KIRI activities & events
KIRI, the KI Research Incubator, organises a number of different events and activities every year. Below you can find recent and upcoming activities within the KIRI network.
13 February - KIRI mingle: Grant writing stories & Pathways to impact.
19 March - KIRI Postdoc fika & information session.
26 March - KIRI mingle: KI:s research agenda & other insights from the KI management, visit by KI Vice President Martin Bergö.
Selection and enrollment of new KIRI Fellows.
28 May - KIRI Annual meeting at the Hotel Carolina Tower: Program including poster walk featuring ongoing joint KIRI postdoc projects.
A well-attended Christmas lunch was held for the KIRI postdocs.
KIRI postdoc joint grants with multidisciplinary focus were distributed. Seven projects were awarded, where a joint postdoc will work for 2 years under the co-supervision of two KIRI Fellows. Read more here
A mingle for scientific exchange and interaction was held for KIRI fellows in the Faculty Club, Biomedicum. During the mingle, representatives of the Development Office and the International Office gave presentations about their work which was followed by a Q&A session.
Deadline for KIRI joint postdoc grant application.
KIRI joint postdoc grant application opened.
August & September
Two mingles for scientific exchange and interaction were held for KIRI fellows in the Faculty Club, Biomedicum.
KIRI Annual Meeting took place in Biomedicum on May 26th 2023 where the new KIRI Fellows had the chance to present themselves and their research. There was also a session with members of Research Support Office at KI and a debate session where a panel of representatives from different sectors discussed about the collaboration landscape at KI.
16 new KIRI Fellows have been recruited. Warm welcome to our network!
A scientific meeting within the KIRI network took place at the Faculty Club at Biomedicum, where the newly granted collaborative projects were introduced. KIRI Fellows discussed their plans and explained the nature of their interdisciplinary collaboration.
KI President, Ole Petter Ottersen, participated in the event and shared his vision on ground breaking research and the importance of KIRI, and discussed how to strengthen research with the KIRI Fellows.
KIRI postdoc joint grants with multidisciplinary focus were distributed. 11 projects were awarded, where a joint postdoc will work for 2 years under the co-supervision of two KIRI Fellows. Read more here
Deadline for application for the collaborative KIRI postdoc grants with multidisciplinary focus.
May & August
Two KIRI Scientific Mingles were held at Biomedicum to promote scientific exchange and interaction among KIRI Fellows.
KIRI kick-off meeting was held at Elite Hotel Carolina Tower, where KIRI network was formally launched.
KIRI Fellows had the opportunity to exchange ideas and participate in the planning of future activities.
KIRI network is established. KIRI Fellows are expected to interact and collaborate in multidisciplinary projects, apply for collaborative postdoc grants with multidisciplinary focus and participate in the planning and organising of KIRI activities. The assignment lasts 4 years.