Millennium Innovation Forum
More than ever, the world needs clear vision and courage to act. The Millennium Innovation Forum invites you to discover the solutions that technology and innovations may bring to the greatest of global challenges.
A unique opportunity to meet world leaders in business, academia and the public sector
Millennium Innovation Forum brings together people from business, academia, and the public sector to discuss new solutions to global problems. Come and experience the line-up of internationally renowned speakers with good food and ample opportunity to network!
Millennium Innovation Forum will be organised in Marina Congress Center in Helsinki, Finland on 25–26 October 2022. Secure your ticket early – more information coming soon!
The Forum celebrates the winner of the 2022 Millennium Technology Prize , awarded on 25 October 2022.
Bellingcat lead investigative journalist, Skripal and Navalnyi poisoning exposer, European Prize for Investigative Journalism
Bio & more
Google’s first female engineer and 20th employee, CEO of Yahoo 2012-2017, Forbes and Fortune listed
Bio & more
WEB 2.0 forerunner, founder and CEO of O’Reilly Media in Silicon Valley
Bio & more
The world’s leading expert in the physics and chemistry of atmospheric aerosols, Academician
Bio & more
Professor of educational sciences at University of Helsinki, Brain researcher
Minna HuotilainenBio & more
Telecommunications veteran, leading Nokia strategy and technology vision
Nishant BatraBio & more
New York Times bestselling author, EVP and CTO, Member of the Board KONE, Angel investor
Maciej KranzBio & more
Infectious diseases epidemiologist, Co-founder and Associate Scientific Director of CAPRISA
Quarraisha Abdool KarimBio & more
More speakers announced soon
Many MoreMore information later
Host of the event
Jason Palmer, host of Millennium Innovation Forum 2021, returns to be your guide to the programme.
Palmer hosts “The Intelligence”, a daily news podcast published by The Economist since 2019. He began his work for The Economist in 2014 as a science and technology correspondent. Before that, he was a Knight Science Journalism fellow at MIT and a science and technology reporter at the BBC. He has a doctorate from Imperial College London and is a former physicist who specialized in high-power laser development and ultrafast spectroscopy.
Tuesday 25 October 2022
|Session 1:||EQUALITY, DIVERSITY AND HETEROGENEITY IN RDI ACTIVITIES: HOW MORE DIVERSE RDI TEAMS CAN BOLSTER COMPETITIVENESS?|
Session hosted by Research and Innovation Council chaired by the Prime Minister of Finland
|2022 Millennium Technology Prize Winner Announcement and Award Ceremony – by invitation only.|
Live streaming available for public
Tuesday 26 October 2022
|Morning coffee and networking||8:30 a.m.|
|Opening remarks||9:30 a.m.|
|Session 2:||GREEN TRANSITION||9:45 a.m.|
|Auxiliary programme and networking||11:15 a.m.|
|Session 3:||DIGITAL TRANSITION||1:30 p.m.|
|Coffee break||3:00 p.m.|
|Session 4:||RESILIENCE||3:30 p.m.|
|Closing remarks||5:00 p.m.|
|Coffee break||5:15 p.m.|
|Open lecture by the 2022 Millennium Technology Prize Winner||5:30 p.m.|
|Cocktails and networking||6:00 p.m.|