Upcoming presentations and symposia in national and international conferences


9 February, 2018 Lina van Aerschot: Robotteja hoitoalalle - pelastus vai kauhistus? Labquality Days, Helsinki, Finland.

16 February, 2018 Lina van Aerschot: Vanhukset, koti ja hoivan tarpeet: Sosiaalisia kysymyksiä, teknologisia vastauksia. Sosiaalityön tutkimuksen päivät, Tampere, Finland.

12 April, 2018 Teppo Kröger: Hoivan tarve, paljonko, missä ja miten? Eeva Jalavisto juhlasymposium, Helsinki, Finland.

19-20 April, 2018 Emilia Leinonen, Tiina Sihto, Paula Vasara: Workshop: Hoiva, perhekäsitykset ja elämänkulku. Family research conference, Tampere, Finland

2-4 May, 2018 Sakari Taipale: Many shades of the “grey divide”: Senior technology users’ and non-users’ participation in electronically-mediated family communication. The 24th Nordic Congress of Gerontology, Oslo, Norway.

2-4- May, 2018 Linda Enroth: “Are there occupational class differences in institutional long-term care use or in a care provider among very old people?” The 24th Nordic Congress of Gerontology, Oslo, Norway.

13-15 June, 2018 Tiina Sihto: Women’s labour market (dis)advantage in Nordic welfare states. The 9th Nordic Work Life Conference, Oslo, Norway

15-20 July, 2018 Sakari Taipale: Big Meaning of Small Messages in Intergenerational Family Communication.  International Conference on Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population, Las Vegas, US.

15-21 July, 2018 Tiina Sihto: 1) Regretting Motherhood As a Counter-Narrative Towards Therapeutic Cultures of Motherhood. 2) Ideals of Old Age - Constructing Ageing and Care in Local Strategy Documents. XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology, Toronto, Canada.





18.1.2018 Night of Sciences (only in Finnish)

2.3.2018 Kick-off seminar