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NWLC 2020 Aalborg
28 - 29 September 2020

Conference venue: Comwell Hotel Hvide Hus (Vesterbro 2, Aalborg)

Welcome reception: Kunsten - Museum of Modern Art (Kong Christians Allé 50, Aalborg)

Conference dinner: Restaurant Fusion (Strandvejen 4, Aalborg)

Sunday 27 September 2020

18:00 - 20:00     Preregistration

Monday 28 September 2020

08:00 - 09:00     Registration

09:00 - 09:30     Conference opening
                           • Welcome by Dean of Social Science at Aalborg University Rasmus Antoft
                           • Reflections on the changing nature of Nordic working life by Danish Minister of Employment
                             Peter Hummelgaard

09:30 - 10:30     Keynote
                           • Senior researcher Jon-Erik Dølvik (FAFO, Norway): The future of work

10:30 - 11:00     Break

11:00 - 12:30     Parallel sessions

12:30 - 13:30     Lunch

13:30 - 14:30     Keynote
                           • Professor Cathie Jo Martin (Boston University, USA): Same as it ever was? The Cultural
                             Constraint on the Nordic Working Life Model

14:30 - 15:00     Break

15:00 - 17:00     Parallel sessions

18:30 - 23:00     Conference dinner, music and dance

Tuesday 29 September 2020

09:00 - 10:00     Keynote
                          • Professor Bridget Andersen (University of Bristol, UK): And about time too….: Youth, Precarity
                            and Mobilities

10:00 - 10:30     Break

10:30 - 12:30     Parallel sessions

12:30 - 13:30     Lunch

13:30 - 14:30     Keynote
                          • Professor Helge Hvid (Roskilde University, Denmark): Responsible autonomy and Nordic
                            employment relations

14:30 - 16:00     Parallel sessions

16:00                 Closing of conference

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