Konferanser og seminarer - Side 2

Tid og sted: 23. okt. 2017 14:15 - 16:30, Aud.4, Eilert Sundts Hus

Welcome to a session with lectures by Loretta Lees from University of Leichester and Kim Dovey from University of Melbourne, followed by a panel discussion.

Jørn Ljunggren
Tid og sted: 12. okt. 2017 12:00 - 13:00, Fellesareal, 2.etasje HH

Jørn Ljunggren holder et foredrag med temaet: Den moderne norske arbeiderklassen: Fra stolthet til fordom?

Tid og sted: 10. okt. 2017 14:15 - 16:00, Aud.3, Eilert Sundts House

We are pleased to invite you to the next event of the Cities & Society seminar series: Debating Global Urbanisms: Beyond the Binaries in Comparative Urban Politics by Jennifer Robinson.

Tid og sted: 20. sep. 2017 12:15 - 14:00, Eilert Sundt building, University of Oslo, Blindern, Auditorium 5

Kathryn Edin is one of the worlds leading poverty researchers, working in the domains of welfare and low-wage work, family life, and neighborhood contexts. The lecture is about her book Doing the Best I Can (2013).


poor family in USA
Tid og sted: 19. sep. 2017 14:15 - 16:00, Aud 1, Eilert Sundts hus

The number of American families living on $2.00 per person, per day, has skyrocketed to one and a half million American households, including about three million children. Where do these families live? How did they get so desperately poor? And what do they do to survive?

professor alan mabin
Tid og sted: 15. sep. 2017 09:00 - 10:30, Auditorium 5, Eilert Sundts Hus, University of Oslo (Blindern Campus)

We are pleased to invite you to the next event of the Cities & Society seminar series: What Need for Southern Theory of Cities? by Alan Mabin.

Willy Pedersen
Tid og sted: 14. sep. 2017 12:00 - 13:00, Fellesareal, 2.etasje HH

Willy Pedersen innleder vår nye seminarrekke med temaet: Bilder av min hverdag: Bruk av mobil-appen MittBlikk for å belyse ungdomskultur.

Heidi Østbø Haugen
Tid og sted: 11. sep. 2017 12:15 - 13:30, (Styrerommet) HH221

Heidi Østbø Haugen innleder seminarrekken i samfunnsgeografi med temaet: Moving theory beyond its comfort zone. The China-Ghana chain for fashion jewelry.

Tid og sted: 6. sep. 2017 12:00 - 13:00, Harriet Holters hus: Seminarrom 301

Bring your lunchbox and come join us for an interesting seminar where David Schlosberg will present and discuss his work on changes in the environmental movement .

Jon Elster
Tid og sted: 30. aug. 2017 12:15 - 13:30, Aud 1, Eilert Sundt House

Jon Elster is a new honorary doctor at University of Oslo and will hold the open lecture  On Anger in history. 

Jon Elster
Tid og sted: 29. aug. 2017 10:15 - 12:00, Aud 4, Eilert Sundts House

Department seminar: In addition to his honory doctor lecture, Jon Elster will hold an autobiographical lecture on the topic Marx and emotions.

Tid: 28. aug. 2017 09:00 - 29. aug. 2017 17:00

Facing the Future 2017 is an interactive conference and workshop with the theme: “Collaborative power for societal transformations in a rapidly changing world”. Professor Karen O’Brien from AdaptationCONNECTS will lead the conference in collaboration with Dr Anthony Hodgson from the International Futures Forum.

Tid og sted: 26. juni 2017 08:45 - 15:00, Athene, Pilestredet 46, Høgskolen i Oslo og Akershus

Det skal handle om bemanningsbransjen, standardarbeidsforholdet, arbeidsmigrasjon og arbeidstakeres strategier når AFI inviterer til avslutningskonferanse for et stort forskningsprosjekt om temaet.

Tid og sted: 8. juni 2017 09:00 - 9. juni 2017 17:00, Eilert Sundt building, University of Oslo, Blindern, Auditorium 1

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

Portrait Martin Dijst
Tid og sted: 29. mai 2017 14:15 - 15:30, Auditorium 4, Eilert Sundts hus, Blindern

We are pleased to invite you to the next event of the Cities & Society seminar series: Pathways to Healthy Urban Living by professor Martin Dijst.

Portrait Carlota Perez
Tid og sted: 12. mai 2017 10:15 - 17:00, Blindern, UIO

Carlota Perez is one of the leading contemporary scholars in the study of present socio-technical change in a historical perspective. Come to her lecture and sign up to participate in her workshop at Blindern, UIO.

Andrew Abbott
Tid og sted: 8. mai 2017 14:15 - 16:00, A3, Eilert Sundts hus, Moltke Moesvei 31

Building on his life-long engagement in the sociology of knowledge, Andrew Abbott will explore the relationship between research and policy in his talk at Eilert Sundts Hus, UIO.

Tid og sted: 25. apr. 2017 13:00 - 18:00, Auditorium 3, Eilert Sundts Hus, Blindern

Mini-conference with Cathrine Holst, Arne Johan Vetesen, and Henrik Syse on reason and affect in divided societies.

Man and child walking towards windmill
Tid og sted: 25. apr. 2017 08:30 - 16:00, Forskningsparken Forum/Faros

The energy transition and the role of universities: The importance of transcisciplinarity in breaking barriers.

Tid og sted: 22. apr. 2017 15:00 - 17:00, Rådhusplassen

The March for Science is a March to show the importance of Science and highlighting aspects like independent research, critical thought and free communication of scientific results. Among those giving a short speach is professor Karen O'Brien


To read more visit the March for Science Norway webpage here or the facebook event here

Tid og sted: 4. apr. 2017 13:00 - 15:30, 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.  

Tid og sted: 16. mars 2017 09:15 - 10:30, Auditorium 4, Eilert Sundts Hus, University of Oslo (Bindern Campus)

We are pleased to invite you to the next event of the Cities & Society seminar series.

The Extraordinary Rendition of Circulations: grounding dispossession in the mega-event accumulation regime. By Christopher Gaffney

Breakfast is served from 09:00

Tid og sted: 15. feb. 2017 09:00 - 18. feb. 2017 21:00, Det samfunnsvitenskapelige fakultetet, Universitet i Oslo

Miljøbevegelser bruker slagordet "systemendring, ikke klimaendring". Det viser til gjentatte mislykkede forsøk på å redusere klimagassutslipp med internasjonale forhandlinger og teknologiske innovasjoner. Samfunn må i stedet endres fundementalt for å kunne forhindre katastrofale klimaendringer.  

Dette danner utgangspunktet for konferansen "Ecological Challenges 2017" der vi vil fokusere på spørsmål relatert til systemendring.

Tid og sted: 15. feb. 2017 09:00 - 18. feb. 2017 17:00, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Oslo

Environmental movements use the slogan “System Change, not Climate Change.” It points out that international negotiations and technological innovations repeatedly fail to reduce carbon emissions levels, and that our societies need to be profoundly transformed to prevent disastrous climate change.

Tid og sted: 20. jan. 2017 14:00 - 15:00, Harriet Holters hus: Seminarrom 301

The southern Indian state of Kerala has long attracted attention for its remarkable achievements in human development. This talk focuses on Kerala’s development experience in democratic decentralisation and asks what lessons Kerala might offer regarding the relationship between climate change adaptation and its participatory governance?


Kerala's bold political experiments are situated in a framework that discusses propositional politics, progressive political agency and the idea of the sub-rosa as an exploratory and inventive modality and layer of space