Speakers 2017

Tuesday 7th of March

Sigve Brekke

President & CEO of Telenor Group. Came from the position as EVP and Head of Region Asia. H has been instrumental in building Telenor’s footprint in the region. From being part of setting the initial direction in 1999, he has been a key driver and shaper of making Telenor a leading force in key Asian markets.

Ingrid Bolsø Berdal 

Ingrid is one of Norway’s most acclaimed young actors.She started her career with the 2005 short film Limbo. She has since appeared in fourteen films, including Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters, and Hercules. In 2016 she played the role of Armistice in the HBO series Westworld. She will be to speaking about how you can maximize your performance, creation, creativity and how to solve any creative blockages.

Dag Otto Lauritzen

Everything is possible, the impossible just takes a little bit longer, according Dag Otto Lauritzen. Follow his lecture on “How to take hold of Yourself and Your Surroundings” and “When will people achieve new goals and achieve something extra”. As a bike racer, Dag Otto speaks from experience having won major triumphs as well as meeting many obstacles along the way.

Wednesday 8th of March

Hanne Kristin Rohde

Hanne Kristin is known as the public face of the Oslo´s police force during the tragic incident of July 22nd! Rohde’s lecture is intended to bring out the significance of what is really important in life.  Under Inspire she is going to talk about her perspectives on change management.
Do you aspire about picking your self up fast after a mistake? 

Bruce Dickinson

Bruce Dickinson has enjoyed world wide success for over 35 years as lead singer of the multi-million selling giants of heavy metal, Iron Maiden. His history outside Iron Maiden is equally remarkable. Bruce is the man behind Cardiff Aviation, which specializes in maintenance of Airbus and Boeing aircraft. His business has contributed to the job market boost in aviation.

Camilla Forberg

“Speed of change, simplicity and smartness.” Camilla Forberg, Head of branding and sponsoring in DNB.
She will talk about topics such as: “Which future requirements will DNB have to meet? Which skills and expertise will tomorrow’s success brands need?”

Isabelle  Kristine Ringnes

“Future Tech – How exponential technologies are creating a better future”, Isabelle Kristine Ringnes, Isabelle Ringnes (28) is the founder of TENK: The Tech-network for women and the host of podcast 20-30. She is also the digital director of #ItsHerTreat, an organization focused on achieving true gender equality. Isabelle leads this year’s Global Impact Competition together with DNB..

Hans Jakob Hegge

Hans Jakob Hegge is Executive Vice President and CFO of Statoil ASA. He previously held a variety of management positions in Statoil, most recently as senior vice president for operations North in development- and Production Norway. Hegge has an MBA from NHH and a eager photographer in his spare time. On twitter as hjhegg.

Thursday 9th of March

Simone Giertz

Known worldwide as the “Queen of Shitty Robots”, Simone Giertz is an inventor, public speaker and renowned comedic YouTuber. Simone’s videos have been featured on the Ellen Show, The Late Show, Mashable, Business Insider, Wired, Conan O’Brien and more.

Øyvind Westby Brekke

“From bank to technology company”
Øyvind is Head of Digital Innovation in DNB, and will be speaking about: “Changing customer expectations, technological advancements and new regulations are fundamentally changing banking and DNB. What does that mean for you – as a customer – as an innovator – or as a future employee?”