INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

Common Digital Space of the Nordic and Baltic States

Vilnius, 18 May 2016
Lithuanian Parliament (Seimas), Constitution Hall, Gedimino pr. 53

TIME SPEAKER THEME
8.30 – 9.00 REGISTRATION
9.00 – 9.20 Dr Mindaugas BASTYS,
Chair of the Committee on the Development of Information Society of the Seimas
Opening speech
Algirdas BUTKEVIČIUS,
Prime Minister of the Republic of Lithuania
Juozas BERNATONIS,
Minister of Justice of the Republic of Lithuania
Welcome speeches
Cooperation of the countries of the Baltic Sea Region in ICT field: trends and forms of cooperation
Moderator Dr Mindaugas BASTYS, Chair of the Committee on the Development of Information Society of the Seimas
9.20 – 9.40 Flemming STENDER,
Director of the Baltic Development Forum
Overview of the state of the digital Baltic Sea region; possible areas of cooperation
9.40 – 10.00 Morten Friis MØLLER,
senior advisor at the Nordic Council of Ministers
Nordic experiences in regard to “cross-order solutions” (eID)
10.00 – 10.20 Daiva KIRKILAITĖ-CHETCUTI,
Head of Information Society Unit, Office of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania
Baltic Sea Region ICT Lab – is it possible?
10.20 – 10.40 Jeanette CARLSSON,
Founder and Chair,
Tech Nordic Advocates
Tech business collaboration and growth across the Nordic and Baltic region and link to London
10.40 – 10.55 Tomas VITKUS,
President of Infobalt Association
Effectively functioning ecosystems enabling a quick response to society needs. Ways to increase competitiveness of the countries of the Baltic Sea region in international market. Infobalt point of view
10.55 – 11.10 Giedrius MARKEVIČIUS,
Cloud Computing Center of Excellence
Country Digitization Acceleration
11.10 – 11.30 COFFEE BREAK
Proposed e. Government and business solutions in the Baltic Sea region
Moderator Julius PAGOJUS, Vice minister of Justice of the Republic of Lithuania
11.30 – 11.50 Aidas PETROŠIUS,
Advisor to Director General of the Centre of Registers
Consolidation of state ICT resources: synergy that benefits everyone
11.50 – 12.10 Eglė RIMKIENĖ,
Head of the REGIA project of the Centre of Registers
REGIA: the flagship of government networking services
12.10 – 12.30 Vytautas VITKAUSKAS,
HDM initiative business coordinator in Lithuania
New HDM iniciative – e-cooperation of EU and Eastern Partnership countries in ICT
12.30 – 12.50 Tomas MEIŽYS,
Business developer ESTINA
ISIGN: enabling cross-border eServices
12.50 – 13.10 Ramūnas ČEPAITIS,
Director of Information Society Development Committee under the Ministry of Transport and Communications
SIRIP – the guarantee of the successful and effective development of electronic services
13.10 – 14.00 LUNCH BREAK
EU programmes and funding sources: possible funding of the implementation of integrated cross-border solutions
Moderator Romualdas Povilas PETRAITIS, Director of the Lithuanian Innovation and Technology Institute
14.00 – 14.30 Rapolas LAKAVIČIUS,
Policy Officer at the DG Connect European Commission
EU budget ICT programmes implemented directly by the European Commission and possible funding of the implementation of integrated cross-border solutions
14.30 – 15.00 Piermario DI PIETRO,
Senior adviser European Investment Bank
European Fund for Strategic Investments
15.00 – 15.30 Ramūnas DILBA,
Deputy Director of EU Structural Assistance Management Department, Ministry of Finance
Possibilities offered by European Structural and Investment Funds
15.30 – 16.00 DISCUSSIONS

Registration for the event will be open until 16/05/2016 at: http://www.lrs.lt/registracija.

For more information please contact Adviser to the Committee on the Development of Information Society of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania Rita Beinorienė by phone (+370 5) 239 6219, e-mail Rita.Beinoriene@lrs.lt.