DAY 1: Tuesday 7th.

07.15 - 09.15 Breakfast seminar hosted by Drammen Næringsforening/Chamber of Commerce. Register here
09.00 - 09.30 Registration and coffe
09.30 - 09.35 Tore Opdal Hansen
Mayor of Drammen
09.35 - 10.00 Kristin Skogen Lund
CEO, NHO (Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise)


Nordic countries leading the way for electric mobility

Conference co-chair and moderator: Katinka von der Lippe

10.00 - 11.00 Olle Johansson (SE)
CEO, Power Circle
 
Lærke Flader (DK)
Managing Director, Danish EV Alliance
 
  Elias Pöyry (FI)
Executive director, Electric Traffic Finland
 
  Christina Bu (NO)
Secretary General, Norwegian EV Association
 
  DIALOGUE SESSION
Sum up and debate with the speakers
 
11.00 - 11.30 BREAK  


Future for electric mobility

Conference co-chair and moderator: Katinka von der Lippe

11.30 - 12.35 Dr. Silke Bagschik (DE)
Head of Marketing & Sales Product Line e-Mobility , Volkswagen
 
  Andreas Klugescheid (DE)
Head of Steering Government, BMW Group
 
  Diarmuid O'Connell (US)
Vice President of Business Development Tesla Motors
 
  DIALOGUE SESSION:
Sum up and debate with the speakers
 
12.35 - 13.00 Chelsea Sexton (US)
Electric car advocate and advisor
For EVs: Work Trumps Hope
13.00 - 14.00 LUNCH  


Creating green jobs

Conference co-chair and moderator: Kathinka von der Lippe

14.00–14.50 Anne Berner (FI)
Minister of Transport and Communications
 
Ketil Solvik-Olsen (NO)
Minister of Transport and Communications
 
Sigurður Ingi Friðleifsson (IS)
Energy Agency Iceland
 
  DIALOGUE SESSION:
Sum up and debate
 
14.50 - 15.00 Anita Krohn Traaseth (NO)
CEO, Innovation Norway
A green future powered by electricity 
15.00 - 15.30 BREAK  


Opportunities and challenges for utility companies with widespread electric transport

Conference co-chair and moderator: Bjørn Utgård, Founding partner ESCOIA, S.A.

15.30 - 15.45 France Lampron (CA)
Director, Transportation Electrification, Hydro-Québec
A Canadian example : how a power company can engage in electric mobility 
15.45 - 16.35 DIALOGUE SESSION:
With France Lampron and the following speakers:
 
  Tore Harritshøj (DK)
CEO, E.ON
 
  Markus Hökfelt (FI)
Vice President, Fortum Charge & Drive
 
  Johan Chr. Hovland (NO)
Senior Vice President Corporate Communications and Public Affairs, Hafslund
 
  Susanna Hurtig (SE)
Director E-Mobility Nordic, Vattenfall
 
16.35 - 17.00 Monica Araya (CR)
Founder & Director Nivela & Costa Rica Limpia
Pura Vida! Driving Smart Electric Mobility in Costa Rica
17.00 Wrap up  
19:00 Nordic electric party
In the evening we invite you to an electric party with standing food, bar, DJ and more opportunities to network in an informal, Nordic setting
 

 

DAY 2: Wednesday 8th

09.00 - 09.05 Torun Degnes (NO)
Electric Mobility Norway
Welcome to Day 2

Investing in electric mobility

Conference co-chair and moderator: Idar Kreutzer, Finance Norway

09.05 - 10.10 Jon Stenning (UK)
Project Manager, Cambridge Econometrics
Electric mobility: Powering new markets 
  Michael Vahrenkamp (DE)
Wermuth Asset Management, Partner Green Gateway Fund 2
Paradigm shift to mobility services 
Thina Saltvedt (NO)
Chief analyst Macro/Oil at Nordea Markets
Mobility revolution: Risk and return  
  DIALOGUE SESSION:
Sum up and debate with the speakers
 
10.10 - 10.35 Prof. Dr. Joeri Van Mierlo (BE)
Vrije Universiteit Brussels
But how climate-friendly are EVs really? 
10.35 - 11.00 Steve and Dee West (NZ)
CEO Electric Vehicle Charging Network
Leading The Charge: Outreach and infrastructure in New Zealand
11.00 - 11.30 BREAK  

 

PARALLEL SESSION 1:
Smart electric mobility cities

Location: "Main stage" (1st floor)

Conference co-chair and moderator: Jens Christian Lodberg Høj, Insero

11.30–12.30 Sture Portvik
Project leader, Electromobility and EVs, Agency for climate, Oslo City.
Oslo - Carbon-neutral by 2030?
  Terje Sundfjord
CEO, Brakar
Introducing E-buses in Drammen 
  Per Österström (SE)
Head of Transport and Automotive Industry, Business Region Göteborg
EMobility tour Gothenburg-Sweden 
  Ulrika Söderström Lindahl (SE)
Development Strategist, Test Site Mariestad
Electrivillage 
12:30–13.30 LUNCH  

PARALLEL SESSION 2:
Maritime electric transport

Location: "Multisal 2" (2nd floor)

Conference co-chair and moderator: Svend Søyland, Nordic Energy Research

11.30–12.30 Egil Hystad (FI)
General manager Power Systems, Wärtsilä
Future low-carbon maritime transportation 
  Tor Øyvin Aa
CEO, Brødrene Aa
“Vision of the fjords” Zero-emisson tourism 
  Odd Moen
Head of Sales, Siemens
“Ampere”, worlds first electric car ferry 
  Hans Thornell (SE)
CEO, Green City Ferries Rederi AB
Electric maritime transport in urban settings - retrofitting a passenger ferry 
12:30–13.30 LUNCH  

MATCHMAKING A

Location: "Blackbox" (1st floor)

11.30–12.30 Hosted by Innovation Norway and Enterprise Europe Network
 

PARALLEL SESSION 3:
Charging service business models

Location: "Main stage" (1st floor)

Conference co-chair and moderator: Marius Valle

13.30–14.30 Ole Henrik Hannisdahl (NO)
Managing Director, Grønn Kontakt AS
Does roaming have a future in a commercial charging market? 
  Rami Syväri (FI)
Head of International Sales & Business Development, Fortum Charge & Drive
EV infrastructure lesson from Norway 
  Mads Harder-Lauridsen (DK)
CFO & Business Development, Clever A/S
Expanding outside Denmark with sound and proven business concept 
  Frank Geerts (NL)
Program manager, Smart Charging Elaad
Building a Smart Charging Ecosystem – together: The Netherlands prepare for mass market
14:30–15.00 BREAK  

PARALLEL SESSION 4:
Electric freight and distribution

Location: "Multisal 2" (2nd floor)

Conference co-chair and moderator: Lone Hylander, Projektrådgiver, Interreg Öresund-Kattegat-Skagerrak

13.30–14.30 Brian Olesen (DK)
CEO, Phoenix Danmark
First fully electric heavy refuse collector truck in Norway 
  Jon Kåre Stene (NO)
COO & Co-founder, Kolonial.no
All electric, fully autonomous end to end delivery - the future of grocery distribution
  Anders Bylund (SE)
Head of Mobility, Siemens Sweden
eHighway - a crazy vision or soon a reality
  Ole Kristian Sollie (NO)
Senior Advisor, Statens Vegvesen Vegdirektoratet
ELinGO – Electric Infrastructure for Goods Transport 
14:30–15.00 BREAK  

MATCHMAKING B

Location: "Blackbox" (1st floor)

13.30–14.30 Hosted by Innovation Norway and Enterprise Europe Network
 

PARALLEL SESSION 5:
International EV policy and business opportunities

Location: "Main stage" (1st floor)

Conference co-chair and moderator: Erik Lorentzen, Norwegian EV Association

15.00–16.00 Bert Witkamp (BE)
Secretary General of AVERE, The European Association for Electromobility
How Europe can follow Norway’s EV success 
  Zach Henkin (US)
Program Director, Drive Oregon
Pacific Northwest Electric Mobility & Getting to Scale
  Holger Czuday (DE)
Clustermanagement Automotive, Bayern Innovativ Ltd
eMobility - insights from Bavaria  
  Dagfinn Ringås (NO)
CEO, Schneider Electric Norway
What happens in your neighbourhood when EV takes off?
16:00 Wrap up  

PARALLEL SESSION 6:
Electric mobility services

Location: "Multisal 2" (2nd floor)

Conference co-chair and moderator: Hulda Tronstad, Norwegian EV Association/ Torun Degnes, Electric Mobility Norway

15.00–16.00 Tanya Sinclair
Public Affairs Manager, The London Taxi Company
LTC:Leading the Charge 
Jan-Olaf Willums (NO)
Chairman of the board, Electric Mobility Norway
Electric Mobility-on-Demand - a long step beyond carsharing 
  Aslak Fyhri (NO)
Senior Research Psychologist, Institute of Transport Economics
Effects of a subvention program on spread and use of e-bikes
  Carl Edvard Endresen (NO)
General Manager Norway, Uber
Future of urban mobility 
16:00 Wrap up  

MATCHMAKING C

Location: "Blackbox" (1st floor)

15.00–16.00 Hosted by Innovation Norway and Enterprise Europe Network
 



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