Preliminary programme

 Please note that all times are UTC+3 Finnish time.

Day 1 – Wednesday, 23 August

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8:00

Registration opens

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8:30-10:00

Session 1 (available for meetings, ad hoc sessions)

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9:00-10:00

Coffee

 

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10:00-11:15

Opening remarks

Anne Kovalainen
Professor, Chair of the conference, University of Turku

Keynote

Alex Wood
Senior Lecturer, Work, Employment, Organisation and Public Policy Group, University of Bristol
Research Associate, Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford

The politics of platforms: power, precarity and protest

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11:45-13:15

Session 2 (parallel tracks)

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13:15-14:45

Lunch

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15:00-16:00

Keynote

Virginia Doellgast
Anne Evans Estabrook Professor of Employment Relations and Dispute Resolution, ILR School, Cornell University
Senior Research Fellow, Wirtschafts-und Sozial-wissenschaftliches Institut (WSI), Hans-Böckler-Stiftung

Democratizing technological change at work: Collective responses to digitalization and AI

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16:00-16:30

Coffee

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16:30-18:00

Session 3 (parallel tracks)

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18:30-20:00

Turku City Hall

Reception at Turku City Hall

Day 2 – Thursday, 24 August

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8:30-10:00

Session 4 (parallel tracks)

 

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10:00-10:30

Coffee

 

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10:30-11:30

Keynote

Valeria Pulignano
Professor in Sociology at the Centre for Sociological Research (CESO), KU Leuven

Theorizing adaptations to precarious work in an era of digital transformation

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11:45-13:15

Session 5 (parallel tracks)

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13:15-14:45

Lunch

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15:00-16:00

Keynote / Author meets Critics

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16:00-16:30

Coffee

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16:30-18:00

Session 6 (parallel tracks)

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19:00-23:00

Dinner

Day 3 – Friday, 25 August

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8:30-10:00

Session 7 (parallel tracks)

 

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10:00-10:30

Coffee 

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10:30-11:30

Keynote

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11:45-13:15

Session 8 (parallel tracks)

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13:15-14:45

Lunch

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15:00-16:30

Session 9 (parallel tracks)

Contact Information

email: work2023(a)utu.fi

Chair, Professor
Anne Kovalainen
anne.kovalainen(a)utu.fi

Coordinator
Marja Rautajoki
marja.i.rautajoki(a)utu.fi

Research Assistant
Oskari Pukkila
oskari.a.pukkila(a)utu.fi

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