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Global Health Night and SIGHT Award 2020

See the full event program including speakers and topics below.

18:00

Welcome and introduction

Lars Strannegård, President, Stockholm School of Economics

Solomiya Kasyanchuk and Pi-Lillebi Hermansson, Student co-moderators

18:15

Keynote speech: “Planetary Health: Our New Compass for Our Post-COVID Future

Renzo Guinto, MD DrPH

Chief Planetary Doctor, PH Lab, Philippines

Associate Professor of Global Public Health, St. Luke’s College of Medicine, Philippines

18:40

Keynote speech: “The Long-Term Consequences of Lockdown: COVID-19 in the Developing World

Rachel Glennerster

Chief Economist at the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO)

19:15

Panel discussion: “Beyond building back better: Local actions for a global impact

With:

Mattias Frumerie, Head of Delegation to UNFCCC at Swedish Ministry of Environment

Sofia Constanza Brännström, Swedish UN Youth Delegate

John Hassler, Professor at the Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES), Stockholm University

Prof. Anna Thorson, Unit head of the Research leadership and capacity strengthening unit, Special programme of Human reproduction, HRP- Dept of sexual and reproductive health and research, WHO

Kristina Jönsson, Associate Professor of Political Science at Lund University

 20:15 Break
 20:25

SIGHT Award 2020 Ceremony

Presented by: Susanne and Stefan Einhorn, Familjen Einhorns Stiftelse

In conversation with this year's awardee on their award-winning research

20:55

Closing remarks and end of the event

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