Centre for Interprofessional Workplace Learning
International conference

Its21 conference 2023

The 7th conference on interdisciplinary teamwork skills for the 21st century, will be held in Bergen, Norway on 27th-28th April 2023.

Bilde av Bergen
Eivind Senneset/UiB

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Conference theme: In pursuit of a sustainable future: creating and anchoring interprofessional- and sustainability mindsets in educations and in the work field. 

Venue: Grand Hotel Terminus, in the heart of Bergen, in close proximity to the train station to ease an environmental-friendly conference journey. Conference, dinner and overnight stays.

Program: The program will be launched in February 2023. It will consist of different types of sessions including inspiring keynotes, workshops, oral research presentations and poster presentations. We are planning for a conference with interactive sessions that encourage activity and discussions. 

Target audience: This conference welcomes attendance from those with interest in interdisciplinary teamwork, collaborative learning and group work in higher education, valuable synergies between educations and the work field, entrepreneurial mindset and competences for sustainability.

We are now welcoming abstracts!  

Topics include (but are not restricted to): Research results, innovative examples of interprofessional education, societal value of student learning, reducing inequality and increasing sustainability in interprofessional education and in society, educational facilitators as change agents.  

Abstracts can be sent to tveps@uib.no

Abstract word count limit: 500 

Abstract submission deadline: 15th January 2023 

About Its21 

The conference is hosted by Centre for interprofessional workplace learning (TVEPS), with support from the Nordic Experts in teams network working on developing students’ interdisciplinary teamwork skills for sustainability.