Conferences and seminars - Page 2

Time and place: Apr. 7, 2016 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Room 234 Helga Engs hus

In his lecture, Wolfgang Heuer will explore Hannah Arendt’s critical view of the Nation-state.

Professor Nico Cloete
Time and place: Feb. 18, 2016 12:15 PM1:30 PM, Helga Engs Building, Aud. 2

Discussing the work of the International Panel on Social Progress in the area of education.

Speaker is Professor Nico Cloete, University of Western Cape, South Africa, Center for Higher Education Transformation, South Africa, and University of Oslo.

Time and place: Jan. 27, 2016 4:15 PM6:00 PM, Room 595 Helga Engs hus

In this seminar Sverre Tveit presents his paper "Instrumental and professional governing: Epistemological premises of instrumental and communicative use of assessment criteria and standards in education".  The paper will be commented by Prof. Tone Kvernbekk.

Time and place: Dec. 2, 2015 4:15 PM6:00 PM, Room 231 Helga Engs hus

In this seminar Dr. Judith Suissa presents her paper "The Political Imaginary of the New Language of Character Education". 

Time and place: Nov. 16, 2015 12:15 PM2:00 PM, 234 Helga Engs Hus

Presenter in this seminar is Ines Langemeyer, Chair of research on learning and instruction Karlsruhe Institute for Technology, Germany.

Time and place: Oct. 26, 2015 11:00 AM1:00 PM, Room 233 Helga Engs hus

Presenter in this seminar is Professor Julie McLeod, University of Melbourne

NB! Moved to room 233 Helga Engs hus

Time and place: June 16, 2015 10:00 AM11:00 AM, Georg Sverdrups Hus, Stort møterom (rom 2531)

European launch of a seminal book on the change dynamics in African higher education entitled "Knowledge Production and Contradictory Functions in African Higher Education" edited by Nico Cloete, Peter Maassen, Tracey Bailey

Time and place: May 27, 2015 4:15 PM5:00 PM, Room 595 Helga Engs hus

Tone Kvernbekk on her coming book “Evidence-Based Practice in Education. Functions of Evidence and Causal Presuppositions” (Taylor & Francis)

Time and place: Apr. 29, 2015 4:15 PM6:00 PM, Room 595 Helga Engs hus

In this seminar Claudia Schumann presents her paper “Graphic Contaminations: Cosmopolitics of the 'I' in Persepolis and American Born Chinese”. The seminar will be followed by a casual reception in which we share some wine, meze and friendly conversations.

Time and place: Mar. 3, 2015 12:15 PM2:00 PM, Room 232, Helga Engs Hus

Presenter is Julian Garritzmann, University of Konstanz, Germany.

Time and place: Nov. 27, 2014 12:15 PM2:00 PM, U35 Helga Engs Hus

Presenters: Professor Peter Maassen (UiO), Dr. Hilde Wågsås Afdal (Høgskolen i Østfold), and Dr. Jennifer Olson (UiO)

Time and place: Nov. 26, 2014 12:00 PM1:00 PM, INFRA

Presenter is Gerhard Fischer, founder and director of the Center for LifeLong Learning & Design (LD) at the University of Colorado.

Time and place: Oct. 21, 2014 12:15 PM2:00 PM, 232 Helga Engs Hus

Presenter: Ester Höhle, INCHER Kassel, Germany

Time and place: Aug. 27, 2014Aug. 29, 2014, Helga Engs hus

The conference theme focuses on changes in professional learning and development from two distinct, but interdependent, angles

Time and place: June 10, 2014 12:15 PM2:00 PM, 232 Helga Engs Hus

Presenter is Professor Christopher Morphew, University of Iowa, USA

Time and place: May 13, 2014 12:15 PM2:00 PM, Room 231 Helga Engs Hus

Presenter in this seminar is Dr. Ivan Pavlutkin, National Research University, Russian Federation.

Time and place: Apr. 25, 2014 10:15 AM11:45 AM, U35 Helga Eng's building

The resaerch group FALK is proud to present this seminar by professor Silvia Gherardi.

Time and place: Apr. 24, 2014 1:00 PM3:30 PM, Undervisningsrom 3, Georg Sverdrups hus

Seminar with Professor Gert Biesta, University of Luxemburg

Time and place: Apr. 8, 2014 12:15 PM2:00 PM, 233 Helga Engs Hus

Presenter in this seminar is Vidar Grøtta from the HEIK resaerch group at the Department of Educaion, UiO

Time and place: Mar. 5, 2014 10:15 AM1:30 PM, INFRA, Forskningsparken

This seminar explores recent research on cognitive, social, and practice aspects of creativity in three different disciplines: art making, filmmaking, and art interpretation. The seminar is the first of several InterMedia and Transaction research group collaborations on events for 2014 with this research theme.

Time and place: Feb. 27, 2014 9:00 AM4:30 PM, Auditorium 1, Helga Engs hus

What are the current challenges for the further development fo higher education and research in the Western Balkans?

This and related questions will be addressed on Thursday when partners and invited guests meett up in Oslo for the final conference of a research project on the Western Balkans funded through the Norglobal programme in the Norwegian Research Council.

Time and place: Feb. 24, 2014 12:15 PM2:00 PM, U35 Helga Engs Hus

Presenters are Agnete Vabø from NIFU and Daniel Houben from RWTH Aachen.

Time and place: Feb. 18, 2014 12:15 PM2:00 PM, 231 Helga Engs Hus

Presenter is dr. Jennifer Olson from the Department of Education, UiO.

Time and place: Jan. 15, 2014 1:15 PM3:00 PM, Room 595 Helga Engs hus

Presenter in this semiar is professor Franziska Trede from Charles Sturt University, Australia.

Time and place: Dec. 3, 2013 12:15 PM2:00 PM, 233, Helga Engs hus

This seminar, presented by Peter Maasen, will discuss the way in which the university’s social contract is interpreted, criticized and renewed especially in Europe and the USA.