26 - 28 September 2018 / Rostock, Germany

Agenda

The event agenda's time zone is CEST.

The following agenda is preliminary.
Wed
26 Sep 2018
18:00 – 21:00
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center
BD 2018 Welcome | Cocktail Reception
Thu
27 Sep 2018
09:00 – 10:00
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center - room Bornholm A|B
Opening of the Conference

  • Manuela Schwesig - Minister-President of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (patronage)
  • P. Ludwig - CEO Technology Park Warnemünde GmbH
  • Ints Viksna - BASTICS Chairman
  • Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang Schareck - Rector University of Rostock 


10:00 – 11:00
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center
First Thematic Session

  • Keynote Prof. Dr. Markus Münter - University of Applied Sciences, Saarbrücken

"Competitiveness and disruptive innovation – will startups survive the next wave of digitalization?"

  • Luis Sanz - International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation 

"Managing science and technology parks and areas of innovation"


11:00 – 11:20
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center
Break


11:20 – 12:20
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center - room Bornholm A|B
Second Thematic Session

  • Dr. Carsten Momma - CORTRONIK GmbH
  • Dr. Matthias Bürger - VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik GmbH  

"Structures and Dynamics of Innovation and Cooperation in the Region"

12:20 – 13:15
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center
Lunch


13:15 – 14:45
Conference Center - room 1.1
Beyond H2020 - The next framework program - Ints Viksna- Latvian Technological Center (LV)

Chances and risks of the next framework Programm of the EC on maximising the impact of EU Research & Innovation support.

Workshop Track 2
13:15 – 14:45
Conference Center - room 1.2
KPI - Measure the impact of science parks and incubators - Jaak Raie - Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol (EE)

Key Performance Indicator (KPI) - how to measure the impact of science parks and incubators? Must we do it at all?

Workshop expose

Workshop Track 3
14:45 – 15:15
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center
Break


15:15 – 16:30
Conference Center - room 1.1
Transform Local - How Smart Small could be?! - Dr. Matthias Bürger - Institute for Innovation and Technology (DE)

Smartness is not a question of size – digitization strategies for small communities. Practical discussion using the example of the Transform Local approach

Workshop expose

Workshop Track 1
15:15 – 16:30
Conference Center - room 1.2
What you always wanted to say, know or discuss - Heinz Fiedler - Spice Group (DE)

This session of the Baltic Dynamics 2018 is providing the floor for discussing topics BD’18 participants want to know or talk about. You are invited to inform us about the topics you would like to discuss: bd@spice-group.net

Workshop Track 2
16:30 – 17:15
Technology Park Warnemünde Conference Center
Summary Day 1 – organization


19:00 – 23:00
Hotel Neptun - Rostock Warnemünde
Dinner & Networking Reception of Roland Methling - Mayor of Rostock


Fri
28 Sep 2018
09:30 – 11:00
Technology Park Warnemünde | Conference Center
Country Reports BD 2018
  • Latvia
  • Estonia
  • Lithuania
  • Germany


11:00 – 11:15
Break
11:15 – 12:00
Technology Park Warnemünde | Conference Center
Project Pitch Workshop

Take the opportunity to pitch concrete project ideas in front of potential partners and take valuable contacts with you.

12:00 – 12:30
Technology Park Warnemünde | Conference Center
Good Bye and Welcome BD 2019 – Closing the conference
12:30 – 13:30
Technology Park Warnemünde | Conference Center
Lunch
The event agenda's time zone is CEST.