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The Aleksanteri Institute

Unioninkatu 33 (P.O. Box 42)
00014 University of Helsinki

Past Aleksanteri Conferences

Programme outline


Wednesday, 25 October


10:00–11:00 Guided tour at the Slavonic Library of the National Library of Finland (register in advance, as we have limited number of places to this tour)

12:00– Registration and information desk open.
Venue: Small Hall, University of Helsinki Main Building, 4th floor, Fabianinkatu 33

13:00–15:00 Opening Ceremony and Plenary Session I
Venue: Small Hall, University of Helsinki Main Building, 4th floor, Fabianinkatu 33
Chair: Pami Aalto (University of Tampere, Finland)
Opening words: Katri Kulmuni (Member of the Parliament of Finland) and Markku Kivinen (Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki, Finland)
Wolfgang Knöbl
(Hamburg Institute for Social Research / Leuphana University Lüneburg, Germany): "Modernization" in Times of "Globalization"
Barry W. Ickes
(Pennsylvania State University, USA): Resource Rents and the Soviet Experience

15:00–15:30 Coffee (3rd & 4th floor lobby)

15:30–17:00 Panel session I  Show the papers for panel session I

17:15–18:45 Panel session II Show the papers for panel session II

18:45–20:00 Welcome drinks reception (by invitation only)
Venue: Small Hall, University of Helsinki Main Building, 4th floor, Fabianinkatu 33

Thursday, 26 October

09:30– Registration and information desk open.
Venue: Small Hall, University of Helsinki Main Building, 4th floor, Fabianinkatu 33

10:00–11:30 Panel session III Show the papers for panel session III

11:30–12:00 Coffee (3rd & 4th floor lobby)

12:00–13:30 Plenary session II
Venue: Small Hall, University of Helsinki Main Building, 4th floor, Fabianinkatu 33
Chair: Sirke Mäkinen (University of Tampere, Finland)
Georgi Derluguian (New York University Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates): The Soviet Revolution of 1917: Did It Make a Difference?
Irina Dezhina (Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Russia): Science and Innovation Policy in Russia: Back to the "Catch up and Overtake" Model

13:30–15:00 Lunch break

15:00–16:30 Panel session IV Show the papers for panel session IV

16:45–18:15 Panel session V Show the papers for panel session V

19:00–21:00 Reception hosted by the Finnish Centre of Excellence in Russian Studies “Choices of Russian Modernisation” (by invitation only)
Venue: Helsinki City Museum, Aleksanterinkatu 16

Friday, 27 October

09:30– Registration and information desk open
Venue: Small Hall, University of Helsinki Main Building, 4th floor, Fabianinkatu 33

10:00–11.30 Panel session VI Show the papers for panel session VI

11:30–12:00 Coffee (3rd & 4th floor lobby)

12:00–13:30 Panel session VII Show the papers for panel session VII

13:30–15:00 Lunch break

15:00–17:15 Plenary session III and closing remarks
Venue: Small Hall, University of Helsinki Main Building, 4th floor, Fabianinkatu 33
Chair: Vladimir Gel'man (Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki, Finland)
Xin Li (Shanghai Institutes for International Studies, China): Выборы России в современной международной ситуации [Russia's Choices in the Contemporary International Context]
Tatiana Romanova (Saint Petersburg State University, Russia): Russia's Relations with the West: What's Next?
Pekka Sutela (Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland): Closing remarks
Katalin Miklóssy and Markku Kivinen (Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki, Finland): Aleksanteri Conference 2018