Nordic Edge Expo

Partners

Main Partners

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LYSE

Lyse Group is a Norwegian provider of energy, infrastructure and telecommunication, and is owned by 16 municipalities in South Rogaland. Lyse Group is a substantial national operator within renewable energy, as well as the national leader within fibre-optic broadband.

lyse.no

Side Event Organisers

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Nordic eSport

Vi er en forening for inkludering og samarbeid med formål om å skape nye initiativ, arbeidsplasser og aktiviteter for barn og unge innen eSport. På tvers av privat næringsliv, akademia og reiseliv skal vi skape ny innovasjon innenfor eSport.

nordicesports.no
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UIS White

University of Stavanger

The University of Stavanger, on the South West Coast of Norway, has 12,000 students and 1,600 faculty, administration and service staff.

uis.no/
  • Anders Riel Müller
  • MSc. Technological and Socio-Economic Planning, PhD
  • anders.riel@uis.no

Co-organisers

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DOGA

DOGA

Design and Architecture Norway

DOGA is a driving force for sustainable value creation through design and architecture. We facilitate collaboration between creative talents and businesses and work to strengthen the role of design and architecture in shaping the Norway of tomorrow.

doga.no
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Germany Trade & Invest

Germany Trade & Invest is the economic development agency of the Federal Republic of Germany. The company helps create and secure extra employment opportunities, strengthening Germany as a business location. With more than 50 offices in Germany and abroad and its network of partners throughout the world, Germany Trade & Invest supports German companies setting up in foreign markets, promotes Germany as a business location and assists foreign companies setting up in Germany.

www.gtai.com
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Hyundai Motor Group

Hyundai Motor Group is at the forefront of creating emerging mobility solutions that will foster the development of human-centered cities. The Group’s Urban Air Mobility Division is designing a completely new electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft tailored to the mobility needs of future cities, allowing passengers a seamless intermodal journey that safely transports them to their final destination. We fuse research in autonomy, robotics, aviation and services to define a new category of mobility for the world’s communities. We believe in creative thinking and collaboration to help build a better mobility experience for everyone, improving people’s ability to move – whether for work or play.

Hyundai.com
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Innovasjonspark Stavanger

People and the professional environment in Innovation Park Stavanger contribute every day to solving national and global challenges in energy, information technology, the food industry, aquaculture, health and geo-science. Solutions created in our innovative environment can be found today on your dinner plate, in your house, in space and on the ocean floor. We work every day in an environment where we learn from each other, ask questions, test prototypes and are engaged and excited about new solutions. Several national and regional business clusters have been established here and contribute to cooperation, exchange of knowledge and innovation. Various laboratories and the world’s most complete test facility, Ullrigg, are part of our local environment, as is Norway’s newest university hospital, which will be completed in 2023.

innovasjonspark.no
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KS

KS

The Norwegian Association of Local and Regional Authorities (KS) is the organisation for all local governments in Norway. KS is Norway’s largest public employer organisation.

ks.no
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Nordic Smart City Network

Nordic Smart City Network

The Nordic Smart City Network is a collaboration project established in 2018 between five countries, five capitals, and fourteen cities with a common goal: to explore the Nordic way to create livable and sustainable cities.

To stay competitive in the global marked, the Nordic Cities can benefit from closer collaboration by sharing experiences and provide each other a critical mass. Learning from each other can save time and make us smarter so resources can be used more effectively to create new innovative solutions.

The focus of this project is to develop best practices for living labs and urban development. By combining labs in the five Nordic countries and establish the best practices and shared potentials, new possibilities such as scalability for Nordic innovative companies and to attract global investment.

nscn.eu
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Norwegian Smart Care Cluster

Norwegian Smart Care Cluster

Norwegian Smart Care Cluster (NSCC) is a cluster with more than 140 companies and 50 municipalities/government institutions as participants. The cluster has its origins in the Stavanger region, but our members are now from all over Norway and internationally.

We work with Smart Care – digital healthcare solutions for the interplay between user-patient in their home and municipality / hospital.

Vision: Generating impact through Smart Care solutions.

Mission: We work to develop the Norwegian health industry by promoting sustainable solutions that provide a better life for users as well as cost-effective and quality-assured deliveries of health & care services.

smartcarecluster.no
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NTNU

NTNU – Norwegian University of Science and Technology is a university with an international focus, with headquarters in Trondheim and campuses in Ålesund and Gjøvik.

NTNU has a main profile in science and technology, a variety of programmes of professional study, and great academic breadth that also includes the humanities, social sciences, economics, medicine, health sciences, educational science, architecture, entrepreneurship, art disciplines and artistic activities.

ntnu.edu
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OffshoreWind_Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster

Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster

Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster is aiming to be the strongest supply chain for floating offshore wind world wide. Norway have a very strong petro-maritime supply chain, well fit to take, and hold this position. Companies like Equinor, Aker Solutions and Kværner are in the forefront already, as a number of other Norwegian based companies. Membership is open for any type of company or organization, international as well.

In November 2018 Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster was awarded the position as a ARENA Cluster, through Norwegian Innovation Clusters.

As a member of Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster you will be well informed about the development of offshore wind both in a Global, European and National perspective. You will be invited to meetings, workshops, seminars, conferences, international travels, demonstrations and likewise. As a member your company will have the possibility to give direct input to the cluster administration and steering committee, as to influence administrative and political decisions on a national level.

offshore-wind.no
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Rogaland County Council

The administration of Rogaland County is located in Stavanger, Norway’s oil capital and fourth largest city. Rogaland County Council is responsible for county policies within the following fields: secondary education, communications, dental care, economic development and regional planning, including the development of the road system.

rogfk.no
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SAMS Norway

SAMS Norway is a business cluster focusing on development of systems for sustainable autonomous transport solutions used on land, air and sea. Within the field of mobility, we are a national non- profit member organization that works closely with our partners to reach common goals.

sams-norway.no
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Sintef

Sintef

SINTEF is a broad, multidisciplinary research organisation with international top-level expertise in the fields of technology, the natural sciences, medicine and the social sciences. We conduct contract R&D as a partner for the private and public sectors, and we are one of the largest contract research institutions in Europe. Our vision is Technology for a better society.

sintef.no/
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Smedvig

Smedvig is a family office investing in property, private equity and investment funds.

We seek to back potential and build to lasts, as well as positively engage with our local community.

smedvig.com
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Validé

Validé is an innovation company, and our passion is to support teams to bring new ideas in to business.

Every day we meet and talk to people that have an idea or want to discuss a new solution with someone from our team. It can be a solution to a problem they have experience themselves in their daily life, sometimes it’s an issue they have been working with for many years in the work or position, or it can be answers, solutions or products from researchers.

We are the lucky supporters. We involve so you can follow your dream.

Validé has more than 20 years of experience and knowledge, and we use our network, competence and capital so new teams will succeed. We educate and invest in early stage, and we bring teams together to give new solutions a better start, and chance to survive.

Our skill is to find value through ideas so you can go on and create a great company.

valide.no
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Veni

Veni is a Stavanger based technology and innovation company with high ambitions, established by Smedvig in 2018. We are currently more than 75 colleagues and growing.

Veni’s ambition is to combine knowledge about digitalisation technology with deep industry competence and new methodology.  The company delivers consulting services, own developed products, SaaS, infrastructure operations, and sale of hardware. In our Proptech service spectre we deliver a wide range of services and solutions, ranging from Life&work real estate solution, automation, energy optimization, sustainability consultancy/ certifications and Virtual Design and Construction (VDC).

veni.no/