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Fourth Contemporary Drug Problems

August 23 2017 to August 25 2017 | Helsinki, Finland

Updated: July 09 2017

Fourth Contemporary Drug Problems Conference

‘Making alcohol and other drug realities’

Please consider joining us in Helsinki for the conference, which will critically explore and debate the issues posed when we approach alcohol and other drug science, policy, treatment, law and other practices as constituting the realities they seek to address.
Confirmed keynote speakers are:

Carol Bacchi: ‘Deploying a poststructural analytic strategy: Political implications’

Cameron Duff: ‘Making drug realities: From analysis to praxis after the ontological turn’

Adam Winstock & Monica Barratt: ‘The Global Drug Survey: Participatory methods and the making of safer drug realities’

Join conference delegates for dinner at Restaurant Loiste (, located on the top floor of the Hotel Vaakuna:

For further details on the conference theme, keynote speakers, venue and accommodation options, please visit