Programme

ISERT 2018 Programme 

9th Conference of the International Society for Empirical Research in Theology

13-15 June 2018 Helsinki, Finland

Theme:  Shifting Borders in Empirical Theology

Wednesday

Time

Program

11.00-13.00

Registration, Cafe Portaali (Vuorikatu 3)

13.00.-13.15

Welcoming words (Room 532)

13.15-14.30

I. Keynote Kimmo Ketola (Room 532)
Measuring Lutheran Faith? The challenge of assessing theological orientations through empirical statistical methods

14.30-15.15

Coffee + Snack (Room 524)

15.15-16.45

A. Parallel paper sessions 1-3

17.00-18.30

Reception of the University (Lehtisali)

Thursday

Time

Program

9.30-10.45

II. Keynote Sonia Roccas (Room 532)
Values and Religiosity: relationships and implications

10.45-11.15

Coffee (Room 531)

11.15-12.45

Sessions and Panels

12.45-14.15

Lunch (Porthania)

14.15-16.15

Sessions and Panels

 

Sessions and Panels

16.15-16.45

Coffee (Room 531)

16.45-18.00

Presidental lecture Ruard Ganzevoort (Room 532)
Shifting borders, shifting empirical, shifting theologies?

19.00-

Conference Dinner, Ravintola Sunn

Friday

9.30-10.45

III. Keynote Carl Sterkens (Room 532)
Religion and attitudes towards poverty. A cross-religious empirical study on predictors of positive attitudes towards poverty in Indonesia.

10.45-11.15

Coffee (Room 524)

11.15-12.45

Sessions and Panels

12.45-13.30

Lunch (Room 531)

13.30-14.30,
14.30-45

Business meeting &
Closing words (Room 532)

See details of sessions and panels from PDF (updated 29/5/2018):