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The registration form can be found here. Please indicate all the events you will attend also in the social programme. Note that registration for the events will be confirmed upon payment on a "first come, first served" basis. We recommend early registration, availability of tickets to the social programme cannot be guaranteed after July 15. All registrants will receive a confirmation letter from the Congress Office by the end on June 2005.

Conference fees

  by June 1, 2005 after June 1, 2005
Participant EUR 100 EUR 150
Student EUR 50 EUR 100

Excursion to Naantali EUR 25

The registration fee includes:

If you have difficulties registering on-line, you may also print the registration form and fax it to the Congress Office fax +358 2 333 5008.

Methods of payment

1. Bank transfer to the Congress Office/QHIST2005, University of Turku, Nordea Bank, Account No. 166030-116304. For economics department: IBAN FI35 1660 3000 1163 04, Swift NDEAFIHH, Address: Nordea Bank Plc., Aleksanterinkatu 36, Helsinki, 00020 Nordea, Finland.

2. Credit card payment with one of the following credit cards: Visa, Mastercard, Eurocard. You can fill out and print the authorisation form here (pdf). For security reasons we cannot accept credit card authorisation through the internet.

All payments must be made in euros (EUR). Please make sure that your name, institution and the word "QHIST2005" are clearly stated on all payments. We recommend you to present a receipt of your payment when arriving to the conference in case of any unclarities.

Cancellation of registration and accommodation

If you are required for any reason to cancel your registration to the Conference, the following conditions apply:

Cancellation must be made in writing (letter, fax or email) to the Congress Office.

Conference hotels

Congress Office has negotiated favourable room prices and reserved rooms for the conference participants in several Hotels in Turku. Please mark your hotel reservation on the registration form. Your reservation will be confirmed together with your participation. Note that the reservations will be made on "first come, first served" basis.

The hotel fees include breakfast (except the guest house Domus), service and VAT. Please inform the Congress Office of any changes in you accommodation.

Below a short presentation of each hotel. For more information, do not hesitate to contact the Congress Office.

Scandic Hotel Plaza
Beautifully renovated modern hotel on a walking street in the heart of the city centre. Facilities include 3 saunas, gym, business centre, restaurant and bar. All rooms have TV, minibar, hair dryer and ironing board.
Single room EUR 103/night
Double room EUR 56,50/night/person

Hotel Cumulus
The Hotel Cumulus is newly redecorated, cosy and functional city centre hotel, located 200 meters from the Market Place, a stone's throw from the river Aura. Facilities include two saunas, car park and wireless Internet. Rooms are equipped with TV and hair dryer, minibar in some rooms.
Single room EUR 72/night
Double room EUR 38,50/night/person

Centro Hotel
Centrally located, close to the Market Place, but away from the hubbub of the city, in an inner courtyard. Simple, modern and comfortable rooms, with wood floors,
shower, hair dryer and cable television.
Single room EUR 62/night
Double room EUR 36/night/person

Hotel Turun Karina
Turun Karina is a pleasant, economical hotel in the east side of the city centre. Comfortable, non-smoking rooms with TV and fridge. Street level Café serves breakfast and snacks. Other facilities include sauna, swimming pool and parking.
Single room EUR 50/night
Double room EUR 32,50/night/person

Guest House Domus
The guesthouse of Åbo Akademi University is situated in the campus area, close to the congress venue. The guesthouse offers simple, economical, single and double rooms, joint kitchen. No breakfast available. Please note: only a very limited number of rooms available!
Single room EUR 26/night
Double room EUR 18/night/person

All hotel fees are payable directly to the hotels!

For more information on registration and accommodation, please do not hesitate to contact the Congress Office, email: