The Combined
XII Spring Meeting of the Division of Synthetic Chemistry
XXXIII Finnish NMR Symposium

June 7th-10th 2011, Laajavuori, Jyväskylä

XII Spring Meeting of the Division of Synthetic Chemistry                                            XXXIII Finnish NMR Symposium


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Symposium venue and location

The symposium will take place in the Spa Hotel Rantasipi Laajavuori, 4 km north-west from the center of Jyväskylä.

Jyväskylä Region can be reached conveniently by car or by public transportation. Jyväskylä is located in Central Finland, forming a crossroads for Finland’s main highways. There are several daily flights from Helsinki to Jyväskylä airport, which is located in Tikkakoski, approximately 20 km from Jyväskylä. Airport shuttle bus operates between the airport and the city center. Trains and buses bring passengers right to the town center (to the Travel Centre). From the city center buses no. 25 and 25K take You directly to the hotel.

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The Spa Hotel Rantasipi Laajavuori, being the location of the conference itself, is the official hotel of the Symposium. The participants are kindly asked to reserve their own accommodation. There is a number of rooms reserved for participants until April 30th 2011, so please mention "Synthetic Chemistry Meeting” or “NMR Symposium" while booking to assure your accommodation.

Contact Spa Hotel Rantasipi Laajavuori by:
Phone: +358 14 628 400 or  e-mail:

Suggestive prices for hotel reservations:

/day/single room
/day/double room

Prices include substantial breakfast from buffet and free usage of the gym and the spa.

Posters and presentations

The dimensions for the poster partitions are 1 x 2 m. The posters are to be mounted by tape (pins are not allowed), which will be available at the venue.

Speakers giving an oral presentation will be contacted separately.

Social program

Wednesday June 8th Reception of the City of Jyväskylä 

City of Jyväskylä invites participants of the XII Spring Meeting of the Division of Synthetic Chemistry and the XXXIII Finnish NMR Symposium to Reception in the dining room of the hotel. 

Thursday June 9th Conference Dinner 

Lake cruise on the beautiful lakes Jyväsjärvi and Päijänne and dinner in an enchanting venue of Savutuvan Apaja, located in Haapaniemi, near Jyväskylä. In the area there is a collection of some thirty old farm buildings from around Central Finland creating an attractive and historically authentic community, ready for exploration and roots-searching. The dinner will be served in an old wood barge, transformed to a restaurant. Since the transportation from Jyväskylä Harbor to Savutuvan Apaja takes place by boat and the dinner itself is partially an outdoor-event, please, prepare with proper clothing.

Useful links

Department of Chemistry (University of Jyväskylä)
Division of Synthetic Chemistry
Finnish NMR Discussion Group (FiD)







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Last update 31.5.2011