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Europe Direct Kainuu logo
13.4.2018 - 13:08
Peace and unity in Europe are celebrated each May. Several actors are involved in arranging Europe Day events on 9th May 2018 in Kajaani. At first, there is an interesting seminar (in English) at cultural cooperative Generaattori, followed by a Cityquest in the afternoon, during which you'll learn about Europe in Kajaani and participate a lottery and ending the tour with food and music.
Discover Barents Photo Contest
14.8.2017 - 13:27
Anyone interested in nature photography can participate in the on-going Barents nature photography competition. The competition ends on October 31st 2017, after which an international jury will select the winners. The winners will be announced in connection with a seminar held at the Kuhmo Arts Center in November 2017.
8.8.2017 - 10:13
The Interreg Europe funded project "Bridges" focuses on the development of bio-economy through cooperation between research and business and the effectiveness of the intelligent specialization strategies of the regions involved. In Kainuu, the project focuses on the development of forest bio economy. For the development of the sectors, an action plan is drawn up, evaluated and implemented.
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31.7.2017 - 8:53
Applications from young artists,coders, digital producers and cultural workers from the Northern Europe and the North-West of Russia are requested by the 15th August. The aim is to form an art residency group and to create and present the interactive installation of the subjective version of Pomor Museum in VR format. Transport, food and accommodation costs are covered by the organisers.
eSports Press Event in Vuokatti
24.5.2017 - 15:04
eSports is a rapidly growing international sport and also one of the fastest growing top-level sports in Finland. Kajaani University of Applied Sciences and Vuokatti-Ruka Sports Academy are taking a big leap in field of eSports, as they are together building an eSports learning environment and training center to Kainuu. The physical learning environment is built already in summer 2017 to Vuokatti.