Preliminary programme

The X Conference on Childhood Studies, May 15–17, 2024
Venue: University of Helsinki, The Faculty of Educational Sciences.
Wednesday, 15 May 2024

9:00 a.m. Registration opens

10:00 - 11.00 a.m. Annual meeting of the The Finnish Society for Childhood Studies
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Opening ceremony
                             Pro Childhood Award
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Plenary session I, Cath Larkins (UK)
2:30 - 3:00p.m. Coffee

3:00 - 4.00 p.m. Plenary session II, Niina Junttila (FIN)
4:15 - 5:15 p.m. Workshops
6:30 p.m. Get-together

Thursday, 16 May 2024

9:30 -11:00 a.m. Workshops
11:00 - 11:30 a.m. Coffee
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Plenary session III, Riikka Hohti (FIN)
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Lunch
2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Workshops
4:00 - 4:30 p.m. Coffee
4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Workshops
7:00 p.m. Conference dinner

Friday, 17 May 2024

9:00 - 10:00 a.m. Workshops
10:15 - 11:45 a.m. Plenary session IV, Markus Kaakinen (FIN)
11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Coffee
12:15 - 1:15 p.m. Plenary session V, Beth Ferholt (USA)
1:15 - 1:45 p.m. Closing ceremony

Social Program

The City of Helsinki will host a city reception on Wednesday, 15 May 2024 from 18.30 – 20.00 in the City Hall Ballroom.
Kaupungintalo | Historia Helsinki

Conference dinner will be held on Thursday, 16 May 2024 from 18.00 onwards at Restaurant Sipuli (ravintolasipuli.fi)