VIRTUAL ISLAND SUMMIT
Sharing knowledge for resilient, sustainable and prosperous islands worldwide.
The Virtual Island Summit is a free and entirely online event designed to connect global islands to share their common experiences through a digital platform. Join islanders from around the world to share ideas, good practices and solutions.
6-11 September 2020
Organized in collaboration with
WHAT IS THE VIRTUAL ISLAND SUMMIT?
5,000+ attendees including policymakers, entrepreneurs, academics and NGO leaders share their expertise on island communities bringing examples of good practices from around the world.
LAST YEAR'S SPONSORS
VIRTUAL ISLAND SUMMIT 2020 Free Registration
Register now to attend the various online events taking place 6-11th September 2020.
Registration is FREE, but spaces are limited, so reserve your spot now!
Can’t make the live event dates? No worries! Register for the event, and we’ll send you the replay link after the event. If you can attend live, you will be given the opportunity to ask questions to speakers and interact with other guests.
Please complete your registration today to ensure you get the latest updates, access to the live sessions and copies of the recordings!
LAST YEARS SPEAKERS
Executive Director at Global Island Partnership
Professor & Pro-Rector at the University of Malta
Former Green Party Leader & Senator for Tasmania
Session: Global Practices, Challenges and Opportunities in Energy Storage for Islands and for Small Island Developing States (SIDS)
Mallika Nanduri Bhatt
Director General of Policy and Planning for Innovation and Energy Technology at Natural Resources Canada (NRCan)
Digital Innovation Minister, Taiwan
Opposition Leader & Former Prime Minister of Aruba
The Minister will dedicate special attention to the promotion of exports of products and services in order to generate more income for the island. Other priority areas are the financial service sector and the promotion of the Smart Nation concept.
Giselle Mc William
Minister of Economic Development, Curaçao
Session: Energy at the End of the World: An Orkney Islands Saga
‘Ethnographer of Futures’ and writer