Digital Archiving Futures 4-6 September 2024 Social Events and Tours

Tentative Program:

Wednesday, 4 Sept. – Pre-Day

The following evening event is free & open for everyone:

17:15-20:30 Muisti Centre of War and Peace, location: Ristimäenkatu 4, Mikkeli

  • Muisti presentation, Olli-Pekka Leskinen, CEO and Jenni Korhonen, Exhibition producer
  • Museum Tour & Evening meal/light dinner & networking at Café Rauha.
    Dinner is sponsored by Disec Oy.

Muisti Centre of War and Peace is a science centre. Muisti Centre of War and Peace shares experiences of war in order to promote peace. Muisti is for those who are interested in the history of war, and especially for those who are not.

Tentative Program:

Thursday, 5 Sept.

14:00-16:00/17:00 Afternoon & Evening Program 

Optional tours start from Xamk Campus, buses drop at Mikkeli Market Square: 

  • National Archives of Finland and Finnish Business Archives (14:00-17:00), limited availability 
  • National Library of Finland (14:00-16:00), max 20 persons
  • Walking experience at Kaihu area (14:00-17:00)
  • Saimaa Lake cruise and Astuvansalmi rock paintings, Aino Boat (14:00-17:00), max. 90 persons

18:00-21:00 Dinner at Tertti Mansion, bus start from market square (fee) 

  • Janne Kinnunen, Mayor of Mikkeli City: Opening words

  • Saimaa as a European Region of Gastronomy 2024/Tertti