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Lars Hillesgate 30

5008 Bergen 

acceler8@rimfjord.com

© 2019 by Acceler8 - powered by Horizons and BKK Spring

TUEs
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Oct 22

OPENING NIGHT

The City of Bergen and the Mayor invites you to one of Bergen's most historical buildings for the official opening of Acceler8. Investor Summit. Food, drinks and great networking.

 

Venue: Håkonshallen

17:30

OFFICIAL

RECEPTION

Directly after the reception, First Tuesday invites you to join "From Start-up to Scale-up". Enjoy an interesting evening with great talks, discussions, like-minded people and mingling. Full program available here.

 

Venue: Radisson Blu Royal Hotel

19:00

FIRST TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY
Oct 23

INVESTOR SUMMIT

Meet the companies selected by Acceler8. Electorate. The day is structured as follows: One hour of presentations from stage, followed by one hour of company meetings per round.

Venue: Media City Bergen

OTHER ACTIVITIES

ESCALON WORKSHOP

Financial modeling for companies

Venue: Tower 3, 9th floor

10:00
 

ESCALON WORKSHOP

Financial modeling for companies

Venue: Tower 3, 9th floor

14:00

PARTY
 

17:00

REGISTRATION OPENS

AT 08:15

by Silje Vallestad (Acceler8.) and Ingrid Von Streng Velken (BKK)

Host for the day: Jørn Haanæs (OBR)

09:00

OPENING

Ably medical, Dignio, Capeesh, 121Gameon, No isolation, Nofence, Smart Plants, Zdata

09:10

ROUND 1

Oivi, Mixmove, Kitemill, Simp, Quantfolio, Think Outside, Vibbio, Beyonder, Teston, Fonn

11:00

ROUND 2

Heimdall Power, Picterus, Sevendof, Wheel.me, ZTL Payment solution, Dimension10, ONiO, Vake, Diffia

13:00

ROUND 3

Simplifai, Disruptive Technologies, Greenstat, My Voice AI, Bio-Me, IGT Technology, Celerway Communication, Desert Control, GrepS

15:00

ROUND 4

THURSDAY
Oct 24

Horizons Selected

(Private meetings)

Li Ka Shing Foundation

(Private meetings)

CONFERENCE DAY

While Horizons Ventures meets privately with the 60 companies they have selected, you are welcome to join a full day of interesting sessions and talks. We will put the spotlight on Norway as a growing startup nation, and we are especially proud that Horizons Ventures has decided to host their annual TechCracker Lab featuring some of their most incredible founders in partnership with Acceler8. 

SPECIAL

ACTIVITIES

REGISTRATION OPENS

AT 08:15

OPENING by and today's host: Birgit Liodden (TOOL)

WHY ARE NORWEGIAN STARTUPS NOT ATTRACTING MORE FOREIGN VENTURE CAPITAL?
Moderated by Ingrid Streng von Velken (BKK)

Participants: Edgeir Aksnes (Tibber), Tom Christer Nilsen (Politician, Høyre) and Gunnar Sellæg (Spring Capital)

CAPITAL FOR GROWTH - GOVERNMENTAL INTERVENTION FOR BRIDGING THE GAP

Johan Bjørkevoll (Investment Director, Innovation Norway)

09:00

Acceler8.  

Spotlight Norway

OPENING by Silje Vallestad (Acceler8.)

PERFECT DAY - Ryan Pandya & Perumal Ghandi

Fireside chat host: Carolina Sachs

SOILCQUEST - Guy Webb

Fireside chat host :Ole Christian Sivertsen

IMPOSSIBLE FOODS - Nick Halla & David Lee

Fireside chat host: Helene Frihammer

GENVID - Jacob Navok
Fireside chat host Anette D. Ståløy

SOUL MACHINES - Mark Sagar & Greg Cross
Fireside chat host Connor Mitchell

 

***   Lunch is served at 12:15

10:15

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TechCracker Lab

Founder Stories by Horizon Ventures

Moderator: Ellen Amalie Vold (Argentum)

 

Participants: Anders Milde Gjendemsjø (McKinsey), Shauna Cecilia McNeill (Executive VP Innovation Aker Biomarine), Birgit Liodden (TOOL) and Ingrid Kylstad (Katapult Ocean)

 

***  Program is finished at 16:00

15:00

Acceler8.

Innovation in the Ocean Nation