Research events


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 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.

Time and place: May 27, 2019 9:00 AMMay 29, 2019 1:00 PM, Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters and Aud 2, Georg Sverdups Hus, University of Oslo

The InSync Project at Oslo's Centre for Advanced Studies (CAS) holds its concluding colloquium on May 27-29. Professor Kristin Asdal will give a keynote on May 28.

Time and place: May 14, 2019 11:00 AM12:00 PM, 551

TIK Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture welcomes all interested to this talk by André Furtado. On Tuesday he will talk about the transition to second generation technologies in the Brazilian bioethanol industry.

Time and place: May 7, 2019 1:00 PM4:00 PM, Georg Sverdrups house, Stort Møterom

INTRANSIT is a newly started research centre at the University of Oslo. To this kick-off seminar we welcome colleagues, partners, users and stakeholders to learn about INTRANSIT and to discuss the challenges of industrial transformations towards a smarter and greener Norwegian economy. 

Time and place: Apr. 23, 2019 12:00 PMApr. 30, 2019 4:00 PM, Georg Sverdrup Building, Blindern campus

OSIRIS invites Norwegian public administration employees for a 2-day course in research policy and use of research.

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Time and place: Apr. 10, 2019 10:00 AM12:00 PM, Eilert Sunds house B, room 551

This PhD project presents three studies on the factors behind participation in the European framework programme, Horizon 2020. It does so by addressing different and so-far uncharted aspects of participation, focusing on the research organization and the project level.

Time and place: Mar. 27, 2019Mar. 28, 2019, Karlstad University, Sweden

In March 2019, TIK is co-organizing a conference at Karlstad University, Sweden. TIK’s own Professor Olav Wicken will hold key-note speech number 1, and Postdoc Julia Szulecka will be chairing a workshop.

Time and place: Mar. 20, 2019 10:00 AM6:00 PM, Eilert Sunds hus, Aud. 1

The Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture (TIK) celebrates its 20th anniversary on March 20th, 2019. We invite all of our friends, staff, students, alumni and stakeholders to an anniversary conference at the University of Oslo.

Time and place: Feb. 14, 2019 9:00 AM1:00 PM, Vilhelm Bjernes' hus, auditorium 1

UiO:Life Science and the convergence environment COMPARE organise a workshop on immunology, including perspectives from the social sciences with a focus on Responsible Research and Innovation. 

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Time and place: Feb. 7, 2019 1:15 PM2:30 PM, 551

TIK welcomes all our friends to a seminar on Technological Diversification and Regional Resilience by Ron Boschma.

Time and place: Dec. 6, 2018 1:00 PM3:00 PM, Room 551, 5th floor, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern Campus
Time and place: Dec. 3, 2018 6:00 PM8:30 PM, SALT Arena, Langkaia 1, 0150 Oslo

Little Tools postdoc Hilde Reinertsen will take part in the launch of a special themed issue of Arr - idéhistorisk tidsskrift on the ocean.

Time and place: Dec. 3, 2018 10:00 AM12:00 PM, Blindern Campus, Eilert Sundt Building, room 551
Time and place: Nov. 27, 2018 10:00 AM11:00 AM, Eilert Sundts hus, 5th floor, room 551
Time and place: Nov. 26, 2018 1:15 PM3:00 PM, Blindern Campus, Eilert Sundt Building, room 551
Time and place: Nov. 20, 2018 9:00 AM2:00 PM, KULT Lunchroom, NTNU Dragvoll, Trondheim

Kristin Asdal participates in a Methods Workshop on Document Analysis held at KULT, at NTNU in Trondheim. She will give an introduction to document analysis.

Time and place: Nov. 14, 2018 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus Undervisningsrom 3

The Science Studies Colloquium Series Forum organises a panel discussion about Responsible Research in the Life Science. Kristin Asdal, Susanne Bauer and Silje Morsman from TIK participate.

Time and place: Nov. 9, 2018 12:15 PM3:00 PM, Gamle festsal, Urbygningen, Karl Johansgt. 47

M.A. in Business and Economics/MS.c in International Marketing and Strategy Hanne Kristine Hallingby at Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture will be defending the thesis Understanding Platform Emergence and Openness in the Mobile Telecommunications Industry Using Platform Ecosystem and Technological Innovation Systems Perspectives for the degree of Ph.D.

Time and place: Nov. 7, 2018 2:00 PM4:00 PM, Blindern Campus, Eilert Sundt Building, room 450
Time and place: Oct. 31, 2018 12:00 PM7:30 PM, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47

Kristin Asdal is one of the speakers at Arctic Day 2018.

Time and place: Oct. 30, 2018 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Room 551, Eilert Sundt Building, Blindern Campus

Professor Hannah Landecker is visiting TIK on Tuesday the 30th of October, and she will be presenting the paper "The Food of our Food: Medicated Feed and the Industrialization of Metabolism".