Dipoli Congress Centre - setting that compliments the occasion
Dipoli is one of the premier venues in Finland. It is in a prime location,
sharing in the diverse services on offer in the capital Helsinki as well as
the innovative atmosphere of the scientific community of Otaniemi in Espoo.
The greenest congress centre in Finland, Dipoli received the Green Office
certificate four years ago - the rocks quarried at the site saved building
materials already in the founding stage. Today, the environmental impact is
diminished by reconditioning furniture, keeping a close watch of paper and
electricity consumption, and ensuring meticulous waste management. Aalto Open
is Dipoli’s new WLAN with free access for all Dipoli’s customers to the
Otaniemi - one of most innovative
regions in Europe (www.otaniemi.fi)
Otaniemi in the City of Espoo is the largest technology, innovation and
business hub in Northern Europe. Otaniemi features a mixture of innovation
centers, research organizations, academic institutions and companies from
start-ups to multinational corporations, including Nokia and Angry Birds.
Otaniemi has been selected twice by the EU as one of the most innovative
regions in Europe. Otaniemi is a campus of over 32,000 students and technology
How to get there?
From Helsinki to Otaniemi, Espoo:
From Helsinki you can take bus to Otaniemi. (The distance between centre of
Helsinki and Otaniemi is about 15 km). Buses 102 and 103 leave at bus station
Kamppi (Espoo terminal) at the centre of Helsinki. Buses 194 and 195 leave at
bus station Elielinaukio next to the Railway Station at the centre of Helsinki.
Taxis between the Otaniemi and city center cost about 20 € and take about 10
From Airport to Otaniemi, Espoo:
You can take bus 540. Change bus at Leppävaara (bridge above railways near big
shopping mall, after the tunnel), and take bus 510.
Alternatively From Helsinki-Vantaa Airport take bus to Helsinki Railway
station and then take bus 194 or 195 to Otaniemi.
The price of taxi is 40-50 € and it takes about 30 - 45 min from airport to