Happy Families and Seniors - Mission (Im)Possible?

February 24 Wednesday


February 24, 2016, 18.00-19.00


Restaurant "The Old Green House", L. Stuokos-Gucevičiaus g. 5, Vilnius



Discussion Club Res Publica, in cooperation with Konrad Adenauer Foundation and other partner organisations, invites you to the second discussion this year on the topic "Happy Families and Seniors - Mission (Im)Possible?"

Also available in Deutsch


18.00 – 18.10
Welcome remarks
Žygimantas Pavilionis, PhD, Ambassador at Large for Europe's East

18.10 – 18.20
The role of family in today’s society
Irena Degutienė, Deputy Speaker of the Parliament

18.20 – 18.30
Welfare state in Lithuania: reality or fiction?
Prof. Raimondas Kuodis, PhD, Deputy Chairman of the Board of the Bank of Lithuania

18.30 – 18.40
Who is in charge of the creation of the welfare state?
Vladimiras Laučius, Editor-in-Chief, News Portal LRT.lt

18.40 – 18.50
How innovation can promote economic development?
Jeff Nelson, Vice-president, Strategic Staffing Solutions

Moderator: Žygimantas Pavilionis, PhD, Ambassador at Large for Europe's East

Partner organisations: Discussion Club Res Publica, Lithuanian Foundation, Strategic Staffing Solutions

Contact person

Elisabeth Bauer

Head of the KAS office for the Baltic States and Nordic countries

Elisabeth Bauer
Phone +371 67 331-266
Fax +371 67 331-007
Languages: Deutsch,‎ English

Kristina Kviliūnaitė