WORK I Schedule

Here is the schedule for the first conference of a series of three online conferences of WORK2021 – Work beyond Crises 

The conference schedule is subject to minor changes.

 

Day 1 – Wednesday 18 August

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17:00 (UTC +3)

Opening Speech

Anne Kovalainen, Chair of the Conference

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17:15-18:45 (UTC +3)

Keynote

Juliet Schor

Professor of Sociology, Boston College, US

Contested Terrain: Unpacking the Platform Economy

Chaired by Professor Steven P. Vallas, Northeastern University, US

Day 2 – Thursday 19 August

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09:00-10:45 (UTC +3)

Session 1 – Workshops (parallel)

1. Ageing Workforce – Contemporary Research in the Post-Pandemic era

6. Digitalization and Robotics in Working Life

9. Learning and Work

16. Work, Wellbeing and Health

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11:00-12:45 (UTC +3)

Session 2 – Workshops (parallel)

3. Digital (In)Visibility, Transparency, and Fairness at Work

9. Learning and Work

10. Open Stream

14. Technology Transforming Care Work and Professionals

16. Work, Wellbeing and Health

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13:00-14:00 (UTC +3)

Keynote

Koen Frenken

Professor in Innovation Studies Utrecht University, the Netherlands

Safeguarding Public Interests in the Gig Economy

Chaired by Senior Research Fellow, Adjunct Professor Seppo Poutanen, University of Turku, FI

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14:15-15:00 (UTC +3)

Virtual exhibition at art museum Amos Rex

Amos Rex website 

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15:00-16:45 (UTC +3)

Session 3 – Workshops (parallel)

10. Open Stream

12. Precarious Employment and Digital Work

14. Technology Transforming Care Work and Professionals

16. Work, Wellbeing and Health

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17:00-18:45 (UTC +3)

Session 4 – Workshops (parallel)

16. Work, Wellbeing and Health

Contact information

email: work2021(a)utu.fi

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