[H-verkko] Helsinki, Cohesion and Diversity in the European City

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Cohesion and Diversity in the European City
Helsinki 15.06.2010 klo 09:30 - 15.06.2010 klo 18:30


Conference, June 15, 2010 
Helsinki, Finland (Empire Hall, connected to the Town Hall. Address:
Aleksanterinkatu 20)
Organisers: Finnish Society for Urban Studies, Finnish Historical
Society, City of Helsinki Urban Facts  

One-day conference organised in co-operation with the International
Commission for the History of Towns, an affiliated organisation of
the International Committee of Historical Sciences (ICHS)/ Comité
International des Sciences Historiques (CISH) 

TUESDAY, June 15

Klo 9.00 - 9.30 Registration and Coffee 

9.30 Welcome:
Professor Marjatta Hietala  (University of Tampere)
Director Asta Manninen (City of Helsinki Urban Facts)

1. Session  (9.45-12.00)
Chair: Dr. Marjaana Niemi (University of Tampere)
Professor emerita Anngret Simms (University College, Dublin),
Colonialism and Multiculturalism in Irish Cities 
Director Asta Manninen (City of Helsinki Urban Facts), Multicultural
Helsinki: Present and Future
Senior Researcher Martti Helminen (City of 
Helsinki Urban Facts), International Helsinki in the Historic Town

12.00-13.30 Lunch (Restaurant Bank, Unioninkatu 20)

2. Session 13.30-15.30 Panel discussion: Challenges and Opportunities
of Multiculturalism in Cities  
Chair Marjatta Hietala
Professor Peter Clark (University of Helsinki), Civil Society and
Professor Derek Keene (Centre for Metropolitan History, University of
London), London and the Reception of Immigrants, A.D. 400-2010' 
Dr. Anja Kervanto-Nevanlinna (University of Helsinki)
Multiculturality in Urban Context: Helsinki and Nairobi.

15.30-16.00 Coffee

3. Session  (16.00-17.00)

Chair Martti Helminen 
Professor Ferdinand Oppl (Direktor des Wiener Stadt- und
Landesarchivs) Urban Culture - Cultural City: A Case-study with
Regard to Vienna; 


17.00 - 18.30 Reception - City of Helsinki, Empire Hall

For participation please confirm your participation by the 11th June
2010 to 
Kirsi Ahonen 

Registration is 15 euros (to cover coffees and buffet lunch). Payment
should be made to Suomen Kaupunkitutkimuksen Seura, Nordea
(152830-109475). Please write your name and title of the event
“Cohesion and Diversity” in the message. 

Marjaana Niemi <marjaana.niemi at uta.fi> puh. 040-1904092 

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