Program 2019

THURSDAY 8.8.

Moderator: Journalist Rauli Virtanen

Klo 11.00-12.00 WELCOMING COFFEE
Klo 12.00-12.10 UUSIKAUPUNKI INVOLVED IN KEY TRENDS
mayor Atso Vainio
Klo 12.10-12.20 II PEACE SYMPOSIUM
professor Wolfgang Lutz
Klo 12.20-12.30 GREETINGS FROM THE EVENT PATRONESS,
FORMER PRESIDENT TARJA HALONEN
Chairperson of Uusikaupunki’s City Council,
Jaana Vasama
Klo 12.30-13.00 SCIENCE AND THE SCIENCE SOCIETY
AS A BUILDER OF PEACE, WELL-BEING
AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
professor Jukka H. Meurman
Klo 13.00-13.30 FROM THE WORLD TO UUSIKAUPUNKI
– IS THERE ANY SPACE AT THE INN?
resident pilot Granger Simmons
Klo 13.30-14.00 THE CRISIS OF LIBERAL GLOBAL ORDER
AND NEW CHALLENGES FOR PEACE DIPLOMACY
professor Marko Lehti
Klo 14.00-15.00LUNCH (  at own expenses )
Klo 15.00-15.30A NEW PERSPECTIVE ON THE AGING
OF THE POPULATION
professor Sergei Scherbov
Klo 15.30-16.00OUR DAILY BREAD
– FOOD POLICY IS SECURITY POLICY
Marja-Liisa Tapio-Biström,
Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry
Klo 16.00-16.30JOINT MANAGEMENT OF TRANSBOUNDARY
WATERS AS A TOOL FOR STRENGTHENING
PEACE AND STABILITY
professor Lea Kauppi
Klo 16.30-17.00SUMMARY OF THE FIRST DAY OF
THE PEACE SYMPOSIUM
professor Elizabeth Thomson

FRIDAY 9.8.

Moderator: professor emeritus Tuomo Melasuo

Klo 09.00-09.30“BUILDING GLOBAL PEACE”
foreign minister Pekka Haavisto
Klo 09.30-10.00POSSIBILITIES FOR PEACE
IN THE MIDDLE EAST
ambassador Risto Veltheim
Klo 10.00-10.30THE WORLD’S LONGEST DEMOGRAPHIC TIME-SERIES:
POPULATION TRENDS AND WELL-BEING
IN FINLAND 1722–2100
professor Wolfgang Lutz, Austria,
and Claudia Reiter, Austria
Klo 10.30-11.00PEACE AND POPULATION DATA
professor Elizabeth Thomson
Klo 11.00-11.30COFFEE BREAK
Klo 11.30-12.00CAN BORDER OF PETER THE GREAT BE DETECTED
IN THE 21ST CENTURY USING REMOTE SENSING
professor Pekka Kauppi
Klo 12.00-12.30MAKING SWEDEN SMALL AGAIN.
A GEOPOLITICAL PERSPECTIVE
ON THE NYSTAD PEACE TREATY
professor Daniel Tarschys
Klo 12.30-13.00IN THE MIDDLE OF CHAOS
Tapani Brotherus and Rauli Virtanen
Klo 13.00-13.30A SECURE FINLAND IN EUROPE
MP Ilkka Kanerva
Klo 13.30-14.30 LUNCH (  at own expenses )
Klo 14.30-15.30TRAJECTORIES FOR THE FUTURE
-PANEL
Klo 15.30-16.00LOOKING TOWARDS A SECURE FUTURE
prime minister Antti Rinne