Kick-off: Reimagining Norden in an Evolving World (ReNEW)

Join us to celebrate ReNEW! UiO:Norden received NOK40 million to set-up a research hub for Nordic studies together with five other Nordic Universities. Come to celebrate, hear more about the project and listen to our distinguished speakers – the President of the Nordic Council and UiO's vice-rector.

Illustration picture, Colourbox

Welcome to the kick-off conference of the ReNEW research project!

Reimagining Norden in an Evolving World (ReNEW) is a joint program for research, education and public engagement related to the Nordic region, its history, culture and politics. It brings together six leading Nordic universities: the University of Oslo, Södertörn University (Stockholm), Aarhus University, University of Iceland (Reykjavík) and the Copenhagen Business School. It recently received 40 million kroner from Nordforsk.

Drinks and snacks will be served, please register!


Michael Tetzschner, (Twitter)
  • Welcome, Sidsel Roalkvam, Director of the Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM)
  • Greetings, Michael Tetzschner, President of the Nordic Council
  • Greetings, Åse Gornitzka, Vice-Rector of UiO.
  • Presentation of ReNEW, Haldor Byrkjeflot, Director of UiO:Norden
Published Feb. 14, 2018 11:44 AM - Last modified Feb. 27, 2018 1:30 PM