Umeå Arctic Forum 2017

To celebrate the fifth anniversary of the Arctic Research Centre at Umeå University (Arcum) inauguration we are proud to present the first Umeå Arctic Forum.

You are invited to take part in Umeå Arctic Forum. The forum as well as lunch and dinner are complementary. As the number of participants is limited, please register to Gabriella Nordin at gabriella.nordin@umu.se no later than December 1. Parts of the programme will be held in Swedish.

12 December 2017, 10.00-17.45 at Sliperiet, Arts Campus

Moderators: Dieter Müller and Peter Sköld

10.00-10.45 

Arcum: 5 years in retrospect – Peter Sköld, Executive director at Arcum

Arcum Researchers Film

10.45-11.45 POLICY PANEL

Maria Stenberg, Region Norrbotten

Erik Bergkvist, Regionråd and Chair Region Västerbotten 

Björn Lyrvall, Senior Arctic Official of Sweden

Lars Lustig, Länsråd Västerbotten

Mikael Janson, North Sweden

11.45-13.00 LUNCH

13.00-14.00 REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT PANEL

Carina Keskitalo, Department of Geography and Economic History, Umeå University

Dieter Müller, Department of Geography and Economic History, Umeå University

Doris Carson, Department of Geography and Economic History, Umeå University

Runar Brännlund, Umeå School of Business and Economics (USBE)

14.00-14.30

Umeå – The Arctic University - Hans Adolfsson, Vice Chancellor at Umeå University

Västerbotten – an Arctic Region - Erik Bergkvist, Regionråd and Chair Region Västerbotten 

14.30-15.00 COFFEE

15.00-16.00 NATURAL RESOURCES PANEL

Lennart Gustavsson, Chairman, Georange

Malin Brännström, Researcher at Department of Law, Umeå University

Camilla Bondareva, Swedish Lapland Visitors Board

Johanna Gardeström, koordinator Biosfärområde Vindelälven-Juhtatdahka

16.00-17.00 CLIMATE CHANGE PANEL

Per Axelsson, Centre for Sami Research (Cesam) - Vaartoe, Umeå University

Maria Furberg, Department of Clinical Microbiology, Umeå University

Keith Larson, CIRC and Department of Ecology and Environmental Sciences at Umeå University

Tim Horstkotte, Department of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Umeå University

17.00-17.15 CLOSURE

17.15-17.45 Mingle

17.45 DINNER AT HANSSON & HAMMAR

Invitation and programme in PDF


Sidansvarig: Gabriella Nordin

Utskriftsversion