Venues on the map
Check out the main congress venues, hotels and restaurants on the map. Click to full-screen to see the whole picture!
Solo Sokos Hotel Torni Tampere (HQ hotel)
Solo Sokos Hotel Torni Tampere offers an all-new hotel experience. Opened in the autumn of 2014, the hotel stands 88 metres tall and pays homage to the eventful history and various legends of the city of Tampere. The modern tower hotel, combined with 140 year-old roundhouse, provides a vivid and unique environment to explore the fascinating stories of the city, from rock icons to sports heroes. The Skybar, with its rooftop terrace, provides a spectacular view over the city and into the world. The hotel was granted the Good Construction Award 2014. The award jury described the hotel as one of the most significant buildings in the townscape of Tampere in the history of the city.
Solo Sokos Hotel Torni is the main location for official EC2016 trainings, GAs and meetings.
Tampere Hall Congress and Concert Centre
Tampere Hall is Scandinavia’s largest congress and concert centre and these facilities together with our professional, caring staff are the reason why they have become one of the most popular venues in Finland. It hosted European Conference in 2001 and it is the venue for Opening Ceremony and Welcoming Party. It is located only 350 meter from Solo Sokos Hotel Torni (HQ).
Tampere Exhibition and Sports Centre TESC
Tampere Exhibition and Sports Centre TESC is a versatile events center and a unique ensemble in Finland: fairs, major events and sport live here mutually beneficial symbiosis. JCI Awards Ceremony and Farewell Ball take place at TähtiAreena (StarArena), buildt in 2013. It can host up to 2,500 banquet guest at once.
Tullikamari is a versatile events arena, located conveniently at the city centre, right next to Solo Sokos Hotel Torni (HQ). Tullikamari is made up of Pakkahuone (‘Old Customs’ House Hall’, capacity 1,200) and Klubi (capacity 450), and provides a perfect setup for concerts, theatre performances, dance and other forms of culture.