The University of the Future
What will research and education be like for our future generations? Join us for a week filled with activities concerning development, research and higher education in the future.
The Infrastructures of the Future: Basic Science in Dynamic Regions
Date: 17-18 October I Time: Full day I Place: LUX, Lund
Symposium devoted to the future role of infrastructure in science. High hopes are often bound to research infrastructure from a number of perspectives. But how do we know that they will function as planned? Can there be any guarantees that investments in research infrastructures are well spent? This event will take place between 12:00-16:00 on 17 October 2017 and continue the day after, 18 October between 08:00-12:00.
Events and activities during the week
Exhibition: From Microcosmos to Cosmos
Date: 16-22 October I Place: Grand Hotel, Lund
Debate: Can You Defend Creativity in the Civil War of Academia?
Date: 18 October I Time: 20:00-21:00 I Place: Athens, AF-borgen, Lund
More information to be published in the events calendar at lu.se
Digitalisation of Education – The End of Universities?
Date: 19 October I Time: 10:00-14:00 I Place: Auditorium of the International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics (IIIEE), Tegnérsplatsen 4, Lund
Inauguration of the Ravensbrück Archive
Date: 20 October I Time: 16:00 I Place: Tegnérsalen, Main University Library
Welcome to take part in a historic moment as the archive – containing translated and digitalised versions of 500 interviews conducted in 1945 with survivers of the Holocaust – is inaugurated.
Alumni Homecoming Weekend
Date: 20-22 October I Place: Lund (several places)
Welcome back to Lund! For all alumni who want to revisit Lund and enjoy the splendour of our 350th anniversary.
More about the Alumni Homecoming Weekend
Theme: MAX IV and ESS, at Vattenhallen Science Centre
Date: 21-22 October I Time: 12:00-17:00 I Place: Vattenhallen Science Centre
During the open house at Vattenhallen Science Centre you can learn what materials research is and how the research facilities ESS and MAX IV works. Don't miss the Quantum show, popular science lectures and the experiments on light, materials, nanotechnology and other interesting activities. In the centre's planetarium you can see the show "Cosmic light."
Check the events calendar to see other events during our jubilee year.