Time and venue

  BEC2008, the 11th Biennial Conference on Electronics and Embedded Systems will be held in Tallinn, Estonia on October 6-8, 2008. Tallinn University of Technology has been hosted previous Baltic Electronics Conferences in 1987, 1989, 1991, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, and 2006. The aim of the Conference is to promote research and development in the field of electronics and embedded systems, particularly in the Baltic Sea region.

The Conference site will beTallinn University of Technology, located about 8 km to the south from the Centre. There is frequent city transportation between the Campus and the City.

After registration of participants and the Plenary Session at TUT the Conference will be continued at the Conference Centre of Laulasmaa Resort (www.laulasmaa.ee), just a half hour's drive from Tallinn. Transportation from the TUT Campus to the Conference Centre will be organized by buses on afternoon of Oct.6

Historically, Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, is unique in terms of its medieval Old Town, characterized by narrow, curved streets and tiled roofs. First records about Tallinn date back to the beginning of the last millennium. During its long and eventful history, Tallinn has been a remarkable centre of craftsmen, artists and merchants in Europe, belonging to the Hanseatic League.

In Tallinn, the weather is usually mild in the beginning of October, averaging 1012 C in daytime.


Department of Electronics, TUT, bec@elin.ttu.ee