Guest lectures and seminars

Previous

Time and place: Sep. 22, 2017 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern Campus

Fabian Muniesa, from the Centre de Sociologie de l'Innovation, Ecole des Mines de Paris, will give a talk on the political vernaculars of value creation at the TIK Centre on September 22nd.

Time and place: Sep. 6, 2017 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern Campus

Professor Adrian Smith and Dr. Cian O'Donovan from the University of Sussex, SPRU, will give a talk on the appropriation of digital design and fabrication technologies in non-industrial settings at the TIK centre on September 6th.

Time and place: May 23, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern Campus

Professor Antonio Botelho will give a talk about Brazilian innovation policy at the TIK centre on May 23rd.

Time and place: Mar. 23, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern Campus

Do e-health apps and self tracking lead to better health? This seminar tackles the ethical concerns of using such apps and devices.

Time and place: Mar. 21, 2017 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, room 529, 5th floor, Eilert Sundts hus, Blindern campus

Professor Gary Herrigel from the University of Chicago will talk about the process of Chinese manufacturing upgrading and how this process, a historical success, has involved a transformation and industrial learning Dynamics.

Time and place: Mar. 14, 2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, University of Oslo, Blindern campus, Eilert Sundts hus, 4th floor, room 450

FNI, NIFU and TIK invite to a seminar on the EU Bioeconomy Strategy and EU biofuels policies. How have these policies developed over time? Who are the main policy actors and what are the main conflicts and challenges ahead? How do these EU policies play into the Norwegian Government’s recently adopted Bioeconomy Strategy?

Tomas Kåberger is professor in Energy and Environment at Chalmers Unviersity.

Time and place: Mar. 8, 2017 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM, Eiler Sundt Building, room 551 (5th floor)

Florian Kern from SPRU will give a talk about the issue of the “protective space” for niche innovations. During his talk he’ll draw on 6 low carbon innovation case studies from the UK and Netherlands.

Photo of Tuukka Mäkitie
Time and place: Dec. 20, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Eilert Sundt's Building, 5th floor, Room 551

The sustainability transition: How can emerging industries draw on varied resources of established industries?

Time and place: Dec. 6, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM, Eilert Sundts Hus, meeting room 450

Thomas Lemke visits the Little Tools Project for a seminar on new materialism in social and political theory, discussing Jane Bennett's vitalist notion of 'enchanted materialism'.

Time and place: Nov. 30, 2016 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Room 551, Eilert Sundts building

Seminar With Andrew Stirling.

Time and place: Nov. 21, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Møterom 551

Working title of the thesis: Pursuing green growth: The role of innovation and policy. The case of East Asia

Time and place: Nov. 8, 2016 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Eilert Sundt Building, Room 830, 8th floor

Professor Piergiuseppe Morone will talk about transitioning to a bio-based economy which involves more than just technological changes, but also big societal and institutional changes as much as the development of radically new technologies.

Time and place: Nov. 2, 2016 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert Sundt building

Dr Sarah Blacker will talk about how collaborative studies can enable the public to identify matters of concern and to participate in the research process in the case of contamination affecting Indigenous First Nations communities located near an oil extraction site in Canada. 

OSIRIS logo
Time and place: Oct. 13, 2016 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Auditorium 1, Eilert Sundt's building

Research impact – new frontiers and new approaches

Time and place: June 1, 2016 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Eilert Sundt's Buliding, 5th floor, Room 551

John Dean from the University of Wollongong, Australia, will hold a seminar at TIK next Wednesday, 1 June, at 13.15.

Time and place: May 30, 2016 9:00 AM - May 31, 2016 1:00 PM, NUPI, C. J. Hambros plass 2

On Monday the 30th and Tuesday the 31th of May a project workshop related to the Happy-ICT-project will the place at NUPI. This will be the first workshop under the auspices of the the ICT and happiness-project.

Time and place: May 11, 2016 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Eilert Sundt's Building, 5th Floor, Room 551

In his talk Professor Steve Woolgar will discuss the limits of the use of the slogan “It could be otherwise” in “hard cases” within STS by drawing on the case of Jimmy Savile.

Time and place: Apr. 28, 2016 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Eilert Sundt's Building, 5th floor, Room 551

Matthew Hull will talk about how a disjunct arrangement of the Indian state hiring a private corporation to run a call center to take emergency calls to the police, appears to be reshaping lines of authority and police practice.

Time and place: Apr. 13, 2016 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Eilert Sundt's Building, 5th floor, Room 551

Jens Plahte, Senior Advisor at the International Department at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health (Folkehelseinstituttet) and also a former Research Fellow at the TIK-Centre, will provide a brief introduction to the problem of antibiotic resistance and explain the challenges encountered in antibiotics innovation.

Time and place: Mar. 14, 2016 1:15 PM, Room 450. Eilert Sundt Building

Professor Mats Fridlund will talk about how terrorism has shaped engineering research, more specifically on the existence of a ‘9/11-effect’ on Research.

Time and place: Feb. 4, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Eilert Sundt's Building, 5th floor, Room 551

Title of the thesis: Building and transforming dominant technology - The Portland cement industry.

Time and place: Jan. 13, 2016 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Eilert Sundt's Building, 5th floor, Room 551

Professor Claes-Fredrik Helgesson will talk about valuography, a programme of empirically oriented research into the enacting, ordering, and displacing of values.

Time and place: Jan. 8, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Eilert Sundt's Building, 5th floor, Room 551

What is the relation between innovation processes and employees' creativity in times of adversity?

Time and place: Nov. 16, 2015 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM, Room 551, Eilert Sundt Building

Working title of the thesis: Green Innovation in the Norwegian Construction Industry.

Time and place: Nov. 11, 2015 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM, University of Oslo, Blindern campus, Georg Sverdrup building, room 2531

On November 11th, Prof. Jan Fageberg will hold a TIK seminar on the occasion of the launch of the book “The Triple Challenge for Europe: Economic Development, Climate Change, and Governance”.