Programme

Technical Presentation
The technical programme is currently being developed and will be available in the weeks prior to the conference.

Sunday 15 September 2019
10.00 – 16.30    Workshop – Blasting works in a sensitive urban environment – Further details are shown at Sunday Workshop
10.00 – 16.00    Exhibition Set-up – Scandic Marina Congress Center
12.00 – 18.00    Conference Registration – Scandic Marina Congress Center
18.00 – 19.30    Welcome Drinks Reception and Opening Speeches – Scandic Marina Congress Center

Monday 16 September 2019
08.00 – 12.00    Conference Registration – Scandic Marina Congress Center
08.30 – 17.00    Technical Sessions – Scandic Marina Congress Center
08.30 – 17.00    Exhibition – Scandic Marina Congress Center
19.00 till late      Gala Dinner – Klippan Island

Tuesday 17 September 2019
08.30 – 16.00    Technical Sessions – Scandic Marina Congress Center
08.30 – 16.00    Exhibition – Scandic Marina Congress Center
17.00                 Conference Close – Scandic Marina Congress Center

Wednesday 18 September 2019
07.15 – 17.00    Post Conference Technical Excursion

Welcome Drinks Reception
The welcome drinks reception marks the opening of the conference and will take place on the evening of Sunday 15 September from 6pm at Scandic Marina Congress Center in Helsinki. The cost of attending is included in the registration fee. Additional tickets can be purchased for partners at € 30 (excluding tax).

Gala Dinner
Experience excellent food and some of the best views in Helsinki at our Saaristo Gala Dinner on Kilppan Island.

The best view of Helsinki opens upon arrival by boat.  Restaurant Saaristo, a White Art Nouveau style villa built in 1898, is located on Klippan Island in front of South Harbour and offers a superb view and atmosphere.  You can admire the Helsinki skyline to the north, the walls and bastions of the Suomenlinna fortress to the south.

The evening consists of a luxurious Finnish menu paired with matching wines and evening entertainment by Finnish Magician, Noora Karma, an internationally renowned and award-winning magician, mentalist and mentor.  Noora Karma won the Finnish Championships in 2005 and has had numerous appearances on TV channels and radio programs, as well as extensive media and social media interest.  Noora has performed for many international celebrities include UK and UAE royal families, on her own prime-time TV shows, amongst other TV series including: Masters of Illusion (USA), The Survivor and Dancing with the Stars and made magic a fashionable phenomenon attracting a younger audience to the world of magic.  The evening will conclude with a fireworks display and live music.

Entry includes: Boat transfers, welcome drink, 3 course meal, wine, coffee, fireworks display, entertainment and live music.

The cost to participate is €115 (excluding tax).

Tickets are available to purchase through the registration process.