3rd circular

XII International Congress for Finno-Ugric Studies 


The XII International Congress for Finno-Ugric Studies is nearing. All abstracts have been evaluated and decisions have been sent to all participants. All who intend to participate in the congress are kindly requested to register. The registration will open on March 1 and close on June 15. After this date, registration will no longer be possible. To register please follow this link. Please make sure that you have all requisite information at hand when you register. You must pay the applicable conference fee when you register.

Conference fee

Regular fee: 250 euros

Fee for participants from the countries listed below*: 150 euros

*the conference fee of 150 euros is applicable for participants from the Russian Federation, Serbia, or those countries that have joined the European Union on or after 2004: Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, and Slovenia.

The participation fee will cover the conference program and materials, five lunches and afternoon coffees, receptions, and an excursion (incl. transportation) to the countryside on Thursday, August 20.

It is possible to register as a group. Please observe that the confirmation email will be sent only to the designated group leader's email address.

On the first page of the registration form please click on the role that applies to you. The available options are: PARTICIPANT, PLENARY SPEAKER, ICFUC MEMBER. Plenary speakers and members of ICFUC are respectfully requested to select the applicable option.

Methods of payment and cancellation policy

You can pay the participation fee only by credit card (Visa, Visa Electron or MasterCard) or Finnish online banking system.

The registration is binding. Konffa recommends that you obtain a travel insurance.  In the event of cancellation, the conference fee will not be refunded.

If you have questions on registration, please contact:

Conference Agency Konffa Ltd
Tel. +358 10 2926 500

Other information

You can find information on accommodation on the conference website. We strongly urge you to book your accommodations early because the block of rooms reserved for conference participants is limited. You will also find information on travelling to Oulu on the conference website.

If you need an invitation for visa purposes, please select the applicable option on the registration form. Invitations will be issued only to conference participants.

All rooms are equipped with a PC and video projector (VGA). If you wish to use your personal computer (PC, Mac) or other device (tablet etc.), please check the kind of adapter that you need to connect your device to a VGA projector and bring one with you; please note that we cannot provide adapters.

Please follow the conference website actively as it will be continually updated http://www.oulu.fi/suomenkieli/fuxii/englanti/etusivu. Any changes will be posted on the conference website.

You are invited to bring with you recent publications of your department. A separate space will be set up for the publications.

I cordially welcome you to Oulu in August!

Best regards,


Harri Mantila

President, XII International Congress of Finno-Ugric Studies

Viimeksi päivitetty: 27.2.2015