It's all about humans

Interplay between Knowledge, Human Capital and Natural Resources for the Political, Social and Economic Development of North Atlantic Societies

Key note video on how digitization can develop North Atlantic communities. Rasmus G. Bertelsen, Barents Chair in Politics, UiT, and Assistant Professor, Aalborg University.

How can the digital revolution enable the development of knowledge-based societies and economies in the Arctic? Rasmus G. Bertelsen, inaugural Barents Chair in Politics at the Arctic University of Norway in Tromsø and Assistant Professor at the University of Aalborg, outlines his perspectives on the future in this keynote presentation.

Greenland 2030: Vision for an IT nation

How can Greenland become a leading IT nation by 2030? Philtrum has a comprehensive plan. Mikael Hertig, Owner, Philtrum.

Mikael Hertig of Philtrum has an ambitious vision of Greenland as an IT nation in 2030 – hear about his goals and the actions required to reach them.

U Nordic - A New System of Education in the Nordic Countries

Listen to Lars Utstøl of U Nordic explain their approach to and ambition for e-learning. Lars Utstøl, Project Manager, U Nordic.

How can IT help improve education in sparsely populated areas? Lars Utstøl, Project Manager at U Nordic, explains their approach to e-learning in this presentation.

Fighting the Gjógv Syndrome - Managing urbanisation, education and automation for a stronger Arctic future

Fighting the Gjógv Syndrome - why the Arctic should embrace education, urbanization and digitization. Olavur Ellefsen, Founder, Tökni.

Have you heard about the Gjógv syndrome? It is the starting point when prominent Faroese entrepreneur Olavur Ellefsen outlines his vision for how the region should embrace education, migration towards urban centers, and digitalization – or else risk falling behind.

Digital Networks Igniting Knowledge and Development in Northern Communities: Labrador's Experience

How digitazation has transformed professional and social life in Labrador. Sheila Downer, Owner and Principal Consultant, Labrador Solutions.

Sheila Downer has almost three decades of experience working with various stakeholders in Labrador, Canada. In this presentation, she shares her in-depth understanding of the implementation process of ICT infrastructure and solutions, and how digitazation has transformed professional and social life in Labrador.

National Digitization of Greenland

Digitization of Greenland - why and how. Greenlandic Agency for Digitisation, Government agency with wide-ranging IT responsibilities.

What happens when digital development meets a traditional Arctic community like Greenland? The Greenlandic Agency for Digitisation gives a presentation on impact, vision and needs.