Thinkfest

Science is an experience at Thinkfest on 11 October – 14 October

Science breaks loose! Thinkfest, an open urban festival for thought and science, will be held in the centre of Helsinki on 11 October – 14 October 2017. Thinkfest celebrates science, thinking and learning.

Thinkfest will look at the different perspectives of change this year.

The new Science Corner has a central role

The New Science Corner of the University of Helsinki will open in the city centre in the beginning of fall 2017. During Thinkfest one has a chance to come and see this new area, while participating different Thinkfest events on Wednesday and Thursday, October 11-12. Come and get inspired!

Science in a sauna and morning cafés

During Thinkfest week, researchers and science personalities from the University of Helsinki will host both morning café and science sauna events. More detailed information on the content will follow in the beginning of fall season. All morning café sessions and sauna evenings will be open to the public free of charge. All places will be filled in the order of registration.

Science is not only for adults

Science is not only something for the adults! On Saturday 14 October you can bring the whole family for an entertaining family day, organized in Kumpula campus together with LUMA Centre Finland.

Thinkfest is one of the main events of the academic year at the University of Helsinki, and it is being organised together with Helsingin Sanomat.

Stay tuned and learn more! #muutosmielessä #thinkfesthelsinki