Practical information


The conference venue is located in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (number 5 at the map) E Block, ground floor at UiT The Arctic University of Norway.  Registration desk is next to room E 0.101.

Buses 20, 21 and 34 go to the University from Sjøgata in the city center. The buses leave every 10 minutes on weekdays, and the journey takes 15 minutes.  The stop on campus is Universitetet. Tromso public transport planner:

Bus fare: 50 NOK on bus cash only. Cheaper bus tickets can be bought at the airport newspaper store next to baggage collection, stores of MIX, Narvesen, at the store WI-TO at the corner of Fr.Langes gt/Storgt and also online Mobilett.

Costs of taxi will be similar to the bus if it is shared among 3 or more People. The hotels can order taxi for you.

City map Tromsø

Campus map UiT The Arctic University


All participants have to fill in the registration form. Full conference package NOK 1 500.

Day package:

  • June 15: NOK 1 000
  • June 16: NOK 800
  • June 17: NOK 400


All keynote speakers are staying at Scandic Ishavshotell

If you want to stay at the same hotell please ask for the university deal as you are participating in a conference at UiT.  If you want a less expensive option, please check the Visit Tromsø website: Cheaper accommodation is for example Comfort Hotel Express

Transport from/to Airport

"Flybussen" - one way ticket NOK 80 - it stops at the hotels in the city. For cheaper option, bus no 40 or 42 (NOK 50). The buses go from the busstop at the left side of the road, around 100 meters form the entrance of the airport.  

City map.

Other information

Clothing: Since Tromsø can be warm and nice, but also cooler and rainy, clothes for these different weather conditions are needed.

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