ResilienceTalks 5 October

ResilienceTalks seminar series will start on 5 October 2023 at 2-5pm in lecture hall L7.

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Lecture hall L7

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The event starts the ResilienceTalks seminar series, organized by the FRONT (Profi 7) research programme and the Resilience Academy of Oulu (RAO).

ResilienceTalks is a dynamic discussion series that brings together researchers and experts in the fields of resilience and sustainability studies and development. Our aim is to provide a platform for thought-provoking discussions on topics that are academically rigorous and societally relevant. We believe that through engaging conversations and collaborations, we can make meaningful strides toward a proficient and critical research and more resilient and sustainable future.


14.00 Coffee & cake

14.15 Introduction to RAO and ResilienceTalks: Prof. Jarkko Saarinen, FRONT

14.30 Biobehavioural risk and resilience in parent-child dyadic social synchrony: Prof. Julia Jäkel, Faculty of Education and Psychology

15.00 The COVID-19 pandemic and the regional economic resilience in Northern Finland, Sweden and Norway - Bouncing back or not: Assoc. Prof. Jaakko Simonen, Oulu Business School

15.30 Discussion and forthcoming ResilienceTalks


Register for the event latest on 2 October here:

About FRONT and RAO

FRONT research programme is dedicated to advancing the understanding of resilience and sustainability. Resilience Academy of Oulu (RAO) is an innovative center committed to inter- and transdisciplinary research, education, and knowledge dissemination in the field of resilience studies. RAO serves as a catalyst for academic excellence and collaboration, actively working toward societal impact.

Last updated: 8.9.2023