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Time and place: June 20, 2018 - June 22, 2018, Oslo and Akershus University College, Oslo, Norway

Political Ecology, the Green Economy, and Alternative Sustainabilities


Time and place: June 24, 2018 1:30 PM - June 26, 2018 4:00 PM, GM 652 and GM 452

International research seminar

University of Oslo, Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Arts and Ideas

Photo by Hugo Lundhaug
Time and place: Aug. 13, 2018 - Aug. 15, 2018, Lysebu

From its inception in 1981, the Nordic Patristics Meeting has become an important academic tradition for scholars and students working in the field of Early Christian Studies in the Nordic countries. August 13–15, 2018, Nordic scholars will again convene for the meeting's tenth installment, this time hosted by the University of Oslo at beautiful Lysebu just outside Oslo city centre for three days of papers on the topic of monasticism.

Registration - Program - Practical Information

Time and place: Sep. 17, 2018 - Sep. 21, 2018, Blindern Campus, University of Oslo

TIK Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture will host the fourth EU-SPRI winter/summer school on innovation policy in September 2018. This fourth installment will focus on the science system in the 21st century.

Time: Oct. 1, 2018 - Oct. 3, 2018

Workshop for PhD-students and early career postdoctoral scholars at the Norwegian Institute in Rome

Time and place: Oct. 26, 2018 - Oct. 27, 2018, University of Oslo

Honorary guest and speaker: Holberg Prize Winner and Professor Julia Kristeva, Université Paris Diderot. Key note speakers:  Professor Marie Rose Moro, Université Paris Descartes, Professor Brian Hurwitz, King's College London and Professor Trish Greenhalgh, University of Oxford.

Roundtable discussion chaired by Brandy Schillace, Editor-in-chief of BMJ’s Medical Humanities Journal (London).


Time and place: June 13, 2018 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, Aud 5

NHH and UiO are organizing a workshop on policies against tropical deforestation. 

The workshop is held at the Social Science building of the University of Oslo, Auditorium 5, see map

Register at NHHs event page.

Time and place: June 10, 2018 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM, GM 652

This workshop presents work that engage with themes from L.A. Paul's work.

Time and place: May 22, 2018 - May 23, 2018, Domus Academica: Theologisk eksamenssal, University of Oslo
Time and place: May 15, 2018 12:00 PM - 4:15 PM, Domus Medica, Department of Nutrition, IMB, UiO, room 2180/2183
Time and place: May 4, 2018 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, "Lunsjrommet", Division for Anatomy, Domus Medica

We wish you welcome to a seminar by Ray Dingledine

In connection with Ray Dingledine’s inauguration as elected member of The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters (DNVA), we organize a seminar at which Ray will give two presentations, as introductions to informal discussions.

Nansen taler i gamle festsal i 1905
Time and place: May 3, 2018 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM, Gamle festsal, Domus Academica
Time and place: Apr. 26, 2018 12:00 PM - Apr. 27, 2018 4:30 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, rom 1047

Workshop at UiO, 26-27 April 2018

European Council meeting
Time and place: Apr. 26, 2018 9:00 AM - Apr. 27, 2018 5:00 PM, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47 (26 April 2018) Room Kjerka, Domus Media Vest, Karl Johans gt. 47, second floor (27 April)

The conference 'The European Union - between Scylla and Charybdis?' gathered European academics to discuss the challenges the European Union has been facing lately. 

Time and place: Apr. 20, 2018 9:30 AM - 5:15 PM, GM 652, University of Oslo
Time and place: Mar. 21, 2018 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM, The Norwegian Nobel Institute, Henrik Ibsens gate 51, Oslo

How can democracy be rejuvenated in the post-Brexit, post-Orban, post-Kaczynski and post-Sebastian Kurz Europe?

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

Professor Emeritus Stephen D. White. Photo: Camilla K. Elmar, CAS Oslo
Time and place: Mar. 7, 2018 4:00 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus, Lille auditorium

Speech by Stephen D. White, Emory University

The lecture provide a legal historical interpretation of an early 13th-century French prose-romance in order to show how so-called fantastic literature can sometimes be read as raising profound questions about law and politics.

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: Feb. 12, 2018 - Feb. 15, 2018, UiO

12–15 February 2018 – Investing in Health and Environment

The 3rd conference hosted by UiO:Life Science and partners for all of you who are interested in research, education, innovation, business and politics in life sciences.

Time and place: Jan. 24, 2018 - Jan. 26, 2018, University of Oslo (City centre), Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47.

The conference program and abstracts are now available.

Time and place: Dec. 1, 2017 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM, Research Council of Norway

The Research Council of Norway is organizing a conference about political changes in Europe, and how these affect Norway. Leading researchers, several from ARENA, will present first hand insight into the latest research on these areas.

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: Nov. 23, 2017 9:15 AM - Nov. 24, 2017 4:00 PM

Practical Philosophy Working Group is an umbrella group for research cooperation within four fields: Political and Legal Philosophy, Applied and Normative Ethics, History of Ethics and Political Philosophy, and Metaethics and Moral Psychology.

Time and place: Nov. 16, 2017 10:00 AM - Nov. 17, 2017 4:00 PM, University of Oslo

How can depoliticized bodies 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.