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Conference venue

The conference is hosted by Luleå University of Technology (LTU), Sweden and will be held at the Space Campus LTU / Swedish Institute of Space Physics (IRF) in Kiruna.

The Space Campus LTU / IRF was originally the Kiruna Geophysical Observatory, which began as a department within the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. The joint building includes lecture halls and meeting rooms with modern equipment and open spaces for exhibition events.

The presentations, poster sessions, lunches, and coffee breaks will be held at the Space Campus LTU / IRF. Free wifi is available in the whole building.

The location for registration, the welcome reception, and the opening ceremony is at Scandic Kiruna on Sunday evening 17.00 - 20.00. 

The social program includes an excursion to Jukkasjärvi Icehotel and the conference dinner will be held at the Jukkasjärvi Värdshus.

  • Map/Directions to Space Campus LTU / IRF
  • Bus transport to the Space Campus LTU / IRF will be organized from the accommodations in Kiruna (Bus transfer from Malmfältens folkhögskola 7.45 – from Scandic Kiruna 8.00 – to Space Campus LTU / IRF 8.15 – Program starts at 8.30).

Travel to Kiruna

Kiruna Train station is located 2.5 km northwest of the city (5 minutes by bus/car).
Kiruna Airport (KRN) is located 8 km southeast of the city (10 minutes by bus/car).