WORK conferences - Multidisciplinary research in international network

TCLS organises biannually an international, multidisiplinary WORK conference on work and working life. The conferences offer a wide forum for sharing recent working life related research and for networking internationally. WORK has been organised since 2013. 

Next WORK conference will be organised in 2023. More information on the WORK2023 conference will be informed, as the planning proceeds. 

The programme and the contents of the conferences has been planned to be as most recent as possible. In 2013 the theme of the conference was Continuities and Disruptions in Modern Life, in 2017 Work and Labour in the Digital Future, and in 2019 Real Work in the Virtual Work. The first two conferences has been organised at the University of Turku, and in 2019 at Finlandia Hall in Helsinki. WORK2021 conference was organised as a virtual series of three conferences in August, October and December in 2021. The theme of the conference was Work beyond Crises.