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UBC Secretariat of Sustainable Cities Commission
Baltic Sea House
Vanha Suurtori 7
FIN-20500 TURKU, Finland

Tel: +358 2 262 3172

E-mail: sustainability(_at_)ubc.net

Contact the experts at Sustainable Cities Commission

Our staff consists of many professionals who provide assistance with networking and connecting people, produce sufficient documents and publications, as well as initiate and run the projects.

Head of Secretariat

Head of Secretariat
bjorn.gronholm [at] ubc.net
 

Finance

Financial Assistant
anna.valtola [at] turku.fi
 
Financial Manager
jussi.valimaki [at] ubc.net
 

Communication

Communications Coordinator
anna.kotaviita [at] turku.fi
 
IT-expert
kaj-michael.lang [at] ubc.net
 
Publications Officer
laura.sarlin [at] turku.fi
 

Project

Project Coordinator
agnieszka.ilola [at] ubc.net
 
Project Officer
ann-sofi.osterberg [at] ubc.net
 
Project Coordinator
esther.kreutz [at] turku.fi
 
Project Officer
kristiina.paju [at] turku.fi
 
Project Coordinator
maija.rusanen [at] ubc.net
 
Project Officer
mariia.andreeva [at] turku.fi
 
Project Coordinator
olena.zinchuk [at] ubc.net
 
Project Coordinator
stella.aaltonen [at] ubc.net
 
UBC Secretariat of Sustainable Cities Commission
Baltic Sea House
Vanha Suurtori 7
FIN-20500 TURKU, Finland

Fax: +358 2 262 3425
E-mail: sustainability(at)ubc.net

How to Find us

The Union of the Baltic Cities Secretariat of Sustainable Cities Commission is easy to reach by bus, train or taxi.

From Turku Airport

With the bus, you get to the Turku city centre. Bus tickets can be bought from the driver, single ticket cost 3 € and is valid for two hours. The journey from the airport to Market Square (Kauppatori) takes around 35 minutes. From Market Square walk along Eerikinkatu to Aninkaistenkatu. Cross the Cathedral bride (Tuomiokirkkosilta) and walk further 80 meters. On the right-hand side you will see a yellow brick building, the Hjelt Mansion. Our entrance is at the back of the building where you can get to from the Aninkaistenkatu by turning to inner yard just after you have passed the building.
Taxi will take you directly to the UBC Secretariat of Sustainable Cities Commission. The journey from the airport to the Secretariat normally takes around 20 minutes. If there are no taxis available please call at Lounais-Suomen Taxidata Oy. Tel. +358 02 10041.

From Turku Central Railway Station or from Turku Bus station

Both the bus station and main railway station are within walking distance from the city centre. If you wish to take a bus from the railway station, all local buses stopping across the street from the railway station go to the Market Square (Kauppatori). From the main bus station, most buses stopping in front of the station (on the same side of the street) go to the Market place.

By taxi tel. +358 210041, look instructions above.
By foot it will take you around 20 min (1,6km) to reach the Secretariat from the railway station. First cross the street to Humalistonkatu which you can continue until you come to Yliopistonkatu. Turn left on the pedestrian street towards the Market Square. Cross the Market Square and continue to Eerikinkatu. Further instructions like above. From the bus station (linja-autoasema), walk along the Aninkaistenkatu until you come to the Cathedral bridge (Tuomiokirkkosilta). Further instructions like above.

From Turku Harbour

By bus number 1 you will get directly to the Market square. Busses run approximately every 20 minutes. Bus tickets can be bought from the driver, single ticket cost 3 € and is valid for two hours.
By taxi +358 210041, look instructions above.