Kick-off forskarskolan GRADE Trollhättan 26-28 september

Welcome to the kick-off of the GRADE research school,
and the first seminar for the course “Foundations for
research on IT and education”
We will meet in Trollhättan 26-28 September. Travelling to Trollhättan is really easy – either you go via Gothenburg, where there is a train to Trollhättan (about 40 min), or if you go via Stockholm (Bromma Airport) there are connecting flights to Trollhättan/Vänersborg Airport (Malöga).
Registration to the kick-off:
We recommend accommodation at Hotel Swania,(, reservation code: 46709796
If all rooms are occupied, you should reserve at Hotel first Oscar (
During the kick-off you will meet the members of the national steering committee of GRADE, as well as some of the members of the international advisory board.


26/9 Theme – Welcome and information
13 -14 Lunch, Högskolan Väst, Campus Trollhättan
14 -14.30 Introduction to Grade (Ola J Lindberg, Johan Lundin), ROOM: F131
14.30 – 17 Presentation of the different participating universities (the research
environment, senior participants and PhD students). Each senior and
GRADE-student should prepare a 4 minute presentation of themselves.
17-18 University West and Work-Integrated learning (Lars and colleagues)
19 Dinner

27/9 Theme – Getting to know each other
9-10 Gåendets filosofi (Anders D Olofsson)
10-11 Keynote by Andreas Lund
11-13 GRADE-games
13-14 LUNCH
14-16 Workshop for PhD students and other participants (Lena Pareto, Maria
Spante, Ulrika Lundh Snis) / In parallell the steering committé will have a
19 Dinner

28/9 Theme – Start of the first course
10-11 Course Lecture, Berner Lindström
11-13 Seminar on Papert´s book “LOGO as Latin”
13-14 LUNCH
14 Closing