Recovering the Promise of 1989

23rd Forum 2000 Conference

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Program


23rd Forum 2000 Conference
October 13 – 15, 2019

The 23rd annual Conference will be held in Prague on October 13 – 15, 2019 under the title "Recovering the Promise of 1989". The event will host a wide range of illustrious personalities from number of fields – politicians, philosophers, authors, activists and dissidents, policy analysts, entrepreneurs, or artists. Discussions will examine today´s challenges and search for ways to renew the spirit of responsibility and strengthen democracy. It will also look at how the internal uncertainties of the democratic “West” and the rise of China, India and other actors are reshaping the world and how these converging trends will affect our common global future in the next 30 years. The conference will engage the younger generation to share their views on these issues and discuss ways to renew trust in democracy and its values.

Structure of the Conference

Tentative as of June 28, 2019

Sunday, October 13

Morning
Working internal meetings and workshops
Afternoon
Democracy Dialogues
Working internal meetings and workshops
19:00-21:00
Conference Opening Ceremony

Monday, October 14

8:30-9:30
Working Breakfasts
9:45-10:45
Opening Plenary
11:00-12:00
Session 1
12:15-13:15
Session 2
13:15-14:15
Lunch Break
14:15-14:45
Žofín Conversation I
14:45-15:45
Session 3
16:00-17:00
Session 4
17:00-17:30
Žofín Conversation II
19:30-22:00
Gala Dinner

Tuesday, October 15

8:30-9:30
Working Breakfasts
10:45-12:00
Session 5
12:15-13:45
Session 6
13:45-14:45
Lunch Break
14:45-16:00
Session 7
16:15-17:30
Closing Plenary