Northern Lights Education Conference 2020


Would you like to learn about Finnish Education while enjoying a real Finnish winter close to the Arctic Circle?
Join our international Northern Lights Education Conference in February 5th-6th 2020.

This year the theme is Assessment for Learning.

The conference programme includes:

  • Lectures
  • Plenary Sessions
  • Classroom Visits
  • Discussions with Teacher Training School Teachers and Principals
  • Welcoming Dinner

All participants will be awarded by a Diploma given by the Oulu University Teacher Training School.

Participants can apply to introduce their Research Papers and/or Pedagogical Practices.
Send your title + abstract (150-300 words) no later than January 6th 2020 to tts ( a t )


You can download the programme from here or find it from our website 


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Event time

5.2.2020 08:00
6.2.2020 16:00

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Event location

Teacher Training School, University of Oulu
Kaitoväylä 7
90570 Oulu


Read more information from the Oulu University Teacher Training School website

The course fee covers lectures, workshops, lunches, refreshments during breaks, and transportation from the Oulu city centre to the venue and back.


Early Bird Fee 390 € + VAT 24 % until January 5th 2020.

Regular fee 415 € + VAT 24 % until Friday February 6th 2020. 

Accommodation in Oulu is not included in the course fee.

Participants are encouraged to register in advance and as early as possible in order to benefit from cheaper flight costs.

Registration is binding.

Notifications, amendments and cancellations must be made in writing by e-mail to Oulu University Teacher Training School tts ( a t )
The fee for any amendments is 10 € / registration.

Our registration fees do not include VAT 24%.
Please, note that all payments must be made in advance and in euros (€).

Please choose your payment type on the online registration form.

The options are
- Online bank transfer (Finnish banks)
- Online credit card payment (Visa, MasterCard, EuroCard, Amex)
- Invoice. The invoice will be sent to you separately by the course office.

Please, remember to specify a possible separate invoicing address on the registration form.