New Cultures of Education seminar, Turku

25.09.2016 - 17:00 to 27.09.2016 - 12:00

UBC Cultural Cities Commission and Youthful Cities Commission invite You to the seminar: New Cultures of Education
City of Turku, Finland 25 – 27 September 2016

The seminar will focus on different connections between culture, education and new technologies. During the meeting we will for example hear, see and talk how coding and libraries, as well as gaming and museums connect, how cultural institutions work together with schools and educators. We will also explore phenomenal based education and its role in new Finnish national education plan. Important part of the seminar will be on-site study visits.
This meeting will offer an efficient networking and dissemination opportunity for the cities to exchange experiences, learn from each other’s, discuss and develop possible common project ideas and establish co-operation.

Seminar is planned to maximum of 50 persons.

The registration opens 20.7.2016 at 8 am. Please click the link for registration:


Minna Sartes
Leisure Division
City of Turku 
Jaana Simula 
Cultural Cities Commission
Union of the Baltic Cities
Lena Hernandez Molin
Youthful Cities Commission
Union of the Baltic Cities



Contact details: 

Jaana Simula
Acting Chairperson of the Commission
The City of Pori
Porin kaupunki
Hallituskatu 9 A
FIN-28100 Pori
Tel. +358 44 7011251