20-21 November 2008
Registration Deadline: Saturday, 1 November 2008

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Registration is now open for the 6th International Kastelli Symposium, "Focus on future generations," to be held 20-21 November 2008, in Oulu, Finland. Organizers seek abstracts for both poster and paper presentations. The abstract submission deadline is Saturday, 1 November 2008.

The symposium will provide a forum for interdisciplinary interaction and exchange of knowledge related to ethical questions in the research of children and elderly people, environmental and climate change as well as culture, language and society. Participants representing various fields are warmly welcome to the symposium.

A pre-conference research training course "Climate Change, Global Change and the Media," will be held 18-19 November at the Kastelli Research Centre.

The 6th International Kastelli Symposium is part of the International Polar Year (IPY) scientific program in Finland. More information about IPY can be found at: http://www.ipy.org/index.php

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