University of Helsinki

Registration for the
2009 Annual Meeting and Conference of the Gypsy Lore Society

Preregistration for the conference starts on April 30, 2009. You should preregister by sending an e-mail with your (1) name, (2) affiliation and (3) contact information to fgk at ling dot helsinki dot fi. The preregistration deadline for accepted speakers is May 14, 2009, for other participants August 5, 2009.

Registration on spot starts on Thursday, August 27, 2009 at 10 a.m. in the aula on the third floor of the Main Building of the University of Helsinki, Fabianinkatu 33 (one block north of the green circle on this map).

The conference fee is normally 50 euros, but 20 Euros for full-time undergraduate and MA students, and Ph.D. students without salary or a grant. The fee will be collected in cash on spot upon registration. Late registration fees (40 euros, 100 euros) pertain for those registering after August 5, 2009.

The Meeting will be opened on Thursday, August 27, 2009, at 1pm sharp (13.00) by its Patron, Mrs. Tarja Halonen, President of the Republic of Finland. President Halonen has for a long time been active promoting the social conditions and status of Roma in Finland. We kindly ask all participants to plan their trip so that they can be seated in Auditorium 5 at 12.50 pm on that Thursday.