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Events Archive

The Centre organises several events during the year, e.g. seminars and workshops for individual research groups as well as excursions and more social events.

See also our News Archive

 

November 20th 2012 at 6 pm:

Guest lecture at CAS

organized by 'The Warrior Project' and Quadriga nova.

Jan Svanberg: "Royal and Ducal Portraits in Sweden and Norway 1250-1363".

Professor Emeritus Jan Svanberg, Stockholm University, has published broadly on medieval stonesculpures and building-masters, Albertus Pictor, images of Saint Birgita, and other subjects.

October 12th 2012:

Open seminar

New perspectives on constitutionalism under conditions of globalization, organized by Inger Johanne Sand, Dag Michalsen and Ola Mestad.

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September 25th 2012 at 7pm:

Collegium medievale lecture

by Jan Erik Rekdal: The representation of the warrior in relation to the king in the European Middle Ages (600-1600). The Irish, the Welsh, the Old Norse and the Anglo-Saxon tradition.

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August 30th 2012:

Opening ceremony, 2012

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August 21st - 24th 2012:

The 2012 Abel Symposium

The 2012 Abel Symposium, Operator Related Function Theory and Time-Frequency Analysis, organized by Yurii Lyubarskii and Kristian Seip.

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June 11th - 12th 2012:

Concluding conference

of the project "Cogniton in aging - contributions of cognitive neuroscience and cognitive neurogenetics", organized by Ivar Reinvang's group

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June 10th-11th 2012:

Conference

organized by Laura Janda and Tore Nesset

Venue:
The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Oslo

May 22nd - 24th 2012:

Workshop in Lofoten

International Workshop on Soft Matter Physics & Complex Flows, in Lofoten, Norway

Organized by Jon Otto Fossum, Elisabeth Bouchaud and Knut Jorgen Maloy

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Poster (pdf)
Workshop booklet (pdf)

May 15th - 19th 2012:

CAS Workshop

International Workshop on Quantum Systems in Complex environments.

Organized by Yuri Galperin, Bo-Sture Skagerstam and Boris Altshuler

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May 9th 2012:

Open seminar

at the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters:
”Nye trender i rettsvitenskapen”

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May 8th 2012:

CAS Seminar

arranged by Laura Janda and Tore Nesset.

Program (pdf)

April 19th 2012:

Seminar on Canonicity as Process

This seminar offers a glimpse of research on canonicity currently going on in various research institutions in Oslo. Host for the seminar is the group for religion and theology in the Norwegian Academy for Science and Letters.

Invitation (Norwegian/English; pdf)

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March 28th-31st 2012:

Conference in St. Petersburg

Time and Space in St. Petersburg, organized by CAS in collaboration with the Norwegian University Center in St. Petersburg.

Program (pdf), Photos

March 6th - 9th 2012:

MarchCOMeeting 2012

Complex matter physics: Materials, dynamics and patterns, Havana, Cuba

Organized by Tom H. Johansen's group

Poster (pdf)
Workshop booklet (pdf)

February 9th - 10th 2012:

Workshop

"Kognitive neuroscience fenotyper (KNF) i genetiske assosiasjonsstudier", organized by Ivar Reinvang

Program (pdf)

February 6th - 7th 2012:

International Mini-Workshop on

Complex Flows, International Center for Condensed Matter Physics (ICCMP), University of Brasilia (UnB), Brazil
Organized by Tom H. Johansen's group

Poster (pdf)

January 31st - February 3rd 2012:

2nd International Workshop on

PosterComplex Physical Phenomena in Materials.

Venue: Hotel Armacao, Porto de Galinhas, Brazil

Organized by Tom H. Johansen's group


Poster
(pdf)
Workshop booklet (pdf)

January 23rd - 24th 2012:

Workshop

"Brain imaging and cognition", organized by Ivar Reinvang

Venue: Gabelshus hotell

November 23rd 2011:

CAS Seminar

"Time is space thus far", arranged by Laura Janda and Tore Nesset.

Program (pdf)

October 7th 2011:

CAS Seminar

"Variation and Russian Verbs", arranged by the Time & Space group.

Program (pdf)

September 26th 2011:

COMPLEX-CAS kick-off meeting

 

Program (pdf)

August 30th 2011:

Opening ceremony, 2011

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August 29th - September 2nd 2011:

International Workshop on

Complex Phenomena in Superconductors & Magnetic Systems

Organized by Tom H. Johansen

Venue: Hardangerfjord hotel, Øystese, Norway

Workshop programme (pdf)

August 22nd - 24th 2011:

Kickoff meeting

organized by Ivar Reinvang

 

Programme (pdf)

August 19th 2011:

Seminar at CAS

arranged by the Time & Space group:

Francis Steen (UCLA): Presentation of UCLA Communication Studies Archive

Spring 2011:

Kickoff Conference in Tromsø

arranged by Laura Janda and Tore Nesset:

Time and Variation in Cognitive Linguistics

Programme

June 10th 2011:

CAS meeting

Final CAS Cruise Meeting for the ”Mantle Dynamics” Group: Understanding Earth from Core to Surface Through Time.

Programme (pdf)

June 6 - 8th 2011:

Final Conference

"Discourse Representation, Comprehension and Production in a Cross-linguistic Perspective" organized by Cathrine Fabricius-Hansen, Kjell Johan Sæbø and Barbara Schmiedtová.

 

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May 11-13th 2011:

Kongsberg seminar

CAS and PGP (University of Oslo) are arranging a 3 day seminar at Kongsberg entitled "Earth Systems Challenges". Organizers: Bjørn Jamtveit and Trond Torsvik.

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April 3-8th 2011:

Symposium on mantle dynamics

CAS scientists Trond Torsvik, Rob Van der Voo, Clinton Conrad and Mike Gurnis arranged a special symposium at the European Geoscience Union General Assembly in Vienna entitled "Whole mantle dynamics: Linking surface and deep processes".

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April 1st 2011:

Open seminar on Human Rights

"Hva er i veien med menneskerettigheter?" (What's wrong with Human Rights?) - Seminar arranged by Nytt Norsk Tidsskrift, and the CAS project of 2009/2010 "Should states ratify human conventions".

 

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March 23th - 26th 2011:

Workshop

Winter workshop at Sørnesset, organized by Cathrine Fabricius-Hansen.

March 9 - 10th, 2011:

CAS Workshop

CAS workshop on Perspective in Discourse
organized by Kjell Johan Sæbø.

February 16th - 18th 2011:

Conference

The Age of Uncertainty: Climate change, water systems and social development organized by the "CAS water group" led by Terje Tvedt in 2008/2009.

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February 6 - 7th, 2011:

CAS Workshop

"Adversative Workshop",
organized by Cathrine Fabricius-Hansen.

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December 13 - 17th, 2010:

AGU meeting

CAS members from the Mantle Dynamics group contribute with 21 lectures and posters at the annual AGU meeting in San Francisco.

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December 1st -2nd, 2010:

Internal CAS Workshop

Experimental Methods in Linguistic Research, organized by Cathrine Fabricius-Hansen

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November 29th 2010:

The Jan Trulsen symposium

organized by Hans L. Pécseli

Programme (pdf)

November 19th - 20th 2010:

Conference

"Narrative Ethics" organized by Jakob Lothe

Programme (pdf)

November 4th-6th 2010:

6th TOPO-EUROPE Workshop

at Hotel Klækken, Hønefoss, Norway.
organized by Professor Trond Helge Torsvik

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September 28th- October 1st 2010:

The Abel Symposium 2010

Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations

organized by Helge Holden (NTNU) and Kenneth H. Karlsen (UiO)

 

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September 24th 2010:

Earth Patterns and Processes
- 50 years with Bjørn Jamtveit

organized by Professor Trond Helge Torsvik

 

Programme (pdf)

September 1st 2010:

Opening of the 19th academic year of the Centre

Presentation by Cathrine Fabricius-Hansen

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August 26th - 27th 2010:

Kickoff meeting - Voodoo Tectonics

organized by Professor Trond Helge Torsvik

 

Programme (pdf)

August 20th 2010:

Kickoff meeting

"Meaning and Understanding across Languages" organized by Professor Cathrine Fabricius-Hansen

 

Programme (pdf)

August 18th - 20th 2010:

Kickoff meeting

"Personal Development and Socio-Cultural Change" organized by Professors Hanne Haavind and Harriet Bjerrum Nielsen

 

Programme (pdf)

June 30th 2010:

Book Launch

"Det biologiske mennesket" (The biological human being), edited by Terje Bongard and Eivin Røskaft.

Press release and book launch invitation (in Norwegian)

June 18th 2010:

Workshop

Working Group on Legitimacy, organized by the Human Rights group, June 18th, Paris, France

June 14th 2010:

Workshop

Book project on Human Rights Treaty Bodies, organized by Geir Ulfstein. Meeting in Oslo June 14th 2010.

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June 3th - 4th 2010:

Conference

Final Conference of the research project "Ethics in Antiquity: The Quest for the Good Life"

Venue: The Norwegian Institute in Rome, Italy

May 13th - 16th 2010:

Seminar

Seminar on "Brood parasitism", arranged by Eivin Røskaft.


Preliminary programme (pdf)

May 12th 2010 at 14.00:

Lecture at CAS

Alexandrine Schniewind: "The double sided access to eudaimonia in Plato"

May 10th 2010:

Lecture at CAS

Karen Margrethe Nielsen (University of Western Ontario): "The Nicomachean Ethics in Hellenistic Philosophy"
Arranged by the Ethics in Antiquity group at CAS.
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May 10th 2010:

Panel discussion

Presentation by Thomas Pogge at an event at Litteraturhuset, Oslo, May 10th: Panel discussion: "The 'Health Impact Fund' as a Model for a Sustainable Global Order"

Arranged by: Center for the Study of Mind in Nature, UiO
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April 27th 2010 at 7 PM:

Lecture at Litteraturhuset

Eyjólfur Kjalar Emilsson and Øyvind Rabbås:
"Lykken - hva er det?"

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April 15th - 17th 2010:

Conference

on "Happiness in Ancient Art and Literature" organized by Øivind Andersen and Fritz-Heiner Mutschler.

Programme (pdf), poster (pdf)

March 26th 2010:

Seminar on "The rarity of twins"

Eivin Røskaft: "The rarity of twins: A result of an evolutionary battle between mothers and daughters – or do they agree?", CEES, UiO, Friday 26th at 02:15 PM.

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March 11-12th 2010:

CEDAW Conference

"From ratification to implementation: CEDAW in International and National Law", organized by Anne Hellum and Henriette S. Aasen

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March 5th 2010 at 10 am:

Lecture at CAS

Organized by the Ethics in Antiquity group:

Taneli Kukkonen: "The Attainment of Happiness according to 'The Attainment of Happiness'"

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February 26th 2010:

One day conference at CAS

Book Project on "Treaty Bodies in Human Rights", organized by Andreas Føllesdal and Geir Ulfstein

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February 4th 2010:

Book Launch

"Rettferdighet" (Fairness), the latest addition in the CULCOM book series, edited by Anne Hellum and Beatrice Halsaa.

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January 19th 2010:

Talk at Grand Hotel, Oslo

Talk by Eivin Røskaft at the contact conference of the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research: "Gjøken og dens verter - et godt modellsystem for 'gjensidig' evolusjon"
(in Norwegian)

January 14th - 15th 2010:

Workshops

on HR Conventions, bodies and their Legitimacy (chaired by Andreas Føllesdal and Geir Ulfstein) as part of the International Conference on Democracy as Idea and Practice, University of Oslo, Norway

November 25th 2009:

Symposium

"The Domestic Consequences of International Human Rights Treaty Ratification" organized by Professors Andreas Føllesdal and Geir Ulfstein

 

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November 10th 2009:

Seminar at the University of Cambridge

Behaviour, Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series at the University of Cambridge,
Talk by Bård Gunnar Stokke: "Co-evolutionary interactions between cuckoos and their hosts"

October 13th - 16th 2009:

Conference

The conference "Networks, Interaction and Emerging Identities in Fennoscandia and Beyond" concludes the CAS project 2008/2009 led by Charlotte Damm.

Organizers: Centre for Advanced Study (Oslo) and University of Tromsø

 

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October 9th - 10th 2009:

Conference

"Ancient Happiness" organized by Professors Øivind Andersen and Eyjólfur Kjalar Emilsson

Time: October 9th - 10th 2009
Place: The University of Oslo, Blindern

Poster (pdf)

September 25th 2009:

Philosophy seminar series

at the University of Oslo,
organized by Øyvind Rabbås

Sept. 25th: "Virtue and Law in Plato" Julia Annas, University of Arizona

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September 3rd 2009:

Guest Lecture at CAS

organized by Professors Øivind Andersen and Eyjólfur Kjalar Emilsson

Jennifer Whiting: "Aristotle, Eudemian Ethics VII, 12"

September 1st 2009:

Opening of the 18th academic year of the Centre

 

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August 18th - 20th 2009:

Opening Conference

"Should States Ratify Human Rights Conventions?" organized by Professors Andreas Føllesdal and Geir Ulfstein

Time: August 18th - 20th 2009
Place: The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

Program (pdf)

Press release (pdf; in Norwegian)

Opening Remarks by Rector of UiO, Ole Petter Ottersen

June 8th - 9th 2009:

CAS seminar on

“Ethics in Antiquity: The Quest for the Good Life” organized by Professors Øivind Andersen and Eyjólfur Kjalar Emilsson

Time: June 8th - 9th 2009
Place: Reykjavík, Norway

May 26th - 27th 2009:

CAS workshop on

“Numerical Aspects of Nonlinear PDEs of Hyperbolic Type” organized by Helge Holden and Kenneth H. Karlsen

 

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April 20th - 21st 2009:

CAS workshop on

“The Currents of Power Water and the New World Order”
organized by Terje Tvedt, CAS Oslo, and Nile Basin Research Programme, Bergen

Venue: Hotel Admiral, Bergen, Norway

April 15th - 17th 2009:

CAS seminar on

“Regional specialists”
organized by Charlotte Damm.

 

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March 30th - 31st 2009:

CAS workshop on

“The Way the Rivers Run: River Control, Technological Development and Economic Change 1750 - 1900”
organized by Terje Tvedt

Venue: The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

January 26th - 29th 2009:

CAS seminar on

“Interaction and networking”
organized by Charlotte Damm.

 

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January 26th - 27th 2009:

CAS workshop on

“Fluid approaches to history ”
organized by Terje Tvedt

Venue: The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

November 17th - 18th 2008:

CAS workshop on

“The Way the Rivers Run: World History and Changes in the Water Landscape”
organized by Terje Tvedt

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September 30th - October 3rd 2008:

CAS seminar on

“Materiality, language and identities”
organized by Charlotte Damm.

 

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September 3rd 2008:

Opening of the 17th academic year of the Centre

 

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August 20th - 22nd 2008:

CAS workshop on

“Nonlinear Waves and Hyperbolic Equations”
organized by Alberto Bressan, Gui-Qiang Chen, Helge Holden, Kenneth H. Karlsen and Sigmund Selberg

 

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June 24th - 25th 2008:

CAS workshop

on The Power of the Ruler and the Ideology of Rulership in Nordic Culture 800-1200 organized by Gro Steinsland

 

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May 20th - 22nd 2008:

CAS workshop on

“Evolutionary theory and policy”

 

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May 14th - 16th 2008:

Follow-up conference

Follow-up conference, SpiNOR 2008, organized by Professors Arne Brataas and Asle Sudbø

 

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May 8th - 10th 2008:

Follow-up Conference

on Ritual Transformation organized by Turid Karlsen Seim was held at The Norwegian Institute in Rome (DNIR), Italy

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April 30th - May 2nd 2008:

Follow-up workshop

Follow-up workshop on Family changes in industrialized countries organized by Professors Nico Keilman and Øystein Kravdal

 

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March 26th - 28th 2008:

CAS workshop on

“The changing role of public sector research in innovation”

 

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November 2nd 2007:

Policy Seminar on

“Innovation in firms” organized by The Research Council of Norway and Centre for Advanced Study

 

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October 30th - November 1st 2007:

CAS workshop on

“Innovation in firms” organized by Professors Jan Fagerberg, David Mowery & Bart Verspagen

 

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September 4th 2007:

Opening of the 16th academic year of the Centre

 

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August 30th -31st 2007:

Follow-up workshop

Follow-up workshop on Environmental Economics: Policy instruments, technology development, and international cooperation organized by Professor Michael Hoel

 

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June 27th -30th 2007:

SpiNor 2007

Closing conference on Spin and charge flow in nanostructures
organized by Arne Brataas and Asle Sudbø

 

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June 11th -13th 2007:

Closing conference

Metamorphoses: Resurrection, Taxonomies and Transformative Practices in Early Christianity
organized by Professor Turid Karlsen Seim

 

Program (pdf)

April 19th -20th 2007:

Workshop

Family changes in industrialized countries: Background, consequences, modelling issues
organized by Professors Nico Keilman and Øystein Kravdal

 

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March 12th -13th 2007:

Seminar

Transformations of Gender in Early Christianity; Theoretical and Material Approaches
organized by Professor Turid Karlsen Seim

 

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March 1st - 2nd 2007:

SFINx meeting

Superconductivity-Ferromagnetism Interplay in Nanostructured Hybrid Systems (SFINx) meeting, organized by Professor Arne Brataas

 

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October 30th 2006:

Seminar on Elite Research in Norway

Time: October 30th, 09.15 - 16.15
Place: The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Drammensveien 78, Oslo

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September 5th 2006:

Opening of the 15th academic year of the Centre

 

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