Programme and schedule

International Week  Future Learning is jointly organized by Satakunta University of Applied Sciences and the University Consortium of Pori. The programme takes place at campuses of both of the host institutions and it consists of keynotes, interest groups and social events. The overall goal of the week is to get something radically new started. All the venues will be updated in the week programme.

Please, pay attention to the programme on Wednesday:
Guests that are hosted by Satakunta University of Applied Sciences will be at Tiedepuisto campus.
Guests that are hosted by University Consortium of Pori will be at its campus (address: Pohjoisranta 11 A, Pori)


Monday 7.3.2016  |  Tuesday 8.3.2016  |  Wednesday 9.3.2016 Thursday 10.3.2016  |  Friday 11.3.2016


During the international week we are happy to host also:

  • The Intensive Programme on PARENTING that gathers Social services/Social work from Hogeschool Zuyd, HOWEST, University of Malta, Vilnius University of Applied Sciences, Dundalk Institute of Technology, Robert Gordon University and SAMK. –  Programme
  • The COURSE Advanced competences in Elderly Care that hosts Elderly Care professionals from Italy and Sweden  – Programme

These intensive programmes above run according to their own programme (venues included) and for pre-registered participants only.

  • The 4th Research Forum SAMK-CCZU brings together researchers from Changzhou University and SAMK, providing an opportunity to learn about diverse areas of research in China and Finland. This forum will be on Wednesday and is open for all interested.

Important Dates

  • Registration has ended.
  • For the registered participants: Please, fill-in the information form by 26 February.

Note! Photos taken during the International Week might be used in the materials of UCPori and SAMK.