Programme

PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME (subject to minor changes)

THE 7TH INTERNATIONAL DEATH ONLINE RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM
DIGITAL DEATH – TRANSFORMING HISTORY, RITUALS, AND AFTERLIFE
3 – 5 OCTOBER 2024 University of Helsinki

WEDNESDAY 2.10.2024

13.00 – 18.00                    PhD Workshop “Mapping (your) research in context(s)”   

                                            Facilitators: Prof. Dorthe Refslund Christensen & Dr. Anu A. Harju       

                                            Room: TBA
 

 

THURSDAY 3.10.2024

Venue: Athena, University of Helsinki
Siltavuorenpenger 3A, 00170 Helsinki

Room: TBA

9.00 – 10.30                        Registration
10.30 – 11.00                      OPENING:  Prof. Johanna Sumiala

11.00 – 13.00                      Paper Session 1
13.00 – 14.00                      LUNCH    
14.00 – 16.00                      Paper Session 2    
16.00 – 16.30                      Coffee break    
16.30 – 18.00                      OPENING KEYNOTE: Dr. Tamara Kneese
                                              Commentator: Dr. Tal Morse    
18.00 – 20.00                      Reception University of Helsinki   

 

FRIDAY 4.10.2024

Venue: Athena, University of Helsinki
Siltavuorenpenger 3A, 00170 Helsinki

Room: TBA

9.30 – 11.00                        Paper Session 3                  Paper Session 4    
11.00 – 11.30                      Coffee break     
11.30 – 13.00                      Paper Session 5                  Paper Session 6     
13.00 – 14.00                      LUNCH      
14.00 – 15.30                      PANEL: Re-thinking grief
                                              Chair: Prof. Dorthe Refslund-Christensen    
15.30 – 16.00                      Coffee break    
16.00 – 17.30                      KEYNOTE: Prof. Patrick Stokes 
                                              Commentator: Prof. Amanda Lagerkvist    

19.00                                    Conference dinner, Restaurant: TBA

 

SATURDAY 5.10.2024

Venue: Athena, University of Helsinki
Siltavuorenpenger 3A, 00170 Helsinki

Room: TBA

9.00 – 10.30                        Paper Session 7          
10.30 – 11.00                      Coffee break     
11.00 – 12.30                      Paper Session 8    
12.30 – 13.30                      General assembly and closing