Please note that there are two different conference venues:
June 14/15 - Century City Conference Centre
June 16 - Kirstenbosch Conference Centre (transportation available)

Marja Tiilikainen

Department of Social Research, University of Helsinki
Marja Tiilikainen (PhD, Adjunct Professor in comparative religion) is Academy Research Fellow at the Department of Social Research, University of Helsinki, Finland. She has conducted long-term research on Somali migrants and carried out ethnographic research in Finland, Northern Somalia and Canada. Her main research interests include everyday Islam, cultural aspects of health and healing, and transnational family life. She currently leads two research projects related to Somali diaspora funded by the Academy of Finland. Her publications may be found at: https://tuhat.halvi.helsinki.fi/portal/en/persons/marja-tiilikainen%282dfdb676-f64d-4e56-aefe-9fef5ae3a148%29/publications.html