Events Calendar

Luleå, Sweden

Monday, May 23

Meeting with Lumire company

Photo by Jacob Tafrate. Lulea, Sweden

Tour of Risslan, Lumire’s new recycling facility

Photo by Jacob Tafrate. Lulea, Sweden

Photo by Jacob Tafrate. Lulea, Sweden

Photo by Jacob Tafrate. Lulea, Sweden

Meeting with Helén Wiklund Wårell (Head of the City Planning/Building Administration) and Maria Nordgren (Head of Democracy & Society) at the municipality administrative building.

Welcome Meeting with Pär Weihed, Pro-Vice Chancellor of Luleå University of Technology.

Welcome Meeting with Simon Matti, Professor of Political Science at Luleå University of Technology.

Presentation about ArtSLInK by Olga Zaslavskaya, Vera Kuklina, Andrey Petrov and Max Sher.

ArtSLInK presentation (PDF 14 Mb)

Tuesday, May 24

Tour of ICE Data Center with Mattias Vesterlund (Project Manager) at RISE

Photo by Sasha Ianchenko. Luleå, Sweden

Photo by Sasha Ianchenko. Luleå, Sweden

Tour the Data Center Greenhouse (Energy Innovation) in Boden, Sweden

Photo by Sasha Ianchenko. Luleå, Sweden

Photo by Sasha Ianchenko. Luleå, Sweden

Meeting with Mattias Vesterlund, Håkan Nordin (Boden Business Agency) and Helena Löfgren (Job Centre at Boden Municipality).

Wednesday, May 25

Meeting with Johan Sjökvist (Luleå Business Region), AnneLie Granljung (Planning Director, Societal Development for Luleå Municipality), Viktor Kåreborn (Program leader for Kompetenslotsen, a collaboration between Luleå Business Region and the municipality, working on strategic labor market policy)

Meeting with Carina Samelli (Director of Municipal Government)

Meeting with Mats Aspemo (Director of Regional Public Transport Authority, Norrbotten County)

Thursday, May 26

Artist Presentation & Workshops by Sasha Ianchenko

Sketching in the city

Photo by Sasha Ianchenko. Luleå, Sweden

Photo by Sasha Ianchenko. Luleå, Sweden

Photo by Sasha Ianchenko. Luleå, Sweden

Photo by Sasha Ianchenko. Luleå, Sweden

Friday, May 27

Discussion about Yellowknife with Mayor Rebecca Alty

Artist Workshop City Scetching: Discussion by Sasha Ianchenko

Kiruna, Sweden

Photo by Max Sher. Kiruna, Sweden

Monday, May 30

Meeting with Elin Håkansson, Destination Development (Tourism) Kiruna Lapland

Meeting with Nina Eliasson (Planning and Development Manager of Kiruna Municipality, managing the transformation and move of the city) at Municipal Building

Photo by Max Sher. Kiruna, Sweden

Photo by Marya Rozanova-Smith. Kiruna, Sweden

Photo by Olga Zaslavskaya. Kiruna, Sweden

Photo by Marya Rozanova-Smith. Kiruna, Sweden

Photo by Marya Rozanova-Smith. Kiruna, Sweden

Photo by Zoe Garbis. Kiruna, Sweden

Tuesday, May 31

Meeting with Joakim Norman (RIT & LTU Business in Kiruna)

Nutti Sámi Siida: Reindeer, Sámi culture and food in Jukkasjärvi, Kiruna

Jokkmokk, Sweden

Wednesday, June 1

Meeting with Jan Erik Läntta, Chair, Jåhkågaska tjiellde sameby (at Ajtte)

Guided tour of Ájtte Museum

Time TBD Virtual meeting with Sara-Elvira Kuhmunen (Saminuorra, Young Sami Organization)

Thursday, June 2

Discussion about social sustainability and urban transformations with Eugenia Segerstedt (sociologist and historian at Luleå University of Technology)

Roundtable of ArtSLInK progress

Friday, June 3

Virtual meeting with Dag Avango (Professor of History at LTU) about history of technological and cultural change in the Arctic

Meeting with Jenny Ekerljung (organizer for youth at Luleå Municipality) at Navet (Youth center)

Meeting with Nils Harnesk (Chair of Luleå Lokaltrafik LLT, Public transport system) at LTU

Meeting with Johan Sandström (Professor of Business/Sociology at LTU and author of Gruvans Makt “The power of the mine” about Kiruna)