Research seminar: Questioning the role of opinion leaders in network interventions

The Economic Geography unit in the department of Marketing and International Business is organizing a Research Seminar with visiting scholar Dr. Petr Matous from the University of Sydney.

13.00 – 13.05: Welcome remarks by Professor Heli Marjanen
13.05 – 13.15: Short introduction by Dr Ayu Pratiwi: Using social networks analysis in rural settings
13.15 – 14.15: Questioning the role of opinion leaders in network interventions, Dr. Petr Matous
14.15 – 14.45: Discussions and Q&A
14.45 – 15.00: Coffee and informal discussions

Dr. Petr Matous is an Associate Professor in the School of Project Management, Faculty of Engineering, University of Sydney. Dr. Matous has studied development projects and programs in Asia and Africa, analysing how to design these as network interventions into local and global socio-ecological systems in ways that enhance sustainability, resilience and equity.
Coffee/tea with refreshments will be served after the seminar. Therefore, please register below if you are able to participate in the on-site seminar at TSE.
Please register by October 26th

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