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.



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 Dec. 3, 2018 11:50 AM