Thursday, December 11th, 2014

10:15 Registration starts

11:00 Opening

11:15 Plenary: Sigrid Baringhorst: Unpolitical Politics – A Threat to Current Democracy?

12:00 Comments: Dr. Nick Mahony, The Open University

12:30 Lunch

13:30 Plenary: Mark Warren: A Problem-Based Approach to Democratic Systems

14:15 Comments: Niilo Kauppi, University of Strasbourg

15:00 Coffee break

15:30 Workshop sessions

19:00 Dinner


Friday, December 12th, 2014


9:15 Plenary: Per SelleThe Origins of the Scandinavian Welfare State and Its Future in a Neoliberal World

10:00 Comments: Eeva Luhtakallio, University of Helsinki

10:30 Coffee break

11:00 Workshop sessions

12:30 Lunch

13:30 Workshop sessions

15:15 Closing of the conference


The opening of the conference and the plenaries will be in hall 505