To stimulate interaction and scientific debate between scholars since 2004 TOE organizes biannual conferences and general meetings.
The upcoming, 10th Tensions of Europe Conference, was planned to take place in June/July 2021, in Aarhus (Denmark), organized by Matthias Heymann. Due to the uncertainties of the Covid-19 pandemic, the members of the management committee, in agreement with the organizer, have decided to postpone it to 6-8 July 2022. The 10th ToE Conference will have as its theme "Technology, Environment and Resources". A “Call for papers” will be issued in May 2021.
On the dates initially set, the ToE network is now planning a Digital Workshop Festival from 28 June – 2 July 2021. A series of online events to allow members of the network to meet, share and debate. Find out more about the Tensions of Europe Digital Workshop Festival here!
Luxembourg - June 27-30, 2019 (9th edition)
Athens (Greece) - September 7-10, 2017 (8th edition)
Stockholm (Sweden) - September 3-6, 2015 (7th edition)
Paris (France) - September 19-21, 2013 (6th edition)
Copenhagen (Denmark) - October 3-4, 2012 (5th edition)
Sofia (Bulgaria) - June 17-20, 2010 (4th edition)
Lisbon (Portugal) - October 9-11, 2008 (General Toe Meeting)
Rotterdam (The Netherlands) - June 7-10, 2007 (3rd edition)
Lappeenranta (Finland) - May 25-28, 2006 (2nd edition)
Budapest (Hungary) - March 17-20, 2004 (1st edition)
TOE Workshops[complete list]
TOE Summerschools:[COMPLETE THIS LIST!]
Bordeaux (France) September 18-22, 2006: Tales of integrating and fragmenting Europe: The role of infrastructures 1850-2000
Ockenheim (Germany) July 8-13, 2007: Technologies and their environments: The circulation of materials, people and knowledge in twentieth century Europe
Chios (Greece) and Izmir (Turkey) August 27 – September 1 2007: Cold War Technology in Europe
Munich (Germany) September 8-13, 2008: Europeanization, Globalization, Americanization, Sovietization, Conceptual Tools of Framing the History of Technology in Europe
Turku (Finland) August 10-15, 2009: Oral History and Technological Memory: Challenges in Studying European Pasts
Cité de Télécoms (France) September 14-18, 2009: History of electronic images: a long term perspective