The AUFF-Ukraine Research Fellows at the Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies (AIAS) host this hybrid conference to reflect on the current state of socio-economic and scientific-educational sectors in Ukraine; visions and plans for the post-war recovery of Ukraine; and to bring together scholars from different disciplines bridging scientists inside and outside of Ukraine.
Each panel of the conference has four or three 15-minute talks, followed by a panel discussion.
09.30 - 09.45 Welcome speakers
09.45 - 10.15 Keynote speaker
Prof. Thomas Sinkjær, Secretary General of the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters and Aalborg University (DK): “Science and science policy during and post war”
10.15 - 10.30 Coffee break
10.30 - 12.00 TALKS & PANEL DISCUSSION 1: Visions and Plans of the Post-War Recovery in Ukraine
Chair: Iza Romanowska, AIAS Fellow
12.00 - 13.00 Lunch
13.00 - 13.15 Keynote speaker
Nobel Peace Prize Winner 2022 Oleksandra Matviichuk, head of the Ukrainian Center for Civil Liberties. TBA
13.15 - 14.15 TALKS & PANEL DISCUSSION 2: People and Institutions as a Key Factor in the Post-War Recovery in Ukraine
Chair: Bridget Vincent, AIAS Fellow
14.15 - 14.45 Coffee break
14.45 - 15.45 TALKS & PANEL DISCUSSION 3: Financing, Pathways and Mechanisms. Reintroduction of the scientific "refugees" into the Post-War Recovery Infrastructure
Chair: Shiru Lim, AIAS Fellow
15.45 - 16.15 Concluding remarks. Conference summary and outcomes. Scientific networking.
Chair: Svitlana Kononchuk, visiting researcher, Aarhus University
16.15 - 18.00 Reception in the AIAS Hall
All are welcome to join the conference by prior registration by 23 March. The conference is free-of-charge and hybrid, allowing for either in-person or online participation. A link to attend the conference online via Zoom will be sent to you in due time prior to the event.