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Time and place: Apr. 20, 2017 - Apr. 24, 2017, University Library - Georg Sverdrup

The International Academy of Practical Theology (IAPT) is a scientific community dedicated to the the study of and critical reflection on practical theological thought and action. At present, IAPT has members from over 20 countries.


Time and place: May 8, 2017 - May 10, 2017, Professorboligen, UiO

Non-at-issue meaning, such as presuppositions and conventional implicatures (cf. Potts 2015 for a recent discussion), and information structural phenomena, such as topic, focus and givenness (cf. Krifka 2008), are topics in their own right that have often been investigated independently from each other. However, recent approaches to discourse and information structure (such as Simons et al. 2011, Tonhauser et al. 2013, and Beaver et al. to appear) have shifted the focus onto the connection between (non-)at-issueness and an implicit or explicit Question Under Discussion (QUD, see Roberts 1996, 2012, Büring 2003).

Time and place: May 18, 2017 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM, Domus Medica, Auditorium 13
European Council meeting
Time and place: May 18, 2017 1:30 PM - May 19, 2017 1:30 PM, Auditorium 2, Georg Sverdrups hus, University of Oslo Library (UBO)

The conference jointly organised by ARENA and the University of Cologne will throw light on the current political developments and academic debates. In three thematic panels, the conference will discuss the current internal dynamics in the EU, the different models of partnership with the EU and the future of Norway-EU relations. 

Time and place: May 19, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Store auditorium, Oslo University Hospital (Rikshospitalet)

It is 50 years since the first scientific articles about the lack of LCAT was published. The symposium will discuss the importance of what lecitihin-cholesterol acyltransferase (LCAT) means for the transport of cholesterol in the organism, and it will take place at the hospital where the hereditary disease LCAT deficiency was first discovered.

The meeting is open to all interested, but registration is needed

Time and place: June 6, 2017 - June 10, 2017, University of Oslo

University of Oslo, 6-10 June, 2017

In 1977, the first Nordic Bronze Age symposium was held at Isegran, Østfold, Norway. In 2017, the 40th anniversary of the symposium series will be celebrated, this time in Oslo.

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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: Aug. 27, 2017 10:00 AM - Aug. 30, 2017 2:00 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: Sep. 6, 2017, University of Oslo

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

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: 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. 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.

Time and place: Oct. 5, 2017 - Oct. 6, 2017, University of Oslo
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: Mar. 8, 2018 - Mar. 10, 2018, Georg Sverdrups hus

Den 46. Nordiske kongressen for pedagogisk forsking arrangeres ved UiO 8.-10. mars 2048


Time and place: Apr. 21, 2017, GM 652
Time and place: Apr. 6, 2017 11:00 AM - 5:45 PM, Room ES 1047, Eilert Sundts hus

The Department of Economics is organizing a workshop in honor of Michael Hoel's 70th anniversary and his long-standing scientific contributions and services to the University of Oslo.

Time and place: Apr. 4, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Auditorium 2, Georg Sverdrups hus, University of Oslo Library (UBO)

On Tuesday 4 April Professor Bo Stråth and Professor Hans-Jörg Trenz will present main conclusions from their newly published books on Europe's past and present.  

Time and place: Mar. 20, 2017 12:30 PM - Mar. 21, 2017 6:00 PM, The University of Oslo, City Centre (Sentrum) Area

The conference is now over, and the organizers would like to thank all that contributed to making the conference a success! We are looking forward to seeing you in Helsinki 7-9 March 2018!

Time: Mar. 9, 2017 - Mar. 10, 2017

Guri Rosén organises a workshop that aims to analyse how the processes of parliamentarisation and politicization affect the EU's external relations. 

Time and place: Feb. 22, 2017 3:00 PM - Feb. 25, 2017 4:00 PM, Soria Moria Conference Center, Oslo
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Time and place: Feb. 17, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:10 PM, Helga Engs hus

– Program 17th February 2017

For researchers at UiO and the surroundings that will be impacted by the planned life science building at UiO.

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Time and place: Feb. 16, 2017 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM, The University Aula

– Program 16th February 2017

This is the main conference day with perspectives from academia, businesses and politics. There is a reception in the Oslo City Hall in the evening.

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Time and place: Feb. 15, 2017 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Forum, Oslo Science Park (Forskningsparken)

–  Program 15th February 2017 – Partnership4Life

This day is meant for businesses that want to partner up with academia and vice versa.