INAS 2017 Conference

Welcome to the 10th INAS Conference in Oslo, Norway: "Segregation in schools and neighborhoods: consequences and dynamics”.

Key note speaker: Jon Elster

"The justice motive in the American Revolution and in the making of the American constitution."

Program

We are proud to present an exceptional program with interesting cases and workshops. Since the conference is a peer-to-peer conference, an extensive part of the program will be case presentations from your worldwide colleagues. 

Click here to download the detailed program.

Day 1:Thursday 8 June 2017

Time Program item Location

09:00-09:30

Registration and welcome

University of Oslo, Eilert Sundt building, entrance hall

09:30-10:30

Plenary with Keynote speaker Jon Elster, Columbia University.
"The justice motive in the French and American revolutions"

University of Oslo, Eilert Sundt building, Auditorium 1
10:30-11:00 Coffee break  
11:00-12:30

Parallel session

University of Oslo, Eilert Sundt

 

Parallel session 1

Auditorium 3

Parallel session 2

Auditorium 4

Parallel session 3

Auditorium 5

Parallel session 4

Auditorium 6
12:30-13:30                                               Lunch  
13:30-15:00 Parallel session

University of Oslo, Eilert Sundt

 

Parallel session 5

Auditorium 3

Parallel session 6

Auditorium 4

Parallel session 7

Auditorium 5
15:00-15:30 Coffee break  
15:30-17:00

Parallell session

University of Oslo, Eilert Sundt
 

Parallel session 8

Auditorium 3

Parallel session 9

Auditorium 4

Parallel session 10

Auditorium 5

Parallel session 11

Auditorium 6

19:00

Conference dinner

 

 

Day 2: Friday 9 June 2017

Time Program item Location
08:30-09:00 Coffee University of Oslo, Eilert Sundt
09:00-10:30

Parallel session

University of Oslo, Eilert Sundt
 

Parallel session 12

Auditorium 3

Parallel session 13

Auditorium 4

Parallel session 14

Auditorium 5
10:30-11:00 Coffee break  
11:00-12:30

Parallel session

University of Oslo, Eilert Sundt
 

Parallel session 15

Auditorium 3

Parallel session 16

Auditorium 4

Parallel session 17

Auditorium 5
12:30-13:30 Lunch  
13:30-15:00

Parallel session

 
 

Parallel session 18

Auditorium 3

Parallel session 19

Auditorium 4

Parallel session 20

Auditorium 5

Parallel session 21

Auditorium 6
15:00-15:30 Coffee break  
15:30-17:00

Plenary session 2

Eilert Sundt, Auditorium 1

Practical information

Conference Venue

UiO is the highest ranked institution of education and research in Norway - and one of the World's Top 100 universities, according to the Shanghai World Ranking. Located mainly on Blindern Campus in the northern part of Oslo, UiO has eight faculties.
The conference venue will be in Eilert Sundts house, Blindern.

Transportation

Getting to the University of Oslo

Metro

Metro services from the centre:

  • 4 Vestli via Storo
  • 5 Ringen via Storo
  • 5 Sognsvann

Stops:

  • Disembark at the Forskningsparken stop.
  • Exit the platform on the same side where you arrived, and walk straight (following the tram lines) until you come to the University. Continue to the second tall (12-story) building, which is the Eilert Sundt building.

Tram

Tram services from the centre:

  • 17 Rikshospitalet
  • 18 Rikshospitalet

Stops:

  • Disembark at Universitetet Blindern.
  • Then, on the left, you have two tall buildings. The Eilert Sundt building is the one to the left.

Buy tickets

Tickets can be bought at the ticket vending machines at the entrance to the platforms or in some cases on the platforms, and in kiosks like Narvesen, 7-Eleven, Deli De Luca.

Price: Tickets (valid in Zone 1) costs 32 NOK for a single ticket, 90 NOK for a 24-hour ticket and 240 NOK for a 7-day ticket.

 

Transport from Oslo Airport to Oslo Central Station/ Oslo City Center

Local train/ Regional train (NSB)

The NSB information center is located near the ticket vending machines for Flytoget and NSB. You can take the L12 – Kongsberg, R10 – Drammen or R11 – Skien train routes.

Departs from: Reference point 1 under the “Services” column in the “Arrival” map. Check the board for platforms and go down the escalator onto the train platform. Get off at the Oslo Sentralstasjon stop (Oslo Central Station). Trains depart every 10 to 20 minutes.

Reaches destination in: 23 minutes.

Price: One-way ticket 92 NOK. Round ticket: 184 NOK.

Buy tickets: At the ticket vending machine in the terminal or online.

For information on departures and buy tickets visit NSBs webpage.

Airport Train (Flytoget)

Departs from: The same area as the Airport train. Get off at the Oslo Sentralstasjon stop (Oslo Central Station). Departs every 10 minutes between 06:00 - 23:00, then every 20 minutes until 00:00. The airport train does not depart between 00:50- 05:30.

Reaches destination in: 22 minutes.

Price: One-way ticket: 180 NOK. Round ticket: 360 NOK.

Buy tickets: At the ticket vending machine in the terminal. You can also travel ticketless by simply swiping your credit card at the barrier in the terminal and selecting your destination (Oslo S).

Please note: To receive a receipt, you’ll need to buy the ticket at the ticket vending machine in the terminal.

For mor info visit the airport express train webpage.

For travel planner, prices and more info visit Ruter's webpage

Map of Oslo

Visit Oslo: How to get around in Oslo

Accommodation

We have reserved rooms for Conference participants at Scandic St. Olavs plass and Scandic Holbergs plass, hotels located in the center of Oslo. You can choose between the two of them, using the reference number when contacting the hotel directly. 

Scandic St.Olavs plass

We have reserved 50 single rooms at Scandic St. Olavs plass. Contact the hotel directly to make a booking, using the reference number.

  • Price for single room (standard): 1490 NOK/night

  • Breakfast is included

  • Free WiFi

  • Check in: 14.00

  • Check out: 12.00

  • Gym, restaurant, bar

Booking/reference number: 46097374

Street address: St. Olavs plass 1

Telephone: +47 23 15 56 11

Email: stolavsplass@scandichotels.com

Deadline for booking: 1 May 2017
 

Getting to the hotel from the airport

The fastest way of getting from the airport to Scandic St. Olavs plass is taking the Airport Express train to Nationaltheatret (National Theatre). The Airport Express train leaves every 20 minutes and the travel time is 25 minutes. When you get to Nationaltheatret station, walk down Karl Johan and turn left at Universitetsgata. Follow Universitetsgata all the way to St. Olavs plass and you will see the hotel on the corner of the square. The address is St. Olavs plass 1 and the full walk takes about 10 minutes.

Taking a taxi is about NOK 700-1000 depending on the time of day. Ask for a fixed price when starting the trip. However, we strongly recommend that you take the Airport Express train or shuttle bus to Oslo as it is both cheaper and faster.
 

Getting to the University of Oslo from the hotel

1. Ask in the hotel reception where you can buy a tram ticket, and where the tram line for tram 17 or 18 is, direction north (toward Rikshospitalet)

2. The tram leaves from “Holbergs plass”, a few minutes walk from your hotel. Follow St. Olavs gate across Pilestredet until you see the tram line. Turn right and follow the tram line to the station. You can take both line 17 and 18; they go in the same direction.

3. After 9 minutes, exit at station Universitetet Blindern.

4. Then, on the left, you have two tall buildings. The Eilert Sundt building is the one to the left.

You may also walk 8 minutes to the Nationalteateret metro station and take the Subway line 5 ("Sognsvann" or "Ringen via Majorstuen") or line 4 ("Vestli via Majorstuen") westbound to Forskningsparken. Exit the platform on the same side where you arrived, and walk straight until you come to the University. Continue to the second tall (12-story) building, which is the Eilert Sundt building.

Scandic Holberg hotel

We have reserved 50 single rooms at Scandic Holberg hotel for Conference participants. Contact the hotel directly to make a booking, using the reference number.

  • Price for single room (standard): 1590 NOK/night

  • Breakfast is included

  • Free WiFi

  • Check in: 14.00

  • Check out: 12.00

  • Gym, restaurant, bar

Booking/reference number: 46043346

Street address: Holbergs Plass 1

Telephone: +47 23 15 72 00

Email: holberg@scandichotels.com

Deadline for booking: 1 May 2017
 

Getting to the hotel from the airport

The fastest way of getting from the airport to Scandic Holberg Hotel is taking the Airport Express train to Nationaltheatret (National Theatre). The Airport Express train leaves every 20 minutes and the travel time is 25 minutes. When you get to Nationaltheatret station, walk along Frederiks gate past the Royal Palace. Turn left at the second exit after passing the royal palace and follow the tram line for approximate 250 metres, and you will see the hotel straight ahead on the corner of the square. The address is Holbergs plass 1 and the full walk takes about 8 minutes.

An alternative if you are less keen on walking is to take the airport shuttle bus to Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel. It leaves from platform 11 at the airport. This will take about 50 minutes. When you get to Radisson SAS Scandinavia Hotel, Scandic Holberg Hotel is just across the square.

 

Getting to the University of Oslo from the hotel

1. Ask in the hotel reception where you can buy a tram ticket, and where the tram line for tram 17 or 18 is, direction north (toward Rikshospitalet)

2. The tram leaves just outside your hotel. You can take both line 17 and 18; they go in the same direction.

3. After 9 minutes, exit at station Universitetet Blindern.

4. Then, on the left, you have two tall buildings. The Eilert Sundt building is the one to the left.

You may also walk 8 minutes to the Nationalteateret metro station and take the Subway line 5 ("Sognsvann" or "Ringen via Majorstuen") or line 4 ("Vestli via Majorstuen") westbound to Forskningsparken. Exit the platform on the same side where you arrived, and walk straight until you come to the University. Continue to the second tall (12-story) building, which is the Eilert Sundt building.

 

 

 

Organizing committee

Gunn Elisabeth Birkelund

Are Skeie Hermansen

Torkild Hovde Lyngstad

Ferdinand A. Mohn

Elisabeth Ugreninov

Ingrid Rønning Strand

 

    Contact

    For questions regarding the conference, please contact Ingrid Rønning Strand at inas-2017@sosgeo.uio.no. She will direct your inquiry to the appropriate contact. 

    Partially funded by

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    Published May 19, 2017 12:41 PM - Last modified July 6, 2017 9:08 AM