UniOulu Science Day 2024
The language of the event is English, and it is free of charge. The event will be held at Linnanmaa Campus.
Register for the event by the 7th of April at the latest.
Starting at 8.30: Light breakfast served in Saalastinsali
9.00-10.15: Opening plenary, Saalastinsali
Welcome words – Professor Taina Pihlajaniemi, Vice Rector for Research, University of Oulu
Keynote speech – Sustainability and the Humanities, Professor Tuula Linna, President of the Finnish Academy of Science and Letters
Keynote speech - Transcending institutional, professional, and geopolitical boundaries: Revisiting standards for inter- and transdisciplinary research, postdoctoral researcher Kirsi Cheas, University of Vaasa
10.30-12: First workshop*
12-13: Lunch break
13-14.30: Second workshop*
*You can choose one of the following 12 workshops to attend in the morning and one in the afternoon. You must register for the workshops in advance in Brella, as spaces are limited. We will send workshop registration instructions by email to all those who have registered for UniOulu Science Day.
14.45-15.45: Afternoon plenary, L2
Wrapping up the workshops – PhD Arto Maaninen, Vice Rector for Cooperation, University of Oulu.
Panel Discussion: Interdisciplinary Futures – Power of Collaboration
Professor Johannes Kettunen, Scientific Director of Biocenter Oulu
Associate Professor Anna Krzywoszynska, Cultural Anthropology
University Lecturer Antonio Calò, Water, Energy and Environmental Engineering
Postdoctoral Researcher Kirsi Cheas, Communication Studies, University of Vaasa
Doctoral Researcher Clément Massé, Ecology and Genetics
15.45-17: Poster session, Green coat racks
Emerging researchers will present their research at our poster session. Attendees will vote for the "Best poster" which will get an award of 200 €. Snacks and drinks will be served.
UniOGS doctoral researchers: You can add UniOulu Science Day participation in your PSP and get 0,5 credits of doctoral studies.