Research events


Time and place: Sep. 11, 2020 10:00 AM12:00 PM, Zoom

In this final seminar, Lysgård will present her PhD thesis draft about Statoil’s experiences with engaging in the production of Canadian oil sands, and how they had to balance many different concerns when doing so. 

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Time and place: Apr. 21, 2020 10:30 AM1:30 PM, Zoom

M.A Technology, Innovation and Culture Bianca Cavicchi will be defending the thesis The effects of Feedback Dynamics on Sustainability Transitions Policies: the case of Bioenergy for the degree of ph.d.

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Time and place: Mar. 31, 2020 10:00 AM11:30 AM, Zoom
In this final seminar Henrik Schwabe will present his thesis investigating the effects of emerging ICTs for individual subjective well-being.
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Time: Mar. 30, 2020 10:15 AM3:00 PM

PhD candidate Artur Santoalha will be defending the thesis Technological Diversification in European Regions: Patterns and Determinants for the degree of ph.d.

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Time and place: Mar. 16, 2020 10:00 AM11:45 AM, Rom 551, Eilert Sundts

In this final seminar Sveinung Grimsby will present his thesis titled: How does the Norwegian food industry act during innovation processes? 

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Time and place: Feb. 20, 2020 2:00 PM3:30 PM, Room 551, Eilert Sundt Building

Professor Lars Frers from the University of South-Eastern Norway will present his work on multi-sensory methods in social science and humanities.

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Time and place: Jan. 16, 2020 10:15 AM3:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, Auditorium 3

M.A Technology, Innovation and Culture Simen Enger will be defending the thesis The Factors Behind Participation: Evidence from the European Framework Programme, Horizon 2020 for the degree of ph.d.

Time and place: Dec. 18, 2019 10:00 AM12:00 PM, Room 551, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern campus

In this final seminar Marie B. Lindberg will present her thesis on decarbonization pathways and system reconfiguration of the European electricity sector.

Time and place: Dec. 5, 2019 12:00 PM2:00 PM, TIK's teaching room, 529 Eilert Sundt's hus
Time and place: Dec. 4, 2019 9:00 AM12:00 PM, Harriet Holters hus, room 101
Time and place: Dec. 2, 2019 9:00 AMDec. 6, 2019 10:00 AM, Blindern campus, Georg Sverdrup Building

In this 8-credit OSIRIS/NORSI course, we will look at how public research contributes to innovation and at the broader societal impacts of investment in scientific knowledge.

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Time and place: Nov. 28, 2019 2:00 PM4:00 PM, Georg Sverdrups house, Stort Møterom

This InGrid project seminar will share key insights from the project with a view to understanding current and future challenges Norway faces in further decarbonization via electrification.

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Time and place: Nov. 21, 2019 2:00 PM3:30 PM, Room 551, Eilert Sundt Building

Ph.d Fellow Frauke Rohden visits the TIK Methods Lab to present her ongoing work on the topic of digital ethnography and digital methods.

Time and place: Nov. 19, 2019 9:00 AM3:00 PM, Tøyen Hovegård, seminarrom 1

The bi-annual TIK "Tøyenseminar" for autumn 2019 is held in Tøyen Hovedgård on November 19-20.

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Time and place: Oct. 24, 2019 2:00 PM3:30 PM, Room 551, Eilert Sundt Building

Hélène Mialet from the York University in Canada visits TIK Methods Lab with her talk Translating the body and the self through dogs and machines. The seminar is open to all.

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Time and place: Oct. 23, 2019 12:15 PM3:00 PM, Georg Sverdrup Buidling, Auditorium 2

Ph.d candidate Tuukka Mäkitie will be defending the thesis Sustainability transitions in oil economies: Resource redeployment from an established industry to a clean technology industry for the degree of ph.d.

Time and place: Oct. 22, 2019 10:00 AM12:00 PM, 551, Eilert Sundt Building

Thesis title: Transition in the making: How to create value and achieve a sustainable food processing: A case study of Norwegian food industry in the transition towards the bioeconomy.

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Time and place: Oct. 14, 2019 9:00 AMOct. 15, 2019 3:00 PM, Tøyen Hovedgård, Oslo Botanical Garden

The ERC Little Tools team is organising a workshop to explore relations across economics, economy and the bioeconomy. The event will start with an open programme from 09.00 to 15.00 on October 14.

Time and place: Aug. 27, 2019 2:00 PM3:30 PM, 551, Eilert Sundt Building

Artur Santoalha's PhD project presents four studies whose main objective is to investigate novel aspects of processes of technological diversification in European regions. It uses the OECD REGPAT database, and it focuses on technological diversification of regional patents applicants.

Time and place: Aug. 27, 2019 11:00 AM12:30 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert SUndt Building, Blindern

Sandro Montresor visits TIK to discuss a recent paper on the extent to which MNEs contribute to the regional specialisation in green technologies.

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Time: July 7, 2019July 12, 2019

The TIK Centre is one of the local organizers of  The International Society for the History, Philosophy, and Social Studies of Biology (ISHPSSB) Conference 2019, which will take place in Oslo in July. 

Time and place: June 13, 2019 10:00 AM5:00 PM, NIFU, Oslo

On June 13th, the SusValueWaste project will hold its end conference and book launch at NIFU. 

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Time and place: June 12, 2019 12:15 PM1:00 PM, PAM 425, P.A Munchs hus

Kristin Asdal talks on whales in parliament and the whaling controversy in the late 19th century at Oslo School of Environmental Humanties.

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Time and place: June 12, 2019 12:15 PM1:00 PM, PAM 425, P.A Munchs hus

Kristin Asdal from UiO's Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture (TIK) talks on the whaling controversy in the late 19th century.

Time and place: June 12, 2019 11:00 AM1:00 PM, Rom 648, Eilerty Sundt Building, Blindern

Dr Magdalena Stawkowski visits the TIK centre and the Toxicity Reading Group to give a talk on the recent repurposing of the Semipalatinsk Nuclear Test Site in Kazakhstan.