The opponent is Professor Jarkko Saarinen from Oulu University and the custos is Dr. Monika Lüthje from the University of Lapland. The custos is one of the main figures of a Finnish doctoral defense together with the opponent and the Ph.D. Candidate. In this case the custos is also Cecilia’s main supervisor.
The scheduled time is 4 hours, but it usually does not exceed 2 hours. The defense starts 28/8 at 11:15 noon (Finnish time at 12:15).
Use may also participate online: https://connect.eoppimispalvelut.fi/vaitos/
To be able to participate in the defense online, you will need the Adobe Connect application. You can enter the defense event and automatically install the needed Adobe Connect software by clicking on this link: https://connect.eoppimispalvelut.fi/vaitos/.
The room is already open so you can test-join at any time before the defense.
If for some reason Adobe Connect does not get installed on your computer automatically by clicking on the link, you can install it yourself as follows:
If you have problems, contact email@example.com.
At the end of the event, the audience gets a chance to ask questions. You can ask your question via the chat function. Please note that the audience is not allowed to ask questions concerning potential technical problems.
For those of you participating in Borlänge you are most welcome to the dissertation reception after the defense. We gather in our staff kitchen at Borlänge campus for a drink and sandwich cake.