Baltic Connections Program 2023

The program for the 2023 conference is available now.

Updated: Wednesday, 30 May 2023.
Conference Schedule

All times are in Helsinki (EEST, Eastern European Summer Time, +3) time.

Wed­nes­day 7.6.2023

Thursday 8.6.2023

Fri­day 9.6.2023


08:30 Registration opens

08:30 Registration opens


09:00 Keynote Session 2

  • Katerina Liskova

09:00 Keynote Sessions 3

  • Antero Holmila
10:00 Registration opens

10:00 Coffee Break

10:00 Coffee Break

10:30 Keynote Session 1

  • Price Fishback
10:30 Sessions 9–12

10:30 Session 21-23

12:00 Lunch 12:30 Lunch

12:30 Conference ends

13:00 Sessions 1–4

13:30 Sessions 13-16


15:00 Coffee Break

15:30 Coffee Break


15:30 Sessions 5–8 16:00 Sessions 17-20




19:00-20:00 City Hall Reception




Price Fishback, University of Arizona

Kateřina Lišková, Czech Academy of Sciences

Antero Holmila, University of Jyväskylä


Jari Eloranta, University of Helsinki

Hanna Kuusi, University of Helsinki

Matti La Mela, Uppsala University

Jeremy Land, University of Gothenburg

Eric Oakley, Kennesaw State University

Jari Ojala, University of Jyväskylä

Sakari Saaritsa, University of Helsinki

Olli Turunen, University of Helsinki

Heli Valtonen, University of Jyväskylä

Conference Secretary:

Virvatuli Uusimäki, University of Helsinki

Contact email:


University of Helsinki, Faculty of Social Sciences

The Federation of Finnish Learned Societies

The Finnish Economic History Association

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