Smart Happiness tm
September 26th – 28th 2017

100+ speakers from both the corporate world, public sector, academia and the startup-scene.

Gaining an Edge - Welcome to Stavanger

Christine Sagen Helgø
Mayor, Stavanger Municipality

The Nordic Model - A Starting Point for Smart Cities

Dagfinn Høybråten
Secretary General of the Nordic Council of Ministers

Smart+Connected Communities, Vision and Strategy

Anil Menon
Global President, Smart+Connected Communities (S+CC), Cisco

Chinese Smart City

Changhua Wu
President of China Redesign Hub and Vice Chair of World Green Design Organization.

Technology as a driver for value creation in smarter society.

Tim Turitto
General Manager, Government, Worldwide Public Sector, Microsoft

Why cities need MAGIC in their quest for Smartness

Annelene Næss
Director of Smart Digital at Telenor Norway

City of Eindhoven

Mary-Ann Schreurs
Vice-Mayor of Innovation and Design, Sustainability and Culture – City of Eindhoven

Triangulum: The Three Point Project

Damian Wagner
Senior project manager Smart Cities, Triangulum

Smart City Business Models: Open Collaboration on a Horizontal Platform

Marc Jadoul
Market Development Director, Internet of Things, Nokia

Smart collaborative leadership: The role of the cities

Gunn Marit Helgesen
President of The Norwegian Association of Local and Regional Authorities (KS)

Smart City Concept in the City of Brno

Jaroslav Kacer
Deputy Mayor of the City of Brno

Anita Krohn Traaseth
CEO, Innovation Norway

How can Big Data and Artificial Intelligence save lives and provide better healthcare?

Elisabeth Karlsen
Head of Products in eSmart Systems

How can the didactic relationship model be understood in the light of the 1:1 introduction?

Sigmund Lieberg
Professor Emeritus, University of Oslo

The Smart Cities Guidance Package for Implementation, Scaling up and Transfer of Smart City Projects

Judith Borsboom
Head of Department of Architecture and Planning, NTNU

Security and Risk Governance in the Smart City

Ortwin Renn
Professor, University of Stavanger

Smart City and Regional Development

Igor Calzada
Urban Transformations H2020 European Senior Research Fellow, and Policy Adviser at the University of Oxford

Intelligent Parking Technology and Solution ”Example of Installation”

Andreas Hartmann
Managing Director ADEC Technologies AG

Smart city challenges and ambitions

Mika Hakosalo
Site Manager, GrowSmarter Stockholm

The RAMSES Transitions Handbook for Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation in Cities

Efren Feliu
Climate Change Manager at the Urban and Territorial Sustainability Area in the Energy & Environment Division at Tecnalia, Spain

Integrated assessment for smarter cities

Ruth Kerrigan
Director, R&D, IES Ireland

Nina Wilhelmsen

Transform learning experiences with Watson

Nina Wilhelmsen
Director IBM Software, Norway

Kristoffer Thomsen

Minecraft in education. Why?

Kristoffer Thomsen
Minecraft Mentor and Pedagogical Adviser, Microsoft

Andreas Cassne

Sollentuna - a successful investment in cloud services at school

Andreas Cassne
ICT Strategic Councelor, The Educational Office in Sollentuna Municipal

Key-note EdTech

Transforming Education through Collaboration, Design, and Play

Rebecca Rufo-Tepper
Co-Executive Director, Institute of Play

Atle Skaftun

Digital everyday life in Secondary School

Atle Skaftun
Professor of reading science, The Norwegian Reading Centre, University of Stavanger

Dag Husebø

Digital everyday life in Secondary School

Dag Husebø
Prorector, University of Stavanger

Watson IOT in Healthcare - What is it and What is it Capable of? 

Loek Vredenberg 
Chief Technology Office IBM Norway 

The Economics of Smart Low Carbon Cities

Andrew Gouldson
irector of the ESRC Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy, Leeds University

Learning in Statoil - and the Link to Individual Development

Anna Lena K. Borsheim
Learning Adviser, Global Business Services, Statoil ASA

The Mobile Saves the World's Poor

Niels Nagelhus Schia
Senior Research Fellow, Norwegian Institute of International Affairs [NUPI]

Risk, Security And Societal Values – Implications for Smart Cities?

Kenneth Pettersen
Associate Professor in Risk management, University of Stavanger

Host on the EdTech event

Torgeir Waterhouse
Director Internet & New Media, IKT Norge

Creating Smart Cities through Electric Free Float Car Sharing

Henrik Isaksen
Founder and Chairman, GreenMobility - Your City Car

Way of Working: Fun Learning

Lauri Järvilehto
CEO Lightneer Inc

The future energy system are depending on Smart Charging solutions

Jan Haugen Ihle
Country Manager Charge & Drive – Norway, Fortum

Home Charging and Technology

Moises Barea
Commercial Director, Wallbox Chargers

Smart cities and regional development

Paul Benneworth
Senior Research Associate, University of Twente

Smart City Vision and Strategy for the City of Oslo.

Lene Lad Johansen
Project Manager, SmartOslo

Innovative Leadership and Big Design - Strategy for a Smart and Open City

Morten Wolden

eSmart Systems - provider of next generation IT solutions

Knut H. H. Johansen
CEO eSmart Systems

Rolv Erik Ryssdal
CEO of Schibsted

How municipalities can lead the way to Smarter Cities and Communities

Ulrika Holmgren
Senior Advisor Smart Cities and Communities, Smart Innovation Norway

Developing Smart Cities - Dilemmas in Societal Safety and Security  

Odd Einar Olsen
Professor Risk Management and Societal Safety, University of Stavanger

Mobility as a Service

Sampo Hietanen
CEO at MaaS Global Ltd

Converging Mobility in Smart Cities

Michael Eimstad
Senior Commercial Manager Parking, Q-Free

For life outside the parking lot

Stian Andre Holst
EasyPark, Country Manager, Norway

How municipalities can lead the way to Smarter Cities and Communities

Thor Moen
Leader Smart Cities and Communities

Network markets for local energy trade

Bernt A. Bremdal
Senior Advisor Smart Innovation Norway AS, Professor at The Arctic University of Norway (UiT)

Low Key Urban Spaces in a High Tech World

Dan Hill
Associate Director at Arup, and Head of Arup Digital Studio

Low Key Urban Spaces in a High Tech World

Jan Christian Vestre
CEO of Vestre AS

Low Key Urban Spaces in a High Tech World

Johan Høgåsen-Hallesby
CTO of Urban Infrastructure Partner (UIP)

Low Key Urban Spaces in a High Tech World

Siri Holmboe Høibo
Advisor at DOGA in architecture and urban development

The Energy Industry is Ever Changing

Terese Troy Prebensen
CEO Smart Energi/Partner Smart Energi Hvaler

VR in teaching of molecular biology

Lutz Andreas Eichacker
Professor Biochemistry, University of Stavanger

The new “woodwork” in school, STEM and STEAM

Eirik Jåtten
Principal, Revheim skole

Education in 3D

Brit Iren Hetland Haavik
Teacher, Vågen Upper Secondary School

VR in Teaching of Molecular Biology

Felix Gorbatsevich
Managing Director, PaleBlue AS

Tobias Heiberg
Leader of the UCC Academic University for Digitalization and Learning in Copenhagen

More speakers will be confirmed! Nordic Edge 2017 will include a total of 100+ speakers!