32nd Annual Conference, Split-Croatia
November 11-16 2019
32nd Annual Conference, Split-Croatia
November 11-16 2019
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Arrival to Kuopio

April 14th 2016

16.00 Opening Ceremony, City Hall of Kuopio


Representatives of City of Kuopio City and Savonia UAS
Get Together, Savonia University of Applied Sciences, Microkatu 1, 70201 KUOPIO

April 15th 2016



8.30 Registration, Savonia UAS, Microkatu 1, Kuopio


9.00 Welcome to Savonia UAS 


Introduction of participants


Information on “Sport Tourism and Sport Events – Destination Management perspective” in Finland by students of Savonia UAS




General data and information on the destination Kuopio-Tahko by Mr Wille Markkanen, teamleader of marketing organization of KuopioTahko area  
Case Sport & Spa Hotel Vesileppis  by GM Kimmo Rossi
12.15-13.15 Lunch at Savonia UAS


Paper Presentations and discussions:
Contributions of seminar-participants to “Sport Tourism and Sport

Events – Destination Management Perspective”
Coffee break
Exchange of good practices / successful teaching stories in tourism and hospitality management. Savonia UAS: OIS (Open Innovation Space) Guided tour through the hospitality and tourism department of Savonia UAS 
19.30 Traditional Finnish winter evening 




April 16th  2016

Breakfast at the hotel



8.30 Departure from Kuopio to Tahko Holiday Resort by bus



Welcome to Tahko Holiday Resort by Matti Kuosmanen, Managing Director of Central Booking Office TAHKOcom 



Case-study Sport Tourism and Sport Events in Tahko Holiday Resort by Pekka Allinen, Resort Manager, Tahko Spa Hotel and Vanajalinna Group



11.15-12.00 Lunch  



Testing winter activities by own extences                    






Cross country skiing



Downhill skiing 



Ice fishing



Snow shoes
Walking on the frozen lake



16.00 Arrival to hotel and free time for shopping ect



19.00-22.00  Dinner at Savonia UAS, Microkatu 1, Kuopio




April 17th 2016

Departure after breakfast  

Please note that there might be changes in the programme (timetables) 

Please send an abstract of one (1) page A 4 (maximum 2000 characters) theme "Sport Tourism  and Sport Events - Destination Management perspective" to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by March 14th 2016.

Welcome to Savonia UAS, http://portal.savonia.fi/amk/enand Finland

Price              300 €              
Included:      3 nights at hotel (single room), all meals (breakfasts, lunches and dinners) and transport fees from hotel to Savonia UAS and to Tahko Holiday Resort
Excluded:    travel cost to Kuopio, personal expenses and winter activities on
Saturday April 16th 2016

Registration as early as possible, latest by March 14th 2016

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