Showcasing initiatives and solutions at the leading Smart City conference and exhibition in the Nordics

Nordic Edge Expo & Conference is our largest annual event. In collaboration with partners in our ecosystem we host an international knowledge exchange between private and public players.

Founded in 2015, it rapidly grew into the foremost smart city meeting place in the Nordics.

  • Project Owner: Nordic Edge
  • Contact person: Mona Vervik
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The meeting place

Nordic Edge Expo gathers decision makers and change makers from cities and municipalities, companies, start-ups, smart technology providers and investors. In 2019 more than 4600 professionals from 40 countries shared smart city trends, solutions and projects.

Participants were equally divided between the public and private sector.

Expo-The Conference

The Conference

Close to one hundred organisations contributed their know-how to the conference programme in 2019. The comprehensive programme saw 216 speakers take to the stage to present and discuss current smart city challenges and opportunities through keynote talks and interactive parallell sessions.

The Exhibition

The Exhbition

The expo is a hive of activity with more than 200 exhibitors ranging from municipality pavilions, large stands hosted by multi-national countries to start-ups in its own designated start-up pavilion.

“I am impressed with the number of relevant people who come to Nordic Edge Expo. People are looking to Stavanger for smarter technology”.

– Gunnar Sønsteby, CEO of Atea.

Going digital in 2020

Nordic Edge has since the beginning worked for innovation, societal and business transformation. Along with the rest of the world the organisation is facing its biggest change to date. The 6th edition of the leading Smart City event in the Nordics is going digital in 2020.

Save the Date: 23 September 2020.