University of Tampere
The conference will be held at the University of Tampere, which is a culturally-committed higher education institution with the social mission of educating visionaries who understand the world and change it. The basic values of the University are academic freedom, creativity and social responsibility.
The City of Tampere
Tampere, the home city of the University, is the third biggest city in Finland. Tampere has a population of more than 220,000 while there are close to half a million people in the greater Tampere Region. Tampere is Finland's third largest city as well as the largest inland city in the Nordic countries. You will find more information about Tampere and its tourist attractions HERE.
The venue of the Fest Afrika festival, which will be organized at the same time with the Afroeuropeans 2017 conference, is Klubi (some five minutes' walk from the University main campus).