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2018

 

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Monday 23th


09:30

04/23/2018 09:30 04/23/2018 10:15 Europe/Madrid Opening ceremony Opening ceremony Auditorium MM/DD/YYYY
Opening ceremony

Congress - Ceremonies

09:30 - 10:15 Auditorium

Participants:

Speaker

Llorenç Huguet Rotger

Rector

UIB

Speaker

Ricard Zapatero

CEO

Fira Barcelona International

Speaker

Francina Armengol Socias

Presidenta

Govern Balear

Speaker

Miquel Ensenyat Riutort

President

Consell General de Mallorca

Speaker

José María Lassalle Ruiz

Secretario de Estado para la Sociedad de la Información y la Agenda Digital

Ministerio de Energía, Turismo y Agenda Digital

Speaker

Alfonso Rodríguez Badal

Alcalde

Ajuntament de Calvià

Speaker

Jones Christopher

Hors Classe Adviser

DG Energy


10:15

04/23/2018 10:15 04/23/2018 10:30 Europe/Madrid Inspiration Talk Islands; an energy opportunity Inspiration Talk Islands; an energy opportunity Auditorium MM/DD/YYYY
Inspiration Talk Islands; an energy opportunity

Congress - Keynote Session

10:15 - 10:30 Auditorium

Participants:

Speaker

Jones Christopher

Hors Classe Adviser

DG Energy


10:30

04/23/2018 10:30 04/23/2018 11:30 Europe/Madrid Smart islands: the way forward Smart islands: the way forward Auditorium MM/DD/YYYY
Smart islands: the way forward

Congress - Dialogue

10:30 - 11:30 Auditorium

Participants:

Moderator

Joan Mesquida Ferrando

Ajuntament de Calvià

Speaker

Luis Gerardo Rivera Marín

Secretary of State of Puerto Rico

Departamento de Estado del Gobierno de Puerto Rico

Speaker

Pastor Micha Ondo Bile

Government of the Equatorial Guinea

Speaker

Miguel Angel Moratinos

Ex Ministro de Asuntos Exteriores

Gobierno de España

Speaker

Richard Gomez

Mayor

Ormoc City


11:30

04/23/2018 11:30 04/23/2018 12:45 Europe/Madrid Connecting Islands Connecting Islands Auditorium MM/DD/YYYY
Connecting Islands

Congress - Plenary Session

11:30 - 12:45 Auditorium

Participants:

Speaker

Joe Dignan

Founder

Kintechi Ltd

Moderator

Josep Lluís Colom Martínez

Director Insular de Modernització i Innovació - Smart Island Mallorca

Consell Insular de Mallorca

Speaker

Natalia Piergentili Domenech

FORMER VICE-MINISTER OF ECONOMY

Ministerio de Economía, Fomento y Turismo

Speaker

Francisco Javier García Vieira

Director of Digital Public Services

Red.es

Speaker

Antoni Riera Font

Technical Officer

Fundación Impulsa Balears


12:45

04/23/2018 12:45 04/23/2018 13:30 Europe/Madrid Creating and Managing A Better Visitor Experience Creating and Managing A Better Visitor Experience Auditorium MM/DD/YYYY
Creating and Managing A Better Visitor Experience

Congress - Keynote Session

12:45 - 13:30 Auditorium

Participants:

Speaker

Doug Lansky

Tourism Consultant / Travel Journalist

douglansky.com

Moderator

Mercedes Garrido Rodríguez

Minister of the Department of Territory and Infrastructures

Consell de Mallorca


15:00

04/23/2018 15:00 04/23/2018 16:15 Europe/Madrid Islands in the 4th industrial revolution Islands in the 4th industrial revolution Room 1 MM/DD/YYYY
Islands in the 4th industrial revolution

Congress - Island Leading the Tourism Industry (SD)

15:00 - 16:15 Room 1

Participants:

Moderator

Cosme Bonet Bonet

Conseller executiu d'Economia i Hisenda

Consell de Mallorca

Speaker

Aleksandar Ivancic Potparic

Senior Consultant, PhD in Thermal Science

Anteverti

Speaker

Bartomeu Alorda Ladaria

Coordinator

SmartDestination Interdisciplinary Working Group UIB

Speaker

Benjamí Villoslada

General manager of technological development.

Govern Illes Balears

Speaker

Salvador Suárez García

HEAD OF DEPARTMENT

Instituto Tecnológico de Canarias, ITC

Speaker

Mauricio Socias Prats

Founder & CEO

WIONGO Leading Smart Destinations

Speaker

Bartomeu Olivares

Founder & CEO

IOTLABS


04/23/2018 15:00 04/23/2018 16:15 Europe/Madrid Disaster-relief and resilience in islands Disaster-relief and resilience in islands Room 2 MM/DD/YYYY
Disaster-relief and resilience in islands

Congress - Making the Best of our own Resources (OR)

15:00 - 16:15 Room 2

Participants:

Moderator

José Hila Vargas

Ajuntament de Palma.

Speaker

Stewart Sarkozy Banoczy

Precovery Labs

Speaker

Arno Boersma

Manager

UNDP Centre of Excellence for the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States

Speaker

Brodrick Penn

Coordinator for BVI Recovery

Government of the Virgin Islands

Speaker

Esteban León

Chief

City Resilience Profiling Programme


16:15

04/23/2018 16:15 04/23/2018 17:30 Europe/Madrid Industrial strategies towards diversification of economic activities Industrial strategies towards diversification of economic activities Room 2 MM/DD/YYYY
Industrial strategies towards diversification of economic activities

Congress - Island for the Future (IF)

16:15 - 17:30 Room 2

Participants:

Moderator

Dolores Ordoñez Martínez

Technical Director

AnySolution

Speaker

Angela Musgrove

Senior Vice President – Investor Services

Invest Turks And Caicos

Speaker

Bianca Peters

Director & Co-founder

360º Innovation

Speaker

Fiona Curie

Policy Advisor at Ministry of Economic Development

Government of Curaçao

Speaker

Adolfo Borrero Villalón

President

Comisión Smart Cities de AMETIC


04/23/2018 16:15 04/23/2018 17:30 Europe/Madrid Cultural and social initiatives as catalyzers of local development in islands Cultural and social initiatives as catalyzers of local development in islands Room 1 MM/DD/YYYY
Cultural and social initiatives as catalyzers of local development in islands

Congress - Making the Best of our own Resources (OR)

16:15 - 17:30 Room 1

Participants:

Moderator

Cristina Garrido

Consultant

Anteverti

Speaker

Nicola Young

Councillor

Wellington City Council

Speaker

Bren Romney

Director of Youth and Culture

Government of Anguilla

Speaker

Silvia Delgado Carballar

Coordinación Taller de ideas

Ramón Llull 2030

Speaker

Lucy Torres-Gomez

Congresswoman

Ormoc City


18:00

04/23/2018 18:00 04/23/2018 18:45 Europe/Madrid Transforming Tourism into a Strategic Industry Transforming Tourism into a Strategic Industry Auditorium MM/DD/YYYY
Transforming Tourism into a Strategic Industry

Congress - Dialogue

18:00 - 18:45 Auditorium

Participants:

Moderator

Juan Antonio March

Former Spanish Ambassador

World Trade Organisation (WTO)

Speaker

Simón Pedro Barceló Vadell

Co-Presidente

Hotel Barceló

Speaker

Gabriel Escarrer

CEO

Hotel Melià

Speaker

Carmen Riu Güell

Consejera Delegada Grupo RIU Hotels & Resorts

Hotel Riu


18:45

04/23/2018 18:45 04/23/2018 19:45 Europe/Madrid Islands as smart sustainable destinations Islands as smart sustainable destinations Auditorium MM/DD/YYYY
Islands as smart sustainable destinations

Congress - Plenary Session

18:45 - 19:45 Auditorium

Participants:

Moderator

Pilar Conesa

Curator

Smart City Expo World Congress

Speaker

Marie-Françoise LUN-SIN LAMBERT

Vice Mayor

La Possession

Speaker

Fernando De Pablo Martín

Chairman

Segittur

Speaker

Perla Cecilia Tun Pech

Mayor

Ayuntamiento de Cozumel

Speaker

Rafael Guinea Mairlot

Director General

TIRME

Speaker

Alfonso Rodríguez Badal

Alcalde

Ajuntament de Calvià


Tuesday 24th


09:30

04/24/2018 09:30 04/24/2018 10:45 Europe/Madrid Sea Waters, our future: an asset for islands in the technological era Sea Waters, our future: an asset for islands in the technological era Auditorium MM/DD/YYYY
Sea Waters, our future: an asset for islands in the technological era

Congress - Plenary Session

09:30 - 10:45 Auditorium

Participants:

Moderator

Joana Garau Muntaner

General Director

Direcció General de Recursos Hídrics

Speaker

Kate Brown

Executive Director

Global Island Partnership

Speaker

Davon Baker

IT Manager with the Ministry of Carriacou & Petite Martinique Affairs and Local Government

Government of Grenada

Speaker

N. Nick Ngwal

Executive Director

Marine protected area

Speaker

Jorge Martín Jiménez

Jefe de Calidad e Innovación

Autoritat Portuària de Balears


10:45

04/24/2018 10:45 04/24/2018 11:30 Europe/Madrid How do we build a zero-emissions society? How do we build a zero-emissions society? Auditorium MM/DD/YYYY
How do we build a zero-emissions society?

Congress - Keynote Session

10:45 - 11:30 Auditorium

Participants:

Speaker

Monica Araya

Founder & Director

Costa Rica Limpia

Moderator

Pablo Valerio

Editor Cities of the Future

Frontwave Media


12:00

04/24/2018 12:00 04/24/2018 13:15 Europe/Madrid Innovations driving the tourism industry Innovations driving the tourism industry Room 2 MM/DD/YYYY
Innovations driving the tourism industry

Congress - Island Leading the Tourism Industry (SD)

12:00 - 13:15 Room 2

Participants:

Moderator

Mamen Iglesias Manjón

Tte. de Alcalde de Economía e Innovación

Ajuntament de Calvià

Speaker

Foteini Fragkou

Deputy Mayor for Tourism

Municipality of Karpathos

Speaker

Rafael Matas

Melià Hotels

Speaker

Francisco Huidobro

Digital Services Director

Orange España

Speaker

Marc Garcia-Duran Huet

Executive President & Founder

Underwater Gardens International

Speaker

José Mañas

CEO

Wireless DNA SL


04/24/2018 12:00 04/24/2018 13:15 Europe/Madrid Energy transitions and decarbonisation Energy transitions and decarbonisation Room 1 MM/DD/YYYY
Energy transitions and decarbonisation

Congress - Making the Best of our own Resources (OR)

12:00 - 13:15 Room 1

Participants:

Speaker

James Ellsmoor

Director

Solar Head of State

Moderator

KONSTANTINOS Komninos

Director

Energy Expert - Aegean Energy and Environment Agency

Speaker

Valia Iliopoulou

Innovative Energy Technologies Expert

Aegean Energy and Environment Agency

Speaker

Bartomeu J. Serra Cifre

Director

Smart UIB

Speaker

Joan Groizard Payeras

Director general d'Energia i Canvi climàtic

Govern Illes Balears

Speaker

Antonio Marqués

Director of Technology

Grupo ETRA


13:15

04/24/2018 13:15 04/24/2018 14:00 Europe/Madrid Promoting Entrepreneurship in Islands Promoting Entrepreneurship in Islands Auditorium MM/DD/YYYY
Promoting Entrepreneurship in Islands

Congress - Dialogue

13:15 - 14:00 Auditorium

Participants:

Moderator

Fernando Zallo

Director

ESADE BAN

Speaker

Lauri-Ann Ainsworth

Director of Development and Communications

The Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship Caribbean

Speaker

Marilinda Croes

Economist

Isla Innovativo initiative

Speaker

Borja Zamácola

Vice-President

TheVentureCity

Speaker

Àngel Puig Melendres

Coordinator

CONNECT'UP

Speaker

Elisabeth Martínez

CONECTOR TRAVEL TECH


15:15

04/24/2018 15:15 04/24/2018 16:30 Europe/Madrid Smart islands strategies in action Smart islands strategies in action Room 1 MM/DD/YYYY
Smart islands strategies in action

Congress - Island for the Future (IF)

15:15 - 16:30 Room 1

Participants:

Moderator

Andreu Serra Martínez

Deputy Mayor of General Services and Safety

Ajuntament de Calvià

Speaker

Joe Dignan

Founder

Kintechi Ltd

Speaker

Maria del Carmen Palomino Sánchez

COUNCELOR OF MODERNIZATION AND PUBLIC FUNCTION

Consell de Mallorca

Speaker

Javier Nuñez Casanovas

Technician

Cabildo Insular del Hierro

Speaker

Adrián García Campos

Ajuntament de Palma de Mallorca

Speaker

Jerry Dave Hynds Julio

Mayor

Municipality of Roatan


04/24/2018 15:15 04/24/2018 16:30 Europe/Madrid Circular economy and sustainable development Circular economy and sustainable development Auditorium MM/DD/YYYY
Circular economy and sustainable development

Congress - Plenary Session

15:15 - 16:30 Auditorium

Participants:

Moderator

Bel Llodrà Riera

Fundació BIT

Speaker

Christian Pleijel

Program Director

KTH Royal Institute of Technology

Speaker

Sandra Espeja

Minister of the Environment

Consell de Mallorca

Speaker

Francesco Lembo

Project Manager

ACR+

Speaker

Sebastià Sansó Jaume

Director General d'Educació Ambiental, Qualitat Ambiental i Residus

Govern Illes Balears

Speaker

Eduardo Cózar Chilleron

Head of the Environmental and Urban Service

Ajuntament de Calvià

Speaker

Josep Lluís Cobos Ferrer de Sant Jordi

Director de Gestió Integral

Melchor Mascaró


16:45

04/24/2018 16:45 04/24/2018 17:15 Europe/Madrid Closing Ceremony Closing Ceremony Auditorium MM/DD/YYYY
Closing Ceremony

Congress - Ceremonies

16:45 - 17:15 Auditorium

Participants:

Speaker

Isabel M. Busquets Hidalgo

Govern Illes Balears

Speaker

Alfonso Rodríguez Badal

Alcalde

Ajuntament de Calvià