Time: Tuesday 16th June, 10:30 – 12:30 Venue: Room Wangari, Widerströmska huset The role of the communications director differs greatly between universities. Some of us have an obvious seat at the table where university-level decisions are made, yet some of us still have to defend our existence – especially to internal stakeholders. When a crisis hits, […]

Time: Tuesday 16th June, 10:30 – 12:30 Venue: Wretlindsalen, Widerströmska huset Expectations of universities to co-operate with external stakeholders are increasing. However, it is not always clear how to market and brand yourself in collaboration. Do you have a strategy for this or does it just happen? This is a peer-to-peer session where you as a […]

Time: Tuesday 16th June, 10:30 – 12:30 Venue: Strix Det er en økende interesse for forskning i samfunnet og stadig flere av oss bruker tid på å formidle forskning til ulike målgrupper. Temaet forskningskommunikasjon (research communication) er derfor bredt dekket gjennom konferanseprogrammet.  Her diskuteres tre innfallsvinkler: Formidlingskultur, spredning og effekt av forskningskommunikasjon. Forankring fryder: Hvordan […]

Time: Tuesday 16th June, 10:30 – 12:30 Venue: Skrivsalen In this group we will discuss opportunities and challenges when working with digtal communication, with focus on the following: News features from web to social media Research communication on twitter Measuring communication online Benchmarking university websites Measure and monitor social media 1+1=3: Off-line vs on-line – how to […]

Time: Monday 15th June, 14:00 – 16:15 Venue: Room 214, Kvinnors och barns hälsa In this circus, Jón Örn Guðbjartsson, Director of Marketing and Communication at the University of Iceland, will present the most successful project of the university so far to attract the public towards science: ‘Treasure of the Future’. This integrated communication project set a record […]

Time: Monday 15th June, 10:45 – 12:45 Venue: Strix Flemming Poulfelt, Vice Dean of Research Communication, Copenhagen Business School and Eva Malmström Jonsson, Deputy President of KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, will give a talk about university leaders expectations’ of communication. What kind of expectations and desires do the executive management have for […]

Time: Monday 15th June, 14:00 – 16:15 Venue: Room 212, Kvinnors och barns hälsa The EU emphasises the importance of a broad and open communication about the research they are funding. But EU-funded researchers often feel lost in the world of communication outside the scientific society, and many of them don’t have the resources, the skills […]

Time: Monday 15th June, 14:00 – 16:15 Venue: Room 203, Kvinnors och barns hälsa Helsinki Challenge is a science-based idea competition launched to celebrate the 375th anniversary of the University of Helsinki. The competition highlights innovative ideas and the teams behind them. The accelerator programme, which started at the beginning of 2015, will offer the 20 semi-finalists a […]