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Nordic-Baltic embassies at Innovation Week 2019

14.05.2019  14:46
Every year in May, the Nordic-Baltic countries gather to celebrate the national days of our region. Within the celebration all Nordic-Baltic embassies decided to take part in The Innovation Week 2019 in Prague together this year to collaborate on our mutual interest: Innovation.

The Nordic-Baltic countries share an interest in developing digital innovations, e-governing solutions and social progressiveness. We believe that innovation are a creative low-cost solution to minor issues as well as large-scale problems. Therefore, our countries encourage creative thinking, which can lead to profitable solutions and economic advantages. Our close inter-institutional and inter-economic relations makes a strong region with a mutual interest in educating people in innovative thinking. Our goal is to present the knowledge and innovation-oriented philosophy of the Nordic-Baltic region as a possible contributor to progress in the Central European region.

As part of the Innovation Week 2019 there will be International Conference held on Monday the 20th of May in Forum Karlín, Prague. The Danish Embassy in Prague is proud to present Bernd Larsen Linde from LEGO as one of the speakers at PANEL IV. STARTUPS AND INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS.

Bernd Larsen Linde is Head of Business & Marketing Innovation at LEGO Creative Play Lab. He has been with LEGO Group since 2007 where he has helped strengthening the LEGO brand through innovations in physical and digital retail. Back in 2013 Linde moved to Shanghai to establish the LEGO Hub in one of the fastest growing economies. He managed to integrate LEGO on the Chinese market, strengthening their brand and build a strong local marketing team. In 2016, he joined the Global product and Marketing Development team, where he was responsible for the global development of product lines such as LEGO Ninjago, LEGO Nexo Knights, and The LEGO Movie. Since 2018, he has been a member of the leadership team in LEGO Creative Play Lab which is tasked to innovate the future of LEGO experiences and business.

Bern Larsen Linde will be speaking at Panel IV: 'Innovation for your business - startups and innovative solutions' from 14.25 to 16.00 at the International Conference on Monday the 20th of May in Forum Karlín.


From 8.30: registration starts.

9.30 – 10.00: opening speeches.

10.00– 17.30: speakers from all over the world, represented in different panels throughout the day and under different themes.

17.00-18.00: refreshments and networking.

See webpage for more information


The Innovation Week 2019 will take place from the 20th – 26th of May.