Lahti Science Day
The next Lahti Science Day will take place on 21 November 2023 from 9 am to 4 pm at the Niemi Campus (Mukkulankatu 19, 15210 Lahti)
CALL FOR PAPERS
Lahti Science Day is a free science event open to everyone. The event is aimed at the general public, Lahti science community, and its stakeholders. Science Day highlight the results and relevance of the research and development carried out in or about Päijät-Häme.
The event is organised by LAB University of Applied Sciences, Lahti University Campus and Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences at Vierumäki Campus, and Päijät–Häme Joint Authority for Health and Wellbeing.
This is an on-site event and all the presenters will be on-site in Lahti.
Abstract: presentation, poster or entire session
We accept abstracts that highlight the results of research and development work in or about Päijät-Häme. The abstract should be general in nature, not written for the scientific community.
Recommended structure: introduction, objectives, methods/steps, results, and conclusions. The maximum length of the abstract is 2000 characters.
A recently started or still ongoing project that has not yet produced results can only be presented as a poster.
The time allowed for the scientific presentation is 15 minutes + 5 minutes for discussion.
The format for poster presentations will be a traditional poster presentation. The poster can be in paper or electronic format. A time slot of about one hour is reserved for the presentation of posters, but they will be on display all day.
In addition to individual presentations, an entire session can also be offered for Science Day. The length of the session can be max. 2 hours, i.e. 5 presentations. All presentations should follow the same schedule as the other presentations in the program (15+5 minutes). For these proposed sessions, it is still mandatory to send an abstract for each individual presentation by 17th of September. These abstracts will be evaluated according to the same criteria as other individual abstracts.
Acceptance of abstracts:
The Science Day Programme Group will review and approve abstracts.
– The abstract must highlight the results of research and development work in or about Päijät-Häme
– Only one abstract per person
– A recently started or still ongoing project that has not yet produced results can only be presented as a poster.
Please send your abstract or session proposal (in Finnish or English) by 17 September 2023 using the online form. Information on the acceptance of abstract proposals will be sent by e-mail by 29th of September.
Please note that we cannot accept abstracts sent late.
For additional information please contact:
Lahti University Campus Päijät-Hämeen hyvinvointiyhtymä
Kaisa Vuorivirta, puh. 050 316 0528 Marjo Soini, puh. 044 719 5263
Niemenkatu 73 (B-osa), 15140 Lahti
Mukkulankatu 19, 15210 Lahti