EVENT Kick-off with Estonian PM Jüri Ratas 2018-09-20T07:15:46+00:00

Kick-off with Estonian PM Jüri Ratas
Thu, 23.08.2018 (16:00 – 19:00)
Venue: Luscher&Matiesen (Toom-Rüütli 10, Tallinn Old Town)

This year’s AW season will be kicked off with Estonian Prime Minister Jüri Ratas. 
The event will take place in a cozy Luscher&Matiesen.

16:00 Gathering, mingling, drinks, snacks, enjoying the beautiful view.

16:45 Welcoming words by Christian Testman (Chairman of the Board, NECC) and introduction of Ole Øveraas, Deputy Head of Mission, Norwegian Embassy
16:50 Introduction of new members
17:00 Norway Grants introduction of new funding programs By Frauke Muth
Decent Work
Green Innovation

17:30 How is Estonian politics shaping the business and trade in Estonia in the near future? by Prime Minister of Estonia Jüri Ratas.

18:30 Mingling
19:00 End of the event

19:30 Possibility to continue at one of the best Italian restaurant in Tallinn –DaRocco (if you wish to get seat(s) there, please mention it in comments box).

Jüri Ratas (born 2 July 1978, in Tallinn) is an Estonian politician who is the current leader of the Centre Party and the Prime Minister of Estonia. He acted as the vice-president of the Riigikogu from 2007 to 2016 and Mayor of Tallinn from 2005 to 2007. As a mayor of Tallinn he initiated the European Green Capital programme.

In the 2015 Estonian parliamentary election, Ratas was reelected to the parliament with 7,932 individual votes. In March he was elected as the second deputy speaker of the Riigikogu.

On 5 November 2016, Ratas was elected to succeed Edgar Savisaar as the leader of the Centre Party.

Event fee:
Non-members 25 EUR

PS – we have a limited amount of seats available so please be quick to reserve yours!

Registration deadline is Tuesday, Aug 21st.

Participants list

1 Andres Pihor Ignite
2 Anneli Hansen HEAK
3 Annely Särglep NECC
4 Anu Adermann Chaga Health OÜ
5 Anu Elmi Norwegian Embassy
6 Argo Saul Nordic Houses
7 Arno Kolk Estonian Electronics Industries Association
8 Christian Testman Ocean Visuals
9 Dmitri Nipadistov Ecoheat OÜ
10 Ene Aschjem NECC
11 Evelin Simer NJORD Law Firm
12 Frauke Muth Innovation Norway/Norway Gants
13 Fredrik Eken Eken Eiendom AS
14 Gisle Saudland Parliament of Norway
15 Gristel Leini Orkla Accounting Centre OÜ
16 Hanne Søttar Parliament of Norway
17 Hedy Kohv Kalev SPA
18 Helena Almqvist Protex Balti AS
19 Helene Pachner Orkla Accounting Centre OÜ
20 Helge André Njåstad Parliament of Norway
21 Henrik Steen Kristiansen Royal Norwegian Embassy
22 Hildegunn Hansen Parliament of Norway
23 Himanshu Gulati Parliament of Norway
24 Inga Allik IMG Numeri OÜ
25 Inga Veselova SeedForum
26 Jaan Kelder E. Pihlaku OÜ/Gildhall
27 Jørund Henning Rytman Bedriftsforbundet
28 Jüri Ploom Pohla&Hallmägi
29 Jüri Ratas The Prime Minister of Estonia
30 Kristi Mäeorg ADB Gjensidige Eesti fliaal
31 Madis Valk Numeri
32 Marco Iovino SBM FastWood OÜ
33 MIhail Kulman Blue Cargo Eesti OÜ
34 Mihhail Sinani BLRT Grupp AS
35 Nasir Hussain Raja Endow Invest As
36 Nele Plutus Gateway Partners SIA
37 Ole Rasmussen Uptime OÜ
38 Olga Niestierova TTÜ
39 Ove Øveraas Norwegian Embassy
40 Paal Aschjem _
41 Rando Siimon Uptime OÜ
42 Sergey Babichenko Ocean Visuals
43 Thorbjörn Sirén Futurehead Oü
44 Ulf Leirstein Parliament of Norway

For more information please contact Annely Särglep M: +372 510 1004

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