Joint Nordic Focus on Research Infrastructure - Looking to the Future

Conference on Nordic Cooperation on Research Infrastructures.

Time and place

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Scandic Hotell Hasselbacken, Stockholm 27.11.2013 to 28.11.2013


Contact person

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+47 993 80 264

This conference will span a wide range of topics, all related to planned and existing large scale research facilities in the Nordic countries. It is aimed both at research leaders and policy makers. The focuswill be on the joint efforts involved in these infrastructures, and on how to facilitate and improve the modes of collaboration for them.

Themes:

Materials & Molecules, Climate & Environment, Health & Welfare, Education/Training, E-science/E-infrastructure

Opening remarks by:

  • Dagfinn Høybråten, Secretary General, Nordic Council of Ministers
  • Peter Honeth, Swedish State Secretary, Higher Education and Research

Keynote speakers:

  • Prof. Christiane Alba-Simionesco, Laboratoire Léon Brillouin, on Materials & Molecules
  • Prof. Markku Kulmala, University of Helsinki, on Climate & Environment
  • Prof. Mads Melbye, Statens Serum Institut, on Health & Welfare
  • Prof. Kenneth Ruud, University of Tromsø, on E-science/E-infrastructure

Organisers:

The Nordic Council of Ministers, The Swedish Ministry of Education and Research, NordForsk and the Swedish Research Council.

    Registration and Information:

    Please register at www.vr.se/NordicInfra2013. Registration will open on 9 September and close when the conference is full, or at the latest on 23 October. On the webpage you can also find the latest information regarding the conference.

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