The 2nd High North Dialogue Research Workshop
Business in the Arctic
Bodø, April 4-5, 2019
On behalf of the High North Dialogue organization committee, we invite you to take part in the 2nd High North Dialogue Research Workshop. The workshop will be held in Bodø, April 4-5, 2019 in conjunction with the annual High North Dialogue week.
High North Dialogue Research Workshop aims at providing arena to present and discuss researchers’ work concerned with challenges and opportunities for sustainable development in the Arctic, and to connect with similar minded scholars across academic fields and professional experience.
The workshop will address topics originating from earlier High North Dialogue conferences such as Business and Governance in the High North, Arctic Politics and Security issues, Smart cities and Smart societies in the High North, Blue Growth in the Arctic and others.
One of the workshop’s track will be devoted to the issues of Business and Governance in the Barents Region.
- Key note speeches
- Parallel sessions/paper presentations
We work on connecting of a special Issue “Business and the Arctic” of Barents Studies Journal to the High North Dialogue workshop.
- Frode Mellemvik, Professor, Director High North Center, Nord University Business School.
- Elena Dybtsyna, Associate Professor, Nord University Business School.
- Elena Zhurova, Adviser, Nord University Business School.
- Nadezda Nazarova, Researcher, Nord University Business School.
Thursday, April 4, 2019.
Location: Scandic Havet, conference hall.
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:30 Introduction / Welcome.
Key Note Speeches
16:00 – 18:00 Track 1
19:00 Welcome dinner and networking, SydØst
Friday, April 5, 2019.
Location: Nord University, A5.
08:30 Buss transfer from Scandic Havet to Nord University
09:00-10:00 Key Note Speeches
10:00 – 11:00 Parallel tracks
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 13:00 Parallel tracks
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:30 Parallel tracks
16:00 Buss to Scandic Havet via airport
How to join the workshop?
We invite you to submit an abstract of a paper concerned with the topics of the workshop by December 21, 2018. Selections will be made by January 15, 2019 and those selected will be offered to attend the event and present their paper.
Submit the abstract by sending it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tracks will consist of presenters (10 minutes each), followed by a discussant feedback. In sum, each session will last for 60 or 90 minutes, with half the session dedicated to debate and input from the other participants.
The High North Dialogue program provides opportunity for poster presentation during April 3-4, 2019 at Scandic Havet. This option is offered to the conference participants.
Elena Zhurova, PhD, Adviser, High North Center for Business and Governance, Nord University. Tel. 755 17124/ mob. +47 936 84 061, E-mail: email@example.com.