3rd International UBI Summer School 2012: Practical matters

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Location: University of Oulu, Architecture Campus at downtown Oulu, address Aleksanterinkatu 6.

Language: English.

Credits: 5.0 cp (to be confirmed by the Postgraduate Study Committee of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering of the University of Oulu).

Passing criteria:

  • Full participation in the selected workshop, including the 4th International Open Ubiquitous City Seminar 2012. If you are not able to attend every day, you should not apply and enroll.
  • Successful contribution to a project completed during the workshop (50% of grade).
  • Passing the final exam based on a reading package selected by the instructor and the material presented during the workshop (50% of grade).

Registration fee: 150 EUR (no accommodation) / 250 EUR (including accommodation for 8 nights). The registration fee covers the workshop, the get together party on Monday, the dinner cruise on Thursday and the school dinner on Saturday. Lunches are not included, as based on the previous summer schools students prefer to have lunches of their own choosing.

Travel: Students are responsible for their own travel arrangements and expenses. Flights to Oulu are provided by Finnair, Blue1, Air Baltic, Norwegian and Flybe.

Accommodation: We provide out of town students with an opportunity to purhcase low-cost accommodation from Saturday May 26 till Sunday June 3 upon registration (8 nights for just 100 EUR). Students opting for this accommodation will lodge at the high quality holiday cottages of the 4-star Nallikari camping area. Up to 4/6 students will share a small/large cottage, respectively, so that females and males are staying in separate cottages. Nallikari camping area is located next to the Nallikari beach, about 3 km long scenic walk from the summer school site. There is a regular bus service between Nallikari and downtown Oulu (the summer school site).

Tourist information: The website of Oulu City Tourist Office provides comprehensive information on traveling and accommodation opportunities.