Last changed: 11 November 2021

Below is the program for the 2017 Education Conference. The program is preliminary and will be updated as new details are confirmed.

23 August

  • 11.00-12.00, Ulls hus, main entrance, floor 2.
  • 12.00-13.00
  • 13.00-13.45, Loftet
    The conference commences with Deputy Vice-Chancellor Karin Holmgren, who will take up current issues in SLU's degree programs.
  • 13.45-14.45, Loftet.
    Max Scheja, Professor of Higher Education, will discuss questions related to students' learning and understanding.
  • 14.45-15.10, Loftet.
    Coffee break.
  • 15.15-17.00, Undervisningshuset, floor 1.
    Parallel thematic break-out sessions.
  • 17.00-18.00, Ulls hus, floor 1.
    Poster presentation of educational projects.
  • 18.00-18.40, Meeting point: Ulls hus, main entrance.
    Activity before dinner.
  • 19.00, Loftet.
    Buffet dinner and networking

24 August

  • 08.30, Loftet.
    Coffee break.
  • 09.00-10.15, Loftet.
    Dr. Jenny Moon presents different ways of developing students' critical thinking.
  • 10.15-10.30
  • 10.30-12.00, Undervisningshuset, floor 1.
    Parallel thematic break-out sessions.
  • 12.00-13.00
  • 13.00-14.45, Undervisningshuset, floor 1.
    Parallel thematic break-out sessions.
  • 14.45-15.00, Ulls hus, floor 1.
    Coffee and concluding thoughts.

Parallel thematic session

The program includes several parallel thematic sessions with different group exercises and presentations. You need to choose which sessions you want to participate in.

Read more about the different sessions here and make your choices.


  • The conference will take place in the auditoria on the second floor in Ulls Hus.
  • More information about the Ultuna campus and how to get to Ulls Hus.