Conference venue

University of Helsinki Main Building

University of Helsinki Main Building, City Centre Campus
Fabianinkatu 33, 00100 Helsinki

How to get there

NSA 2016 takes place in the heart of Helsinki city centre. The conference venue, University of Helsinki Main Building, is located by the Senate Square, walking distance (600 meters) from the Central Railway Station. Trams 1/1A, 2, 4, 5, and 7A/7B stop next to the Main Building.

Registration, keynote lectures, plenary sessions, and lunches will all be held in the Main Building. The registration desk is located in the entrance lobby of the Main Building (Fabianinkatu 33). The paper sessions are held in the lecture halls of Porthania Building (Yliopistonkatu 3) and Main Building, partly on the “new side” and partly on the “old side” of the Main Building.

The main access through the Main Building from side to side is on the second floor. Lecture rooms marked with numbers (Lecture room 1) are on the “new side” (Fabianinkatu side, street address Fabianinkatu 33). Auditoriums marked with Roman numbers (Aud X) are on the “old side” (on the Senate Square side, street address Unioninkatu 34).


The Nordic Sociological Association is an alliance of the national sociological associations in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden.