Program

Stavanger june 8th 2022

Velcome to Norway Summit
Clarion Hotel Energy, Stavanger
June 8th, 09:30 - 15:30

Norway Summit is an arena for knowledge sharing and future-oriented discussions where, leaders, politicians, entrepreneurs, researchers, investors and socially engaged people meet for a day to discuss important topics. At Norway Summit, you will have the opportunity to learn, make new connections, be inspired and hopefully, see things from new perspectives. This year, Norway Summit will address many important topics within economics and finance, new technology (artificial intelligence), strategy and leadership, of course, seen from the current, very tense geopolitical climate in Europe, and the rest of the world.

09:00
Doors open
09:00
Doors open
HOST
09:30
Welcome
09:30
Welcome
HOST
Anita Krohn Traaseth
Moderator
09:30
Welcome
Anita Krohn Traaseth
Moderator
09:45
The Global Economy Under Duress
09:45
The Global Economy Under Duress
HOST
Kenneth Rogoff
Professor of Economics and Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy, Harvard University
09:45
The Global Economy Under Duress
Kenneth Rogoff
Professor of Economics and Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy, Harvard University
10:05
Perspectives from the Front Lines of Global Innovation. Decision Making in a Rapidly Evolving Environment.
10:05
Perspectives from the Front Lines of Global Innovation. Decision Making in a Rapidly Evolving Environment.
HOST
Aaron Gershenberg
Founder of Silicon Valley Bank Capital’s fund of funds and direct funds, SVB Capital
John China
President, Silicon Valley Bank Capital
Sebastian Penn
Managing Director, Silicon Valley Bank Denmark
John Biggs
Managing Partner, Silicon Valley Bank Capital
10:05
Perspectives from the Front Lines of Global Innovation. Decision Making in a Rapidly Evolving Environment.
Aaron Gershenberg
Founder of Silicon Valley Bank Capital’s fund of funds and direct funds, SVB Capital
John China
President, Silicon Valley Bank Capital
Sebastian Penn
Managing Director, Silicon Valley Bank Denmark
John Biggs
Managing Partner, Silicon Valley Bank Capital
10:30
European Venture Capital and women - The real facts and why it matters
10:30
European Venture Capital and women - The real facts and why it matters
HOST
Kinga Stanislawska
Founder and managing partner, Experior Venture Fund
10:30
European Venture Capital and women - The real facts and why it matters
Kinga Stanislawska
Founder and managing partner, Experior Venture Fund
10:50
Diversity as a necessity for innovation
10:50
Diversity as a necessity for innovation
HOST
Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen Solheim
Associate Professor and Head of the Stavanger Centre for Innovation Research, University of Stavanger
10:50
Diversity as a necessity for innovation
Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen Solheim
Associate Professor and Head of the Stavanger Centre for Innovation Research, University of Stavanger
11:10
Pause
11:10
Pause
HOST
11:10
Pause
11:25
How to create a culture of diversity, inclusion & belonging in the workplace
11:25
How to create a culture of diversity, inclusion & belonging in the workplace
HOST
Anita Krohn Traaseth
Moderator
Sumeet Singh Patpatia
Global Head of Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging, Schibsted
11:25
How to create a culture of diversity, inclusion & belonging in the workplace
Anita Krohn Traaseth
Moderator
Sumeet Singh Patpatia
Global Head of Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging, Schibsted
11:40
Strategy & Leadership in the Face of Disruption and Exponential Change
11:40
Strategy & Leadership in the Face of Disruption and Exponential Change
HOST
Anita Krohn Traaseth
Moderator
Erik Anderson
Founder and Chief Executive Officer of WestRiver Group
11:40
Strategy & Leadership in the Face of Disruption and Exponential Change
Anita Krohn Traaseth
Moderator
Erik Anderson
Founder and Chief Executive Officer of WestRiver Group
11:55
Fireside chat
11:55
Fireside chat
HOST
Anita Krohn Traaseth
Moderator
Kristin F. Kragseth
CEO, Petoro
Simon Coton
COO, NES Fircroft
Benedicte Schilbred Fasmer
CEO, SpareBank 1 SR-Bank
11:55
Fireside chat
Anita Krohn Traaseth
Moderator
Kristin F. Kragseth
CEO, Petoro
Simon Coton
COO, NES Fircroft
Benedicte Schilbred Fasmer
CEO, SpareBank 1 SR-Bank
12:30
Lunch
12:30
Lunch
HOST
12:30
Lunch
13:20
AlphaZero: a self-taught AI's journey of discovery
13:20
AlphaZero: a self-taught AI's journey of discovery
HOST
Ulrich Paquet
Research Scientist at DeepMind, England
13:20
AlphaZero: a self-taught AI's journey of discovery
Ulrich Paquet
Research Scientist at DeepMind, England
13:35
How will A.I. influence our lives, and do we really understand the algorithms and the ethical challenges?
13:35
How will A.I. influence our lives, and do we really understand the algorithms and the ethical challenges?
HOST
Anita Krohn Traaseth
Moderator
Ulrich Paquet
Research Scientist at DeepMind, England
Inga Strümke
Researcher, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
Klas Pettersen
CEO, Norwegian Artificial Intelligence Research Consortium (NORA)
13:35
How will A.I. influence our lives, and do we really understand the algorithms and the ethical challenges?
Anita Krohn Traaseth
Moderator
Ulrich Paquet
Research Scientist at DeepMind, England
Inga Strümke
Researcher, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
Klas Pettersen
CEO, Norwegian Artificial Intelligence Research Consortium (NORA)
13:55
TBA
13:55
TBA
HOST
Nicolai Tangen
CEO, Norges Bank Investment Management
13:55
TBA
Nicolai Tangen
CEO, Norges Bank Investment Management
14:15
Chair’s Conversation
14:15
Chair’s Conversation
HOST
Øystein Olsen
Chairman, Norway Summit. Previous Governor of Norges Bank
Nicolai Tangen
CEO, Norges Bank Investment Management
Kenneth Rogoff
Professor of Economics and Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy, Harvard University
14:15
Chair’s Conversation
Øystein Olsen
Chairman, Norway Summit. Previous Governor of Norges Bank
Nicolai Tangen
CEO, Norges Bank Investment Management
Kenneth Rogoff
Professor of Economics and Thomas D. Cabot Professor of Public Policy, Harvard University
14:35
Current Geopolitical Events and their Impact on the Global Innovation Ecosystem
14:35
Current Geopolitical Events and their Impact on the Global Innovation Ecosystem
HOST
Anita Krohn Traaseth
Moderator
 Kenneth J. Braithwaite
77th US Secretary of the Navy
14:35
Current Geopolitical Events and their Impact on the Global Innovation Ecosystem
Anita Krohn Traaseth
Moderator
 Kenneth J. Braithwaite
77th US Secretary of the Navy
14:50
Russia's war from a chess player's perspective
14:50
Russia's war from a chess player's perspective
HOST
Atle Grønn
Professor of Russian linguistics at the University of Oslo
14:50
Russia's war from a chess player's perspective
Atle Grønn
Professor of Russian linguistics at the University of Oslo
15:10
Norway Summit 2022 summary
15:15
The end
15:15
The end
HOST
15:15
The end
Changes to the program may occur

Norway Chess

› Chess Tournament: Program 2022

Norway Chess is one of the world’s strongest chess tournaments. It has proven to be a world-class event with the top chess players in the world, including World Chess Champion: Magnus Carlsen.

Norway Summit delegates gets free access to the chess tournament June 9th and June 10th. Venue: Finansparken, Christen Translate 35, Stavanger