SSSI-NERSC Workshop in Longyearbyen

SSSI-NERSC Workshop in Longyearbyen

The SSSI in collaboration with NERSC held a three-days workshop in Longyearbyen at the end of October. Fifteen members and guests (finally!!) met in-person to discuss our work, the future development of the SSSI, and plan new projects. On Saturday, we had a public...
LPO and SSSI in Svalbardposten

LPO and SSSI in Svalbardposten

Svalbardposten published an article about LPO and SSSI winning the «Why the World Needs Anthropologists Apply Awards» for the focus group project “People about Longyearbyen as a physical framework”. We are grateful for the recognition of our work! Read the...
LPO & SSSI project won WWNA Apply Awards

LPO & SSSI project won WWNA Apply Awards

The joint project of SSSI and LPO, People about Longyearbyen as a physical framework, won 2nd prize in the international competition Why the World Needs Anthropologists (WWNA) Apply Awards. According to the jury, the project “is a neat demonstration of where...
Nordic Smart City Roadmap

Nordic Smart City Roadmap

Lisbeth Iversen, one of the founding mebmbers of the SSSI, has been part of the expert panel of the Nordic Council of Ministers in the work with a new and more holistic smart city strategy with a a special focus on people, co-creation, social sustainability and...