Thematics Talk Together - Sustainability 5.10.2022

Hosted by Biodiversity and Sustainability

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The first event of the Thematics Talk Together -seminar series will be organized on Wednesday 5 October at 2.15 pm (Main building, Säästöpankki -lecture hall). The first seminar is hosted by Biodiversity and sustainability -strategic profile.

The theme of the first seminari will be Complex biodiversity and sustainability. 


Professor Ilari Sääksjärvi will open the seminar. The speakers and their topics are: 

  • Environmental crisis cannot be solved without humanities research, Adjunct Professor Otto Latva (Cultural Production and Landscape Studies)
  • Biodiversity and geography, Associate Professor Noora Fagerholm (Geography)
  • Biodiversity and environmental education, Project Researcher Henna Rouhiainen (Biodiversity Unit of the University of Turku)
  • Economic geography and sustainability, Postdoctoral Researcher Ayu Pratiwi (Economic Geography)
  • Moderator of the seminar: adjunct professor Juulia Räikkönen (Biodiversity Unit of the University of Turku)

>> registration for the event 5 October (Coffee will be served)

Event organisers:

Biodiversity and sustainability -strategic profile focuses on biodiversity crisis, climate change and securing sustainable food production, which are humanity’s most significant challenges. With research and research-based education on biodiversity, climate change, bioenergy, circular economy and multispecies ethics, we can create prerequisites for a sustainable future and innovations.