The seminar gathers the brightest brains exploring the Arctic and welcomes you to hear the latest developments in the Arctic research theme. The event is open for all interested in Arctic issues.
The event will take place on October 16, at 12 p.m. in the Tellus Innovation Arena, at the Stage, according the following program (minor changes are possible):
12.00 - 12.15 Opening words. Vice Rector Taina Pihlajaniemi
12.15 - 12.30 Arctic Research and the University of the Arctic. Professor Arja Rautio
12.30 - 12.45 Human-reindeer histories in the Arctic. Academy Research Fellow, ERC grantee Anna-Kaisa Salmi
12.45 - 13.00 Overview of the Profilation 4 Project Arctic Interactions (ArcI). Kvantum Institute Vice Director, Docent Jukka Forsman
13.00 - 13.30 Coffee break
13.30 - 14.00 “Meet the scientist”. An interview with Professor Jeffrey Welker
14.00 - 14.30 Panel discussion with Jeffrey Welker, Anna-Kaisa Salmi and Arja Rautio
14.30 - 15.30 Introduction to the ideation and working in small groups by Vice Rector Taina Pihlajaniemi (tbc)
Afternoon snack is being served during the working hour
15.30 - 16.00 Wrap-up of the event and summary of the ideas for next steps towards new projects
The seminar is organized in collaboration by the Kvantum Institute, Tellus Innovation Arena and Research Services from the University of Oulu and is open for all.
Last updated: 25.5.2018