Language Forum Organized by Estonian Language Council

Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 11:00


Language Forum is organized by Estonian Language Council. Here is the programme of the Forum:

Where: Nordic Hotel Forum (Viru väljak 3, Tallinn)





11.00 Toomas Hendrik Ilves, the President of the Republic of Estonia 

11.20  Janar Holm, Secretary General of Estonian Ministry of Education and Research

11.40  Birute Klaas-Lang, Chairman of the Estonian Language Council. Implementation report of the „Development Plan of the Estonian Language 2011-2017“.

12.20  Johanna Laakso,  Professor of Finno-Ugric studies, University of Vienna. Comments on the implementation report of the „Development Plan of the Estonian Language 2011-2017“.

12.50 Lunch break

13.45 Andres Koppel, Head of Estonian Research Council. Estonian language in Estonian science policy. 

14.15 Discussion: Estonian language – friend or foe of the innovation? Moderator Toomas Kiho

15.45 Conclusions