City of Helsinki Picture Bank / Niko Soveri


Call for participation


The workshop format will only allow a limited number (max 20) speakers. These will be selected and invited so that we will get a balanced and multifaceted program. The local accommodation in Helsinki and on the boat as well as the meals will be free for the speakers.

If you are interested in participating and presenting a talk in the workshop please e-mail us the following information to

Your name and affiliation
Preliminary title and short abstract of presentation
Personal and research web page if available

Would you like to contribute a paper into an edited volume (after the workshop)?

Please forward this info to researchers who might be essential players in the field and should be informed of this workshop.

Doctoral students

We also encourage doctoral students to participate and present their research results by posters. The students have to cover their own costs from their own sponsoring organizations. Please send the above information as well.

Important dates

Please send your expression of interest as soon as possible but not later than March 30, 2005, extended to April 10. Accepted speakers and doctoral students will be notified by April 25, 2005.