Events

February 20, 2017 — Master's Award ceremony at the Development Days Conference 2017

UniPID and the Finnish Society for Development Research awarded Marinka Räsänen the 2016 Master's Award in Development Studies. The winner, Marinka Räsänen, received a prize sum of 1000 euros for his environmental sciences thesis "Political economy and ecology of water control -...

February 20, 2017 — UniPID DocShop 2017 reflected on the career options and responsible professional practices of the development research PhDs

UniPID DocShop 2017: Life after the PhD - Responsible professional practices for development researchers in the contemporary world was organized in Helsinki on February 16, 2017 in connection with the annual Development Days conference.

December 12, 2016 — UniPID-FinCEAL Plus STI Crossroads Seminar: FinCEAL+ Asia: Inter-sectoral Research Cooperation - Focus Asia Workshop organized in Helsinki 27 October 2016

The Focus Asia workshop on Thursday afternoon gathered together almost 40 participants. The afternoon session featured interesting speakers and their case examples of research cooperation between universities and industry and other stakeholders in several regions in Asia including India, Southeast...

November 17, 2016 — Singapore-Finland Research seminar on Smart Innovations for Health and Education in Singapore 18th October 2016

Singapore – Finland bi-regional research seminar focusing on Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation in Health and Education was held on October 18th in Singapore. The high level event was organized by UniPID-FinCEAL Plu in cooperation with the Embassy of Finland in Singapore. The event...

November 11, 2016 — FinCEAL Plus LAC at the Second Preparatory Seminar for the III EU-CELAC Academic Summit, held in Stockholm 6-7 October, 2016

In the mission to advance the implementation of the Euro-Latin American and Caribbean Common Area for Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, FinCEAL Plus LAC endorsed the event and held a presentation about its research cooperation support activities. The seminar had a diverse group...

November 9, 2016 — Finnish Innovations for a Changing and Complicated World

The Finnish University Partnership for International Development (UniPID) hosted a session on “Innovations entering South Africa” during the “South Africa Innovation Summit” that took place at the Birchwood Hotel in Johannesburg on 21-24 September 2016.

October 19, 2016 — UniPID DocNet Seminar Story from Tvärminne

UniPID DocNet brought together a total of 16 doctoral students and 8 supervisors for the purposes of a two-day seminar 6-7 October 2016 at University of Helsinki research station in Tvärminne, Hanko. The programme included both plenary sessions and parallel thematic working groups.

September 27, 2016 — FinCEAL Plus is preparing for the Singapore-Finland Research Seminar on Smart Innovations for Health and Education,18th October 2016, in Singapore

UniPID – Finnish University Partnership for International Development / FinCEAL Plus is organizing a high-level, bi-regional research seminar focusing on Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation in Health and Education, 18th October 2016, Singapore. The seminar will be aligned with Design...

September 16, 2016 — UniPID & FinCEAL+ Seminar: Science, Technology and Innovation Crossroads - Global Lessons from Cooperation among Academia, Private and Third Sectors, Helsinki, 27-28 October, 2016

UniPID and FinCEAL+ have the pleasure to invite researchers, companies, non-governmental organizations and other stakeholders to join us for the "Science, Technology and Innovation Crossroads: Global Lessons from Cooperation among Academia and Private and Third Sectors" seminar and...