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.

2024

February

13 February - KIRI mingle: Grant writing stories & Pathways to impact.

March

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.

March-April

Selection and enrollment of new KIRI Fellows.

May

28 May - KIRI Annual meeting at the Hotel Carolina Tower: Program including poster walk featuring ongoing joint KIRI postdoc projects.


2023

Photo: Pixabay.

December

A well-attended Christmas lunch was held for the KIRI postdocs.

December

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

November

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.

KIRI Fellows, Faculty Club, Biomedicum, November 2023. Photo: Maissa Al-Adhami.

October

Deadline for KIRI joint postdoc grant application.

September

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 scientific mingles, August & September 2023. Photo: Maissa Al-Adhami.

May

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.

KIRI Annual Meeting May 26th 2023
KIRI Annual Meeting in Biomedicum, 26 May 2023.

April

16 new KIRI Fellows have been recruited. Warm welcome to our network!


2022

December

Ole Petter Ottersen participated in a scientific meeting within the KIRI. Photo: Marcela Franco.

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.

October

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

Science mingle 2022 KIRI
KIRI scientific mingle 2022. Photo: Konstantinos Meletis.

September

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.

Science mingle in August 2022.
KIRI scientific mingle 2022. Photo: Marcela Franco.

April

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.

February

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.

KI News: KI Research Incubator is now launched!

Contact

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Maissa Al-Adhami

Coordinator, KI Research Incubator (KIRI)
23-02-2024