Trondheim, Norway 14 – 17 October 2010

Third conference on the history of science in Norway

“University history, university collections and university practices”

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim, Norway,

First Announcement and Call for Papers

In 2010 the Norwegian University of Science and Technology and the city of Trondheim will be celebrating the 250th anniversary of the foundation of the Royal Norwegian Society of Sciences and Letters in 1760 and the 100th anniversary of the Foundation of the Norwegian Institute of Technology in 1910. We invite submission of papers and organised sessions related to the theme as well as to the history of science in its broader sense, including the history of social sciences and humanities. Please send proposals of no more than 200 words (word doc or rtf format) to the email address below before 15 April 2010.

Please include a short biography highlighting main research interests no more than 50 words. Proposals will be reviewed by the Programme Committee. Participants will be notified by 31 May. Presentations are limited to 20 minutes, with additional 10 minutes for discussion. The conference language will be English.

For submission of abstracts and requests for more information, please contact: Ragnhild Green Helgas ( )

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