Calendar of Events

May 2016

23 May–24 May

single white female

Exhibition Ellen Angus shows "single white female"

24 May at 13:00–16:30

Graduation Ceremony for students of International Master programmes

Other A ceremony for all graduating students of International Master programmes. Guests of graduating students as well as staff at Umeå University are most welcome to take part in the celebrations.

25 May at 12:10–12:50

Vera Vinter

Culture on Campus Vera Vinter is an artist and songwriter from Stora Lappträsk in northern Sweden. She released her solo debut "Idyll" in 2012.

25 May at 13:00–20:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 13–20

Other FabLab is open to everyone Wednesdays 1pm–8pm. Here anyone can make almost anything. Welcome.

25 May at 14:00–16:00

Information meetings about Horizon 2020

Lecture Welcome to a series of information meetings with focus on Horizon 2020 - the research and innovation program of the European Union.

30 May at 13:15–15:00

Brian Black: "Energy Hinge? Tracing an American Energy Transition in Consumer Culture since the 1970s"

Seminar series The research seminar series in history of science and ideas and Umeå Studies in Science, Technology, and Environment invites you to a seminar with Brian Black, Professor of History and Environmental Studies at Pennsylvania State University.

31 May at 14:00–16:00

Information meetings about Horizon 2020

Lecture Welcome to a series of information meetings with focus on Horizon 2020 - the research and innovation program of the European Union.


June 2016

1 June at 13:00–20:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 13–20

Other FabLab is open to everyone Wednesdays 1pm–8pm. Here anyone can make almost anything. Welcome.

2 June at 12:00–13:00

Arcum lunchseminarium Juni 2016

Seminar Arcum invites to a lunch seminar on Thursday, June 2, 12.00-13.00 at Universitetsklubben, Umeå University.

2 June at 16:00–22:00

UMA End of Year Exhibition 2016

Course/education On June 2nd 2016 we open the school to the public. We would like to welcome you all: family, friends, colleagues, and citizens of Umeå and the region - to the UMA End of Year Exhibition. Between 16.00 and 22.00 o’clock we open UMA to the public, to invite you to see the work of our students, from this academic year 2015/2016. 



8 June at 13:00–20:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 13–20

Other FabLab is open to everyone Wednesdays 1pm–8pm. Here anyone can make almost anything. Welcome.

8 June at 14:00–16:00

Information meetings about Horizon 2020

Lecture Welcome to a series of information meetings with focus on Horizon 2020 - the research and innovation program of the European Union.

12 June at 14:00–18:00

Opening. Two new exhibitions

Exhibition Opening: Saara Ekström / Alchemy and Fouad Elkoury / The Greatest Day

15 June–16 June

Functional brain imaging: past, present and the future

Conference On June 15-16 2016, Umeå Center for Functional Brain Imaging (UFBI) is arranging an anniversary symposium to celebrate the 15th year of the center.

15 June at 13:00–20:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 13–20

Other FabLab is open to everyone Wednesdays 1pm–8pm. Here anyone can make almost anything. Welcome.

15 June at 13:00–17:00

Medical technology – the Key to future health and regional growth!

Seminar Ground breaking medtech solutions developed in the region will be presented. Representatives from health care, universities, industry and investors will share their insights to the importance of medical technology in regards to future health and regional growth.

16 June–17 June

Prospectives in Cancer Research

Conference A major challenge for future cancer research is to promote multi-disciplinary efforts. The idea with this meeting is to give a state-of-the-art overview of a few fields within cancer research and encourage a broad audience of people with different specialties to interact and discuss and hopefully build new fruitful collaborations.

17 June at 14:00–16:00

Information meetings about Horizon 2020

Lecture Welcome to a series of information meetings with focus on Horizon 2020 - the research and innovation program of the European Union.

22 June at 13:00–20:00

FabLab Sliperiet Wednesdays 13–20

Other FabLab is open to everyone Wednesdays 1pm–8pm. Here anyone can make almost anything. Welcome.


August 2016

1 August–6 August

Towards Sustainable Communities in the Barents Region

Course/education The interdisciplinary course “Towards Sustainable Communities” covers the complexity of sustainability of the communities in the Barents Region. Besides keynote lectures and sauna mingel, the students are expected to prepare in advance a short article and an oral presentation of their work, which will be read and commented upon by fellow students.

19 August at 10:00–15:00

Making som pedagogisk modell – att undervisa för en utforskande och görande praktik

Workshop Welcome to a seminar for university teachers who are interested in the making movement and to developing innovative working methods using the fabrication lab in Sliperiet.

24 August at 10:00–15:00

Motion Capture – in teaching and research

Workshop The seminar welcomes university teachers and researchers from different disciplines who are interested in developing innovative working methods using Motion Capture technology to promote problem solving, creativity and entrepreneurship in teaching and research.

26 August at 10:00–15:00

Making som pedagogisk modell – att undervisa för en utforskande och görande praktik

Workshop Welcome to a seminar for university teachers who are interested in the making movement and to developing innovative working methods using the fabrication lab in Sliperiet.


September 2016

2 September at 10:00–15:00

Bring knowledge to life - to teach for motivation and drive

Workshop Welcome to a workshop for university teachers from all diciplines with an interest in developing working methods and for discussing oportunities to work creatively and stimulating in different teaching situations.

4 September at 14:00–15:00

The Secret Behind Eames´s Design Successes

Lecture A talk by Dennis Dahlqvist, art and design critic. Language: English.


October 2016

22 October at 17:00

The Annual Celebration Ceremony

Other The Annual Celebration Ceremony is an important ritual when the university installs its newly appointed professors, and celebrates honorary doctors and scientific award recipients.


November 2016

8 November–9 November

KBC DAYS

Conference Annual meeting at KBC.


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2011-08-17

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