2 Mar 2020 - 3 Mar 2020 | Oslo, Norway


2 Mar 2020
11:00 – 11:30
Marble Hall, Sentralen Oslo

Light serving with coffee/tea and croissants

11:30 – 12:40
Marble Hall, Sentralen Oslo
Green Industry Presentations

Setting the scene

The Moderator for the conference is Benedicte Brinchmann Eie. She is known for her drive within sustainability. She is an engineer, spokesperson and communications advisor.

Introductory Words: Frauke Muth, Acting Director Business Partnerships, Innovation Norway 

Welcome Address:Tor Olav Mørseth, CEO of Digital Norway,

Company presentations with Q&A at the end
1. InPassRaivis Ekšteins
Topic TBD

2. Borregaard, Hans Henrik Øvrebø

Sustainable microfibrillated cellulose that improves rheology and stability.

3. Estanc, Erika Pihl
Topic TBD

Wrap up by Benedicte Eie

12:40 – 13:20
Marble Hall, Sentralen Oslo
Networking Lunch
13:20 – 13:40
Marble Hall, Sentralen Oslo

Pitching Session: 1-2 minutes per company (upon invitation only)

  1. Chemlex (Poland)
  2. Stepwise (Poland)
  3. Piql (Norway)
  4. Archee (Slovakia)
  5. Pikotera  (Lithuania)
  6. Visionova (Norway)

13:40 – 14:10
Marble Hall, Sentralen Oslo
International Opportunities within Green Industry Innovation and ICT

The Explorer: The official marketplace for green technology from NorwayNorway, Helene Friis, Innovation Norway.

EEA Norway Grants: Current and upcoming calls, Magnar Ødelien, Programme Director EEA Norway Grants (Innovation Norway)

How does the matchmaking work? Trine Smukkestad Lavik, Innovation Norway

14:10 – 14:30
Marble Hall, Sentralen Oslo
14:30 – 15:30
Marble Hall, Sentralen Oslo
B2B Bilateral Matchmaking Session I

B2B-speeddates based on relevant profile matches or meeting requests.
Register your profile and identify the companies you are interested in.

15:45 – 16:25
Marble Hall, Sentralen Oslo
B2B Bilateral Matchmaking Session 2
Continuation of speed-dates based on relevant profiles and opportunities.

16:30 – 19:00
Marble Hall, Sentralen Oslo
Networking Evening

Mingling and networking to round off the day. There will be drinks and light food.

3 Mar 2020
10:30 – 17:00
Sentralen, Oslo
Norwegian-Bosnian Business and ICT Forum

Norwegian – Bosnian Business and ICT Forum
Sentralen, Oslo, 3 March 2020

Participants: representatives from the Norwegian and BiH ICT industry and business communities, interest groups of the Norwegian and Bosnian ICT industry, Innovation Norway, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway and BiH.


Moderator: Olav Reinertsen, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

10:30 Welcoming remarks

  • Kristin Melsom, Director, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Nedim Makarevic, BiH Ambassador to Norway 

10:45 Doing business with Norway and Norwegian companies

  • Introduction to the Norwegian digital industry.
    Fredrik Syversen, ICT Norway
  • Norwegian Business Opportunities
    Finn Kristian Aamodt, Director of Invest in Norway (Innovation Norway)

11:30 Doing business with Bosnia-Hercegovina and Bosnian companies

  • General Introduction to the Bosnian market - Investments and trade
    Mrs. N. Pobrić, FIPA - Foreign Investment Promotion Agency of BiH
  • Bosnian ICT industry, its growth potential and business opportunities for foreign companies
    Mrs. Tatjana Vucic, BIT Alliance , the union of the IT companies in BiH
  • Doing business in BiH. How to deal with cultural and business challenges?
    Per Kristian Aasen, SMED Engineering

12:20 Q&A

13:00 Lunch

The event agenda's time zone is CEST.