Programme of the sword ceremony
The event starts at 17.00.
Arrival of guests
Opening words and welcome toast, Rector of the NDU, MG Jari Kallio
Address concerning arrangements, D.Sc. (Admin.) Minna Branders
Buffet and sharpening of swords, Doctors honoris causa and promovendi in an order specified separately
Speech to the Sword, Doctor of Military Sciences Hannu Rentola
Closing words and instructions for the Conferment Ceremony, Military Professor LTC Janne Mäkitalo
The event ends at about 20.30.
Transportation to the city centre