Estonian DEAC days

When: 10.10.2017, at 09:00 - 11.10.17 19:00
Place: M134


Estonian days of European Centre for Economic, Academic & Cultural Diplomacy (DEAC)

Day 1
10th of October
Location: Tallinn University of Technology, Mektory

Welcome by Academician Jaak Aaviksoo, Rector of TTU

09:15 Opening speech by Mr Sven Mikser Minister of Foreign Affairs

09:30 Ms Kris Dejonckheere, Secretary General of UNICA “The role of university networks in Europe''

WORKSHOP “Digital Society and Big Data”

9:45 TBC, “Digitalization Specialist”, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications

10:15 Prof. Dr. ir. Nikos Deligiannis, VUB, “Online big data analytics – finance, social nets, smart cities and multimodal imaging”

10:40 Coffee break

11:00 Dr. Ing. Jüri Riives, IMECC (Innovative Manufacturing Engineering Systems – Competence Centre “What can be expected from Industry 4.0 (company cases, bottlenecks, needs and achievements)?”

11:15 Dr. Kairit Tammets, TLU "Towards data-driven education in Estonia"

11:30 Mr. Erik Muuli, (STACC (Software Technology and Applications Competence Center - University of Tartu) -"Recommender systems"

11:45 Dr Innar Liiv, TTU “Predictive E-Government and Big Data” (Associate Professor, Data Science)

12:00 Visit of the TTÜ MEKTORY

13:00 Networking light lunch

Day 2 
11th of October  
Location: Tallinn University, M134

Welcome by Prof. TiiT Land, Rector of Tallinn University

14:15 Opening speech, Ms Urve Palo, Minister of Entrepreneurship & IT

14:30 Ms Kris Dejonckheere, Secretary General of UNICA

WORKSHOP:  “Social entrepreneurship”

15:00 Prof. Nikolay Dentchev –VUB, “Social entrepreneurs need your help: Let’s care, share and support”
Prof. Abdellah Touhafi -VUB, “Fablabs & remote digital international collaboration”

15:45 Coffee break

16:15 Dr Merle Ojasoo, TTÜ Topic TBC

Prof. Zsolt Bugarszki – TLU,  "Social impact and "problem penetration". Business metrics for social entrepreneurship".

17:00 Networking event in Teadlaste Foorum

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