Committees

Organizing Committee

Professor Anneli Lauriala, PhD, University of Lapland, Chair
Mr Arto Ahonen, University of Lapland
Ms Eila Estola, PhD, University of Oulu
Adjunct Professor Riitta Jyrhämä PhD, University of Helsinki
Ms Laila Mäkinen PhD, Mentorit Oy
Ms Säde-Pirkko Nissilä PhD, Oulu University of Applied Sciences
Adjunct Professor Sari Poikela PhD, Universityof Lapland
Professor Raimo Rajala PhD, University of Lapland
Professor Heli Ruokamo PhD, University of Lapland
Ms Tuija Turunen PhD, University of Lapland
Ms Outi Ylitapio-Mäntylä, University of Lapland
Ms Marja-Leena Porsanger, University of Lapland, Conference Coordinator

Scientific Committee

Professor Anneli Lauriala PhD, University of Lapland, Chair
Adjunct Professor Riitta Jyrhämä PhD, University of Helsinki
Professor Raimo Rajala PhD, University of Lapland
Professor Heli Ruokamo PhD, University Lapland
Ms Outi Ylitapio-Mäntylä, University of Lapland, Secretary

Associate members
Professor Pam Denicolo PhD, University of Reading, United Kingdom
Professor Freema Elbaz PhD, University of Haifa, Israel
Professor Emeritus Philip Gammage PhD, Australia
Professor Emeritus Pertti Kansanen PhD, University of Helsinki
Professor Michael Kompf PhD, Brock University, Canada
Professor Riitta-Liisa Korkeamäki PhD, University of Oulu
Professor Leena Krokfors PhD, University of Helsinki
Professor Kristiina Kumpulainen PhD, Cicero Learning, University of Helsinki
Professor Erno Lehtinen PhD, University of Turku
Professor Maggi Savin-Baden PhD, Coventry University, United Kingdom
Professor Tan Oon Seng PhD, Temasek University, Singapore

Keynote Speakers

Professor Michael Kompf, Brock University, Canada
Professor Liisa Keltikangas-Järvinen, University of Helsinki, Finland
Professor Maggi Savin-Baden, Coventry University, United Kingdom
Associate Professor Freema Elbaz, University of Haifa, Israel
Paulien C. Meijer PhD, Utrecht University, the Netherlands