Opening Ceremony

Event start date
Event start time

Main Building, main auditorium, Address: Kalevantie 4


University of Tampere


The ceremonial procession
Jean Sibelius: Andante Festivo
Tampere Academic Symphony Orchestra

Opening speech
Rector Liisa Laakso

Speech by the alumnus/alumna of the year

Jean Sibelius: Movements at the Castle Gate and Entracte
from the suite Pelléas and Mélisande, op. 46
Tampere Academic Symphony Orchestra

Speech by a staff representative
University researcher Jarkko Toikkanen

Speech by a student representative
Mikko Lampo, Chair of the Student Union of University of Tampere

Awarding the annual prizes for the best doctoral dissertations
Tampere University Foundation
City of Tampere

The national anthem Maamme

Additional information

Kyösti Koskela
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