Estonian Security 2017: My Contribution

October 6 Friday

Date/time

October 6, 2017

Loc.

Riigikogu (Estonian Parliament)

Type

Seminar

Main topic of the conference is to provide a comprehensive range of possibilities to protect Estonia´s civil society in a crisis.

Also available in Deutsch


Friday, 6th of October 2017


9am until 9:30am
Registration and morning coffee


9:30am until 9:45am
Opening speech
Andres Anvelt, Estonian Minister of Interior

9:45am until 11am
Panel discussion - "Estonia and Security"

Speakers: Brigadier General Martin Herem, Chief of Staff of the Estonian Defence Forces Headquarters; Jüri Luik, Minister of Defence; Erkki Koort, Deputy Secretary General for Internal Security Policy, Estonian Ministry of the Interior

Moderation: Elina Seppet, member of the council of Estonian Atlantic Treaty Association


11am until 11:45am
Keynote Speech "Civil Protection Challenges - German experience"

Speaker: Dr. Andre Walter, Federal Office of Civil Protection and Disaster Assistance, German BKK


11:45am until 1pm
Panel discussion - "How to Prepare Residents for Crises?"

Speakers: Tauno Suurkivi, Estonian Rescue Board; Margo Klaos, Head of civil protection task-force, Government Office of Estonia; Ilona Leib, PR Partner, CEO; Airi Tooming, Chairwoman of Women’s Voluntary Defence League

Moderation: Madis Milling, member of the Parliament and teacher of National Defence Studies


1pm until 1:45pm
Lunch


1:45pm until 2pm
Introducing the mobile application of Women’s Voluntary Defence League


2pm until 2:15pm
Estonian Defence League’s documentary


2:15pm until 3:45pm
Panel discussion – Communities for the Defence of Citizens

Speakers: Erki Vaikre, board member of NGO Estlander; Tarmo Tüür, community activities day "Let's do it!" leader; Kaido Taberland, Chairman of the board in Estonian Volunteer Rescue Association; Krista Mulenok, Head of the board of NGO Civil Protection and member of the board of NGO Pänamäe Village Association

Moderation: Marica Lillemets, Media Adviser of Estonian Atlantic Treaty Association


3:45pm until 4pm
Summary and end of conference


4pm until 5:30pm
Reception at Commander’s House at Toompea, speech by Major General Meelis Kiili, Commander of the Estonian Defence League (TBC)

Andres Anvelt, Estonian Minister of Interior

Andres Anvelt, Estonian Minister of Interior

Dr. Andre Walter, Bundesamt für Bevölkerungsschutz und Katastrophenhilfe (BBK)

Dr. Andre Walter, Bundesamt für Bevölkerungsschutz und Katastrophenhilfe (BBK)

Contact person

Sveta Pääru

Office Manager

Sveta Pääru
Phone +372 6 27670-0
Fax +372 6 27670-3
Languages: Deutsch,‎ русский,‎ English