CONFERENCE AGENDA
 
Day 1
8:00 - 10:00 Registration Open
10:00 - 10:15 Welcome
10:15 - 11:00 Official Inauguration & Keynote Address by Dr. Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, the President of Iceland and Ari Kristinn Johnsson, President of Reykjavik University
11:00 - 12:00 Plenary panel: Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Times of Crisis - What Iceland can Show the World.
12:00 - 12:15 The Ministry of Ideas: Prototyping a Sustainable World
12:15 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 14:30 Overview of Green Energy in Iceland - Landsvirkjun Power Elevator Pitch Training Sessionn
14:45 - 16:00 Business Plan Competition Workshop Open breakout session
16:30 - 17:30 Keynote Address by Ken Morse, Founding Managing Director of MIT Entrepreneurship Center
18:30 - 20:30
'Power Networking' cocktail at the Hellisheiði Geothermal Power Plant

Day 2
9:30 - 9:45 Presentation of the day's agenda
9:45 - 10:45 Keynote Fireside Chat with Nader Darehshori, Former President of Houghton Mifflin
Moderator: Richard Kivel, President and Chair, MIT Enterprise Forum
11:15 - 12:15 Looking for the silver lining: finding funding and support in an economic downturn What can green do for you: Identifying opportunities in Clean Tech
12:15 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 14:30 New Legacies: Young entrepreneurs and their impact Fear, Failure, and Fortune: Overcoming obstacles for ultimate success
14:45 - 15:45 Case Study The World of Online Gaming - Gogogic Case Study Social Entrepreneurship - Jeroo Billimoria
16:15 - 17:15 Untapped potential: Role of corporations and startups in greening of existing industries Elevator Pitch Competition - Preliminary Rounds
19:30 - 22:30
Gala Dinner at the Pearl Restaurant: Keynote Address by Katrin Juliusdottir, Minister of Industry

Day 3
9:30 - 9:45 Presentation of the day's agenda
9:45 - 10:45 Keynote Address by Dr. Alf Bjørseth, Founder of Renewable Energy Corp.
10:45 - 11:15 Elevator Pitch Competition - Finals
11:30 - 12:30 Case Study Green Energy Entrepreneurship - Sunlabob Case Study Starting companies without Venture Capital - Maqtec
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:00 Fresh Foundations: Public Policies for rebuilding economic momentum Balancing Act: How innovative and enterprising women can change the world
15:30 - 16:30 Keynote Address by Robin Chase, Founder of Zipcar and Time Magazine's "100 Most Influential People of 2009"
16:30 - 17:00 Official launching of the Nordic Cleantech Competition
17:00 - 17:30 Closing Remarks
18:30 - 22:00
Evening spa and farewell reception at the Blue Lagoon