6 June 2014, Parikkala/South Karelia: AEBR Task Force of External Borders meeting

Location: Parikkala/South Karelia

Contact person
Johannes Moisio
Chairman of AEBR Task Force of External Borders
tel: +358 5 6163 119
mobile: +358 400 154 382


Meeting on Development of Border Crossings at EU’s External Borders

Venue: Parikkala local government, Harjukuja 6, 59100 Parikkala
And outdoors at the EU-Russia border area

5. June 2014
Arrival in Lappeenranta, Finland
Accommodation in Lappeenranta recommended

6. June 2014
Bus transportation to the venue in Vainikkala
8.35 – 9.15 Transport by minibus Vainikkala railway station – Lappeenranta
(for persons arriving by Moscow train ‘Tolstoi’)
9.15 Sokos hotel Lappee, Centre of Lappeenranta (on agreement other hotels)
9.15 – 10:30 Drive Lappeenranta – Parikkala (98 km)

6 June 2014
Seminar on developing EU-Russia border crossings
11:00 – 11.15 Welcoming, Mr. Ari Berg
11.15 – 12.00 Departure to the border area
Theme: “Development of Parikkala – Syväoro border crossing”
host: Mr. Ari Berg, Deputy Chairman of South Karelia region
Discussion lead by Martin Guillermo and Johannes Moisio
Lunch outdoors
Visit to Parikkala border crossing point

16:00 – 17:45
Transport by minibus Parikkala – Joensuu (137 km)

Please, register yourself before 31. May for the meeting and transport
by email:

*) AEBR Executive committee meeting will be held in Joensuu, Finland on Saturday the 7th of June 2014.