THE SCHEDULE 2020

Opening of the Nordic Pavilion

Theme: Climate Neutrality in the Nordics+
Nordic+ Ambassadors to Spain
11

Climate Neutrality in the Nordics+

Moderator: Fedra Vanhuyse, Finance and procurement strategist, Viable Cities 
Lisa Olsson, Head of Innovation and Transformation, Helsingborg City 
Jānis Ikaunieks, Director, Riga Energy Agency 
Inger Hanne Vikshåland, Head of Stavanger Smart City, Stavanger City 
Kari Kankaala, Chief Sustainability Officer, Tampere City 
Lisa Enarsson, Project Leader, Stockholm City
11:30

VEFRESH: Innovation Ecosystem Developers

Viesturs Celmiņš, Managing Director
12:15

Digital Enablers or Disablers for Smart Cities

Facilitator: Dr. Sami Kazi, Research Team Leader of Smart Cities and Intelligent Buildings, VTT
David Lidström, Head of Commercial, Univrses 
Harri Mansikkamaki, Head of International Business Development, Gofore 
Mika Rantakokko, Liaison Manager 6G Flagship Program, University of Oulu 
Andréas Hall, Development engineer, City of Helsingborg

12:30

LMT presentation “Red Light Enforcement”

Aigars Runčis, Head of Business Partnerships

13:00

Reducing the citizens’ carbon footprint through structural change and personal choices.

Mads Thuv Simonsen, Co-founder, Ducky
Sølve Fauskevåg, VP Business Development, AugmentCity
Werner Olsen, Product Manager, Innocode
13:15

Nordic+ cities driving sustainable transition through collaboration

Facilitators: Bjarne Uldal, Chief Innovation Officer, Nordic Edge and Malin Hansen, Senior Advisor, Design and Architecture Norway
Line Gerstrand, Smart City Coordinator, Business and Sustainable Development, City of Aarhus, Denmark
Annija Tropa, Innovation Lead and Project Manager, Vefresh Smart City Living Lab, City of Riga, Latvia
Øyvind Tanum, Head of Smart City, City of Trondheim, Norway
Åsa Bjering, International Relations, H22, City of Helsingborg, Sweden
13:30

Smartliving presentation “Smart Metering and LoRaWAN”

Sergey Boytsov, CTO
14:00

The Real Transport Demand – How can AI be used to make public transport more attractive and cost effective.

Johan Haveland, CEO, Asistobe
Tom Henriksen, Business Development Manager Norway & Global Partner Lead Data Insight, Telia Company 
14:15

Why the Nordics+ is a great place to implement smart city solutions

Facilitator: Emilie Christensen,Project Manager, Nordic Edge 
Markku Niemi, Director Smart City, Tampere City
Anders Sloth Nielsen, Head of Sustainable Cities and Mobility, Copenhagen Capacity
Jonathan Herrlin, Business Developer, Invest in Skåne
Staffan Ingvarsson, CEO, Business Region Stockholm
Jānis Ikaunieks, Director, Riga Energy Agency
14:30

Air Quality Forecast: Comprehensive insight for proactive air quality management

Elena Garcia Pallas, Market manager, Vaisala
Ibrahim El Merehbi, Senior Software Developer, Vaisala
15:00

Scale-up: Success stories told by Nordic+ companies

Facilitator: Johan Hedengran, Business Development, North Sweden Cleantech 
Fredrik Sahl, CEO, Flow Below
Kristaps Elvis Volks, Business Development, SimpleCharge
Harri Ketamo, Founder & Chairman, Headai
Céline Crévisier, COO at Augment City
Raimonds Jurgelis, CEO SIA Rhino R.
15:30

H22 – the Making of a Smarter City Presentation followed by discussion and fika at the Helsingborg stand

Soraya Axelsson, Head of H22 Smart City Expo
16:00

Nordic Smart City Network: The advantages of working in cross-country collaborations and the relevance for companies

Kim Spiegelberg Stelzer, Chairman of the board, Nordic Smart City Network
Line Gerstrand, Smart City Coordinator, City of Aarhus
16:15

Scaling IoT solutions – Opportunities & Challenges

Facilitator: Olle Bergdahl, Programme Director, IoT Sweden 
Nicolai Slotte, Head of Internationalization, IoT Sweden
Jari Kuusisto, Product Manager, IoT Smart cities, Wapice
Marcus Nordström, CEO, MarshallAI
16:30

City of Tampere presentations

17:00

Tampere reception

17:30

Departure by bus to the Nordic+ Networking Reception

19:00

Liepaja – Climate Neutral and Smart City by 2030

Kārlis Beihmanis, Project manager (Climate change and energy efficiency)
09:40

Riga Towards Climate Neutrality

Jānis Ikaunieks, Director, Riga Energy Agency
09:50

Meet the Nordic+ cities

Bodø, Nordland County, Oulu, Stavanger, Stockholm, Tampere, Trondheim, Helsinborg
10:00

Meet the Nordic+ companies

AugmentCity, Asistobe, Vertisà, Gofore, Combify, Creoir, Ducky, Earendel Solar Energy, Edeva,
Flow Below, Geniem, Headai, Innocode, Intelligent Operation, LMT, Most Digital,
Nivel, Rhino R, SimpleCharge, Univrses, Vaisala, Veni, Wapice, Inpipe, Telia Crowd Insight
10:50

Speed meetings between Nordic+ cities and companies

13:00

Mission Cities Latvia – reception at their stand

14:00

Finland & Japan – building wellbeing and human-centric services with data & AI

Moderator: Kristian Valkama, Director of Digital Transformation at Business Tampere

Takehiko Nagumo – Executive Managing Director, Smart City Institute Japan

Outi Valkama – Development programme Manager at the City of Tampere

Anniina Autero – Project Lead at the City of Tampere
14:30

New European Bauhaus- Designing a sustainable and inclusive future

Facilitator:Jakob Norman-Hansen, Head of Global Growth, Bloxhub and

Malin Hansen, Senior Advisor, Design and Architecture Norway

Panel: Timo Hintsanen, Director of Urban Planning, City of Turku, Finland

Heather Bergsland, Sustainability Manager, Veni, Norway

Mattias Rundberg, Head of Östra Ramlösa City Development District, City of Helsingborg, Sweden

Kristin Kverneland, Smart City Advisor, City of Stavanger, Norway

Annemie Wyckmans,Director of NTNU, Smart Sustainable Cities, Norway
15:00

eMaaS in net postivie cities

Øyvind Tanum, Head of Smart City, City of Trondheim

Tom Jensen, Project Lead Business Development, City of Trondheim
15:30

What can we gain when governments publish open data? Lessons from the Nordics

Rim Alexandra Halfya, Co-founder at Combify

Harri Mansikkamäki, Head of International Business Development at Gofore

Divya Baht, Data Governance Lead at City of Helsingborg

Moderated by Björn Hagström, CEO at Hagström Consulting and representative of IoT Sweden's Smart City Lab project
15:45

Opening up the city as a test-bed – 2 urban development projects in Helsingborg

Short presentation followed by fika at the Helsingborg stand

Dennis Kerkhof, Project leader of Oceanhamnen

Mattias Rundberg, Project leader of Östra Ramlösa
16:15

Presentations and Visits by International Delegations

09:30

November 17th

Location: online
Format: A live television broadcast including interviews, 
debates and success stories focusing on urban development, mobility, 
consumption, and services, plus parallel workshops and side events.

November 18th

Location: online
About:Digital sessions & workshops organized by global players 
addressing the challenges cities are facing beyond the pandemic. 
Innovation Norway will co-host two sessions on this day together 
with our Nordic and Baltic partners

Session 2. November 18th

Location: online
About: Cities as Testbeds for Innovation
www.smartcityexpo.com/agenda/cities-as-testbeds-for-innovation
16:15-17:15

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