In-person programme

The programme is subject to revision

THURSDAY, MAY 27

10.00–10.30

OPENING SESSION

Per Kirkeby Auditorium

Berit Eika 
Pro-rector at Aarhus University

Niels Højberg 
Chief Executive, City of Aarhus

Mads Rosendahl Thomsen
Professor, Aarhus University and Head of the conference organizing committee


10.30–11.40

VIRTUAL KEYNOTE

Per Kirkeby Auditorium

Anne Applebaum 
Democracy and Disinformation


11.40–13.00

LUNCH

Samfundsfagenes Kantine



14.45–15.15

COFFEE AND NETWORK


15.15–17.00

TRACK SESSION


17.00–19.00

BUFFET DINNER, WINE AND NETWORK (for registered participants only)

Samfundsfagenes Kantine


FRIDAY, MAY 28

08.30–10.15

MORNING TRACK SESSION


10.15–10.30

COFFEE AND NETWORK


10.30–12.15

TRACK SESSION


12.15–13.15

LUNCH

Samfundsfagenes Kantine


13.15–15.00

TRACK SESSION


15.00–15.20

COFFEE AND NETWORK


15.20–16.30

VIRTUAL KEYNOTE

Per Kirkeby Auditorium

Francis Fukuyama
Big Tech and the Threat to Democracy


16.30–17.00

BUS TRANSFER TO CENTRALVÆRKSTEDET


17.00–18.00

ARRIVAL AND DRINKS BEFORE PANEL DEBATE


18.00–19.30

PANEL DEBATE ON DIGITALIZATION AND DEMOCRACY

Centralværkstedet

Marianne Dahl
Board Member and former Director of Sales, Microsoft

Karen Melchior 
MEP for Denmark in the European Parliament

Anne Marie Engtoft Larsen 
Tech Ambassador, Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Anne Applebaum 
Award-winning Journalist

Francis Fukuyama 
Professor, Stanford University

Søren Eskildsen 
COO, Trifork A/S


19.30–22.00

DINNER


SATURDAY, MAY 29

10.30–12.15

TRACK SESSION


12.15–13.15

LUNCH

Samfundsfagenes Kantine


13.15–14.15

VIRTUAL KEYNOTE

Per Kirkeby Auditorium

Mark van Vugt
Leadership and Power in the Digital Era


14.15–14.45

COFFEE AND NETWORK


14.45–16.30

TRACK SESSION

Grand Challenges! Digital Solutions?

Beyond Humans: Artificial Intelligence