08.30-9.30 Briefing for youth project. Room: Skattkammaren
09.30–12.30 Interactive parallel thematic meetings
12.00–13.30 Mayor's lunch, chaired by the host city Växjö, with a keynote on importance of participation of Mayors and political representatives in regional Baltic Sea cooperation and UBC activities. Personal invitations will be issued to participating Mayors, deputy Mayors and political representatives as well as other guests. Restaurang Teaterparken
12.30–13.30 Lunch for participants in the foyer of the concert hall
13.30–15.00 Plenary Session 1: UBC 25th Anniversary session (plenary session). Room: Christina Nilsson Salen. Follow live at www.bit.ly/ubc-youtube
A festive session devoted to the achievements of the UBC in the service of its cities and the region, as well as to the central role of cities in promoting European values and cooperation.
Adoption of a pledge/appeal.
15.00–15.30 Coffee and mingle
15.30–17.30 Plenary Session 2: Leadership for the Future – Cities as Leadersfor Glocal Sustainable Development. Room: Christina Nilsson Salen. Follow live at www.bit.ly/ubc-youtube
Key note statements on leadership by cities in various fields of life by invited experts and mayors/city representatives. Interaction with the participants.
Interaction with the participants.
18.30 Departure by buses to Kosta for "Hyttsill", buses outside Växjö konserthus / Växjö concert hall. Dress code: casual.