This will be a unique opportunity to meet both international students and students from Finnish programs and spark potentially everlasting bonds, or just enjoy the company of new people without the weight of all of these grandiose statements, your pick!
To be able to participate, we ask you to sign up for the event through a sign-up form which will be circulated on Facebook soon.
We will be hosting the event at the Wilhelmsson Hall of the New Student House from 17:00 or 21:00 after which the newfound friendships can be solidified at the Thirsty Scholar.
WHAT? Speedfriending with CISSI & Kannu
WHERE? Wilhelmsson Hall (the New Student House, Mannerheimintie 5, 5th floor)
WHEN? Friday 22.10 from 17:00 to 21:00
To be able to participate, we ask you to sign up for the event through this sign-up form by October 20th.
Sign up here: https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/113153/lomakkeet.html
Kannunvalajat ja CISSI järjestää speedfriending tapahtuman perjantaina 22.10 Wilhelmsson salissa Uudessa Ylioppilastalossa. Tapahtumassa osallistujat pääsevät tutustumaan uusiin ihmisiin ja käymään mukavia keskusteluja kansainvälisten ja suomalaisten opiskelijoiden kanssa. Ilta tulee jatkumaan Thirsty Scholar- pubissa.
We follow Safer Space Guidelines of Kannunvalajat at the event. Please, be respectful and listen to others. Any kind of discriminative actions/language or harassment is not acceptable in a safe space. You can find the guidelines here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ZUJI4sSMWNntpYhizkTUrbIKEkuUj83EdPiWG6ETpko/edit?usp=sharing
We require participants to provide proof of either full vaccination, recovery from COVID-19 within 6 months or a negative test result from the previous 48 hours. We kindly ask you to follow good hand and coughing hygiene. If you're feeling even slightly ill, please stay home.
Wilhelmsson Hall is located on the fifth floor of the New Student House (Mannerheimintie 5A). Unfortunately, the space is not wheelchair accessible, the space is accessible only by stairs. Artificial smoke or flashing lights are not used in the event. It is possible to bring an assistance or guide dog into the room. In accessibility and any other issues related to the event please contact Sami Salovaara [email protected] or Sarmite Puukko [email protected]
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
New Student House, Helsinki, Finland