Second Conference of Nordic Network for Diversity in Physics.

from Monday, November 4, 2019 (10:00 AM) to Tuesday, November 5, 2019 (3:30 PM)
Other Institutes (Helsinki, Paasitorni)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Nov 4, 2019
Nov 5, 2019
10:00 AM --- Registration ---
11:00 AM --- Lunch ---
9:00 AM Key Note Talk: Science and Diversity at CERN - Louise Carvalho for DG Fabiola Giannotti (CERN)   ()
9:45 AM Introduction to poster session   ()
10:00 AM --- Coffee & poster session ---
10:40 AM Invited Talk: Women and Physics in Denmark - Christa Gall, Heidi Korhonen, University of Copenhagen   ()
11:00 AM Invited Talk: Women and Physics in Iceland - Valentina Giangreco M Puletti, University of Iceland, Iceland   ()
11:20 AM Invited Talk: Women and Physics in Sweden - Donatella Puglisi Linköping,Sweden   ()
11:40 AM Invited Talk: Women and Physics in Norway - Anna Lipniacka, University of Bergen, Norway   ()
12:00 PM --- Welcome, Vice-Rector Paula Eerola ---
12:15 PM Welcome, Hanna Vehkamäki   ()
12:30 PM Key Note Talk: Implicit Bias in Academia - Prof. Jadranka Gvozdanovic, University of Heidelberg, Germany   ()
1:15 PM Invited Talk: The Ghostly Messengers of the Universe - Prof. Irene Tamborra, Niels Bohr Institute, Denmark   ()
1:45 PM Invited Talk: Urban Meteorology - Dr Leena Järvi, University of Helsinki   ()
2:15 PM --- Coffee ---
2:45 PM Invited Talk: Earthquakes: From mega to micro - Vala Hjörleifsdóttir, Reykjavík Energy, Iceland   ()
3:15 PM Invited Talk: Women and Physics in Finland - Eija Tuominen, Hanna Vehkamäki, Katja Lauri, Helsinki   ()
3:30 PM Contributed talk: Women in Radio Science - Asta Pellinen-Wannberg (Umeå University & Swedish Institute of Space Physics)   (Helsinki, Paasitorni)
3:45 PM Contributed talk: Empowering integration of art and science, facing climate change together - Taina Ruuskanen (INAR, University of Helsinki) Aune Kallinen (Theatre Academy, University of the Arts Helsinki) Laura Riuttanen (INAR, University of Helsinki) Katja Lauri (University of Helsinki) Hanna Vehkamäki (INAR, University of Helsinki)   ()
4:00 PM Contributed talk: Nuclear astrophysics, role models and efforts for better gender balance - Anu Kankainen (University of Jyväskylä)   (Helsinki, Paasitorni)
4:15 PM --- Gymnastics break ---
4:30 PM Contributed talk: Accelerated expansion? - Sofie Marie Koksbang (University of Helsinki)   ()
4:40 PM Contributed talk: A simple diagram to classify meteoroid impacts - Maria Gritsevich (Finnish Geospatial Research Institute FGI) Ellie Sansom (Curtin University) DFN TEAM (Curtin University)   ()
5:00 PM Contributed talk: Identifying oral cancer biomarkers from saliva and oral soft tissue using near-infrared spectroscopy - Miia Hurskainen (University of Eastern Finland)   (Helsinki, Paasitorni)
5:15 PM Privilege walk & discussion, Prof. Hanna Vehkamäki   ()
6:30 PM --- Conference Dinner ---
12:00 PM --- Lunch ---
1:00 PM Invited Talk: Emerging Materials for Photovoltaics: towards Solar Paint - Prof. Ellen Moons, Karlstad University, Sweden   ()
1:30 PM Contributed talk: Small biases on appreciation that lead to substantial and harmful effect of segregation in task centered groups: An agent based simulation of discourse pattern formation - Ismo Koponen (University of Helsinki) Maija Nousiainen (University of Helsinki)   ()
1:45 PM Contributed talk: Taming Macromolecules by Light - Supramolecular Photobreathing Zwitterionic Micelles - Jaana Vapaavuori (Aalto University) Jukka Niskanen (Aalto University)   (Helsinki, Paasitorni)
2:00 PM Panel discussion about Unconscious Bias, by Prof. Jadranka Gvozdanovic, Prof. Tomas Brage, Chairperson of the Helsinki Association of Women Researchers Päivi Salmesvuori - Moderator Katja Lauri   ()
2:45 PM --- Conference Wrap-Up ---