September 23 – February 25
Measuring clouds – Mount Fuji through the eyes of Masanao Abes
During 2017 Gustavianum is highlighting the importance of measurement in various natural sciences.
January 19 – December 31
Other "Sweden Alumni Events" worldwide
Apart from events organized by Uppsala University, our alumni volunteers and our alumni chapters worldwide, there are also a number of "Sweden Alumni Events" taking place each year all over the world.
February 12 at 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Intersectionality – Experiences of inclusion and exclusion
This seminar will focus on intersectionality and how the different forms of discrimination and exclusion combine, overlap, or intersect by examining intersectionality in and beyond feminist studies as well as in political practices.
February 12 at 9:00 AM – March 4 at 5:00 PM
Ice in the Baroque Garden
We invite you to ice-skate in a spectacular setting in front of the classical facade of the Orangery in the Botanical Garden. Here, skaters of all ages can practice basic skills as well a pirouettes. Please note that we can only offer ice if it is cold enough outside. To enter, use the gates at Norbyvägen and Thunbergsvägen 6 as the gates towards the castle are locked during winter.
February 12 at 6:15 PM – 7:30 PM
The Lives of the Arctic Communities
This lecture will introduce listeners to the Arctic and how its communities are affected by climate change. The presentation will also discuss the fight to protect indigenous rights throughout the region.
February 13 at 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Love Data Week: The temperature of Uppsala – observations since 1722
The unique Uppsala temperature series is one of the worlds best examples of the value of open and accessible data. When Anders Celsius was a grad student in the 1720’s, the Uppsala researchers started conducting daily meteorological measurements, that have continued on until today, and into the future.
February 13 at 12:45 PM – 1:00 PM
Love Data Week: On altmetrics
Have a cup of coffee and listen to Daniel Wadskog, bibliometrician at Uppsala university library, who will talk about altmetrics and how it can be useful for researchers.
February 13 at 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Introduction to Python
Python is a programming language largely used in science and technology. It is easy readable, relatively easy to learn and builds on a large community of users.
February 13 at 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM
Study Abroad: General information
The International Office offers four different Study Abroad options
- Exchange Studies
- Erasmus Traineeship
- Minor Field Studies
- Summer Courses
February 13 at 6:15 PM – 8:00 PM
Public Lectures in Geography and Anthropology
Svenska sällskapet för antropologi och geografi invites to public lectures in anthropology and geography with Dr. Silke Reeploeg (Karlstad University), and Dr. Susann Baez Ullberg (Uppsala University).
February 14 at 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM
Love Data Week: Open data - examples and reflections
Open data can enable cumulative science, new discovery, and critical reanalysis. Increasingly, scientific journals and funders are mandating open data. Challenges exist in relation to data stewardship and protection of sensitive data from humans. This talk will give examples of open data from research on humans and will discuss scientific and ethical principles in relation to these examples.
February 14 at 12:45 PM – 1:00 PM
Love Data Week: Open access to research data and datasets in DiVA
Have a cup of coffee and listen to Christer Lagvik från the Electronic Publishing Centre, Uppsala university library, who will talk about open access to research data and how to publish data sets in DiVA.
February 14 at 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
TouchCast is a videoprogram for Ipad and Iphone that enables you to shoot, edit and share films and videos.
February 14 at 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM
Research Capacity Building in Asia - ISP Book Seminar
What are the results of three decades of research cooperation between the North and the South? Welcome to a book presentation on International Science Programme's long-term collaboration with research groups in Sri Lanka and Thailand. Tracing PhD graduates, looking at outcomes and finding the way forward.
Register here: http://doit.medfarm.uu.se/kurt11371
February 15 at 1:15 PM – 2:30 PM
Introduction to Zotero
In the introductory course we will help you get started, install the software and create an account. You will learn how to create a reference library, save references to Zotero from article databases, library catalogues and web pages, add PDF files to your Zotero library, and how to insert citations and create reference lists in your document.
February 15 at 1:15 PM – 2:45 PM
Love Data Week: Network analysis on publication data
Would you like to know how the rest of the world perceives your research? Welcome to this workshop where we will have a brief introduction to VOSviewer, a free network analysis toolkit for publication data.
February 15 at 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Introduction till Mendeley
Mendeley is a free reference management program, used to generate citations and bibliographies in Microsoft Word, LibreOffice, and LaTeX. Besides from reading, adding and organizing collections, Mendeley also offers ways for researchers to collaborate and connect, share papers, notes and annotations with colleagues.
February 15 at 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Existential Sustainability - A conversation with Antje Jackelén, Kevin Anderson and Kristina Segerström
A conversation between Antje Jackelén, Kevin Anderson and Kristina Segerström. Organized by The Church of Sweden in Uppsala, CEMUS (UU and SLU) and Upplands Nation.
February 16 at 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM
Love Data Week: The value and burden of open data - a foray through the solid Earth sciences data landscape
Data are central in solid Earth sciences and legacy data have a high value for new research. Nevertheless, many disciplines do not have a tradition of data sharing and preservation, but this situation is presently changing.