Tuesday 14th May 2024
|08:30-08:40||Welcome to the Future Greenland 2024 business conference. |
CEO Christian Keldsen
|08:40-09:00||Greenland and sustainability: Where is the business community and government going? |
Prime minister Mûte B. Egede and Chairman of the Greenland Business Association Krissie Winberg
|09:00-09:20||Greetings from the Future of Greenland|
|09:20-09:40||The global Greenland – Trade with the world past, present and future |
Permanent secretary Mininnguaq Kleist and Head of Representation Jens Heinrich
|09:40-10:00||Shaping a new tomorrow |
British Ambassador to the Kingdom of Denmark Emma Hopkins
|10:00-10:25||How to catch the attention of an airline |
Panel debate w/ Lee Lipton, featuring CEO Jacob Nitter Sørensen from Air Greenland + more
|10:50-11:10||Investing for and in the climate |
|11:10-11:35||Sustainability in all parts of the Commonwealth. What is driving the agenda? |
Political panel debate w/ amongst others Minister Kalistat Lund
|11:55-12:20||Panel debate with the keynotes from this morning|
|13:30-15:00||Side Events: |
– The Civil Society and the NGOs. Are we missing any solutions and where are the good partnerships?
– Without financing – no development. What does it mean to attract investments?
– A sustainable society obviously has a strong press!
|15:30-16:00||Political round table – the party leaders debate sustainability|
|16:00-16:10||The Bank of Greenland Business foundation: Entrepreneur of the year award 2024. |
Chairman of the board Kristian Lennert
|16:10-16:20||See you tomorrow|
|18:00-19:30||Networking reception at Hotel Hans Egede|
Wednesday 15th May 2024
|08:40-09:00||The new businesses in Greenland. Are we facing a financial sustainable future? |
Minister Naaja Nathanielsen and CEO Christian Keldsen
|09:00-09:20||The Greenlandic work force. A new approach? |
Pilu Samuelsen and Hanne Danielsen, Siu Tsiu
|09:20-09:40||Gender diversity in entrepreneurship. Is the road to success equal for all? |
Founder and creative director at Roccamore Shoes Frederikke Schmidt
|09:40-10:00||Show or business? The untapped business potential in Greenlandic film. |
Emile Hertling Péronard from Ánorâk Film & Polarama Greenland
|10:00-10:20||The Faroe Islands and the SMEs – how do we make sustainability part of the agenda? |
Ana Elisenda Holden-Peters from the Faroese Sustainability Initiative
|10:45-11:10||The sustainable labour market, the organizations, and the cohesion of Greenland |
Panel debate w/ Jess G. Berthelsen (SIK), Krissie Winberg (GBA) and Elna Heilmann (IMAK)
|11:10-11:25||Sustainability also involves economic and social components in society. |
Torben M. Andersen and Merete Lindstrøm
|11:25-11:45||What do doughnuts have to do with sustainability and construction? |
Inooraq Brandt and Pernille Louise Klausen from Rambøll
|11:45-12:00||Fuelling the future. Future energy and energy sources. |
Peter Christian Kjærgaard from DTU
|12:00-12:15||The potential for a stronger sustainability concept. Experience from research into Greenlandic food. |
Aviaja Lyberth Hauptmann from Ilimatusarfik
|13:30-15:00||Side Events: |
– Will your husband be joining the meeting?
– How can science and defence cooperate?
– Is politics only for politicians? Foreign politics are interested in you!
– Inuit influence on Arctic marine governance.
|15:30-16:30||Political round table– the mayors discuss the municipalities’ collaboration with the business community and civil society|
|16:30-16:45||Thank you FG24 – see you in 2026|
|16:45-18:30||Reception at Katuaq|