Urbaria Community kick-off event


Urbaria Community kick-off

Welcome to the Urbaria Community kick-off event!

What: Urbaria Community kick-off event

When: Thursday 29.11. 4 PM

Where: Maria01 (Lapinlahdenkatu 16)

Sign-in by filling this registration form by the 26th of November.

Helsinki Institute of Urban and Regional Studies (Urbaria) is the first multi-disciplinary urban research unit in Finland. The aim of Urbaria is to gather researchers and support the research, education and society interaction in the field of urban studies. Urbaria Community is a multi-disciplinary research network of the University of Helsinki.

So what does Urbaria do and what can it offer? What kind of support and activities would researchers hope from Urbaria?

Urbaria invites all UH researchers interested in participating in Urbaria activities to the kick-off event on Thursday 29th of October at 4 pm. Notice the new starting time!

You are warmly welcome to meet, greet and share your experiences and ideas about the future of the Urbaria community!

We kindly ask you to register by Monday the 26th by filling this form.


4.00 PM Welcoming words and introduction to Urbaria, Mari Vaattovaara, Urbaria Director 

*A toast to Urbaria Community*

4.20 PM Urbaria Postdocs introduction
4.30 PM Workshop: What would be your ideal Urbaria Community? How to develop multi-disciplinary research? 

*Choir performance*

6.30 PM Networking, wine & snacks