Events at Linköping University

24 oktober 2018

Higher Seminar - Language and Culture

kl. 16.00 – 18.00 IKK 4260, Key Building, Campus Valla

Welcome to a higher seminar at the Research Environment for Language and Culture with Katherine Dashper, PhD, Leeds Beckett University, who will talk on "Interspecies communication: Human-horse collaboration in leisure, events and tourism". The event is open to the public. Language: English.


26 oktober 2018

Public Disputation in Information Systems Development with specialisation in Emergency Response Systems: Kayvan Yousefi Mojir

kl. 09.00 – 12.00 Acas, A Building, Entrance 17, Ground floor, Campus Valla

Kayvan Yousefi Mojir, at the Division for Information Systems, Department of Management and Engineering defends his thesis entitled “Information Systems Development for Emerging Public Sector Cross-sector Collaborations”. The event is open to the public. Language: Swedish. 


Public Disputation in Political Science: Richard Öhrvall

kl. 13.15 – 16.15 Acas, A Building, Entrance 17, Ground floor, Campus Valla, Linköping

Richard Öhrvall, at the Division of Political Science, Department of Management and Engineering, defends his doctoral thesis entitled “Growing into Voting: Election Turnout among Young People and Habit Formation”. The event is open to the public. Language: Swedish. You’ll find more information in the link below.


31 oktober 2018

Meaningful Human Control: the social sciences of automated weapon systems

kl. 13.00 – 15.00 Universitetsklubben, Valla

We are delighted to welcome Professor Lucy Suchman (Lancaster University) as our distinguished guest for the Tema T Exchange 2018. Lucy Suchman works within the field of feminist science and technology studies, focused on technological imaginaries and the material practices of technology design, particularly developments at the interface of bodies and machines. All welcome.


7 november 2018

15 november 2018

Dissertation Defense, REMESO, ISV: Indre Genelyte

kl. 13.00 – 15.00 K3 Kåkenhus

Indre Genelyte defends her dissertation. Opponent: Russell King, professor, University of Sussex.


16 november 2018

Public disputation in Language and Culture: Lars Liljegren

kl. 10.15 – 12.00 Key 1, The Key Building, Valla Campus.

Lars Liljegren, at the Department of Culture and Communication, defends his thesis entitled, ”The Taming of a Viking: August Strindberg, Translation and Post-Victorian Censorship”. Opponent is Dirk Delabastita, Professor, Namur University. The event is open to the public. Language: English.


Disputation in Pedagogic Practices: Kirsten Stoewer

kl. 13.00 – 15.30 K3

Kirsten Stoewer, Department of Social and Welfare Studies, will defend her thesis titled: English Hemspråk - Language in Interaction in English Mother Tongue Instruction in Sweden. Opponent is Prof Li Wei, University College London.


LiU Internal Calendar

The calendar on the LiU website is currently undergoing redesign, and thus some activities at LiU may not be included in the above. It is, therefore, a good idea to search for activities in the previous version of the calendar. This contains both external and internal activities.