Frequently asked questions
INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM AND CONFERENCE
Creativity For Sustainable Education
09 - 12 November 2020
Council for Creative Education (CCE) Finland cordially invites you to participate and explore the
Creativity for Sustainable Education.
Frequently Asked Questions
Registration and Payment
How can I register? What is the registration Fees?
To apply for the symposium, the participants need to fill up the registration form. Click Here For Registration
Am I eligible for the member fees?
All 2017- 2019 members are eligible for Symposium/Conference member rates.If you have a question about your membership status, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
How do I add a workshop to my registration? Are workshops included in conference registration?
I want to attend one day of the conference only, is that possible?
Yes, one-day conference registration is available. Please note that your registration is valid only for sessions and events on that day and separate invoice will be created for the payment.
I just want to attend one session. Is that possible?
No, that is not possible.
Do I have to pre-register for the sessions I want to attend?
Yes, it is mandatory to pre-register for the conference. On the spot registrations will not be entertained.
What is included in the cost of my registration?
How can I obtain an invoice/receipt for a registration or group of registrations?
Invoice/Receipt is available on request. Please email the details at email@example.com
Can I substitute/transfer someone else to attend the Conference?
You can substitute someone else by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with the new registrant's name and contact information. This should be done 1 month prior to the start of the event.
What is the registration fee for Symposium?
Do you have an early bird discount?
Yes, we do have super early bird discounts on symposium & conference fees.The last date for the early bird discount is 31.12.2019.
Are there any discounts for groups?
Does the registration fee include air transportation and hotel accommodations?
All costs for air transportation and hotel accommodations are the responsibility of the participant.
Will I receive confirmation of my registration?
Yes. After you register online, you will receive an automated email confirming your registration.
What types of payments are accepted for the conference fee?
We accept bank transfer, paypal & credit card payments. For credit card payment, please contact us at email@example.com
What are the cancellation possibilities and refund policies?
Will I get any refund if my visa get rejected?
Dates, Deadlines and Schedule
When will the symposium take place? Where is it located?
The 7th International Symposium on Creativity for Sustainable Education will take place in April 20-21 , 2020 at the University of Jyväskylä, Seminaarinkatu 15, 40014 Jyväskylän yliopisto, Finland
How can I receive a list of participants or attendees?
The participant list will be updated on our website 3 weeks prior to the event.
Is the conference schedule available?
What are the registration deadlines?
The last date for registration is 31.12.2019
Venue, Accommodation and Arrival in Tampere
Where will be meeting sessions be held?
All of the education sessions will be held at University of Jyväskylä Seminaarinkatu 15, 40014 Jyväskylän yliopisto, Finland.
How can I reserve a hotel room, and what are the rates?
The accommodation options are available at our website. Please check. Or you can write us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
I have cancelled by Conference Registration. Will you also cancel my hotel reservation?
No. Cancelling your registration will not automatically cancel your hotel reservation. Please contact the hotel directly to cancel your reservation. Your hotel reservation cancellation is subject to the hotel's cancellation policy.
What is the closest airport?
The closest airport is Helsinki, Finland.
How to arrive in University of Jyväskylä from Helsinki airport?
Please click on the below linki for more details.
How to reach the University of Jyväskylä from Tampere?
Where is the Symposium?
Dietary preference and other special needs
What services are available for special needs and requests?
CCE encourages persons with disabilities to participate in their programs and activities. Please contact email@example.com for more details. If you have dietary preferences, please be sure to mark those on the space provided on the registration form when you register.
I have special needs (dietary, mobility, etc.). How can I inform you of them?
Please note all special needs on the registration form. We will make every effort to meet your specific needs.
Abstracts & Paper/Poster presentation
I'm a presenter - is there a PowerPoint template I should be using?
The presentation guidelines will be emailed to all the participants one month prior to the start of the event.
Can I participate as an audience?
Yes, you can participate as an audience.The fee structure will be same as published on website.
What is the difference between Conference and Symposium?
Is it an international Symposium?
Who should attend?
Any education enthusiast and entrepreneurship educator can participate in this symposium. Researchers and Teachers (pre-primary, primary, secondary and higher section), principals, educators, trainers, students from teacher education are welcome to present their ideas. We are also encouraging government representatives who can present government, educational policies and their research.
Why we should attend?
What benefit do I have as a teacher by attending this Symposium?
Can I receive academic credit by attending the conference?
Is there funding available to help with travel/registration costs?
CCE is unable to assist with travel or registration costs.
Will I receive a certificate of attendance?
Yes, the participants are eligible for certificates at the end of the session.For those who won’t be attending the full event can ask for the soft copy of the certificate by sending the request on firstname.lastname@example.org
I am an overseas participant and need a letter of invitation before I can receive my visa. What is the procedure?
A letter of invitation will be issued to all the registered participants who have made full payment in advance. As per the guidelines from the Finnish embassy we cannot issue the invitation before receiving the full payment.
What kind of weather should I anticipate?
The region sees an average temperature of 8°C in April, with highs only reaching 10°C. Nights are colder in Finland when temperatures can fall to an average low of 5°C. For latest weather, kindly check:
Is Wi-Fi Provided?
What is the attire?
What is the required type of Visa for the Symposium?
For Finland, Symposium Schengen Visa is required.You need to apply to Finland Embassy or any Schengen country consulate or embassy in your country of residence.