Kuvat: © Simo Toivonen, Markku Ylisiurua

Dear Members of the Company

The National Congress of the Finnish Operating Room Nurse Association (FORNA) will take place on Thursday to Friday 11.-12.10.2018 in the Helsinki Expo and Convention Centre (https://messukeskus.com/messukeskus/?lang=en).

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We hereby invite you to attend the Congress and celebrate the 30-year old FORNA with us.

We welcome You to the exhibition arena of the congress. Minimum area of the display stand is 4 m2 with the rental fee of 280 € per m2 including free coffee for the exhibitors.

Buildup of the display can be started on Wednesday 10.10.2018 at 12:00 am and we encourage you to complete the display by 10:00 pm on the same day.

Dismantling of the display can be initiated right after lunch and should be completed by 5 pm on 12.10.2018.

The Evening Gala and the 30-year’s Celebration Ceremony will be held on Thursday (11.10.2018) in Tapahtumatalo Bank (address: Unioninkatu 20) from 7:30 pm onwards.

Entry fee for the Evening Gala is 15 € per attendant.

We recommend the Restaurant Kaarle XII (address: Kasarmikatu 40) for after Gala purposes.

If You have any questions concerning the invitation, don’t hesitate to ask Minna, mail to
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Booking of the display stand, registration

Floor plan of the exhibition area...

Booking and registration are finnished


Original Sokos Hotel Helsinki
Kluuvikatu 8 00100 Helsinki
140 € / single (standard)
160 € / double (standard)

Latest 27th September 2018
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tel: 020 1234 601
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Please inform the quota code for Forna Op 2018 at the time of booking.

Each guest is responsible for their own accommodation costs.
As a payment method we accept cash, debit card or credit card. Billing of the accommodation room is possible if the company has a valid billing agreement with Sokotel Oy.
This will be checked when booking. the billing surcharge is added to the invoice.

We also ask to provide the required invoice reference.

Scandic Simonkenttä
Simonkatu 9 00101 Helsinki

154 € / single
174 € / double
174 € / single
194 €/ double

Latest 27th September 2018.

Each guest can book their room through the following link,

Invoicing is successful if the participant's employer and Scandic Hotels have a valid billing agreement, this is a good idea to check in advance even from us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., which is our receiving email address.

Otherwise, it is good to report the billing information in advance so that we can add the information to the prepayments and verify that the billing agreement and correct address information are available to us.

If there is no billing agreement, payment will be made on site at the hotel.




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