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4th Nordic Science and Technology Studies Conference

Conference: June 13-14, 2019
Pre-Conference: June 12, 2019
Tampere University, Finland

The field of science and technology studies (STS) has become increasingly prominent in the Nordic countries. The purpose of the biennial Nordic STS conference is to promote exchange of ideas and collaboration among STS scholars by providing a regional forum for presenting on-going research, networking, and initiating new ideas and conversations.

The Nordic STS conference has been organised since 2013. We are happy to announce the 4th Nordic STS conference to be held at Tampere University, Finland, on June 13-14, 2019. A pre-conference workshop for junior researchers will take place June 12th.

Keynote speakers of the conference are:
Professor Harro van Lente, Maastricht University
Associate Professor Mianna Meskus, Tampere University
Professor Maria Nedeva, University of Manchester

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Conference organizers:
The Finnish Society for Science and Technology Studies
Research Center for Knowledge, Science, Technology and Innovation Studies (TaSTI)
Tampere University

Organising committee:
Reetta Muhonen, Tampere University (Chair)
Otto Auranen, Academy of Finland
Ismo Kantola, University of Turku
Elina I. Mäkinen, Tampere University
Minna Saariketo, Aalto University

Scientific committee:
Kristin Asdal, University of Oslo
C-F Helgesson, Linköping University/Uppsala University
Sampsa Hyysalo, Aalto University
Christopher Gad, IT-University of Copenhagen

 

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