Official Programme


7 am - 7.30 am Morning Exercise, by the Gulf of Töölö
9 am - 12.10 pm Plenary Session - Finlandia Hall, main hall

Introduction: Hilary Page, SI President

Video Presentation: Tomorrow’s Global Voice - "Three Wishes"

Chairman of the session:

Patricia Daniels, SI Immediate Past President

Keynote Speaker:

Patricia Flor,
Chair Person of the UN Commission on the Status of Women

Introduction to Programmes of Service:

Marie-Jeanne Bosia-Berberat, SI International Representatives Liaison

Lois Sagel, SI Programme Liaison

Education - Interactive Panel :

"Putting Promises into Practice"

Chairman of the panel:

Margaret Alderson, SI Programme Co-ordinator

Lynn Dunning

Marie-Jeanne Bosia-Berberat

Jeannine Jacquemin

Eileen Mitchell

12.10 pm - 2 pm Lunch, Finlandia Hall / Hotel Inter-Continental
2 pm - 4.45 pm Plenary Session - Finlandia Hall, main hall

Chairman of the session:

Jane Zimmerman, SI President-Elect

Keynote Speaker "HIV/AIDS - Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow"

Sirkka-Liisa Valle,
MD, PhD,
Senior Lecturer

Health - Interactive Panel :

"Tobacco - The Challenge of the New Millennium"

Chairman of the panel:

Sheila Lungley, SI Programme Co-ordinator

Margaretha Haglund, Guest Speaker

Inger Nordback

Jane Zimmerman

Marie Jose Elias

SIAM Project 1995-1999

Dr Mary Buchanan, SI Quadrennial Project Liaison

6.30 pm - 8.30 pm Helsinki City Reception

City Hall, Pohjoisesplanadi 11-13.

Accompanying persons' programme

Professional excursion: Ekokem 9 am - 1 pm

City tour of Helsinki 3 pm - 5 pm

Departure for the tours from the Finlandia Hall tour departure point.

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