Northern European Platform is one of the five Regional Platforms in ESN with the aim to give section members from the certain region the possibility to share knowledge, cooperate and get informed about ESN International topics.Members of NEP are Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Iceland, Estonia, Russia and Latvia.

The Danish delegation of 10 Vikings attended the event:

from the National Board, the President, Andrea Wood and the National Representative, Bianka Bárkányi.

ESN Odense: Susanne Schlebaum, Adelina Mirea and Britta Barndõk

ESN Haderslev: Henrietta Farkas and Alex Snær Gunnarsson

ESN Copenhagen: Triinu Lauk

ESN Aarhus: Daniel Mansoor Ahmed

On behalf of FICO, as the Main Chair of the Committee: Evelina Petrova who is from ESN Copenhagen.


  • 13 October(Thursday): Arrival day,  with a sightseeing little train, explored Oulu then headed to the opening ceremony. Later the most popular student club Tivoli welcomed guests for a great party.
  • 14 October (Friday): On the first day, Thomas Pappas, the Web Project Administrator of ESN International talked about what ESN is, visions, missions, values also how life in Brussels at the headquarters is. After there was an info market, where all the sections present promoted their higher education institutions, followed by a meet your colleague session and during the afternoon some workshops.  Friday night was all about Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Russian, and Estonian food. This is called Eurodinner where all the event participant countries bring the most typical food and beverages of their countries.
  • 15 October (Saturday): The second day was mostly about workshops. The first round was about the five committees, then about the various project teams and later at the end of the day the last round took place. The Great Gatsby Sitsit dinner party was the highlight of the evening where participants sang traditional Finnish songs. During the evening everybody looked flawless and evoked the Roaring 20s of the US.
  • 16 October (Sunday): A lot more workshops were held during the last day of the plenaries and the event. Then Dr. Pierre Maurage had an interactive presentation concerning Responsible Party.

We are providing you the event agenda here.

13/10/2016 to 16/10/2016