Brahea Centre's Contact Information

We are located at Kupittaa area in ICT-City building. Our visiting address is Joukahaisenkatu 3-5 B (5th floor).

Management

  • Director Esa Hämäläinen, phone +358 400 538 291, esa.hamalainen[at]utu.fi
  • Vice-Director Tommi Inkinen​, phone +358 50 313 0689, tommi.inkinen[at]utu.fi
  • Head of Unit, Areal Research and Development, Timo Halttunen, phone +358 40 542 4620, timo.halttunen[at]utu.fi
  • Head of Unit, Centre for Maritime Studies (CMS), Sakari Kajander, phone +358 40 779 9481, sakari.kajander[at]utu.fi

Contact information of the whole personnell can be found at the bottom of this page.

Postal address

University of Turku
Brahea Centre
20014 University of Turku

Invoicing address

Visitor Information

Train Connections

Train time tables and tickets

All trains coming from Helsinki stop at Kupittaa.

Turku Main Railway Station is located near city centre. There is a bus stop across the station on the oppsite side of the road. Buses 32 and 42 will take you directly to Kupittaa in the vicinity of Turku Science Park. Information on local busess.

Taxis stop right in front of the railway station. 

Bus Connections

Local Buses

Information about local buses

From Turku bus station, you can take bus 60, it stops right across from DataCity on Lemminkäisenkatu street. Bus 2A/B/C stops at Yliopisto/University bus stop.

From city centre, buses 32 and 42 run every 10 minutes and stop at Kupittaa station.

Other buses

Timetables and tickets

From Helsinki:

Nearest bus stops are Uudenmaantulli (walking distance about 0,8 km via Itäinen Pitkäkatu street) and Yliopisto/University (0,8 km via Kiinanmyllynkatu and Lemminkäisenkatu streets)

From Hämeenlinna:

Nearest bus stop is Yliopisto/University (0,8 km via Kiinanmyllynkatu and Lemminkäisenkatu streets)

Walking route from Uudenmaantulli bus stop

Walking route from Yliopisto bus stop

Plane Connections

Finavia.fi / Turku

Finavia.fi / Helsinki

Bus 1 runs between Turku airport and city centre. Please check 'Bus Connections' tab for more information about local buses.

From Helsinki Vantaa you can take a bus or train to Turku.

Lunch restaurants

Nearest lunch restaurants

In addition, there are many restaurants located on Hämeenkatu (0,8-1 km distance from ICT-City).

Accomodation

Unfortunately right now there is no hotel near Kupittaa and most of the hotels are located in Turku city centre. Sokos Hotels is building a hotel at Kupittaa tran station and it will be ready in spring 2020, meanwhile you can book a hotel on one of the hotel booking websites or directly from the hotel's website.

Popular hotels in Turku:

Brahea Centre's Personnell

Areal Research and Development

Halttunen Timo, Head of Unit, 040 542 4620, timo.halttunen[at]utu.fi
Aaltonen Johanna, Project Manager, 040 199 3870, johanna.aaltonen[at]utu.fi
Anttila Tiina, Project Manager, 040 523 9081, tiina.anttila[at]utu.fi
Brander Heli, Planning Officer, 050 513 983450 513 9834, heli.brander[at]utu.fi
Erälinna Leena, Project Manager, 040 684 7450, leena.eralinna[at]utu.fi
Grönlund Mikko, Research Manager, 044 594 7545, mikko.s.gronlund[at]utu.fi
Haihu Kirsti, Senior Planning Officer, 040 515 7865, kirsti.haihu[at]utu.fi
Hautala Vesa, Project Manager, 050 567 2320, vesa.hautala[at]utu.fi
Havaste Ellinoora, Research Assistant, elelha[at]utu.fi
Itähaarla Anni, Planning Officer, 040 593 4130, anni.itahaarla[at]utu.fi
Kamppari Heli, Planning Officer, 040 182 0875, heli.kamppari[at]utu.fi
Koski Sari, Planning Officer, 040 549 5891, sari.koski[at]utu.fi
Kylänpää Céline, Project Manager, 050 412 9314, celine.kylanpaa[at]utu.fi
Lappalainen Matti, Senior Planning Officer, 040 582 8748, matti.lappalainen[at]utu.fi
Louhivaara Mervi, Project Manager, 0400 260 390, mervi.louhivaara[at]utu.fi
Lundqvist Kia, Planning Officer, 0400 156 137, kia.lundqvist[at]utu.fi
Malinen Pasi, Research Director, 050 562 4811, pasi.malinen[at]utu.fi
Mattila Johanna, Project Manager, 040 565 8121, johanna.mattila[at]utu.fi
Paasio Antti, Professor, 0500 522 539, antti.paasio[at]utu.fi
Paasio Kaisu, Project Manager, 050 546 4945, kaisu.paasio[at]utu.fi (vapaalla huhtikuuhun 2020)
Pönni Veijo, Project Researcher, 050 542 6747, veijo.ponni[at]utu.fi
Ranti Tuomas, Project Researcher, 041 504 7855, tuomas.ranti[at]utu.fi
Tantarimäki Sami, Planning Officer, 040 7601 017, sami.tantarimaki[at]utu.fi
Trapp Heli, Project Manager, 040 508 3964, heli.trapp[at]utu.fi
Töyli Päivi, Project Manager, 040 189 1929, paivi.toyli[at]utu.fi
Valtari Heidi, Head of Development, 0400 487 160, heidi.valtari[at]utu.fi
Vähämiko Sanna, Project Manager, 040 484 3556, sanna.vahamiko[at]utu.fi

Centre for Maritime Studies (CMS)

Kajander Sakari, Head of Unit, 040 779 9481, sakari.kajander[at]utu.fi
Alhosalo Minna, Researcher, 040 176 4520​, minna.alhosalo[at]utu.fi
Erkkilä-Välimäki Anne, Senior Advisor, 040 592 4931, anne.erkkila[at]utu.fi
Helminen Reima, Senior Research Fellow, 040 580 2411, reima.helminen[at]utu.fi
Ijäs Asko, Research Coordinator, 050 476 7629, asko.ijas[at]utu.fi
Inkinen Tommi, Professor, Research Director, 050 313 0689​, tommi.inkinen[at]utu.fi
Jousilahti Jukka-Pekka, Project Researcher,  jpajou[at]utu.fi
Karvonen Tapio, Senior Research Fellow, 040 779 9482​, tapio.karvonen[at]utu.fi
Katila Jenny, Research Specialist, 050 439 2541, jenny.katila[at]utu.fi
Laitio Kirsi, Education Manager, 040 779 9483​, kirsi.laitio[at]utu.fi
Luomanen Marja, Planning Officer, 040 779 9485​, marja.luomanen[at]utu.fi
Nyroos Sari, Education Manager, 040 7799 493​, sari.nyroos[at]utu.fi
Portela de Carvalho Thaysa, Project Coordinator, 050 358 6537, thaysa.porteladecarvalho[at]utu.fi
Pöntynen Riitta, Senior Planning Officer, 040 351 0476​, riitta.pontynen[at]utu.fi
Repka Sari, Project Manager, 040 801 9206​, sari.repka[at]utu.fi (vuorotteluvapaalla)
Suominen Anne E., Senior Planning Officer, 040 7799 494​, anne.e.suominen[at]utu.fi
Söderholm Päivi, Senior Planning Officer, 040 548 0701​​, paivi.soderholm[at]utu.fi
Velin Eija, Education Manager, 050 531 1600​, eija.velin[at]utu.fi
Vuorenmaa Johanna, Planning Officer, 044 571 0918​, johanna.vuorenmaa[at]utu.fi (opintovapaalla)
Välimaa Talvikki, Planning Officer, 040 779 9491​, talvikki.valimaa[at]utu.fi
Yliskylä-Peuralahti Johanna, Project Manager, 040 154 5936, johanna.yliskyla-peuralahti[at]utu.fi

Other Personnell

Jbeily Katia El, Project Worker, katia.jbeily[at]utu.fi
Koivusaari Sirkku, Maintenance Services Officer, 050 364 7908, sirkku.koivusaari[at]utu.fi
Saari Joona, Research Assistant, joona.o.saari[at]utu.fi
Tammioja Leena, Project Secretary, 040 163 7575, leena.tammioja[at]utu.fi
Vanhakylä Leena, Project Secretary, 050 340 4367, leena.vanhakyla[at]utu.fi

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