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Oslo Startup Day: Stop Dreaming - Start Building

  • Epicenter Oslo 33 Pilestredet Oslo, Oslo, 0166 Norway (map)

Ever thought about leaving your current gig to go build a startup? Oslo Business Region, Antler and Epicenter Oslo are partnering up for an interactive and content-packed Oslo Startup Day to inspire YOU to Stop Dreaming and Start Building.

You will find some of Norway's most successful entrepreneurs on stage, talking about what it took for them to follow their dreams and start building their own companies.

Join the event to learn more about what it means to join a startup, and ask questions to our event partners and startup experts Antler, Epicenter Oslo, DNB and Innovasjon Norge

Our speakers for the event:

Karl Alveng Munthe-Kaas

Co-Founder and CEO of Kolonial.no, the online retail store disrupting how Norwegians shop groceries. The company is valued at 2.24 billion NOK and reaches more than 30% of the Norwegian population.

Karoline Sjødal Olsen

Founder and CEO of Blue Lice. The company provides a solution to prevent sea lice - one of the biggest challenges for the +60 billion NOK salmon industry.


Fredrik Næss Thomassen

Founder and CEO of Konsus, the fastest growing online solution helping companies outsource creative tasks to a high qualified on demand workforce. Fredrik is one of the few Norwegians to have graduated the Y Combinator program, and has formerly co-founded Startupmatcher.


Kristina Tuhus

Co-Founder of NYBY, turning todays offering of public services upside down. NYBY is a peer-to-peer platform for public services, communities and neighborhoods, currently piloting the service in collaboration with 3 Norwegian municipalities and multiple stakeholders.

Program

1630 Registration + light snacks

1700 Welcome by Oslo Business Region, Antler and Epicenter

1710 Four perspectives on building a startup:

- Karl Alveng Munthe-Kaas / Co-Founder and CEO of Kolonial.no

- Karoline Sjødal Olsen / Founder and CEO of Blue Lice

- Fredrik Næss Thomassen / Founder and CEO of Konsus

- Kristina Tuhus / Co-Founder of NYBY

1800 Networking + open roundtables with Antler, Epicenter, DNB Oppstartslosen and Innovation Norway