Program

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 

11:30 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 Albert Svan, BIEN Iceland – Basic income for a sustainable future 

15:00 Øyvind Steensen BIEN Norway 

15:30 Panel discussion and questions

16:30 End of day 1

 

Conference day 2, Fri 1. September

Basic Income experiments and results

10:00 Highligts from previous day 

10:10 Markus Kanerva on Finnish basic income project 

10:45 Dr. Jurgen De Wispelaere 

11:30 Dr. Karl Widerquist 

12:10 Lunch

13:30 Panel discussion and questions

15:00 End of conference