Calendar of Events

May 2016

30 April–15 May

Throwing Out a Baby

Exhibition Inauguration Saturday 30th April 12:00 - 16:00

3 May at 18:30–20:00

The Design Duo Charles and Ray Eames

Lecture Passion, Play and Problem-solving. About designing for a function and at the same time create a design classic. A talk by Li Pamp, design expert and TV-host. Language: Swedish.

4 May at 12:00–13:00

Arcum Lunch Seminar May 2016

Seminar ARCUM LUNCH SEMINAR MAY 2016 Arcum invites to a lunch seminar on Wednesday, May 4, 12.00-13.00 at Universitetsklubben, Universum at Umeå University.

4 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.

7 May at 14:00–15:00

Opening: Digging for Fire

Exhibition Opening of the exhibition Digging for Fire by graduate students at Umeå Academy of Fine Arts. Welcome greetings by Swetlana Heger, Rector of the Art Academy. Professor Christoph Draeger presents the exhibition.

10 May at 18:30–19:30

Students from the Academy of Fine Arts conducts a tour

Other Students from the Academy of Fine Arts conducts a tour of the exhibition Digging for Fire

11 May at 08:00–19:00

TEDxUmeå 2016

Lecture On Wednesday, May 11, 2016, TEDxUmeå will be held in the capital of northern Sweden for the third time. New for this year is the increased size of the event. Thanks to obtaining a +100 license, the Umeå team will be able to welcome 400 participants.

11 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.

12 May at 12:10–12:50

Good Harvest

Culture on Campus Hanna Enlöf and Ylva Eriksson call themselves musical twins - something that shines through both in the music and their interaction on stage, where the two mysteriously and magically manage to form a sum greater than two.

15 May at 14:00–15:00

Students from the Academy of Fine Arts conducts a tour

Other Guided tour of the exhibition Digging for Fire by students Jennifer Myerscough and Thomas Hansson, in English.

17 May at 08:00–09:15

Secondary employment: experiences, opportunities and support

Seminar series Welcome to a seminar series where you as a researcher can get inspiration on how to utilize your research outside the university. Take this opportunity to exchange experiences regarding secondary employment, and to get more knowledge about the support systems available if you want to take an idea further.

17 May at 18:30–19:30

Students from the Academy of Fine Arts conducts a tour

Other Guided tour of the exhibition Digging for Fire by students Jennifer Myerscough and Thomas Hansson, in English.

18 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.

21 May at 16:00

Spring Graduation

Other At the Spring Graduation Ceremony, the doctoral students who have written, published and successfully defended a thesis, are honoured with a conferment ceremony.

22 May at 14:00–15:00

Students from the Academy of Fine Arts conducts a tour

Other All participating students gives a presentation of the exhibition Digging for Fire.

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 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.


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.

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.

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.

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.


September 2016

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.


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