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Nordic Sub-Forum in May 23 - 25, 2016

Program

Date

Time

Activities

May 23

15:00-18:00

Registration, Hotel Lapland (lobby)

19:00-20:00

Welcome Dinner, Hotel Lapland (Yliopistonkatu 44)

May 24

09:00-10:00

Opening Ceremony, University of Tampere, Pinni B Building, Hall B1096 (1st floor)

Host: Vice Rector Harri Melin, University of Tampere

  1. Liisa Laakso, Rector of University of Tampere
  2. Saniye Gülser Corat, Director of Gender Equality, UNESCO
  3. Gülsün Sa─člamer, President of EWRP
  4. Liu Jinan, President of Women Leadership Academy, President of Organizing Committee of WWUPF

10:00-11:30

Keynotes: Women´s history and gender policy in the Nordic countries

Host: Prof. Iiris Ruoho, University of Tampere

  1. Prof. Pirjo Markkola, University of Tampere
    Turning points of women's history in the Nordic countries
  2. Prof. Lenita Freidenvall, University of Stockholm
    Gender quotas in decision-making positions: the case of Sweden
  3. Madame Zou Xiaoqiao, UN Committee on the Elimination Discrimination Against Women
    Women´s rights in political and public life – from CEDAW convention´s perspective

11:30-12:00

Tea Break at Lobby buffet, Pinni B Building (1st floor)

 

12:00-13:00

 

Panel A: Women’s leadership in politics, economy and higher education

Host: Prof. Sirkku Kotilainen, University of Tampere

  1. Ye Meilan, President of Yancheng Institute of Technology
    Female leadership and gender stereotype: Research on the path of promoting the leadership of female
    president of the Chinese university
  2. Prof. Anna-Maija Lämsä, University of Jyväskylä
    The meaning of motherhood to leadership from the viewpoint of women managers
  3. Prof. Li Jinyun, Hebei Institute of Communications
    The cultivation of modern female leadership in China
  4. Prof. Arja Ropo, University of Tampere
    Leadership in the plural - beyond heroic leadership

13:00-14:30

Lunch at Restaurant Minerva, Pinni B Building (2nd floor)

14:30-15:30

Panel B: Public policies that support women’s careers and leadership

Host: Dr. Sinikka Torkkola, University of Tampere

  1. Prof. Zhang Fuzhen, Vice President, China Pharmaceutical University
    Cultivation and manifestation of authoritative influence of female leaders
  2. Prof. Kristín Ingólfsdóttir, University of Iceland
    Policy making to promote equality - perspective from Iceland
  3. Prof. Hilda Rømer Christensen, University of Copenhagen
    The Dulls House and Nora's exit
  4. Ms. Ruan Jieyu, Communication University of China
    Women´s liberation in literature: a Case study of social butterflies in modern Chinese literature (1927-1949)

15:30-16:00

 

Tea break at Lobby buffet, Pinni B Building (1st floor)

16:00-17:00

Panel C: Gender studies discipline as a resource for research and development

Host: Prof. Päivi Korvajärvi, University of Tampere

  1. Prof. Li Huiying, Party School of the Central Committee of the CPC
    The research of modern leadership from a social gender perspective
  2. Prof. Yan Guangfen, Tianjin University
    The improvement of female excellent quality: Present situation, problems and countermeasures – a survey on female teachers´ professional development
  3. Dr. Cecilia Nathansen Milwertz, Nordic Institute of Asian Studies
    The naked truth of feminisms in China - two generations of feminist activists
  4. Dr. Jaana Kuusipalo, University of Tampere
    Women´s political leadership in Finland

17:00-18:00

Discussions for sustainable gender and women studies issues in the Nordic countries and China to strengthen an academic cooperation, networking and exchange

19:00-21:30

Dinner, Restaurant Finlayson Palace (Kuninkaankatu 1).

NOTE: A shuttle bus to the Finlayson Place leaves from the Hotel Lapland at 18:45 and returns to the Hotel Lapland at 21:45.

May 25

09:00-10:00

 

 

Panel D: Experiences on breaking the “glass ceiling”

Host: Dr. Jaana Kuusipalo, University of Tampere

  1. Prof. Marja-Liisa Tenhunen, Shanghai University
    Experiences on breaking "glass ceiling": My new work at Shanghai University, MBA Center
  2. President Ulla Koski, Helsingin Sanomat Foundation
    The Helsingin Sanomat Foundation – lead by women
  3. Dr. Lotta Strandberg, NordForsk
    The Nordic gender paradox: Gender gaps in Nordic research and innovation Area
  4. Researcher Johanna Mäkelä, University of Tampere
    The portrayal of Finnish women as political leaders 

10:00-12:00

Closing Ceremony

Host: Prof. Zhang Lixi, Vice President of Women´s Leadership Academy and Former President of China Women´s University 

  1. Ms. Gan Bin, Founder of Dandelion Women Leadership Institute
  2. Prof. Krista Varantola, Former President of University of Tampere
  3. Vice Rector Katariina Mustakallio, University of Tampere

12:00-14:00

Lunch at Restaurant Minerva, Pinni B Building (2nd floor)

14:00

Departure

 
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