Baltic Sea Region Forum: Turbulent World Order and the Baltic Sea Region

Time

27.5.2021 at 12.00 - 14.00
PROGRAMME

Moderator: Jarno Limnéll, Professor of Practice, Aalto University, Finland

12:00 Opening
Minna Arve, Mayor, City of Turku
Chair, Board of Directors, Centrum Balticum Foundation

12:05 - 12:15 Keynote Speech
Artis Pabriks, Minister of Defence, Latvia

12:15 - 13:05 Geopolitics has returned: What does it mean for the Baltic Sea Region?
Keir Giles, Senior Consulting Fellow, Chatham House, UK
William E. Pomeranz, Deputy Director, Kennan Institute, USA
Annika Söder, President, European Institute of Peace, Belgium

13:05 - 13:50 Internal security in the Baltic Sea Region
Tom Dodd, Ambassador, The British Embassy in Helsinki
Kimmo Kohvakka, Director General for Rescue Services, Ministry of the Interior, Finland
Valentyn Nalyvaichenko, Member, Parliament of Ukraine

13:50 - 14:00 Closing
Ville Niinistö, Member of European Parliament

Additional information

Elias Kallio