PROGRAM 2022

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Stage overview at Stavkroa

SX Days

Wednesday 27th April

Topic

Local Pre- event
Hallingdal

Venue: Lawo Stage/ Stavkroa

15:00 - 18:00

Description

Program for local Hallinger who are curious about innovation and startup ecosystem building.
This pre-event will be in Norwegian.

Topic

Registration opens
Venue: Skistar Lodge Suites

16:00

Description

Doors open and registration at Skistar Lodge Suites.

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Topic

Outdoor Activity camp

Venue: Skistar Lodge Suites

16:30 - 18:00

Description

BBQ, drinks and mingling outside in the snow.
Bring your snow-boots - and enjoy the activity camp

-
Topic

Startup Extreme Opening
Outdoor activity stage
Venue: Skistar Lodge Suites

18:00

Description

Welcome introduction from the Mayor of Hemsedal and Knut Wien from Startup Norway.

Speakers

Knut Wien
Pål Rørby

Topic

Host Introduction
Venue: Stavkroa

19:00 - 19:10

Description

Extreme Bets kick-off at Stavkroa with Startup Norway's Chairman of the Board.

Speakers

Anita Krohn Traaseth

Topic

Startup Extreme Mentality

19:10 - 19:30

Description

Startup Norway's founders talk about startup mentality.

Speakers

Maja Adriaensen
Knut Wien
Bjørn Holte

Topic

Next Extreme Bets
Keynote Speaker

19:30 - 19:45

Panel

19:45 - 20:30

Description

We explore the 10 Next Extreme Bets for Norway, based on McKinsey's recent report called Norway tomorrow.

We continue with a panel discussion to debate different perspectives on what we should bet on for the next decade.

Speakers

Kjartan Kalstad

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Erling Maartmann-Moe
Christian Horn Hansen
Trond Riiber Knudsen
Kathrine Myhre

Topic

Break

20:30 - 21:00

Description

Mingling at Stavkroa


Topic

Pitching Show

21:00 - 21:30

Description

Startup Norway Investor Community extreme pitching.

Speakers

Eirik Nerdal
Thomas Wittusen
Ekaterina Yurchenko

Topic

Networking & Live Music

21:30 - 00:00

Description

Enjoy live entertainment and mingling to kick- off party for Startup Extreme 2022!

Artist

Ane.fin

Thursday 28th April
Extreme Bets Stage

Topic

Extreme Activities

08:00 - 13:00

Description

Networking the Norwegian way. Build your network through shared memories with Startup Extreme activities.

Topic

Opening Day 2

13:00 - 13:10

Description

Welcome and host introduction.

Speakers

Anita Krohn Traaseth

Topic

Impact Innovation
Keynote

13:10 - 13:25

Impact Panel

13:25 - 14:00

Description

Energy transition + green climate technology -  its critical role in reinventing every industry segment with massive business opportunities.

Speakers

Gelem Lluberes

-

Martin Bondlid
Gelem Lluberes
Susanne Gloersen
Finn Persson
Arve Janbu Fresvik

Topic

Web 3.0 / Crypto / Metaverse

14:00 - 14:35

Description

We explore the effects on commerce, culture, and communities.

Speakers

Yrja Oftedahl
Liv Freihow
Mats Staugaard
Espen Malmo
Thuc Hoang
Olav Stubberud

Topic

VC Panel

14:35 - 15:10

Description

Innovation in the VC industry. Distrupting the distruptors.

Speakers

Janna Goncharova
Chantal Noble Haldorsen
Arne Tonning
Andrew Kvalseth
Mathilde Tuv Kvernwland

Topic

Fintech Panel

15:10 - 15:45

Description

Fintech and financial services in the future.

Speakers

Liv Freihow
Jon Soberg
Anders Rønning
Leif Erik Kleivene
Sabino Costanza

Topic

Norway DemoDay

15:45 - 16:45

Description

Watch 10 amazing companies from Innovation Norway present their Startup.

Anette Melbye
Bjørn Christensen
Kremena Tosheva
Bjørn Holte
Rannveig Fadum

Topic

Circular Economy

16:50 - 17:25

Description

Beyond the pursuit of waste prevention. Inspire technological & social innovation across and within value chains.

Speakers

Rikke Høvding
Ieva Sibilla Strupule
Thomas Mørch
Lars- Martin Berglund
Ingrid Dynna

Topic

Future Of Work
Keynote Speaker

17:25 - 17:35

Panel

17:35 - 18:10

Description

How to re-architect work to unlock the most valuable asset - human potential, in the workforce ecosystem.

Speakers

Ole- Petter Røstad

-

Isabelle Ringnes
Reetta Heiskanen
Trond Riiber Knudsen
Daniel Eisenberg
Calin Fabri

Topic

Unicorn
Keynote Speaker

18:10 - 18:20

Panel

18:20 - 18:55

Description

Investigating the newly discovered magic behind the recent wave of making fantasy animals real.

Speakers

Ivan Draganov

-

Kremena Tosheva
Pål Næss
Eilin Schjetne
Jon Kåre Stene

Topic

Closing Remarks

18:55 - 19:00

Description

Closing remarks.

Speakers

Maja Adriaensen
Knut Wien
Anita Krohn Traaseth

Topic

Dinners

From 19:00

Location

Skigaarden
Deli di Montana
Tapas Club
Skarsnuten

Topic

Closing Party

From 22:00

Description

Experience the most extreme afterski arena in Europe and live entertainment.

-

Thursday 28th April
Lavvo Stage

Topics

Health Tech

13:10 - 13:45

Description

Feel the pulse of what lives on the edge of digital health tech and life sciences.

Speakers

Rikke Høvding
Christian Horn Hansen
Georgina Askeland
John Renander
Torleif Markussen Lunde

Topic

Extreme Pitching

13:45 - 14:20

Description

Exciting pitches from the Norwegian startup communities.

Speakers

Even Fossland

Topic

Talent Attraction

14:20 - 14:55

Description

How to innovate, find the right skills & work with global talent to scale.

Speakers

Yvonne Fosse
Mari Strømsvåg
Daniel Eisenberg
Marit Rødevang
Alfred Bjørlo

Topic

50/50  How to engage more female founders & investors

14:55 - 15:30

Description

How to accelerate gender parity and encourage diversity & inclusion.

Speakers

Isabelle Rignes
Lise Fulland
Finn Persson
Torsten Kolind

Topic

Scaling your sales

15:30 - 16:05

Description

Experiences from accelerating sales for 100 companies over 4 years.

Speakers

Lars Johan Bjørkvoll

Topic

Startup Corporate Collaboration
Keynote Speaker

16:05- 16:15

Panel Discussion

16:15- 16:50

Description

How to operate with agility, shorten innovation cycles & experiment with new technologies in the corporate world.

Speakers

Tor Bækkelund

-

Matthew Harrison
Torsten Kolind
Marius Ebbesen
Øyvind Bjørstad
Arild Spandow

Topic

Cannabis

16:50 - 17:25

Description

How Technology can accelerate the Global Cannabis Market.

Speakers

Claudia Della Mora
Sigfried Legeay
Erik Holling
Katherine Mellis

Topic

Travel Tech

17:25 - 18:00

Description

Extreme bets for the travel tech industry in the post-pandemic world.

Speakers

Per Arne Friestad
Chantal Noble Haldorsen
Yngve Løkås
Alfredo Seidemann
Martin Firing Jørgensen

Topic

StartupLab side event

18:00 - 18:30

Description

How the Norwegian PropTech scene is hotter than ever and why you should invest!

Speakers

Lise Fulland
Karl Liapunov

Topic

Closing remark

18:30 - 18:35

Description

Closing remark

Speakers

Maja Adriaensen

Wednesday 27th April

Topic

Local Pre- event
Hallingdal

Venue: Lawo Stage/ Stavkroa

15:00 - 18:00

Description

Program for local Hallinger who are curious about innovation and startup ecosystem building.
This pre-event will be in Norwegian.

Topic

Registration opens
Venue: Skistar Lodge Suites

16:00

Description

Doors open and registration at Skistar Lodge Suites.

Topic

Outdoor Activity camp

16:30 - 18:00

Description

BBQ, drinks and mingling outside in the snow.
Bring your snow-boots - and enjoy the activity camp

-
Topic

Startup Extreme Opening
Outdoor activity stage
Venue: Skistar Lodge Suites

18:00

Description

Welcome introduction from the Mayor of Hemsedal and Knut Wien from Startup Norway.

Speakers

Knut Wien
Pål Rørby

Topic

Host Introduction
Venue: Stavkroa

19:00 - 19:10

Description

Extreme Bets kick-off at Stavkroa with Startup Norway's Chairman of the Board.

Speakers

Anita Krohn Traaseth

Topic

Startup Extreme Mentality

19:10 - 19:30

Description

Startup Norway's founders talk about startup mentality.

Speakers

Maja Adriaensen
Knut Wien
Bjørn Holte

Topic

Next Extreme Bets
Keynote Speaker

19:30 - 19:45

Panel

19:45 - 20:30

Description

We explore the 10 Next Extreme Bets for Norway, based on McKinsey's recent report called Norway tomorrow.

We continue with a panel discussion to debate different perspectives on what we should bet on for the next decade.

Speakers

Kjartan Kalstad

-

Erling Maartmann-Moe
Christian Horn Hansen
Trond Riiber Knudsen
Kathrine Myhre

Topic

Break

20:30 - 21:00

Description

Mingling at Stavkroa


Topic

Pitching Show

21:00 - 21:30

Description

Startup Norway Investor Community extreme pitching.

Speakers

Eirik Nerdal
Thomas Wittusen
Ekaterina Yurchenko

Topic

Networking & Live Music

21:30 - 00:00

Description

Enjoy live entertainment and mingling to kick- off party for Startup Extreme 2022!

Artist

Ane.fin

Stages at Stavkroa

Thursday 28th April
Extreme Bets Stage

Topic

Extreme Activities

08:00 - 13:00

Description

Networking the Norwegian way. Build your network through shared memories with Startup Extreme activities.

Topic

Opening Day 2

13:00 - 13:10

Description

Welcome and host introduction.

Speakers

Anita Krohn Traaseth

Topic

Impact Innovation
Keynote

13:10 - 13:25

Impact Panel

13:25 - 14:00

Description

Energy transition + green climate technology -  its critical role in reinventing every industry segment with massive business opportunities.

Speakers

Gelem Lluberes

-

Gelem Lluberes
Susanne Gloersen
Finn Persson
Martin Bondlid
Arve Janbu Fresvik

Topic

Web 3.0 / Crypto / Metaverse

14:00 - 14:35

Description

We explore the effects on commerce, culture, and communities.

Speakers

Yrja Oftedahl
Liv Freihow
Mats Staugaard
Espen Malmo
Thuc Hoang
Olav Stubberud

Topic

VC Panel

14:35 - 15:10

Description

Innovation in the VC industry. Distrupting the distruptors.

Speakers

Janna Goncharova
Chantal Noble Haldorsen
Arne Tonning
Andrew Kvalseth
Mathilde Tuv Kvernwland

Topic

Fintech Panel

15:10 - 15:45

Description

Fintech and financial services in the future.

Speakers

Liv Freihow
Jon Soberg
Anders Rønning
Leif Erik Kleivene
Sabino Costanza

Topic

Norway DemoDay

15:45 - 16:45

Description

Watch 10 amazing companies from Innovation Norway present their Startup.

Anette Melbye
Bjørn Christensen
Kremena Tosheva
Bjørn Holte
Rannveig Fadum

Topic

Circular Economy

16:50 - 17:25

Description

Beyond the pursuit of waste prevention. Inspire technological & social innovation across and within value chains.

Speakers

Rikke Høvding
Ieva Sibilla Strupule
Thomas Mørch
Lars- Martin Berglund
Ingrid Dynna

Topic

Future Of Work
Keynote Speaker

17:25 - 17:35

Panel

17:35 - 18:10

Description

How to re-architect work to unlock the most valuable asset - human potential, in the workforce ecosystem.

Speakers

Ole- Petter Røstad

-

Isabelle Ringnes
Reetta Heiskanen
Trond Riiber Knudsen
Daniel Eisenberg
Calin Fabri

Topic

Unicorn
Keynote Speaker

18:10 - 18:20

Panel

18:20 - 18:55

Description

Investigating the newly discovered magic behind the recent wave of making fantasy animals real.

Speakers

Ivan Draganov

-

Kremena Tosheva
Pål Næss
Eilin Schjetne
Jon Kåre Stene

Topic

Closing Remarks

18:55 - 19:00

Description

Closing remarks.

Speakers

Maja Adriaensen
Knut Wien
Anita Krohn Traaseth

Topic

Dinners

From 19:00

Location

Skigaarden
Deli di Montana
Tapas Club
Skarsnuten

Topic

Closing Party

From 22:00

Description

Experience the most extreme afterski arena in Europe and live entertainment.

-

Thursday 28th April
Lavvo Stage

Topics

Health Tech

13:10 - 13:45

Description

Feel the pulse of what lives on the edge of digital health tech and life sciences.

Speakers

Rikke Høvding
Christian Horn Hansen
Georgina Askeland
John Renander
Torleif Markussen Lunde

Topic

Extreme Pitching

13:45 - 14:20

Description

Exciting pitches from the Norwegian startup communities.

Speakers

Even Fossland

Topic

Talent Attraction

14:20 - 14:55

Description

How to innovate, find the right skills & work with global talent to scale.

Speakers

Yvonne Fosse
Mari Strømsvåg
Daniel Eisenberg
Marit Rødevang
Alfred Bjørlo

Topic

50/50  How to engage more female founders & investors

14:55 - 15:30

Description

How to accelerate gender parity and encourage diversity & inclusion.

Speakers

Isabelle Rignes
Lise Fulland
Finn Persson
Torsten Kolind

Topic

Scaling your sales

15:30 - 16:05

Description

Experiences from accelerating sales for 100 companies over 4 years.

Speakers

Lars Johan Bjørkvoll

Topic

Startup Corporate Collaboration
Keynote Speaker

16:05- 16:15

Panel Discussion

16:15- 16:50

Description

How to operate with agility, shorten innovation cycles & experiment with new technologies in the corporate world.

Speakers

Tor Bækkelund

-

Matthew Harrison
Torsten Kolind
Marius Ebbesen
Øyvind Bjørstad
Arild Spandow

Topic

Cannabis

16:50 - 17:25

Description

How Technology can accelerate the Global Cannabis Market.

Speakers

Claudia Della Mora
Sigfried Legeay
Erik Holling
Katherine Mellis

Topic

Travel Tech

17:25 - 18:00

Description

Extreme bets for the travel tech industry in the post-pandemic world.

Speakers

Per Arne Friestad
Chantal Noble Haldorsen
Yngve Løkås
Alfredo Seidemann
Martin Firing Jørgensen

Topic

StartupLab side event

18:00 - 18:30

Description

How the Norwegian PropTech scene is hotter than ever and why you should invest!

Speakers

Lise Fulland
Karl Liapunov

Topic

Closing remark

18:30 - 18:35

Description

Closing remark

Speakers

Maja Adriaensen