Infotech Oulu 

Workshop on Texture Analysis in Machine Vision

June 14 - 15, 1999

General information

Contact information

Contact with matters related to
  • registration, accommodation and recreational activities: Satu Heikkilä and Minna Rautio
  • paper submission, proceedings and presentation equipment: Hannu Kauppinen
  • the scientific workshop program: Dr Matti Pietikäinen
  • Location info

    The workshop is held at University of Oulu (Oulun Yliopisto), Linnanmaa campus area, lecture hall L10, first floor, close to R door (see MVMP group location info).

    Equipment for presentation

    The equipment in the lecture hall includes
  • overhead projector
  • dia slide projector
  • blackboard
  • video projector for your laptop PC
  • video player (PAL)
  • PC with internet connection and video projector
  • microphone and loudspeaker
  • Maps

  • City of Oulu
  • Bus route map by Koskilinjat Oy
  • MVMP group location info
  • Oulu Panorama Map
  • Accommodation info

    The participants are asked to reserve the accommodation themselves. Special workshop rates are available at the following hotels:
  • Hotel Ramada,Kirkkokatu 3 (close to Linnankatu 3 in the map), FIM 445,- / night single room including breakfast, tel. +358-8-883 9111 , fax. +358-8-883 9100
  • Hotel Vaakuna, Note! New name: Radisson SAS, Hallituskatu 1, FIM 445,- / night single room including breakfast, tel. +358-8-887 7666 , fax. +358-8-887 7888
  • Uni-Hostel Välkkylä, Kajaanintie 36, student dormitory, FIM 200,- / night single room including breakfast, tel. +358-8-311 8060 , fax. +358-8-880 3754
  • Matkakoti Karpalo, Pietilänkuja 10, bed & breakfast, FIM 160,- / night, tel. +358-8-335 907



    Please refer to "University of Oulu" when making your reservation in order to get the special workshop prices.
    Please make the reservations early, since there may be lack of rooms because of other meetings held in Oulu.

    Other hotels

    Workshop add-ons:

    Recreational activities will be available in conjunction with the workshop. Contact Timo Ojala.


  • Oulu info
  • Bus timetable downtown (keskusta) - Linnanmaa campus area  (linja - route, tunnit - hours)
  • Bus timetable Linnanmaa campus area - downtown (keskusta)
  • Weather conditions

    The weather in Northern Finland may vary a lot in June. Daily temperatures are typically between 10 C and 20 C. Although the nights are light, they can be quite cool. A jacket or pullover is recommended during evenings.
  • Weather in Oulu today
  • Weather forecast in Finland

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    Last update 1.6.1999, Hannu Kauppinen