Part 1


 Moderated by Elina Hiltunen

The doors will be opened from 9:00 

10:00 - 10:05

Welcome by director of the State Education Development Agency Dita Traidās (Latvia)

10:05 - 10:15

Introduction by Elina Hiltunen (Finland)

10:15 - 10:30

Opening by Minister of Education and Science Ms Anda Čakša (Latvia)

10:30 - 11:15

Futurist and a humanist, a leading global keynote speaker Mr Gerd Leonhard (Switzerland)

"Artificial intelligence and the future of human work, learning and training" 

11:15 - 11:45

Coffee break

11:45 - 12:30

Future-of-work expert, keynote speaker and leading strategist Ms Heather E. McGowan (USA

"Unleashing Human Potential: The Future of Learning and Leadership" 

12:40 - 13:40 

Panel discussion

Minister of Education and Science Ms Anda Čakša

Top-rated global futurist Mr Gerd Leonhard

Top 50 World female futurist by Forbes Ms Heather E. McGowan

Supervisory Board member of University of Latvia Ms Baiba Apine

Head of Communication and Sustainability at Swedbank Ms Lolita Stašāne

Board member of FIDEA Mr Gundars Kuļikovskis

13:40 - 14:30

Lunch break

Media interviews with keynote speakers

Part 2


14:30 – 15:00

Futurist, author Elina Hiltunen (Finland)

"Megatrends and the future of skills"

15:10 - 16:00

Panel discussion 

Co-founder of DraugiemGroup Mentors Club and spokesman Mr Jānis Palkavnieks

CEO at Baltic Id, Federation of Security & Defence Industries of Latvia, Ms Elīna Egle

Chairman of the board of Bērnu klīniskā universitates slimnīca Mr Valts Ābols

Head of Communications and strategic development at Balticovo and chairman of the supervisory board of Rīgas meži Mr Toms Auškāps

16:00 - 16:45

Inspiration story and video show by the Best Sommelier of the World 2023 Raimonds Tomsons

16:45 – 17:00

Closing remarks


Cocktail and networking