Bergen’s academic institutions gather some of the world’s top water experts for a two-week research school this summer for PhD students and junior researchers. The annual Bergen Summer Research School (BSRS) will from June 13-24, 2016 create a multidisciplinary venue for exploring one of the greatest challenges of our time – water. Seven parallel courses […]
Date: Thursday 29th September 2016 Time: 09:30 to 16:00 Venue: At the Faculty of Law, UiB Magnus Lagabøtes Plass 1 5010 Bergen The purpose of the seminar is to provide the participants with a map of Chinese business law and to help them to understand essential features of Chinese society and business culture. The seminar is […]
The 11th Annual China goes Global© conference will be held in Kristiansand, Norway, located in the southern tip of the country. We encourage paper writers, panel presenters, book authors, and PhD students researching China’s globalization to submit their work on our website (http://www.chinagoesglobal.org/conference/paper-submission).
The Environmental Research for a Green Transition (MILJØFORSK) (2016–2025) programme is the Research Council of Norway’s primary initiative for land-based environmental research and will expand the knowledge base on key environmental problems. The programme will generate new knowledge about biodiversity, cultural environments, ecosystem services, hazardous substances and pollution, among other topics. It will also study […]
Rjukan is a small but remarkable town in the southern part of Norway. Despite having only 3000 inhabitants, the town has played an important part in Norwegian history. Rjukan is not an old town; it was founded in the early 20th century as an industrial town between the steep mountains because the location gave the […]
An unmanned autocraft built by drone maker Henning Pedersen and students of the University of Oslo (all Norway) has flown into the record books after achieving the Guinness World Records title for Heaviest payload lifted by a remote-controlled multicopter. To watch a video and read more about the Drone Megacopter, please click here.
SIU and the Research Council of Norway are providing funds for international exchange and experience for researchers and students at any level in their carreer. The long-term goal is to stimulate the development of Norwegian research at an international level of excellence, through cooperation with excellent partners. The programme is aimed at aiding the growth […]
The third China-Nordic Arctic Cooperation Symposium will take place in May 2015 Shanghai. CNARC has issued a call for abstracts for the symposium. The theme for this years symposium will be Arctic Synergies: Polices and Best Practices. Proposals are welcome from researchers affiliated with Nordic and Chinese universities, research institutes, think tanks and organizations. All presentations will […]
MODERNIZATION, GENDER AND GENERATION – RECONFIGURATIONS OF EVERYDAY LIFE. CASES FROM CHINA AND THE NORDIC COUNTRIES The intention with this PhD course is to bring together researchers and PhD students from the Nordic countries, China or elsewhere, who share research interests in gender and generational relations, and processes and conceptions of modernization and individualization. […]
Innovation Norway’s Innovation House Shanghai has launched their new webpage which includes a weekly podcast series on how to do business in China with Paal Braathen, the head of Innovation Norway Shanghai. The podcast series is aimed at helping people understand what it takes for Norwegian businesses to set up shop in China, and will […]