It is our pleasure to announce FORTHEM Multilingualism in School and Higher Education Lab’s Citizen Science in Schools Workshop & Autumn Meeting to be held on 10–13 October 2022 in Jyväskylä, Finland. The event is hosted by the University of Jyväskylä and Mankola School (the City of Jyväskylä). Please find the preliminary program attached.

The event is organized on the historical Seminaarinmäki Campus of the University of Jyväskylä and in Mankola School. Most parts of the program will be made available online, too.

Registration is open through this online form. Zoom access link will be sent to registered participants immediately upon registration. On-site participation can be guaranteed for those registered by 10 September. To help the organizers, please register as soon as possible. You can modify or cancel your registration if needed.

The staff, outreach partners (e.g., school teachers) and students of the FORTHEM Alliance universities should ask their Multilingualism Lab contact persons about travel funding options. Contact persons register those who travel with FORTHEM internal funding. A list of contact persons is available online. For information about the use and imbursement of FORTHEM travel funding, please contact your university’s FORTHEM office. Self-financing participants are welcome to register, their registration will be accepted according to the capacity of the organizing institutions.

For any questions concerning the program of the workshop, contact Petteri Laihonen (

For further information about the autumn meeting, contact Tamás Péter Szabó (

For practical inquiries, contact András Bence Molnár-Varga (

See you in Jyväskylä in October!

Tamás Péter Szabó & Petteri Laihonen

FORTHEM Alliance level contact persons for the Multilingualism in School and Higher Education Lab