Responsible Assessment Day

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House of Sciences and Letters

On Responsible Assessment Day, you will hear presentation from the Coalition for Advancing Research Assessment (CoARA) Steering Board and about the responsible use of metrics in context of CoARA. Finnish national development plans related to responsible assessment are also discussed.


10.00 Opening

10.15 Keynote 1. Gunnar Sivertsen, Nordic Institute for Studies in Innovation, Research and Education (NIFU): Responsible use of metrics in context of CoARA

11.00 Keynote 2. Karen Stroobants, CoARA Steering Board Vice-Chair

11.45 Lunch break

The keynote presentations will be held in English. The rest of the day's presentations are in Finnish.

12.30 Panel discussionsigning the Agreement on Reforming Research Assessment and joining CoARA, what does this mean in practice for the Finnish organizations

  • Academy of Finland: Kata-Riina Valosaari
  • Universities Finland Unifi: Kalle-Antti Suominen
  • Arene: Samuli Maxenius
  • Tulanet: Maija Ojanen Saloranta 
  • Ministry of Education and Culture: the speaker will be confirmed later

13.30 Commentaries from researchers

14.00 Coffee break

14.20 Responsible assessment and national development plans & national assessment-related working groups

15.20 Closing of event

The event will be held as a hybrid event, at the House of Sciences and Letters (Kirkkokatu 6, Helsinki) and online via stream. The link to the remote event.

If you wish to participate on site, please register at lates 13.4. with this registration form.

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