|The kick-off-meeting of the ClimEco "Mechanisms, pathways and patchiness of the Arctic ecosystem responses and adaptation to changing climate" project took place on 7-8 June 2018 in Helsinki, Finland. The event gathered together 15 project participants including PIs Profs. Jaana Back and Sergej Zilitinkevich and collaborators to plan upcoming activities and to start actions in four work packages. Agenda and Minutes. dated 9.Jun.2018|
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|Academician Markku Kulmala, University of Helsinki, was interviewed by the China Daily (29.May) and he commented on President Xi Jinpings’s talk on science – technology interaction at the 19th Meeting of the Academicians of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in Beijing, China. Kulmala is an Academician of the CAS and participated the meeting last week. President Xi opened the meeting and was calling for science and technology reforms to boost the vitality for innovations. There is a need for redefinition for the different roles of enterprises, universities, and research institutes in the innovation chain. Furthermore, the government should transform its functions in science and technology management. Full article. dated 6.Jun.2018|
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|Register now for UArctic Congress 2018. The University of Oulu and the University of Helsinki are excited to invite you to the second UArctic Congress, September 3-7, 2018. Congress takes place in Oulu until the afternoon of Thursday, September 6, and then transfers to Helsinki for the Thursday evening reception and full science program on Friday, September 7. We encourage you to register in advance and as early as possible in order to benefit from lower registration fees as well as cheaper travel options: the early-bird fee is available until June 8. dated 5.Jun.2018|
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