The Ethics of the Covid-19 Pandemic: Nordic Perspectives
Part 1 Matti Häyry: Can Crisis Leadership Be Ethics Communication?
Friday 16 October 2020 at 2-3 pm (CET)
The Nordic Committee of bioethics (NCBIO) is hosting a webinar series on bioethical aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic in the Nordic countries. The aim is to identify ethical aspects of the pandemic, to look at policies and debates with a view on differences and similarities between the countries.
2 pm Opening of the Seminar Series
by Professor, Chair of the NCBio Sigurður Kristinsson (University of Akureyri)
2.05 pm Keynote: “Can Crisis Leadership Be Ethics Communication?”
by Professor Matti Häyry, Aalto University, Finland
2.30 pm Commentary on the Keynote by Professor Eyja Margrét Brynjarsdóttir, University of Iceland
2.40 pm Commentary on the Keynote by Senior Lecturer, a Member of the NCBio Madeleine Hayenhjelm, Umeå University
2.50 pm General Discussion (Q&A)
3 pm End of webinar
The webinar is chaired by Docent, and Member of the NCBio Marko Ahteensuu, University of Helsinki