Berlin, Germany

13 June, 2017

This year, the 19th Baltic Development Forum Summit challenges old truths and takes a look at how a changing world creates new perspectives on growth. In what ways can an increased focus on sustainability and social engagement provide profits for business? How can the digital transformation open up new opportunities for small and medium size companies around the region? What will the political and economic developments within and outside the region mean for regional cooperation and our future economic performance? Together we will chart a new way for how to grow our region.

Among the speakers and panelists are:
- Anders Lendager, Founder, Lendager Group
- Dag Duberg, Nordic Sustainability Manager, Tarkett
- Dr. Florian Lüdeke-Freund, Senior Research Associate, University of Hamburg
- Taavi Roivas, Vice President of Estonian Parliament (tbc)
- Niko Kyynäräinen, CEO of Turku Science Park Ltd (tbc)
- Olle Zetterberg, CEO, Stockholm Business Region
- Tobias Stone, digital entrepreneur
- Dr. Tobias Etzolt, Associate, Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik
- Dr. Ann-Sofie Dahl, Associate Professor, Center for Strategic and International Studies
- Dr. Lykke Friis, Chairman of Danish Foreign Policy Society, frm Minister for Energy and Climate
- Andris Pielbags, Leader of Unity Party Latvia, frm European Commissioner
- Dr. Christian Ketels, Senior Research Fellow, Stockholm School of Economics, and Faculty Member, Harvard Business School

The Summit is arranged in conjunction with the 8th Annual Forum of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region.

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