If you do not want to do the practical arrangements of the congress yourself, the JCB network provides expertise and experience in it. You can request a quote for arranging the congress as a whole or taking care of specific areas. Professional congress organiser Konffa Oy or Jyväskylä Paviljonki are happy to help.
A get-together for congress participants in the first evening is a nice way of tuning into the congress mood. Jyväskylä offers a number of opportunities for events of all sizes. Often, the get-together takes place at the meeting venue, restaurant or hotel.
One of the highlights of a congress is often a gala dinner or similar social event. There are various options for arranging them in the Jyväskylä region, from functional premises located close to the city centre to atmospheric sites in the nearby areas.
Jyväskylä is located in the heart of a beautiful Finnish lake district. There are lots of interesting sites and programme options in Jyväskylä and its surroundings for enlivening and supplementing your congress. Here you can find different options for social programme.
Pre and post tours
Pre and post congress tours to Lapland or St. Petersburg, for example, can be organised with ease. There are interesting destinations near Jyväskylä as well. For example Mänttä-Vilppula is a beautiful city of art. More information you can find on manttavilppula.fi.
Congress offices can help in planning and realising such tours, too.
Jyväskylä offers restaurants for all tastes, both well-known chain restaurants and smaller, more intimate eateries, where it is possible to savour not only some of Central Finland’s traditional delicacies but also cuisine from a number of different countries.
Please remember that on Sunday’s, the choice of restaurants is not very extensive in Jyväskylä. If your guests arrive Sunday evening, you might want to contact their hotels and inquire about cold meals that can be ordered in advantage to the rooms.
Further details of restaurants recommended by Jyväskylä Convention Bureau.
List of restaurants and cafes in Jyväskylä Region from visitors pages.