General Information


Kuopio City Theatre, Niiralankatu 2, 70600 Kuopio, Finland

Contact information

Symposium Secretariat
Kuopio Epilepsy Symposium 2024
University of Eastern Finland
P.O. Box 1627, FI-70211 Kuopio, Finland

Official language

The official language of the symposium is English. Nursing program will be in Finnish.

WLAN at Kuopio City Theatre

Free WLAN is provided.

Young Epilepsy Section – ILAE networking event

Informal event, targeted for early career epilepsy professionals, held on 13.3.2024 at Luoto, Makasiininkatu 5, Kuopio; Possibility for sauna at 18.30 (subject to fee), Dinner served 19.45. Registration with possible dietary requirements and more information by 5.3. at

Annual meeting of the Pediatric Neurology Association

City Theatre Minna – hall Thursday 14.3.2024 16.30

Annual meeting of Clinical Neurophysiology Society

City Theatre Meeting room Thursday 14.3.2024 16.30

Annual meeting of Finnish Epilepsy Society

City Theatre Minna – hall Friday 15.3.2024 08.00

New Finnish ILAE Nursing Section

City Theatre Maria – hall Friday 15.3.2024 14.45

City of Kuopio

Hotel information

A number of rooms in select hotels at Kuopio city centre has been pre-reserved for the symposium participants at reduced rates for March 13-15, 2024. Due to limited number of rooms, please book early. Availability of the rooms cannot be guaranteed. To make a reservation, please contact the hotel directly and mention the booking code to take advantage of the offer, the rooms will be soon released and bookings can be made normally.

Scandic Kuopio
Booking code: FIARB
address: Satamakatu 1, 70100 Kuopio
tel. +358 17 195111 | e-mail:

Scandic Atlas
Booking code: FIARB
address: Haapaniemenkatu 22, 70110 Kuopio
tel. +358 300 870 423 | e-mail:

Original Sokos Hotel Puijonsarvi
Booking code: BEPILEPSY2024
Minna Canthin katu 16, 70100 Kuopio
tel. +358 10 762 9500 | e-mail:

Lapland Hotels Kuopio
Booking code: ALLEPILEPSY
Puijonkatu 32, 70100 Kuopio
tel. +358 17 552 8802 | e-mail:

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