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LINGCLIM activities

2019.09.26: Kjersti Fløttum participated in a panel debate hosted by the National Science Week at the public library in Bergen. The debate was entitled "Apokalypse snart - eller regner bekymringene vekk?"

2019.09.06: Professor Mike Hulme, University of Cambridge, author of the seminal book “Why we disagree about climate change”, gives an open guest lecture with the following title: "Still disagreeing about climate change … but what have we learned in 10 years?". Egget, Student Centre, University of Bergen

2019.08.12: Runa Falck Langaas held a speech for the new students at the Faculty of Humanities. Grieghallen, Bergen.

2019.05.20: LINGCLIM guest researcher Dimitrinka Atanasova, Lancaster University, presents her research at HUMKLIM: “Metaphors and frames of climate change, sustainability and nitrogen pollution across “mainstream”, “social” and “constructive” media”

2019.05.13: LINGCLIM participation at conference summing up cross-disciplinary findings from the University of Bergen and NORCE project “Pathways to energy transition”: Perspectives from the social sciences and humanities on pathways to energy transition

2019.05.09-10: LINGCLIM internal workshop – co-production of new papers

2019.05.08: Article in the French newspaper LIBERATION with reference to Fløttum, Gjerstad & Gjesdal’s paper «Avenir et climat» in the journal Mots. Les langages du politique, n°119, and interview with K. Fløttum

2019.03.12-15: Kjersti Fløttum keynote speaker at COST Action CA17132 – APPLY - European Network for Argumentation and Public Policy Analysis, Lisbon

2018

2018.11.22-23: LINGCLIM participation at French-Norwegian research conference in Caen, France

2018.11.05: LINGCLIM at «Temadag klima og energiomstilling», Universitetet i Bergen

2018.10.27: LINGCLIM participation at Concerned Students Norway’s conference «Climate Change Insights», Bergen

2018.09.17-19: LINGCLIM participation at Applied Linguistics and Professional Practice conference, University of Cardiff, UK

2018.07.05: Kjersti Fløttum keynote speaker at the conference “Les Mots du Climat” at Ministère de la Transition écologique et solidaire (MTES), Paris

2018.04.28-29: Kjersti Fløttum keynote speaker at International Conference on English for specific purposes (ESP): Revolution and Innovationat Shih Chien University in Taipei, Taiwan

2018.04.05-06: LINGCLIM participation at Table ronde internationale de la création, de la diffusion et de la recherche sur le nord et l'arctique, IMAGINAIRE|NORD, Montréal, Canada

2017

2017.09.06: LINGCLIM presentation at conference organised by the Norwegian Ministry of Culture

2017.06.28-30: Kjersti Fløttum keynote speaker at the 21st Conference on Language for Specific Purposes 2017, Interdisciplinary Knowledge-making: Challenges for LSP Research, at the Norwegian School of Economics (NHH), Bergen

2017: Tvinnereim, E., Fløttum K., Gjerstad, Ø., Johannesson, M.P., Nordø, Å. D. 2017. Citizens' preferences for tackling climate change. Quantitative and qualitative analyses of their freely formulated solutions. Global Environmental Change, 46, 34-41. doi.org/10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2017.06.005

2017: Fløttum, K., Gjerstad, Ø. Narratives in climate change discourse. WIREs Climate Change, 8:e429. doi: 10.1002/wcc.429

2016

2016: Fløttum, K. 2016. “Linguistic Analysis in Climate Change Communication”. In: Climate Science: Oxford Research Encyclopedias. Oxford: Oxford University Press. DOI: 10.1093/acrefore/9780190228620.013.488 -> ORE Climate Science

2016.11.23-25: Kjersti Fløttum keynote speaker at NORDISCO 2016, Nordic Interdisciplinary Conference on Discourse and Interaction, Oslo

2016-2019: LINGCLIM part of the project “Pathways to energy transition”; Kjersti Fløttum and Endre Tvinnereim responsible for WP2: “Norwegian citizens’ understanding of and opinions on energy and energy transition”

2015

2015.10.16-17 "The Human Side of Climate Change" - LINGCLIM conference

2015.02.01 Endre Tvinnereim and Kjersti Fløttum published in Nature Climate Change

2014

2014.09.20-21 LINGCLIM a part of National Science fair in several Norwegian cities

2014.05.16-17 LINGCLIM hosted the PhD seminar: Climate exchanges: Language, Media and Politics in Paris

2014.04.25 LINGCLIM participated on the Christie Conference with an exhibition of project activities

2014.02.04 Climate Gathering with high school pupils arranged by LINGCLIM

Other LINGCLIM events

LINGCLIM EVENTS

Date

Event

Venue

 

LINGCLIM participation

2014 12.12

Sèminare linguistique et discursive (Le projet LINGCLIM)

Université de Nice psophia Antipolis, Nice

Kjersti

2014 27-28.11

Energy, environment and ecology and the intersecting contributions of specialized languages, discourse, cultures and disciplines

Universitè Grenoble

Kjersti

2014 29.10

Plankonferansen i Hordaland 2014,

«Klima, utbyggingsmønster og transport»

Bergen

Kjersti

2014 19-26.09.

Forskningsdagene/Forskningstorget/Forskning Ung

Bergen, Oslo, Stavanger

Elisabeth, Kjersti, Trine and Vegard

2014 12-15.08

XIX Congrès des remantistes scandinaves

Université d’Islande

Øyvind

2014 21-22.07

Changing Climate Change Communication

Amsterdam

Kjersti

2014 0616-17

Climate exchanges: Language, Media and Politics

 

PhD course

 PARIS

Centre franco-norvégien en sciences sociales et humaine ( 
http://www.paris.uio.no/fr-web/)

& LINGCLIM, CLIMPS, University of Bergen, and UniRokkansenteret 

 

Anje, Kjersti, Helge and Vegard

2014 05.06

Ungdommens fylkesutval

Bergen

Vegard

2013 1028-29

 

LINGCLIM seminar

Climate change - public opinion and attitudes

Bergen

Invited persons:

Dr. Wouter Poortinga, Pr.Reiner Grundmann,

PhD Camille Debras

Pr. Marianne Ryghaug

All

2013 0624-26

Le Français parlé dans les médias IV;  Discours, média, technologie : Que change le numérique ?

http://asl.univ-montp3.fr/fpm2013/

 MONTPELLIER

Université Montpellier III

KF & Øyvind Gjerstad,

paper

2013

0621-22

 

 

 PARIS

Université Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3

PRISMES

http://www.univ-paris3.fr/journee-d-etude-mediation-du-discours-expert-perspectives-linguistiques--209752.kjsp

Kjersti Fløttum - keynote

2013

0621-22

The mediation of expert discourse: linguistic perspectives

Conference

 

 PARIS

Université Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3

PRISMES

http://www.univ-paris3.fr/journee-d-etude-mediation-du-discours-expert-perspectives-linguistiques--209752.kjsp

Kjersti Fløttum - keynote

2013

0619

 

BSRS 2013 

 

BERGEN

Kjersti Fløttum - keynote

2013

0522-23

ECCO kick-off conference: Gearing up for AR5

ASKER

 

Cicero

Kjersti Fløttum

2013

0426-27

KICK-OFF for LINGCLIM:

Workshop on survey design for the Norwegian Citizen Panel

- with invited Professor Jon Krosnick, Stanford University

http://www.uib.no/fremmedsprak

 

BERGEN

LINGCLIM

with Dep of Comparative Politics, UiB http://www.uib.no/rg/citizen

&

UniRokkansenteret, Uni Research

http://rokkan.uni.no/sites/bgc/

Gisela Böhm

Trine Dahl

Kjersti Fløttum

Elisabeth Ivarsflaten

Endre Tvinnereim

2013

0418

Linguistics seminar

http://www.crisco.unicaen.fr/Conference-Master-CRISCO-prononcee,256.html

 

 CAEN

Université de Caen Basse-Normandie, 
Laboratoire CRISCO

Kjersti Fløttum

2013

0412

MeCCSA Climate Change and the Internet: Challenges and Opportunities for Research

- Conference

 LEICESTER

University of Leicester

http://www.meccsa.org.uk/events/climate-change-communication-the-internet-challenges-and-opportunities-for-research/

Trine Dahl

Kjersti Fløttum

Andrew Salway (paper with Dag Elgesem)

2013

0321

Bergen program for Governance and Climate -

Seminar:
The role of the English language in fostering international understanding and collaboration to address issues of global concern

BERGEN

UiB

Guest lecture by

Dr Sandra Zicus

University of Tasmania

Hobart, Australia

 

LINGCLIM-group and 
Bergen program for Governance and Climate

 

2013

0309

Individual and collective representations of climate change: interdisciplinary perspectives

- Workshop

 PARIS

GIS – Climat, Environnement, Société, CNRS + LINGCLIM

http://www.gisclimat.fr/feedback-workshop-individual-and-collective-representations-climate-change-interdisciplinary

Presentations/papers by

Gisela Böhm

Kjersti Fløttum

Nelya Koteyko

Chantal Pacteau

2013

0314

Energi for framtida – i norsk, samfunnsfag og naturfag

- Kursdag for lektorer i vgs Hordland

 

BERGEN

Skolelaboratoriet i realfag, UiB

http://www.uib.no/skolelab/kurs/2013/02/energi-for-framtida-i-norsk-samfunnsfag-og-naturfag

 

LINGCLIM-presentasjoner fra klimavitenskap, lingvistikk, psykologi, statsvitenskap:

Gisela Böhm

Trine Dahl

Helge Drange

Kjersti Fløttum

Elisabeth Ivarsflaten

Endre Tvinnereim

2013

0124

CLIMPS seminar

 

BERGEN

CLIMPS forskergruppe, SV-fakultetet, UiB

https://www.uib.no/rg/ccmps

 

 

Kjersti Fløttum:

Presentasjon av LINGCLIM + artikkelpresentasjon

2013

0115

 

Klima på dagsorden

 Workshop om klimaformidling

 

OSLO

Miljøverndepartementet / Klif

Kjersti Fløttum:

”Hvordan virker ordene – trenger klimadebatten et nytt språk?”