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Time and place: Feb. 13, 2020 6:00 PM8:00 PM, The Norwegian Museum of Science and Technology, Kjelsåsveien 143

We invite the citizens of Oslo to an indoor light event with glimpses of life sciences at UiO. Free entrance for the duration of the event.

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Time and place: Feb. 13, 2020 1:15 PM, Auditoriet 1 et., Kreftsenteret (bygning 11), Ullevål sykehus, Kirkeveien 166

MSc Andreas Romaine at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Proteoglycans and integrins as keyregulators of cardiac remodelling in response to increased left ventricular afterload” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Feb. 13, 2020 1:15 PM, Auditoriet på Øyeavdelingen (bygg 36), Ullevål sykehus, Kirkeveien 166

Cand.med. Erlend Christoffer Sommer Landsend at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Congenital Aniridia: Exploring Visual Disabling Manifestations in the Ocular Surface and Ocular Fundus through Clinical and Translational Approaches” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

Time and place: Feb. 13, 2020 12:30 PM1:30 PM, The Norwegian Museum of Science and Technology, Kjelsåsveien 143

We have invited the oldest children in a kindergarten to join us "Programming: Bees and Flowers" at the Museum of science and technology.

Time and place: Feb. 13, 2020 12:00 PMFeb. 14, 2020 4:30 PM, See programme

The workshop will bring together people from different disciplines inside and outside academia in order to enable a dialogue on mimicry as a productive concept to understand and juxtapose industrial chemicals and synthetic hormones.

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Time and place: Feb. 13, 2020 12:00 PM4:00 PM, Auditorium U40, Domus Theologica, Blindernveien 9

Sven Thore Kloster will defend his doctoral dissertation: "Towards an Agonistic Theology. A Political Reading of the Concepts of Tradition in the Christian Theologies of Gerhard Ebeling and Kathryn Tanner," for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor (PhD) at the Faculty of Theology.

Time and place: Feb. 13, 2020 10:00 AM4:00 PM, Domus Odontologica (preklinsk III) Store auditorium A1.1001

Nowadays the amounts of data generated presents unique opportunities in research and technological innovations. This also raises a range of challenges, including data standards, analysis and visualization, as well as ethical considerations such as data protection, privacy and ownership.

In this symposium we want to explore the increasing role that data plays in our lives. The event will explore research and technological innovations that involve data and the society.

Time and place: Feb. 13, 2020 10:00 AM12:00 PM, The Norwegian Museum of Science and Technology, Kjelsåsveien 143

For lower secondary schools.

Time: Feb. 13, 2020 8:00 AM9:30 AM

An interdisciplinary panel from UiO consisting of neurologists, philosophers and psychologists shares their knowledge, gives us the latest news in brain research, disagrees a bit, but takes us on a journey into our own consciousness.

Time: Feb. 12, 2020 7:00 PM9:00 PM

An interdisciplinary panel from UiO consisting of medical scientists, economists, philosophers and literary scientists. What do we know about aging, what is the latest in research on elderly and health, and how does our identity change at different stages of life? Existential questions and discussion.

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Time and place: Feb. 12, 2020 3:30 PM4:45 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus Undervisningsrom 1

Malin Ah-King is visiting the Science Studies Colloquium Series. Ah-King is an evolutionary biologist and gender researcher (Associate Professor in Gender Studies). Since she received her PhD in Zoology, Stockholm University, she has worked with interdisciplinary gender/biology research in different ways, by problematizing notions of biological sex as binary and stable, highlighting gender stereotypes and heteronormative conceptions in theory and research.

Time and place: Feb. 12, 2020 3:00 PM6:00 PM, TBA

What were the most important biotechnology debates in 2010? What will be important in 2020?

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Time and place: Feb. 12, 2020 1:15 PM, Store auditorium, Akershus Universitetssykehus

Cand.med Ola Nakken at Institute of Clinical Medicine will be defending the thesis “Epidemiology of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: A population-based study in Norway” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Feb. 12, 2020 10:15 AM3:00 PM, Aud. 1, Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus, Blindern, Oslo

This year's Darwin Day event covers a moonshot for biology: Resolving all genomes on earth within a decade! Speakers: Kerstin Lindblad-Toh, Josefin Stiller, Maren Wellenreuther, and Tom Gilbert.

Time and place: Feb. 12, 2020 10:00 AM5:00 PM, Auditorium, Research Building, Radium Hospital

LMI and partners welcome you to join this  day with presentations and discussions from the Norwegian life science ecosystem and industry leaders from Global Pharma.

Time and place: Feb. 12, 2020 10:00 AM12:00 PM, Blindern or city centre, TBA

For boys in upper secondary schools.

Time and place: Feb. 12, 2020 9:00 AM1:00 PM, UiO, Professorboligen, Stallen, Karl Johans gate 47

How are international regulations of pollutants followed up nationally and locally in Norway and Tanzania?

The workshop will bring together Norwegian and Tanzanian environmental authorities to address how international regulations on persistent organic pollutants are met nationally and locally.

Time and place: Feb. 12, 2020 8:00 AM9:00 AM, Publikumsfoajeen Nationaltheatret

What is happiness? What does it take to create and live a happy life? Is happiness more readily available to those who are able to see meaning in the little things? Is there any universal answer to what happiness really is to man?

Time and place: Feb. 11, 2020 6:00 PMFeb. 16, 2020 4:00 PM, Kunstplass Contemporary Art, Akersgata 1–5

NanoCosmos shows striking microscopy images from researchers in the convergence environment Programming Cell-Like Compartments. They will give you a glimpse into the nanoworld of soft matter and the microworld of cells – a "Wunderkammer" – where science becomes art. Join us for the opening February 11 at 18!

Time and place: Feb. 11, 2020 6:00 PM9:00 PM, Kulturhuset, Youngs gate 6

Climate change affects food production and food security. The way we produce food and what we eat affects the climate. Join us when we put self-storage, food safety, biodiversity and sustainable diet on the menu with experts from UiO and NMBU.

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Time and place: Feb. 11, 2020 1:15 PM, Store Auditorium A1.1001 på Domus Odontologica

MD Sveinung Lillehaug at Institute of Basic Medical Sciences will be defending the thesis “Brain-wide mapping of transgene expression in mouse models of neurodegenerative disease” for the degree of PhD (Philosophiae Doctor).

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Time and place: Feb. 11, 2020 1:00 PM5:30 PM, Stallen, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47

At this seminar PhD students, postdocs and Master´s students in life sciences at UiO and NMBU had the opportunity to create networks outside academia. Watch videos from the event.

Time and place: Feb. 11, 2020 1:00 PM5:00 PM, Seminar room 1+2, Research Building, Radium Hospital, Oslo University Hospital

In this seminar international experts and junior speakers from the UiO:Life Science convergence environment PerCaThe will discuss innovative methods for personalized and precision cancer therapy. Topics covered in the seminar include drug sensitivity screening, machine learning and combined mathematical, statistical and imaging methods for cancer modeling and simulation of drug treatment. 

Time and place: Feb. 11, 2020 9:00 AM5:00 PM, Auditorium, Research Building, Radium Hospital

Collaboration between Pharma industry and Academia. The aim of the conference is to show how real world evidence (RWE) is changing the landscape for drug development and clinical use and to present RWE Initiatives that put the Nordic region in the forefront.

Time and place: Feb. 10, 2020 7:00 PM8:30 PM, Oslo City Hall, Rådhusplassen 1

Refreshments and mingling in Oslo City Hall  for all participants of the conference. You need at ticket to attend the reception. All who have registered, will get their ticket on email by the end of week 6. The reception is fully booked, but you may sign up for the waiting list.