Biotoopia online conference / August 26-27 (UTC+03)
What takes place?
Biotoopia is conference that seeks to build networks between the arts, sciences and biotic communities. Our online format presents on 26th and 27 August (UTC+03) in live almost all of the physical conference programme held in Viinistu, Estonia. You’ll experience online even the art programme and can actively participate in discussion boards.
The online format will use Worksup platform that is specially developed for helding live seminars and conferences online. Participant don’t need any kind of special programme besides their regular web browser. You can actively ask questions and start discussions between other participators. As most of our art programme this year is in video and digital format, we can fully present it also online.
Screenshot of Worksup online conference platform
The platform can be accessed by a web browser on a phone, tablet or PC. We recommend using browsers like Safari, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Microsoft Edge. The detailed instructions for entering the Worksup platform will be sent via email after you purchase a ticket.
Why to attend?
If you are a teacher, scientist, thinker, activist or just intrested in contemporary currents in art and science, then Biotoopia will be for you a place for discovering latest ideas, out-of-box thinking and full engagement in opening new ways how to deal with climate change, build ecological awareness and loosen up on human-centered worldview.
The main international speakers of Biotoopia 2021 are cultural theorist Ewa Domanska, artist Timur Si-Qin, biologist and writer Andreas Weber. In addition there will be presentations by Estonian thinkers and scientists like Hasso Krull, Andrus Laansalu, Margus Ott, Rein Raud and Sirgi Saar. Curator of the Biotoopia programme is Estonian artist Peeter Laurits.
You can check the full programme and the speakers from HERE
- Access to Worksup platform
- Conference Programme
- Art & Music Programme
- Ask questions
- Communicate with experts
- Network & Materials
- Later review
Want to attend physical conference in Viinistu instead?
Biotoopia physical conference takes place on 26-28 August in an historical fishing village Viinistu on the north coast of Estonia, 75 km from the capital Tallinn. Conference main stage will be in Viinistu Art Harbour that offers Biotoopia a range of diverse facilities: restaurant, hotel, museum, galleries, arbour, port, sauna and lots of cosy corners for private meetings, discussions and making new acquaintances.