The Joint Nordic Matrix Biology Meeting


University of Oulu, Leena Palotie hall,

Kontinkangas Campus, main building

Meeting program Download here



The Finnish Society for Matrix Biology and Health and Biosciences Doctoral Programme of University of Oulu Graduate School would like to welcome you to Oulu for the Joint Nordic Matrix Biology Meeting. The meeting will gather a wide attendance of researchers from all Nordic countries and beyond, at all career stages, from PhD students to experienced senior scientists who are interested in various aspects of matrix biology. On behalf of the organizing committee, we wish all participants most warmly welcome to Oulu to join the Nordic matrix biology community for a couple of days.

Conference venue

Leena Palotie Hall (Aapistie 5A) at the Main Building of the Medical Campus, University of Oulu, Finland.

Medical Campus is located about 3 kilometers east from the city center.

Registration for virtual participation

Registration for onsite conference is closed. Virtual participation via Zoom is free for everyone and includes access to the scientific presentations, but no poster session. You can register for the virtual conference here (see privacy notice page).


Everyone who has submitted an abstract can present their research in face-to-face poster session. We recommend A0 portrait as the poster size.

Conference Dinner

Conference dinner will be served in Radisson Blu Oulu


The nearest bus stops are in front of the University Hospital (OYS) and at Kajaanintie.Bus schedules on Oulu public transport web page.Arrive by carParking spaces found near the Kontinkangas campus are subject to a charge.

For further information contact Jarkko Koivunen


We will follow the regulations regarding social gatherings and traveling. If the conference is cancelled or logistics are too problematic (e.g. quarantine requirements), the registration fees will be refunded.