Farewell ceremony for the Vice-Chancellor and Deputy Vice-Chancellor
- Date: –18:00
- Location: Zoom. Link will be published here on the day of the event.
- Organiser: The Vice-Chancellor’s Office
- Contact person: Sophia Bergström
- Phone: 018–471 3320
- Akademisk högtid
Vice-Chancellor Eva Åkesson and Deputy Vice-Chancellor Anders Malmberg are leaving their posts at Uppsala University at the end of the year. Due to the current pandemic, the planned farewell ceremony and ceremonial inauguration of their successors will only take place in virtual form.
14:00 Introduction with music by OD
14:10 Speeches and greetings from the Swedish Parliament, the Government, public authorities, business leaders and others
14:50 Unveiling of Vice-Chancellor’s portrait
15:00 Speeches by regional and local government, public authority and University representatives
15:30 Speeches by representatives of regional authorities, international partners and Swedish universities
16:40 Speeches by Swedish university representatives
17:10 Students’ unions, Curators Committee and student nations
17:20 Uppsala University Library and SCAS
17:40 Uppsala University colleagues
Eva Åkesson and Anders Malmberg have let it be known that they would prefer not to receive any personal leaving gifts, but welcome contributions to Uppsala University’s international scholarship fund.