Newsletter UiO:Life Science January 2020
The Oslo Life Science Conference 10–13 February 2020
Join us for the Oslo Life Science Conference 5-year anniversary! Four days with events on health research, health industry, environmental research and sustainability for all who are interested in research, education, innovation, business and politics in life sciences.
The conference is free and open to all, but you have to sign up for most of the events.
Sign up for the main event «Life sciences in the next decade» in the University Aula and reception in Oslo City Hall 10 February
What will life sciences bring us in 2020–2030? What is the role of artificial intelligence (AI)? What are the visions for academia, hospitals and industry in a rapidly changing world where we need sustainable solutions? How can Oslo and Norway strengthen its position as a leading life science hub in Europe?
Hosted by UiO:Life Science in collaboration with Oslo Cancer Cluster, Oslo University Hospital, LMI and the City of Oslo. Sponsor: The Research Council of Norway.
See the programmes and sign up for many other exciting conference events on health and environment 11–13 February
Events and workshops mainly for researchers, including students, PhDs and postdocs, and industry, but open to all
- 11 Feb The 4th Nordic Real World Evidence Conference 2020
Hosted by LMI
- 11 Feb Novel Methods for Personalized Cancer Therapy
Hosted by the convergence environment Personalized cancer therapy (PERCATHE)
- 12 Feb Darwin Day 2020
Hosted by the Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis (CEES), UiO
- 12 Feb Partnership for Life 2020
Hosted by LMI
For students, PhDs and postdocs at UiO and NMBU, schools and kindergarten
- 11 Feb Young talents – career opportunities beyond academia
Hosted by UiO:Life Science and NMBU – fully booked
- 12 Feb Boys in upper secondary schools and life sciences
Hosted by UiO:Life Science, faculties and departments – few available places
- 13 Feb Get to know the digital universe in life sciences and biotechnology
Hosted by UiO:Life Science and The Norwegian Biotechnology Advisory Board – fully booked
- 13 Feb Beet-bot for kindergarten
Hosted by UiO:Life Science – fully booked
For the public in Norwegian
- 12 Feb Evening meeting on healthy ageing: How can elderly live well?
Hosted by the Faculty of Medicine and the Faculty of Dentistry
- 13 Feb Breakfast seminar on brain research: What is consciousness and how do we experience the world?
Hosted by the Faculty of Medicine, the Department of Psychology and The convergence environment ConsciousBrainConcepts
- 12 Feb The Biotechnology Day 2020
Hosted by The Norwegian Biotechnology Advisory Board
Join us for the closing event "Glimpses of life sciences at UiO" in the evening 13 February
We invite the citizens of Oslo to an indoor light event at the Museum of science and technology with glimpses of life sciences at UiO. Free entrance for the duration of the event. We have stations with activities arranged as a light walk with a quiz. You get to meet scientists and students from medicine, biosciences, pharmacy, physics, psychology and chemistry as well as these three cute robots.
Hosted by UiO:Life Science, faculties and departments at UiO.
Visit the exhibition NanoCosmos 11–16 February
An exhibition of striking microscopy images from researchers in the convergence environment Programming Cell-Like Compartments. They give you a glimpse into the nano world – a "Wunderkammer" – where science becomes art. Read more about the exhibition.
Hosted by the convergence environment Programmable Cell-like Compartments. Curated and exhibited by Kunstplass Contemporary Art.
We hope to see you at the conference!
Visit the conference website uio.no/oslolifescience.