The Symposium 2021 is the main event of the 10th anniversary of the Tampere Region Safety and Security Cluster. The main organisers are Tampere University and Business Tampere. They are supported by other Cluster members and partners. The language of the event is English.
The Symposium will be arranged as an online event in connection with Johtajuussymposium (Leadership Symposium) on Wednesday 8th September.
In the field of Safety and Security Research there will be one Plenary Session under the theme Responding to Crisis and Security Threats starting at 10.30 in the Thematic Channel of Knowledge, Safety and Security. After the plenary there is a wide range of safety and security themed sessions provided.
The programme of the Plenary Session is as follows:
Teija Tiilikainen, Director, European Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats:
New security threats and how to address them
Marko Lehti, Deputy Director of Tampere Peace Research Institute:
COVID-19 and crisis of liberal multilateralism
Meri Koivusalo, professor of Global Health and Development, Tampere University:
Societal challenges for health security
Chair: Sirpa Virta, Professor of Security Governance, Tampere University
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