University of Joensuu University of Kuopio Lappeenranta University of Technology

13th International Summer School in Novel Computing

University of Joensuu, Finland
7-11 August, 2006

Pictures from the summer school.

The East Finland Universities Graduate School in Computer Science and Engineering (ECSE) announces the 13th International Summer School in Novel Computing. This year the courses will be held at Department of Computer Science, University of Joensuu.


The offered graduate-level courses are as follows:

  1. Multimedia Information Systems
    Prof. Nicu Sebe
    From University of Amsterdam

  2. Holistic Thinking for Introducing Technology Enhanced Learning within Higher Education Settings
    Dr Miguel Baptista Nunes
    From University of Sheffield
    United Kingdom

The courses are held in parallel, thus, it is possible to participate to a single course only. Both courses contains approximately 25-30 hours of lectures and practice sessions. Participants to all sessions will be given a certificate, and Finnish students are entitled to receive 1 credit unit for their studies. (Possibility to do additional homework can be discussed with the lecturer when the courses start.)

Practical Arrangements


The program for the summer school is available.


Registration is performed by sending email to Ville Hautamäki Registration will be closed on 3.8.

The participation fee of the summer school is 100 euros. For ECSE students there is no participation fee. The participation fee includes lectures and course material, lunches and refreshments, and scheduled social event. The participation fee does not include accommodation, travel expenses from or to Joensuu, and insurances or related costs.


Easiest way to get from train and bus station to Summer School venue is by following this map. Joensuun downtown map can be found from here. Detailed Finnair and VR schedules can be found in their respective pages.


Main accomodation is arranged at Summer hotel Elli, Map nro 4. For other optios, contact orgnanizers.

Contact information

Pasi Fränti
Ville Hautamäki