OSLO OPERA HOUSE

OCTOBER 16TH 2018

AGENDA


THE FOYER

08.00    REGISTRATION

 

08.00    På ett pust (In One Breath) 

     Photo exhibition by Aleksander Nordahl

     Free diver and photo journalist at Dagens Næringsliv  

MAIN HOUSE | HOVEDSCENEN (ENG)

09.00     WELCOME

      Amund Djuve

      Chief Editor/CEO, Dagens Næringsliv

      Introducing today's moderator Stephen Sackur, Journalist HARDtalk, BBC

 

09.10     Erna Solberg

      Prime Minister

 

      Followed by a conversation with:

      Kristin Halvorsen, Director, CICERO

      Sebastian Bringsværd, Head of Hywind Development in New Energy Solutions, Equinor

      Jan Roger Lerbukt, CEO, Hermes AS

      An-Magritt Ryste, Program Manager Autonomy, Kongsberg Maritime

 

09.45     Ocean Health - Ocean Wealth

      Sturla Henriksen

      Special Advisor, The United Nations Global Compact on Ocean

 

10.00     Norway - NASA of the Seas

      Case: Autonomy in shipping and underwater operations

      Ingrid Schjølberg

      Professor/Vice Dean for research and innovation/Director, NTNU Oceans

 

      Case: Feeding the world: How robots, AI and VR breaks new ground

      Vegar Johansen

      President, SINTEF Ocean AS

 

              How can we use technology to solve challenging processes more proficiently

              - what are the main limitations?

      Conversation with: Ingrid Schjølberg, Vegar Johansen and

      Thor Hukkelås, Director Business Devl. Aquaculture, Kongsberg Maritime AS 

 

10.25     A rescue misson for the ocean

              Nina Jensen reveals the status and plan for the world's largest research and expedition vessel,

      the World Ocean Headquarters and the Ocean Data Platform.

      Nina Jensen

              CEO, REV Ocean. A company established by Kjell Inge Røkke with an ambitious goal to increase maritime

      awareness and contribute to saving the world's ocean.

 

10.40     BREAK IN THE FOYER 

 

11.10    Cultural contribution from The Norwegian Opera

 

11.15     Money talks: The quest for sustainable ocean business

      Kristin Holth - One of the most influential women in the ocean finance industry drives sustainable development through partnerships

      Global Head Ocean Industries, DNB      

  

11.30     Ocean Future Outlook - from a start-up & growth perspective

      Maren Hjorth Bauer

      CEO and Co-founder, Katapult Ocean

 

11.45     From Kahoot to big waves

      Why Johan Brand, norwegian tech-entrepeneur of the century chose the sea

      Johan Brand

      Co-Captain, EntrepreuerShipOne

    


THE FOYER

12.00       LUNCH -  A TASTE OF THE OCEAN 🐟  

SECOND HOUSE | SCENE 2 (ENG)

12.30       På ett pust (In One Breath) 

        Inspirational talk by Aleksander Nordahl

        Free diver & photo journalist at DN



PARALLEL TRACKS


TRACK 1 (ENG)

Room: MAIN HOUSE | HOVEDSCENEN

Moderator: Stephen Sackur, journalist HARDtalk, BBC

 13.00     A CRISPR horizon? - Gene editing for sustainable aquaculture

      Sigrid Bratlie

      Senior advisor

      The Norwegian Biotechnology Advisory Board

 

13.20     Building a global brand through sustainable change

      Daniel Skjeldam

      CEO, Hurtigruten

 

13.40     BREAK 

 

13.45     Inside Norway's NASA – Watching the oceans from high above

      Terje Wahl

      Deputy Director General, Norwegian Space Centre

 

13.55     The many threats to and opportunities of the sea

      Acidification, littering and overfishing threatens the ocean. Global warming alters the dynamics of the oceans and threatens ecosystems.

      At the same time, the ocean proposes a vast amount of opportunities such as new sustainable food and clean energy.

      The ocean cleans the atmosphere of greenhouse gases and it connects us across continents. 

      Oceanographer Cecilie Mauritzen and meteorologist Siri Kalvig will together give us an update threats and possibilities,

      as well as how they connect.

      Cecilie Mauritzen

      Senior Researcher Oceans & Ice, Norwegian Meteorological Institute 

      Siri M. Kalvig

      CEO, Nysnø Klimainvesteringer AS 

 

14.15    BREAK

TRACK 2: YOUNG OCEAN (NO)

ROOM: RECEPTION ROOMS | MOTTAKELSESROM

Moderator:  Kaja Lønne Fjærtoft

Calling all youth! We need all hands on deck to collectively understand and

solve global ocean challenges and opportunities! Young Ocean represents a

new generation of professionals who are passionate about new technology,

future career opportunities, shaping the future of food, energy and transport,

and who wants to shift the focus on sustainable ocean development. 

 

13.00     Political debate

      Moderator: Kjetil B. Alstadheim, Political Editor, DN

      Karoline Andaur, Deputy Leader, WWF Norway

      Ina Libak, Deputy Leader, AUF

      Sondre Hansmark Persen, Leader, Unge Venstre

      Daniel Skjevik-Aasberg, Deputy Leader, Unge Høyre

13.20     Debate - Gut a business leader!

              Embrace your opportunity to interact and engage with global leaders in 

              coastal and ocean management. Ask whatever questions you may             

              have on maritime industries, ocean growth and sustainability  - and make

      your voice count in shaping the future of our shared seas.

      Elisabeth Grieg, Chairman, Grieg Star

      Bjørn K. Haugland, Chief Sustainability Officer, DNV GL Group

      Line Ellingsen, CEO, Ellingsen Seafood

      Sebastian Bringsværd, Head of Hywind,

      Development in New Energy Solutions, Equinor

 

13.40     BREAK

 

13.45    Case: A global plastic waste solution

      Empower is creating a solution to the plastic waste problem by

      giving plastic a value.  

      Gjermund Bjaanes

      CTO, Empower

13.55    Case: Generation sustainablitiy and the oceans

     Blue Lice have found a way to attract, capture and contain sea lice

     before infecting the fish.     

     Karoline Sjødal Olsen

     CEO, Blue Lice

 

14.15    BREAK AND CHANGE OF SCENE

TRACK 3: OCEAN ENTREPRENEUR (NO)

ROOM: EDUCATION CENTER | FORMIDLINGSSENTERET

Moderator:  Maria Amelie

AI, big data and robotics along with other new technologies reshape and

influence all industries. There is an optimal environment for innovation within

the ocean-sector in Norway and numerous startup incubators and accelerators

are popping up everywhere. Get inspired by and learn from Norway’s leading

ocean startups.

 

13.00    An endless ocean of opportunities

     Kristian Johnsen

     CEO, LetSea

 

13.10    From waste to fuel

     Kjetil Bøhn

     CEO and founder, Quantafuel

 

13.20    What does a salmon weigh, and why is this a billion dollar question

     Sven J. Kolstø

     CEO, Optoscale

 

13.30    Conversation: Maria Amelie, Kristian Johnsen,

     Kjetil Bøhn and Sven J. Kolstø

 

13.40     BREAK

 

13.45    Case: Personell on board control in seconds

             Arild Sæle

     CCO, Scanreach

 

13.50    Case: Unlocking the power of AI for geoscientists

     Åsmund Heir

     CEO, RagnaRock Geo

 

13.55    Case: AI-powered operational excellence in 

     companies and NGOs

     Ivan Metrikin

     CTO and co-founder, Globus AI

14.00    What is needed to succeed as an ocean entrepreneur?

     Conversation: Maria Amelie and Maren Hjort Bauer

     from Katapult Ocean

 

14.15    BREAK AND CHANGE OF SCENE




MAIN HOUSE | HOVEDSCENE (ENG)

14.35   Welcome back and short recap of what has been happening in the different auditoriums.

 

14.40    The Amazing Ocean

      Pia Ve Dahlen 

      Marine biologist and Academic leader, Passion for Ocean 

 

14.55     Ocean Talk

      Kjetil B. Alstadheim

      Political Editor, Dagens Næringsliv

      Vidar Helgesen,

      Norway’s Special Envoy for the Ocean, Ministry of Foreign Affaris

      Lisa Emelia Svensson

      Global director for Ocean, United Nations Environment 

  

15.15     Thank you for coming!



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