The Future of European Democracy Summit

16 SEPTEMBER, 2017

TimeOut Studio (Mercado da Ribeira)

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Subject

Topic

Participant

09:00

Conference Chairman’s opening remarks.

#Event

Alexandre Krauss, Co-founder and Vice-President, Iniciativa Liberal

09:15

[EN] The Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE) Party, sharing liberal democrat values in Europe. Type: Keynote

#Europe

Hans Van Baalen, MEP, ALDE Party President

09:30

[EN] Can we digitalise Democracy? Lessons from Estonia. Type: Keynote

#DigitalDemocracy

Taavi Rõivas, Former Prime Minister of Estonia

10:15

[EN] Can politicians be replaced by Artificial Intelligence? Policy-makers and technology experts explore this thought-provoking scenario. Type: Debate

#DigitalDemocracy

Moderator: Alexandre Krauss, Co-founder and Vice-President, Iniciativa Liberal
Participants:
Alberto Zilio, Director PA Europe AT&T
Bram Delen, Speechwriter and Spokesperson of Guy Verhofstadt – President of the ALDE Group

11:00

Coffee break & Networking.

#Networking

11:30

[PT] Portugal’s startup revolution and its long-term economic and social impact. What are the challenges and opportunities for Portugal’s startup ecosystem? Type: Debate

#Economy #Society

Moderator: Sérgio Loureiro, Board Member Iniciativa Liberal
Participants:
João Romão, GetSocial, CEO & Global Shaper
• André Novais de Paula, Director de Estratégia Criativa na Directimedia
David Crisóstomo, hemiciclo.pt

12:15

[PT] Crowdsourcing policy and crowdfunding finance: good practices from the startup culture to run a political party? Type: Debate

#DigitalDemocracy

Moderator: Bruno Horta Soares, Co-founder and President, Iniciativa Liberal
Participants:
Gonçalo Caeiro, Co-Founder & Partner at Joyn SGPS
Pedro Antunes, Entrepreneur and Business Angel
Tiago Espinhaço Gomes, Senior Consultant Oliver Wyman and Global Shaper

13:00

Lunch. Type: Support

#Networking

14:00

[EN] Free cities: How can innovation strengthen the freedom of individuals and urban communities? Type: Debate

#Smart-cities

Moderator: Rodrigo Saraiva, Co-founder and Vice-President, Iniciativa Liberal
Participants:
Zsolt Szabo, Member of Dutch Parliament – VVD
Nuno Santos Fernandes, Forestry and agriculture enterpreneur
Carlos Marques Figueira, Partner Grupo Rumos
Tiago Mayan Gonçalves, Laywer

14:45

[EN] Seeking new models for Europe: Work, Education & Future of Welfare. Type: Debate

#Europe

Moderator: Miguel Ferreira, Board Member Iniciativa Liberal
Participants:
António Miguel, Social Investment Lab, CEO & Global Shaper
Jan Klesla, European Liberal Forum
Afonso Mendonça Reis, Empreendedor Social & Global Shaper

15:30

Coffee break & Ideas flash: My European Future. Type: Ideation Session

#Networking

16:15

[PT] The Agile Manifesto for Democracy & Politics. Type: Talk

#Change

Hugo Lourenço, Executive Agile Training

16:30

[PT] Technology as a force for good. Type: Talk

#Digital

Armando Alves, Board Member Iniciativa Liberal

16:45

[PT] Another kind of activism. Type: Talk

#Activism

Cátia Domingues, Ativista

17:00

[EN] From Somewhere, People from Everywhere – how the “elite” ruined globalization and what shall we do about it. Type: Talk

#Future

Stephan Morais, Managing General Partner, Indico Capital Partners

17:15

Final Remarks & Closing Session.

#Politics

Bruno Soares, Co-founder and President, Iniciativa Liberal

17:30

Session clousure.

Start: 09:00

Subject: Conference Chairman’s opening remarks

Topic: #Event

Participant: Alexandre Krauss, Co-founder and Vice-President, Iniciativa Liberal

Start: 09:15

Subject: [EN] The Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE) Party, sharing liberal democrat values in Europe

Topic: #Europe

Type: Keynote

Participant: Hans Van Baalen, MEP, ALDE Party President

Start: 09:30

Subject: [EN] Can we digitalise Democracy? Lessons from Estonia.

Topic: #DigitalDemocracy

Type: Keynote

Participant: Taavi Rõivas, Former Prime Minister of Estonia

Start: 10:15

Subject: [EN] Can politicians be replaced by Artificial Intelligence? Policy-makers and technology experts explore this thought-provoking scenario

Topic: #DigitalDemocracy

Type: Debate

Moderator: Alexandre Krauss, Co-founder and Vice-President, Iniciativa Liberal

Participants:
Alberto Zilio, Director PA Europe AT&T
Bram Delen, Speechwriter and Spokesperson of Guy Verhofstadt – President of the ALDE Group

Start: 11:00

Subject: Coffee break & Networking

Topic: #Networking

Start: 11:30

Subject: [PT] Portugal’s startup revolution and its long-term economic and social impact. What are the challenges and opportunities for Portugal’s startup ecosystem?

Topic: #Economy #Society

Type: Debate

Moderator: Sérgio Loureiro, Board Member Iniciativa Liberal

Participants:
• João Romão, GetSocial, CEO & Global Shaper
• André Novais de Paula
Director de Estratégia Criativa na Directimedia
• David Crisóstomo
, hemiciclo.pt

Start: 12:15

Subject: [PT] Crowdsourcing policy and crowdfunding finance: good practices from the startup culture to run a political party?

Topic: #DigitalDemocracy

Type: Debate

Moderator: Bruno Horta Soares, Co-founder and President, Iniciativa Liberal

Participants:
Gonçalo Caeiro, Co-Founder & Partner at Joyn SGPS
• Pedro Antunes, Entrepreneur and Business Angel
Tiago Espinhaço Gomes, Senior Consultant Oliver Wyman and Global Shaper

Start: 13:00

Subject: Lunch

Topic: #Networking

Type: Support

Start: 14:00

Subject: [EN] Free cities: How can innovation strengthen the freedom of individuals and urban communities?

Topic: #Smart-cities

Type: Debate

Moderator: Rodrigo Saraiva, Co-founder and Vice-President, Iniciativa Liberal

Participants:
Zsolt Szabo, Member of Dutch Parliament – VVD
Nuno Santos Fernandes, Forestry and agriculture enterpreneur
Carlos Marques Figueira, Partner Grupo Rumos

Tiago Mayan Gonçalves, Laywer

Start: 14:45

Subject: [EN] Seeking new models for Europe: Work, Education & Future of Welfare

Topic: #Europe

Type: Debate

Moderator: Miguel Ferreira, Board Member Iniciativa Liberal

Participants:
António Miguel, Social Investment Lab, CEO & Global Shaper
Jan Klesla, European Liberal Forum
Afonso Mendonça Reis, Empreendedor Social & Global Shaper

Start: 15:30

Subject: Coffee break & Ideas flash: My European Future

Topic: #Networking

Type: Ideation Session

Start: 16:15

Subject: [PT] The Agile Manifesto for Democracy & Politics

Topic: #Change

Type: Talk

Participants: Hugo Lourenço, Executive Agile Training

Start: 16:30

Subject: [PT] Technology as a force for good

Topic: #Digital

Type: Talk

Participants: Armando Alves, Board Member Iniciativa Liberal

Start: 16:45

Subject: [PT] Another kind of activism

Topic: #Activism

Type: Talk

Participants: Cátia Domingues, Ativista

Start: 17:00

Subject: [EN] From Somewhere, People from Everywhere – how the “elite” ruined globalization and what shall we do about it

Topic: #Future

Type: Talk

Participants: Stephan Morais, Managing General Partner, Indico Capital Partners

Start: 17:15

Subject: Final Remarks & Closing Session

Topic: #Politics

Participants: Bruno Soares, Co-founder and President, Iniciativa Liberal

Start: 17:30

Subject: Session clousure

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