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Time and place: Sep. 25, 2017 10:00 AM - Sep. 27, 2017 5:00 PM, Centro de Convenciones Universidad Antonio Nariño

La página del evento y el programa estarán publicadas en español e inglés (The programme web pages will be both in Spanish and English).

Time and place: Sep. 25, 2017 10:00 AM - Sep. 27, 2017 5:00 PM, Centro de Convenciones Universidad Antonio Nariño

Confirmed Key Note speakers: Avi Brisman, Ragnhild Sollund, Nigel South and Reece Walters.


Time and place: Sep. 26, 2017 9:00 AM - 7:30 PM, Oslo Science Park/Forskningsparken

Every year Oslotech, Inven2 and the University of Oslo host one of Norways larges science and technology events – the Cutting Edge festival. The festival is part of Oslo Innovation Week – Europe’s largest innovation convention and its biggest event.

Time and place: Oct. 4, 2017 - Oct. 6, 2017, The Norwegian University Centre in Paris, NUCP
Time and place: Oct. 5, 2017 - Oct. 6, 2017, Georg Morgenstiernes hus, Blindernveien 31, University of Oslo, room 652

Keynote speakers

- Eve Clark (Stanford University)

- Herbert Coulson (University of Alberta)

- Penny Pexman (University of Calgary)

- Nausicaa Pouscoulous (UCL)

- Gabriella Rundblad (King's College London)

- Deirdre Wilson (UCL/CSMN)

Oslo with Akershus fortress and city hall
Time and place: Oct. 16, 2017 - Oct. 20, 2017, Oslo Science Park

The ARENA-coordinated H2020-funded PLATO project's kick-off conference will take place in Oslo on 16-20 October 2017. It will bring together all partners for academic discussions and social networking.

Time and place: Oct. 18, 2017 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM, Gamle festsal

We are happy to announce that this year we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Arne Næss Chair in Global Justice and the Environment to pay tribute to the intellectual and cultural legacy of Norway’s most influential and ludic philosopher.

Time and place: Oct. 23, 2017 12:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Nils Treschows House ,12th floor
Time and place: Oct. 30, 2017 - Oct. 31, 2017, Soria Moria Hotel and Conference Center

Open to all researchers, clinicians, industry representatives, patient groups and others with an interest in stem cell biology, research and applications.

Time and place: Nov. 16, 2017 - Nov. 17, 2017, University of Oslo

How can depoliticized bodies (DBs) be seen as legitimate and be held to account? How to avoid the arbitrary exercise of expert power? This opening workshop of the REFLEX project 16-17 November deals with the functioning, justification and democratic embedding of depoliticized decision-making.

Time and place: Nov. 23, 2017 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM, Marmorsalen, Sentralen

India's remarkable growth and development makes the country an important partner, also for research cooperation. What has been the essence of Norway and India's research cooperation so far? And where are we heading in the future?

Time and place: Mar. 7, 2018 - Mar. 9, 2018, University of Helsinki, Main building

Centre for Nordic Studies (CENS) at the University of Helsinki, collaboration with UiO:Nordic, invites scholars to the second Nordic Challenges Conference  7-9 March 2018 in Helsinki.

Time and place: Mar. 8, 2018 - Mar. 10, 2018, Georg Sverdups hus

The University of Oslo will host the 46th NERA congress on Educational Research in March 2018


Time and place: Sep. 14, 2017 10:00 AM - Sep. 15, 2017 4:30 PM, Nasjonalgalleriet og Sentralen (Gymsalen)

NFR-prosjektet «Fartein Valen (1887-1952) - atonal nybrottsmann og modernistisk tradisjonsbærer» avsluttes 14.-15. september med seminar, filmvisning og konsert. 

I prosjektet har det blitt forsket på komponisten fra Valevåg fra ulike innfallsvinkler: fra kritiske edisjoner og katalogisering av verk til samling av alle Valens brev mellom to permer, musikkestetisk analyse og kulturhistoriske studier. I tillegg har en rekke utøvere bidratt med fortolkninger og som samtalepartnere underveis. Seminaret torsdag vil gi innblikk i bredden av dette arbeidet.

På fredag går visningen av filmen med Valens fiolinkonsert (1950) og panelsamtalen inn i Ultimafestivalenss åpne dag på sentralen. Elise Båtnes er solist når Oslo-Filharmonien fremfører fiolinkonserten samme kveld.

Alle interesserte er velkommen til å delta på hele eller deler av programmet, lett servering inkludert.

Time and place: Sep. 14, 2017 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM, ZEB-bygningen
Popular Music in the Nordic Countries 

A Study Day co-hosted by IASPM Norden & Nordic Sounds 

All are invited to the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM Norden) Study Day at the Department of Musicology, University of Oslo on September 14 2017.

The theme of the day is the study of popular music in the Nordic countries. Professor Stan Hawkins will introduce the event, which is co- hosted by our department’s Nordic Sounds: Critical Music Research Group.

EISA section
Time and place: Sep. 13, 2017 - Sep. 16, 2017, Barcelona, Spain

GLOBUS researchers will chair the section The European Union: Promoting or obstructing global justice at the EISA conference on International Relations in Barcelona, September 2017.

University of Oslo
Time and place: Sep. 8, 2017 5:40 PM, University of Oslo, Building: BL27 Georg Sverdrups hus Room: GS 3513

Jarle Trondal and Morten Egeberg will chair a panel at the 2017 ECPR General Conference in Oslo. 

Time: Sep. 7, 2017 - Sep. 9, 2017

Welcome to the Design History Society Annual Conference 2017. Call for papers: Deadline for submission of abstracts: 20 January 2017.

Time and place: Sep. 7, 2017 - Sep. 9, 2017, University of Oslo Professorboligen Karl Johans gate 47, Oslo

The conference aims to explore the implications of communication of motifs from various angles; from biological perspectives to social implications in today's society. Registration required.

Time and place: Sep. 6, 2017 3:00 PM - Sep. 9, 2017 5:40 PM, Eilert Sundt's building, Blindern Campus, University of Oslo

The Department of Political Science at the University of Oslo is hosting Europe's biggest gathering of political scientists this year!

Time and place: Sep. 6, 2017 - Sep. 9, 2017, University of Oslo

ARENA is strongly represented at the ECPR General Conference 2017 in Oslo. Our researchers will participate in around 20 different panels and sections.  

Time and place: Sep. 4, 2017 9:15 AM - Sep. 5, 2017 4:00 PM, Room 652, Georg Morgenstierne's House
Time and place: Aug. 27, 2017 3:00 PM - Aug. 30, 2017 12:30 PM, University of Oslo

How do processes of social and economic change effect gender and generational relations?

We welcome you to the International Conference on gender and generations in times of social change in August 2017.

The conference is hosted by The Centre for Gender Research at the University of Oslo and is the 6th conference of the Sino-Nordic Women and Gender Studies Conference Series6th

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Time and place: June 27, 2017 - June 28, 2017, University of Luxembourg

The University of Luxembourg organises a TARN conference on 27-28 June 2017. 

Time and place: June 26, 2017 8:50 AM - June 27, 2017 2:00 PM, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47

The Department of Economics and BI (Norwegian Business School), are organizing a workshop on trade, growth and firm dynamics. The workshop is funded by the department's research project GLOBALPROD.