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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