Through our events, we develop arenas, networks and tools to support startups, to successfully launch and grow their business ideas, initiate experiments, putting focus on smart city solutions, and support and promote the cultural entrepreneurs, festivals and institutions of Oslo. Here’s what we have done so far!
For the opening ceremony of Oslo Innovation Week 2018, we over 800 leaders, founders, investors and journalist inside the grand Oslo City Hall to meet pioneers of future tech and sustainable society. The main objective of the event was to showcase real sustainable business solutions and create a valuable networking arena for attendees. Teaming up […][ Read more ]
How can you succeed in identifying your event or company’s best story and gain media’s attention? We welcomed Oslo Innovation Week 2018 event organizers and everyone who is interested in learning more about getting newsworthy through events, at FOLK Oslo, to find out! We gathered key experts to share insights and tips to the partners on how […][ Read more ]
OIW 100 Pitches – Pitch Training gathered more than 200 eager learners at Kulturhuset on August 22nd to understand how to pitch. Oslo Business Region organized the event together with partners DNB and Innovation Norway, with keynote speaker Rick Salmon helping us understand the power of the pitch. Why? Because pitching is important! Not only […][ Read more ]
Oslo was invited to participate as an honorary guest city to the CSITF, one of China’s leading technology fairs. The purpose of the Oslo Shanghai CSITF 2018 delegation was to create a valuable platform for Norwegian-Chinese business interests, with a distinct focus on startups and corporates in ed-tech and clean-tech. Oslo Business Region collaborated with Governing […][ Read more ]
Oslo is carrying the torch in sustainable city development as European Green Capital 2019. We are convinced that putting circular economy on the agenda for smart cities is the way to go. So this spring, Oslo Business Region contributed with our knowledge about Oslo and the startup ecosystem to the gathering Sirkulær Samfunnsarena (Circular Society […][ Read more ]
On march 21st, we had the pleasure of hosting a session on the future of food together with Startup Grind Oslo, highlighting three Norwegian food tech startups and Swedish special guest Foodora. We enjoyed their company in a panel about – you guessed it – the future of food and its place in the smart city. […][ Read more ]