Vitenskap og forskning

FINA 2022 Ceremony

6 - 20. mai 2022


The Institut Français de Norvège will be organizing on May 19th the official ceremony for the FINA prize.

The Laureate from Norway, Apostolos Tsiouvalas from the University of Tromsø will be here to present his research project on Thinking about ‘motion’ in international law of the sea .

The conference will be followed by a question-and-answer session and a buffet with French snacks and refreshments.

The FINA program was launched in 2020 by four French Institutes in the Nordic region with the aim to promote scientific cooperation between France and the following countries 🇳🇴 🇩🇰 🇫🇮 🇸🇪

Four laureates, one in each country, have been selected for their remarkable achievements as well as the quality and importance of their research project on the thematic of the Ocean. They will be granted a one-week visit in Brest and Paris to meet decisions makers, diplomats, and research institutions in the fields of marine and maritime sciences.

Congratulations to our laureate Apostolos Tsiouvalas!

Come and join the discussion on May 19th, 6pm at the Institut Français de Norvège!

Program of the event:

17h50-18h00: Opening
18h00-18h10: Pierre-Mathieu Duhamel, French Ambassador, Introduction
18h10-18h15: Award given by Pierre-Mathieu Duhamel, French Ambassador
18h15-18h45:Apostolos Tsiouvalas, PhD Candidate and Research Fellow, The Norwegian Center for the Law of the Sea, University of Tromsø, Norway, «Sovereignty and Territoriality in the seascape: from Inertia to Kinesis»
18h45-19h00: Q&A
19h00-20h00: French snacks and refreshments

The event is free and open to all, but we ask you to please register here:

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