Institute for Culture and Society

ECHIC Annual Conference 2015

Programme

 

20.00

Pre-conference dinner at ‘La Consentida/La Facultad'

 

 

9.00

Registration

9.30

Welcome by Prof. Pilar Lostao, Vice President of International Relations, and Prof. Ana Marta González, Academic Director of the Institute for Culture and Society (ICS)

9.45

Keynote I: Susan Manning Memorial Lecture by Prof. Naomi Segal, Birkbeck College

Chair: Prof. Jaume Aurell, ICS, University of Navarra

10.30  

Discussion

11.00

Coffee Break

11.30

Keynote II: Horizon 2020 and the Humanities, by Prof. Lejf Moos, Aarhus University - Coordinator of the European Alliance for Social Science and Humanities (EASSH)

Chair:  Prof. Poul Holm, Trinity College Dublin  

12.15 

Discussion

12.45

Panel I: Grand Challenge I – Civic Humanities: "An ex-centric way to understand Humanities"

Chair: Prof. Luis Adao Fonseca, CEPESE (UP)

  • Prof. Montserrat Herrero, ICS, University of Navarra: "Humanities and Communities of Interpretation"

  • Prof. Paolo Monti, Sacro Cuore Catholic University: "Humanities and Citizenship"

  • Prof. Marisa Ronan, Trinity College Dublin: "Humanities Without Walls"

13.50

Group picture

14.00

Lunch

15.30

European Humanities Interview Series: Tobijn de Graauw, Utrecht University

15.45

ECHIC Workshop I: Best Practices

Chair: Prof. Poul Holm, Trinity College Dublin  

Topics:

  • Exchange of best practices and experiences

A.o. European Humanities Interview Series – by Tobijn de Graauw, Utrecht University

  • Identify (common) obstacles and challenges

  • Brainstorm on possible strategies

18.00

Guided visit at the University of Navarra Museum of Contemporary Art

20.00

Back to hotels

20.45

Bus from Hotel Blanca de Navarra to Casa Otano Restaurant

21.00

Dinner at Casa Otano Restaurant (Calle de San Nicolás, 5)

 

 

 

10.00 

Panel II: Grand Challenge II – The Private and the Public: Research Financing

Chair: Mr. Alex Hansen, ICS, University of Navarra

  • Prof. Patricia Santos Rodríguez, University CEU San Pablo: "Setting a Common Path for Humanities and Social Sciences. Evidences at National and European Levels"

  • Mr. Jaime García del Barrio, ICS, University of Navarra: "Building a Humanities Research Centre in Times of (economic) Crisis"

  • Prof. Poul Holm, Trinity College Dublin and President of ECHIC: "Humanities World Report"

11.30 

Coffee-break

11.50

ECHIC Annual Meeting and Conclusions

  • Prof. Poul Holm, Trinity College Dublin; Prof. Luis Adao Fonseca, CEPESE (UP); Tobijn de Graauw, Centre for the Humanities Utrecht •

  • Identify and discuss possibilities for networking, collaborative funding, research and joint activities

13.30

Screening of the documentary: ‘The Value of the Humanities', directed by Shanti van Dam. http://thevalueofthehumanities.com/

14.15

Lunch

 

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