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TIK Anniversary Conference 2019

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.

Interdisciplinarity in the Age of Uncertainty 

09.30- 10.00

Coffee and registration

10:00- 10.30

Opening and welcome speeches
Fulvio Castellacci (Director, TIK)
Kjartan Almenning (Political Adviser, KD)

10.30- 11.30

Research and Innovation for Sustainability
Keynote address by Johan Schot (Professor, Utrecht University)Comments by Marianne Ryghaug (Professor, NTNU)
Allan Dahl Andersen (Associate Professor, TIK)
Joint discussion moderated by Olav Wicken (Professor, TIK)

11.30- 12.15  Lunch (served in main hallway)

12.15- 13.15

Why do we need interdisciplinary research to adress societal challenges?
Panel discussion moderated by Magnus Gulbrandsen (Professor, TIK)
Tanja Storsul (Director, Institute for Social Research)
Johan Schot (Professor, Utrecht University)
Johannes Waage Løvhaug (Department Director, NFR)

13.15- 14.15

Technologies and Politics of Life
Ingunn Moser, Professor and Rector, VID
Anders Blok, Associate Professor, University of Copenhagen
Jessica Mesman, Associate Professor, Maastricht University
Kristin Asdal, Professor, TIK
Joint discussion moderated by Susanne Bauer, Professor, TIK

14.15- 14.45 Coffee break

14.45- 15.45

Undisciplined education: Reality-oriented or second rate?
Panel discussion moderated by Hilde Reinertsen (Postdoctor, TIK)
Tone Bjørndal (Project manager, Norsk Klimastiftelse)
Jarle Hildrum (Senior Research Scientist, Telenor)
Jessica Mesman (Associate Professor, Maastricht University and ESST)
Asun Lera St.Clair (Senior Principal Scientist, DNV-GL)
Daniel Ras-Vidal (Director, Kunnskapsbyen Lillestrøm)
Helge Jordheim (Professor, IKOS, UiO)

Closing remarks and opening of the "TIK Fair"

Ingjerd Hoëm (Chair of the TIK Board)
Traran Thune (Professor, TIK) introduces the TIK Fair 

16.00- 18.00

The TIK Fair
The TIK Fair is an interactive display of research and educational activities carried out by TIK staff, students and partners. Visitors are free to stop by, learn and discuss with us whilst enjoying complementary refreshments.

Tapas and drinks served

18.00- 23.00

We continue our celebration at U1 (the student pub located in the basement of Eilert Sundts house), please join us! 


Published Jan. 15, 2019 2:23 PM - Last modified Mar. 21, 2019 12:43 PM