The detailed WIS 2018 programme is available:
WIS2018 Final Programme
Download the e-version of the WIS 2018 Springer Proceedings.
Download the presentations of the WIS 2018 keynote speakers.
Monday, 27 August 2018
9:00-10:00 Registration, coffee
10:00 Opening of WIS 2018 by Rector Kalervo Väänänen, University of Turku
and Prof. Reima Suomi, University of Turku, Finland
10:15 Keynote: Inclusive digital health in Europe: opportunities and gaps
Director Sascha Marschang, European Public Health Alliance
11:15 Keynote: Debt as a new form of inequality
Prof. Heikki Hiilamo, University of Helsinki
13:15-16:45 Parallel sessions
13:15 – 14:45 Panel: Inequality and Dynamics of Social Power.
More information: Panel 1 programme
Tuesday, 28 August 2018
9:00 Keynote: Determinants of Information Poverty, Wealth and Resilience in Refugee Camps: Effects of Gender, Place and Time
Prof. Karen Fisher, University of Washington, USA
10:00 – 17:00 Parallel sessions
13:00 – 14:30 Panel: Challenging the Digi-Society, Special Needs of Visually Impaired Persons in Finland. More information: Panel 2 programme
19:00 – 23:00 Dinner at the Turku Castle
Wednesday, 29 August 2018
9:00 Keynote: augmented collective attention
Prof. Isabel Ramos, University of Minho, Portugal
10-13:00 Parallel sessions
10:30 – 13:00 Workshop and panel discussion: Gender equality – a moving target? More information: Panel 3 programme
WIS 2018 consists of four keynotes, 11 parallel sessions and three panels.
View panels programme here:
Panel 1: Inequality and Dynamics of Social Power
Panel 2: Challenging the Digi-Society, Special Needs of the Visially Impared
Panel 3: Gender equality – a moving target