Programme

PRELIMINARY CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

Programme in pdf format (update 1 Feb)

Preliminary Workshop Session Programme (update 11 April)


WEDNESDAY 12 JUNE

08:30 Registration to the conference and coffee
09:30 Opening of the conference
Director Juha Kaskinen, University of Turku, Finland Futures Research Centre

An Introduction to the conference theme
Adjunct Professor Katriina Siivonen, University of Turku, Finland Futures Research Centre

9:45 Power for, against, with and within: Futures studies as practice
Dr. Ivana Milojević, Metafuture, Australia

Chaired discussion by Professor Petri Tapio, University of Turku, Finland Futures Research Centre

10:45 Break
11:00 Heritage Futures: Tradition, Gain, Sustainability
Professor Ullrich Kockel, Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh, Scotland

Chaired discussion by Adjunct Professor Katriina Siivonen, University of Turku, Finland Futures Research Centre

12:00 Lunch
13:00 Chaired poster session 
13:45 Workshop session I 
15:30 Coffee break
16:00
-17:30
Workshop session II
19:00 Conference dinner at the Restaurant Hus Lindman

THURSDAY 13 JUNE

08:30 Morning coffee
09:00 Workshop session III
10:30 Break
10:45 Workshop session IV
12:30 Lunch
13.30 Workshop session V
15.00 Break
15:15 All our futures? Climate change, democracy and missing public spaces
Professor Keri Facer
Zennström Chair in Climate Change Leadership, University of Uppsala, Sweden; Professor of Educational and Social Futures, University of Bristol, UK

Chaired discussion by Postdoctoral Researcher Minna Santaoja, University of Turku, Finland Futures Research Centre & Turku Institute of Advanced Studies

16:15 Coffee break
16:45

On responsible futures: What can we do, what should we do?
Professor Ted Fuller, University of Lincoln, UK

Chaired discussion by Adjunct Professor Tuomas Kuhmonen, University of Turku, Finland Futures Research Centre

17:45
-18:00
Closing of the conference
Director Juha Kaskinen, University of Turku, Finland Futures Research Centre

This is a preliminary conference programme and will be subject to change.