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Oslo Meets Hackney 2017

8. December 2017,12:00 pm - 4:00 pm UTC+0

Oslo Meets Hackney 2017

Oslo Meets Hackney gathers Oslo and London based startup founders, investors, public sector leaders, corporate leaders and potential partners for talks and networking.

Join the conversation on the emerging startup and technology scenes in the fields of smart city including green capital, transport and data. Meet a panel of investors, as well as inspiring talks from several Norwegian and UK-based startups.

Invitation by request only: http://bit.ly/2iW0nPr

Cyber resilience in the smart city, a talk by Fredrik Hult, Seasoned CISO in financial services and other sectors.

Johan Brand, EntrepreneurShip One and Founder of Kahoot!

Talk: Sustainability, festivals and the sound of the city – How Oslo is going green with music and urban development
By Linnea Elisabeth Svensson, Greener Events Foundation (by:Larm, Øyafestivalen)

Four investors from Oslo and London will discuss how they invest in smart city startups and why? Investor Elena Mustatea from Zinc VC, Olivia Neale from Smedvig Capital, and more tba. Moderated by Anniken Fjelberg, Co-founder of 657 Oslo.

In conversation: How we work with smart city?
Geir Lippestad, Vice Mayor, city of Oslo (Oslo kommune)
Cllr Guy Nicholson, Borough of Hackney (London Borough of Hackney)

Short presentations talks powered by Agora London, a London based Founders Club focused on driving startup growth through the power of the right connections, peer to peer mentorship and wellbeing. Talks by Emma Watkins from Agora, Nicholas Khallill – founder of HWO Architects and artist Rebecca Louise Law.

Panel talk: The future of work – from events to co-working
Panel: Linneá Svensson, Beathe Due (Tøyen Startup Village), Charles Armstrong (The Trampery) and Sverre Landmark (Aspelin Ramm) discuss the future of work – from co-working to events.

Company presentation by Kristina Tuhus, and Fredrik Gulowsen, founders of the smart city startup Nyby (no). Nyby connects resources and needs in everyday life trough a digital tool to create a better society.

Company presentation by Karen Dolva from No Isolation (NO). No Isolation is a Norwegian startup, founded in October 2015, with the mission to tackle loneliness and involuntary social isolation. Their first tool, AV1, was launched in 2016. It is a telepresence robot designed to help children and young adults with long-term illness participate in their everyday life. It is an avatar, controlled by the user from an app, functioning as the child’s eyes, ears and voice when they can’t be there themselves. No Isolation has 60 employees across the EU. .

Company presentation by Pål Kristian Levang, CEO of the startup Nornir(no). “With our revolutionary technology invention, we bring local businesses to the global market. Our secret is a unique technology of linked data that in time will connect all physical things to the web from any city in the world.”

Company presentation by Paal Christian Myhre, CEO of Meshcrafts. Meshcrafts is a tech company developing software for e-mobility with a perspective on Smart City, Smart Grid and Smart Transportation. Meshcrafts SaaS-platform, SmartCharge is an open Marketplace for charging of electric vehicles (EVs). Meshcrafts vision “Zero Emission, No Hassle” is encapsulated in SmartCharge, the platform for Electrical Vehicles (EV) and EV Charging.

Invitation by request only: http://bit.ly/2iW0nPr


8. December 2017
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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100 Shoreditch High St.,
London, London E1 6JQ United Kingdom
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