure centre Pikku-Syöte,email sari.kasvi@pikkusyote.fi, tel: +358 44 786 1679 (Mon – Fri 8 – 15 Finnish time)

Please note that if you try to book the room via booking.com (or some other system) it will show that the hotel is fully booked. That is because the whole hotel is booked for our congress. Reservations only via Sari Kasvi (contact information above). Hotel Pikku-Syöte has total of 82 rooms in different categories. Rooms are categorized in standard, superior and economy rooms, which is noticed in room prices.

It is about 1,5 hours drive from Oulu to Pikku-Syöte. There is a bus transportation for the congress participants from Oulu to the venue on Tuesday 2 October (bus leaving from Oulu airport about 2:30 pm) and back to Oulu on Friday 5 October (back at the airport at latest 11 am). For detailed timeschedule see the programme.  In case of any questions about the programme, please contact Finnish Forest Association, suvi.pessala@smy.fi.