XVII Open Society Forum on Populism
9.00 –10.00 Registration, welcome coffee
10.00 – 10.15 Opening. Linnar Viik (OEF, Chair of the Board), Mall Hellam (OEF, Executive Director)
10.15 – 11.45 Populism in different parts of Europe
Panel discussion. Catherine Fieschi (Counterpoint, UK), Jamie Bartlett (Demos, UK), Peter Kreko (Political Capital, Hungary), Mari-Liis Jakobson (Tallinn University, Estonia). Moderator Heather Grabbe (OSI-Brussels)
12. 15 – 13.45 Populism in Changing Russia
Panel discussion. Kadri Liik (ICDS, Estonia), Garry Kasparov (The Other Russia, Russia), Justin Burke (EurasiaNet.org, OSF) . Moderator Fraser Cameron (EU-Russia Centre, Brussels).
14.45 – 16.30 Populism, New Media and Civil Society
Panel discussion. President of Estonia Toomas Hendrik Ilves, Marietje Schaake (MEP, Netherlands) - on video, Alexander Stubb (Minister for European Affairs and Foreign Trade of Finland) – on video, Catherine Fieschi (Counterpoint, UK), Garry Kasparov (The Other Russia, Russia). Moderator Jonas Rolett (regional director for Southern Central and Eastern Europe, OSF)
16.30 – 17.00 Conclusions, conference ends.