Almedalen 2018

02.07.2018 - 04.07.2018
Visby, Gotland, Sweden
Mary Gestrin, Svein Berg and third panelist speaking at Almedalsvekan in Visby in 2018

Nordic Innovation at Almedalsveckan 2018

The economy of the Nordic and Baltic states – how to be competitive in the next 100 years?

Speakers: Daina Klepone (Managing director, Enterprise Lithuania), Svein Berg (CEO, Nordic Innovation), Micaela Rosenlew (Head of Nordic Operations, SLUSH), Pyry Niemi (Nordic Council) and Mantas Zalatorius (President, Lithuanian Bank Association). Moderated by Mary Gestrin (Nordic Council of Ministers)

Organisers: Nordic Council of Ministers, Nordic Council, Nordic Council of Ministers in Lithuania, Nordic Innovation and the Lithuanian Embassy in Sweden
Date: 2 July 2018
Time: 16.15-17.00 followed by a reception
Language: English
Where: Nordic Pavilion, Strandvägen 4, Visby

From start-up to scale-up: How do we create more high-growth companies?

Speakers: Niklas Adalberth (Serial entrepreneur), Ishtar Touailat (Head of innovation, Tieto), Svein Berg (CEO, Nordic Innovation), Stina Billinger (State Secretary to Mikal Damberg), Saeid Esmaeilzadeh and Ashkan Pouya (Co-founders of Serendipity Group), Tuva Palm (Head of Technology, Nordnet), Pernilla Ekman (CEO, Zound Industries), Johan Andresen (Chairman, Ferd), Adam Kostyál (Senior Vice President of Listing Services, NASDAQ Europe), Marie Wall (Director, Swedish Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation), Tommy Jacobson (Partner, Zenith Venture Capital) and Camilla Björkman (Business Development Manager, Breakit). Moderated by Paulina Modlitba Söderlund.

Organisers: Nordic Innovation and Breakit
Date: 4 July 2018
Time: 13.00-17.00, followed by a reception (sign up here)
Language: Scandinavian and English
Where: Breakits trädgård, Slottsterrassen 4, Visby


Portrait Anna-Maija Sunnanmark

Anna-Maija Sunnanmark

Senior Innovation Adviser
Anna-Maija is a finance and business development professional with 20 years’ of experience in identifying innovations and scalable business models in various industries in international context with execution capability, a can-do-attitude, holistic perspective and passion to build on Nordic strongholds.

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