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Fighting the Gjógv Syndrome - Managing urbanisation, education and automation for a stronger Arctic future

Olavur Ellefsen, Founder, Tökni

Have you heard about the Gjógv syndrome? It is the starting point when prominent Faroese entrepreneur Olavur Ellefsen outlines his vision for how the region should embrace education, migration towards urban centers, and digitalization – or else risk falling behind.

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