The international SDG conference will take place in Ålesund on the 01th of September 2021. The event is arranged in close cooperation with United Cities and United Future Lab Norway.
The event includes keynotes, panel discussions, art&culture and networking!
See all the fantastic speakers further down.
Decision makers from national authorities, businesses, professors, entrepreneurs, organisations and international thinkers will join us to share and discuss how wo create regions for the future.
And best of all; YOU are invited to listen, discuss and network.
0900 - Doors open
1000 - Grand opening
Fargespill and Brazz Brothers
1015 - Opening speach
Gjermund Kvernmo Langset (CEO The North West) and Eva Vinje Aurdal (Mayor Ålesund municipality)
1025 - United Cities - 10 000 cities net zero by 2030, how do we do it?
Kari Aina Eik (Head of OiER / United Cities), Joel Mills (CEO Augment City), Mathis Grimstad (CEO Stor-Oslo Eiendom), Stine Lise Hattestad (Partner KPMG)
1200 - Decade of the ocean
Sissel Rogne (Managing Director, Institute for marine research), Ali Tabrizi (Director Seaspiracy), Kim Gabrielli (Excecutive director, UN Global Compact Norge), Tore Roaldsnes (CEO Bluewild), Lena Nymark (Artist), Ole Rasmus Øvretveit (CEO Initiativ Vest)
1315 - Lunch
1400 - The future of energy
Erik Espeset (CEO TAFJORD), Johan Einar Hustad (Director NTNU Energy), Janne Wallenius (CEO LeadCold Reactors)
1515 - A glimpse of utopia
Hongqi Guo (Founding Partner Yitong Design), Bent Erik Myrvoll (Artist), Nikolaj Sveistrup (Assosiated partner CIFS), Marielle Furnes Mannseth (CEO United Future Lab Norway)
1630 - TBA
1730 - End
Pure Sustainability at KPMG
UN Global Compact Norge
Institute of Marine Research
Arena artist The North West 2021
Offshore Simulator Center / Augment City
Norwegian University of Technology and Science
Copenhagen Institute For Future Studies
Municipality of Ålesund
The North West
United Future Lab Norway