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The members of the Finnish Society of Sciences and Letters convene once a month, by tradition on the third Monday of the month. The meetings begin with a public lecture held by a member of the Society. After the lecture the members of the Society hold their regular monthly meeting.

The lectures are open for the public, but registration is required (at societas@scientiarum.fi) Wednesday before meeting.  Address: House of the Estates, Snellmaninkatu 9-11, Kruununhaka, Helsinki, auditorium 15. Time: 5 p.m. Exceptions to place and time are mentioned separately.

 


program for autumn 2018

 

Monday 17.9 at 5 p.m.

  • Commemorative speech for Professor Peter Holmberg is given by Professor Dan-Olof Riska.
  • Lecture by Professor Janusz Kacprzyk: “Decision processes in human centric systems: how to reflect human cognitive biases”

Monday 15.10 at 5 p.m.

  • Commemorative speech for Professor Erik Andersson is given by Professor Marketta Sundman.
  • Lecture by Professor Mikael Collan: “Tekoälyllä terveyttä – perusteita ja sovellutuksia lyhyesti”.

Monday 19.11 at 5 p.m.

  • Commemorative speech for Professor Henrik Forsius is given by Professor Reijo Vihko.
  • Lecture by Professor Susanne Fellman: “Fyra myter och några fakta: resultat från historisk forskning om konkurrensreglering”.
  • Lecture by Professor Alf Norkko: “Små förändringar med stora konsekvenser: kopplingar mellan havsis och biodiversitet i Antarktis kustnära ekosystem”.

Monday 17.12 at 5 p.m.  (NOTE! University of Helsinki, Pieni juhlasali, Fabianinkatu 33)

  • Commemorative speech for Professor Sven Kock is given by Professor Guje Sevón.
  • Lecture by Professor Marcus Norrgård: “Immaterialrätten och teknologisk utveckling: 3D-printning som exempel på hur juridiken tacklar nya teknologier”.
  • Lecture by Professor Pauline Stenberg: “Att räkna barr från rymden: Matematisk-fysikaliska modeller i fjärranalys”.

 


PROGRAM FOR SPRING 2019

 

Monday 21.1 at 4 p.m. (NOTE! in Turku)

  • Commemorative speech for Professor Boris Sjöberg is given by Professor Göran Högnäs.
  • Lecture by Professor Kimmo Grönlund.
  • Lecture by Professor Jukka Sihvonen.

Monday 18.2 at 5 p.m.

  • Commemorative speech for Professor Randolph Quirk is given by Professor Hannu Riikonen.
  • Lecture by Professor Christel Lamberg-Allardt.
  • Lecture by Professor Timo Vesala.

Monday 18.3 at 5 p.m.

  • Lecture by Professor Caj Haglund.
  • Lecture by Professor Gunilla Widén.

Monday 29.4 at 6 p.m. Annual Celebration (Internal meeting only for members at 5 p.m.)

  • Welcoming address by the Chairman.
  • Lecture

Monday 20.5 at 5 p.m. (Note! Villa aikala, Johannesbergintie 8, Helsinki)

Lectures by one member from each of the four sections.