Scaleups and opportunities for global growth

Scaling is a mature industry with fierce global competition. #100ScaleUPs – A Global Scaleup Program is set out to help companies to develop strategy and network to scale business globally. Eight scaleup companies were selected to take part in the latest program. On January 10th, they will present their strategies on expanding internationally.

We invite you to join us and experts to explore and discuss opportunities for global growth in Ocean, Energy and Health industries




Practical information

  • Time:Friday, January 10, 2020 11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:BI Norwegian Business School - Campus Bergen
  • Price:Free
  • Enrolment deadline:08.01.2020
  • Contact:Hoa Le Nguyen (hoa.l.nguyen@bi.no)


  • Time
  • Title
  • Lunch

  • Welcome Remarks


    Per Ingvar Olsen, Professor, BI
    Owe Hagesæther, CEO, GCE Ocean Technology
    Dilek Ayhan, Special Adviser to BI’s President/Management

  • Growth potential for key industries in Norway


    Joachim Høegh-Krogh, CEO, Argentum Asset Management

  • Part 1: Opportunities in Ocean and Energy


    Owe Hagesæther

  • Company presentations

    Featured companies:

    Metas AS
    Aquafarm Equipment

  • Break

  • Part 2: Global Scaling in Health – Challenges and Opportunities


    Kathrine Myhre, CEO Norway Health Tech

    14:15 - 14:35 Talk 1 - Global Opportunities for the Healthtech industry
    Panelists: Sveinung Hole/BerGenBio ASA, Roald Kvam/Motitech AS, Odd Arild Lehne/Global Growth - Norway Health Tech

    14:35 - 15:00 Talk 2 – Investing in Health industry
    Panelists: Johann Odfjell/Planet 9 Capital, Øivind Enger/Sarsia, Sveinung Hole/Trond Mohn Foundation, Jeremy McCrohan/Health Investor Network Norway

  • Company presentations

    Featured companies: 

    Prediktor AS
    Mentis Cura
    Prediktor Instrument

  • Closing remarks