Conference day 1, Thu 31. August

Nordic Welfare Model and UBI

10:00 Welcome words 

10:10 Dr. Stefan Olafsson, U. of Iceland

10:45 Dr. Peter Abrahamson, U. of Copenhagen 

11:20 Ten minute break

11:30 Dr. Louise Anne Haagh, U. of York 

12:10 Lunch

13:30 Salvör Gissurardottir, U. of Iceland 

14:00 Birgitta Jonsdottir MP in the Icelandic Parliament 

14:30 Ten minute break

14:40 Albert Svan, BIEN Iceland – Basic income for a sustainable future 

15:00 Øyvind Steensen, BIEN Norway 

15:20 Panel discussion and questions

16:30 End of day 1


Conference day 2, Fri 1. September

Basic Income experiments, results and future prospects

10:00 Highligts from previous day 

10:10 Markus Kanerva on Finnish basic income project 

10:45 Dr. Jurgen De Wispelaere 

11:20 Ten minute break

11:30 Dr. Karl Widerquist 

12:10 Lunch

13:30 Gerdur Palmadottir, Entrepreneur

13:50 Marina Gorbis, Institute for the Future (IFTF)

14:30 Ten minute break

14:40 Ragnar Þor Ingolfsson, VR Union 

15:10 Panel discussion and questions

16:00 End of conference