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Welcome to ISYY’s 11th Anniversary Celebration on 4th December 2021 in Joensuu!

We warmly welcome all ISYY members to celebrate the 11th anniversary of the Student Union of the University of Eastern Finland (ISYY) on Saturday, 4 December 2021 in Joensuu!


The Cocktail reception starts at 3:00 pm on Saturday 4 December at the University's Aurora building (Yliopistokatu 2, Aurora II, 80100 Joensuu). If you want to give a greeting at the reception, please mention this in the registration form.

The Anniversary Dinner will be held in Teatteriravintola (Rantakatu 20, 80100 Joensuu). The Dinner starts at 6:00 pm, however, please arrive at least half an hour beforehand so we may start on time. The restaurant bar will be open to serve guests already before the dinner.

Festivities following the dinner will go on at the restaurant until 2:00 am (1:30 am). Afterwards, there will be a bus to the nightclub Las Palmas (Original Sokos Hotel Kimmel), where the most eager can party until 5:00 am (4:00 am). 

Dinner Cards and the Menu

The price of the dinner card is 85 euros for ISYY members and 110 euros for other guests.


  • Roasted sweet potato soup
  • Sweet potato chips & herb oil


  • Miso & apple glazed beef
  • Fava bean croquette, smoked parsnip purée & dark calvados sauce

for vegan: 

  • House made seitan
  • Fava bean croquette, smoked parsnip purée & miso dressing


  • Chili & chocolate brownie
  • Raspberry sorbet & raspberry gel     

Dress Code

The dress code for the Anniversary Celebration is white tie or dark suit with academic decorations (e.g. medals, ribbons).

Herring Breakfast

On Sunday, 5 December, we will gather for the Herring Breakfast at 12:00 noon at the Laulutalo (Kauppakatu 51, 80100 Joensuu). Breakfast is included in the price of the dinner card.

Accommodation and Transportation

Anniversary Celebration guests have the option to book hotel rooms at Original Sokos Hotel Kimmel in Joensuu. Use the reservation code BISYY21 (valid until 20 November 2021) during booking to get the room at a special room rate. If you need a room, be sure to book it early as there are only a limited number of rooms available at a special rate.

Prices: single 99 €/night, twin 109 €/night.

Extra bed: +25 €/person

Breakfast buffet and WiFi are included in the price. To make an online reservation check the Sokos Hotels website www.sokoshotels.fi/en.

For the Anniversary Celebration, free bus transport is available from Kuopio to Joensuu and back. More details will be informed via Facebook-event and email.

Registration and Payment Information

The registration for ISYY members will open at 12:00 noon on 5 November 2021. Register via the electronic form. (NB! Guests with invitation, please use the link stated in the invite.)

Google Form, opens in new tab: Registration form

If you are doing the registration for several people (e.g. for you and your avec), please use separate forms for each guest. Registration is binding and we will send a confirmation message such as information regarding billing to the guests with seats. The registration of ISYY members will be closed on 19 November 2021.

Invited guests can confirm their allotted seats by registering before the last date mentioned in the invite, using the link in the invite.

We collect personal information during the registration process to organise the event and to provide information regarding the event. Read more from the link below.


You have an opportunity to get a 30€ discount on your dinner card if you get a sponsor at least 300€ for ISYY’s 11th Anniversary Celebration. Ask the Anniversary Celebration Master for further information (contact details below).

The partners of the Anniversary Celebration are the University of Eastern Finland, Akavan Opiskelijat, Grano, Kuopion Keilahalli, Pohjois-Savon OP, Toivalan Metalli, Avoin yliopisto - UEF, Karkkikuja and Original Sokos Hotel Kimmel.

Further Information:

Emmi Rajavuori, The Anniversary Celebration Master of ISYY, The Student Union of the University of Eastern Finland, vuosijuhlamestari@isyy.fi

Vesa Janhunen, The Executive Board Chairperson, the Student Union of the University of Eastern Finland, tel. +358 44 576 8404, puheenjohtaja@isyy.fi

Read More:

Facebook.com, opens in new tab: ISYY's 11th Anniversary Celebration Facebook event

Isyy.fi, opens in new tab: Data Protection 

Updated on 1.11.2021: Link to the Facebook event added