Networking, Award announcement & Social event

No matter if you are working for a city, region, company, start-up or if you are just an interested professional, this event rounds up your Nordic Edge experience.

NOTE: Everyone holding an exhibition, expo staff or conference ticket is invited to join this event!

In addition, the SMAVARD – for the best Smart City implementation project of 2018 - will be awarded in a ceremony and handed out by the Mayor of Stavanger.

Program:

14.00 START - FUCK UP STORIES
Six experts explain in an entertaining way their biggest fails when they worked in the smart city sector. We offer snacks and drinks.
Presentations by:
Henk Kok, Smart City Manager, City of Eindhoven
Vin Summer, CEO, Clicks and Links
Piero Pelizzaro, Chief Resilience Officer, City of Milan
Eliana Uribe, Morgenstadt Project , Fraunhofer IAO

14.30 SPOT - SESSIONS
Inspirational insights and ideas - from leading thinkers of cities and companies.
Topic: Connecting Smart City ideas.

Presentations by:
FJ Rutjes, Founder, Investor & Board Member, Hey-Ho Let's Go
Josep Canals Molina, Advisor to the Mayor for Municipality of Sabadell
Mikael Edelstam, Owner and CEO, Miljöstrategi

15.00 EXPLORE - TALKS
Short talks about implemented solutions, policies or products.

Presentations by Tone Paulsen, Product lead, Grete Clausen, AI Manager and Carina Linnéa Bergström, AI Manager, all from Boost AI
Andrew Smyth, Emerging Markets Delivery Lead, Siemens
Ivanka Pandelieva, Project Manager, Sofia Energy Centre

15.00 NETWORK - DATE
Matchmaking session through speed dating with discussions on how to create smarter cities together.

15.30 SMAVARD
Smart city implementation award ceremony. The award will be handed out by Christine Sagen Helgø, Mayor of Stavanger

16.00 - 18.00 NETWORKING & MATCHMAKING
with drings and snacks.
Zones: SPOT - EXPLORE – NETWORK


SMAVARD Jury:
Damian Wagner, Fraunhofer IAO, Senior Project Manager Smart Cities, Coordinator Triangulum
Lisa Enarsson, Grow Smarter, Senior Project Manager, Environment and Health administration, Technical Project Manager ‘Grow Smarter’, Stockholm
Per Erling Fjeld, Lyse, Project Manager Lyse, Stavanger
Alanus von Radecki, Fraunhofer IAO, Head of Urban Governance Innovation

DETAILS SMAVARD

The award for the best Smart City implementation project of the year.
* For companies, cities, regions participating the Nordic Edge Expo
* Evaluating the best implementations in the Smart Sity sector.
* Independently judged by leaders in the Smart City Sector.
* First international competition hosted in Stavanger at the Nordic Edge Expo.
* Jury includes companies, cities and experts.

We search for implementations with a highly innovative potential to disrupt the status quo and to revolutionise existing markets. Do you have Implementations for a better
urban life?The winner receives the honours, a one day SMART-CITY-INNNOVATION-Workshop and the participation for one Morgenstadt network meeting worth 9.000 € for free. The workshop includes advanced training by smart city experts and an agile innovation session. In the network meeting you can join a global network of innovators and find the partners for your next implementation idea.

The SMAVARD is an award specifically for the participants of the Nordic Edge Expo. The SMAVARD team will scout the event for the most interesting implementations on Tuesday and Wednesday of the Nordic Edge. To make sure that we meet, pre-register here or meet us at any time at the Morgenstadt Booth in the Cities and Municipalities pavilion.

Date:
September 27th - Startup
Time:
14:00 – 18:00
Location:
Lysefjord A, ground floor conference centre
Session Chair:
Co-organiser:
Morgenstadt and Bable