ESOF2022 Katowice Programme

ESOF Katowice will take place on July 15, 2022 and is an accompanying event of ESOF Leiden. ESOF KATOWICE is a hybrid event.

Registration form for individual events is here.

Participation in ESOF2022 KATOWICE is completely free.

SESSION 8:00 – 9:15 

  • Theme: A Sustainable Environment
    Title: „Whether UN Sustainable Development Goalssupporttransitions – eagle in the cage”
    Host Silesian University of Technology
    Place: BALL ROOM A+B, The International Congress Centre (ICC)

  • Theme: Off the beatentrack: newpaths for AcademicCareers
    Title: „Is Europe ready for analternative model of university? A long and bumpyroad for European University Initiatives”
    Host: Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps National Agency
    Place: BALL ROOM C, The International Congress Centre (ICC)

COFFEE BREAK 9:15 – 9:45

SESSION 9:15 – 9:45 

  • Title: „Living in the world of Pandemics”
    broadcast from Leiden to Katowice
    Place: AUDYTORIUM, The International Congress Centre (ICC)

COFFE BREAK 11:15 – 12:30 

SESSION 11:15 – 12:30 

  • BROADCAST FROM LEIDEN TO KATOWICE
    Title: Culturalidentities and societaltransformations,
    keynote: Dr Jennifer Willet
    Place: AUDYTORIUM, The International Congress Centre (ICC)
  • Theme: Freedom and SocietalResponsibility of Science
    Title: „Can Science SaveUkraine? EuropeanUniversities and Ukraine’s Post-War Transformation”
    Host: University of Silesia in Katowice

    Place: BALL ROOM A+B, The International Congress Centre (ICC)

  • additional event
    Science for Local government, Marshall’s office
    Place: CONFERENCE ROOM 7, The International Congress Centre (ICC)

LUNCH BREAK 12:30 – 14:00

SESSION 14:00 – 15:15

  • Theme: Cultural Identities and Societal Transformations
    Title: The Transforming Identity: Do we cross borders, or do borders cross us,
    Host: Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice and Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music in Katowice
  • Place: BALL ROOM A+B, The International Congress Centre (ICC)
  • Theme: Freedom and Societal Responsibility of Science
    Title: Be open – be scientist. Global transformation of science. Policy perspective
    Host: University of Silesia in Katowice and National Science Centre Poland
    Place: BALL ROOM C, The International Congress Centre (ICC)
  • Theme: Back to Business: Action-Based Entrepreneurship and Education
    Title: „Education for entrepreneurship – creativity that brings value”
    Host: University of Economics in Katowice
    Place: CONFERENCE ROOM 6, The International Congress Centre (ICC)

  • additional event:
    Title: „Loca government for science”
    Host: Marshall’soffice
    Place: CONFERENCE ROOM 7, The International Congress Centre (ICC)
  • additional event
    Title: „Formal and legal side of organizing doctoral schools”
    Host: Doctoral School Conference. University of Silesia in Katowice

COFFEE BREAK 15:15 – 15:45

15:15 – 15:45

  • Theme: Space for Science
    Title: Bright side of the dark Universe
    Host: Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń
    Place: BALL ROOM A+B, The International Congress Centre (ICC)

  • Theme: Freedom and Societal Responsibility of Science
    Title: Be open – be scientist. Global transformation of science. Practice perspective
    Host: University of Silesia in Katowice and National Science Centre Poland
    Place: BALL ROOM C, The International Congress Centre (ICC)

  • Theme: Freedom and Societal Responsibility of Science
    Title: Cyber challenges in the 21st century – Technology-driven transformation of privacy and security reality
    Host: University of Silesia in Katowice
    Place: CONFERENCE ROOM 6, The International Congress Centre (ICC)
  • additional event
    Doctoral School Conference
    Title: Doctoral education models – a discussion on how doctoral students should be educated
    Host: University of Silesia in Katowice
    Place: CONFERENCE ROOM 7, The International Congress Centre (ICC)
  • additional event: 
    Publishing House Event
    Title: Successful academic publishing
    Place: CONFERENCE ROOM 8, The International Congress Centre (ICC)

COFFE BREAK 17:00 – 17:15

17:15 – 18:00

  • Live Life! Get the most of your time – Innovation in chronic disease prevention, Medical University of Silesia and Academy of Physical Education in Katowice
    Theme: Healthy Societies
    Place: BALL ROOM A+B, The International Congress Centre (ICC)
  • Make brain, do not drain – facing the dilemma of scientific excellence, University of Silesia in Katowice
    Theme: Off the beaten track: new paths for Academic Careers
    Place: BALL ROOM C, The International Congress Centre (ICC)
  • Cyber challenges in the 21st century – do the European policymakers get it right?, University of Silesia in Katowice
    Theme: Freedom and Societal Responsibility of Science
    Place: Place:  CONFERENCE ROOM 6, The International Congress Centre (ICC)
  • additional event: Doctoral School Conference, Silesian University of Technology, Implementation doctorate
    Place: Place:  CONFERENCE ROOM 7, The International Congress Centre (ICC)
  • additional event: Successful academic publishing, Publishing House Event
    Place: Place:  CONFERENCE ROOM 8, The International Congress Centre (ICC)

Programme (download PDF file)