Sustainable development of future academia – a National Junior Faculty conference
The aim of this very first NJF Sweden Conference is to discuss how we can protect academic freedom from the future researchers perspective and generate recommendations for future directions/guidelines to be published as a scientific paper and debate article. Invited speakers should come from leading positions in academia, industry, lobby organizations and other policy makers, funding bodies and unions.
Tentative location and date
Stockholm, 7-8 May 2020
The conference is free of charge for active young researchers with a PhD in Sweden. Registration for the conference will open in autumn 2019.
11.00-11.30 Arrival and registration
11.30-12.30 Interactive lunch with conference sponsors.
12.30-12.45 Welcome and opening words by NJF chair. Moderator introduced.
12.45-14.15 Session 1: What does science in the future look like? Invited short presentations and panel debate including future researchers, politicians, industry.
14.45-16.15 Session 2: What does our current situation look like? Invited short presentations and panel debate including future researchers, funding bodies, university leaders, unions.
16.45-17.45 Keynote lecture
18.00-21.00 Networking dinner starts with rotating seats for each course.
21.00- Bar opens
8.30-10.00 Session 3: What is an ideal academic environment? Invited short presentations and panel debate including future researchers, private institutes, STRUT-investigator.
10.30-11.30 Session 4: What are our recommendations? Structured group discussions among participants and recommendations for future directions summarized through online communication channels.
11.30-12.00 Moderator summarizes key points. Final words by NJF chair.