Programme

Monday May 13 2024

09:00-10:00Registration, Distribution of Program and Name Tags in Katuaq, Nuuk
10:00-10:15Welcome, Background for the Conference, and Business as Part of Civil Society
Christian Keldsen, Director, Greenland Business Association
Moderator: Maria Motzfeldt
10:15-10:35Democracy – What Is It, Who Is Part of It, and Why Do We Think It Is Important?
Morten Nornild, Lecturer Ilisimatusarfik
10:35-10:55Social Media – Are They Also Important For Democracy?
Qupanuk Olsen, Q’s Greenland
Jens Frederik Nielsen, Inatsisartut member, Demokratiit
10:55-11:10Break
11:10-11:25The Foundation for Entrepreneurship – Young Entrepreneurs in Greenland
Christian Vintergaard, Board Member, Foundation for Entrepreneurship – Kalaallit Nunaat
Nukappiaraq Kristiansen, Regional Manager, Foundation for Entrepreneurship – Kalaallit Nunaat
11:25-11:40TBA
11:40-12:00The “New” Jobs of the Future in Greenland
Inussuk, Naviair, Polar Seafood, and others
Moderator: TBA
12:00-12:45Lunch
12:45-13:05The Power for Good – Why Diplomacy Matters in 2024
Emma Hopkins, British Ambassador to the Commonwealth of the Realm
13:05-13:25How Important Is Sustainability to Future Generations?
What is sustainability, and what do young people think about it?
Aaja Chemnitz Larsen + youth politician?
13:25-13:45The Person Behind the Young Leader
Miki Brøns and Bent Salling, Polar Seafood
13:45-14:05What Does Sustainability Mean to You?
Aviaaja Lyberth Hauptmann?
14:05-14:20[participation in competition by answering questions to the mailbox in the auditorium]
14:20-15:00Political Ambitions for the Future Youth of Greenland with Sustainability in Mind
Party Leader Round + Panel of Young Students (Uni?)
Moderator: Sermitsiaq.ag and journalism students
15:05-15:25Music And Art as a Profession
Frederik & Christian Elsner
15:25-15:55How Will a Strong and Sustainable Greenland Look in 2050? And What Will It Take to Reach It?
Moderator: UNICEF: Aviaaja Pregaard
15:55-16:00Follow-up on Competition
16:00-16:15Thank You for Today – the Future of Greenland
Prime Minister of Greenland, Mûte B. Egede
16:15-17:00Foyer Concert with Elsners sponsored by the British Embassy