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June 5th 2024, Stavanger

Norway Summit is part of the world's most innovative chess tournament, Norway Chess. Norway Chess is one of the strongest chess tournaments in the world where the top players meet, of course including, former world Chess Champion; Magnus Carlsen.

Through Norway Chess, a world-class network for knowledge sharing and disruptive thinking has been established where we annually meet in person at the Norway Summit conference. The Summit creates an arena where world-leading thinkers, innovators, investors, premise providers, decision makers as well as leaders of tomorrow meet to share and exchange knowledge.

Norway Summit is a conference of significant character for those engaged in the intersection of new technology, innovation and economy.


Sissel Knutsen Hegdal

Mayor of Stavanger

Magnus Carlsen

World number 1 chess player

Daniel (Danny) Rensch

Chief Chess Officer, Chess.com

Hoda Khamosh

Journalist, poet and women's rights activist

Gorm Kipperberg

Professor, Environmental Economics, University of Stavanger School of Business and Law

Cidi Nzita

Founder of Springbrett for ungdom

Øystein Olsen

Chairman, Norway Summit

David Marsh

Chairman and Co-Founder, Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum

James Altucher

Entrepreneur, angel investor, podcaster, chess master and prolific writer

Oksana Babyak

Humanitarian aid to Ukraine

Øystein Eriksen Søreide

Managing Director, Abelia

Charles Stonehill

Founding Partner at Green and Blue Advisors LLC



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