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BI International Case Competition 2022

BI International Case Competition 2022 invites prestigious schools from all over the world to compete in solving two real business cases, provided by our strategic partners.

ACCOMMODATION

BI Norwegian Business School will book hotel accommodation for all teams and advisors during BIICC.

AIRPORT EXPRESS TRAIN / AIRBUS SHUTTLE

The Airport Express Train takes you from the Airport to the City Centre (Oslo S) in 19 minutes. From the Oslo S you can continue the journey to the hotel either by metro, bus, or taxi.

If you prefer to take the bus from the Airport to the hotel, you should get of at the stop Storo.

TIME ZONE

Oslo, Norway is in the Central European time zone region, GMT +1.

CURRENCY

The official currency in Norway is the Norwegian Krone (NOK).

ATMs are available within walking distance in all parts of Oslo. Most Norwegians use debit/credit cards for their daily transactions, and all the major credit card services are widely accepted.

BUSINESS HOURS

Shops and supermarkets normally open between 8 AM and 10 PM. Most banks are open between 9 AM – 3 PM. On weekends, stores have limited opening hours, they are normally open for business between 10 AM – 7 PM on Saturdays. On Sundays most shops are closed.

ELECTRICITY

Norway uses the Europlug (Type C & F), which has two round pins. Norway operates on a 230V supply voltage and 50Hz. Please check which socket adapter/transformer you need to safely use your electrical devices in Norway. It is your responsibility to procure whatever adapter needed.

MAPS

We recommend you use a map application, e.g., Google Maps, to navigate your way around Oslo.
To find your way around BI’s campus, we advise you to use MazeMap, an interactive map of the school.

WEATHER

February is a winter month, and the winters can be long and cold. In February 2021, the average temperature of the capital was -3.6 degrees Celsius. The lowest temperature registered in February 2021 was -15,4 degrees and the warmest was 12,6 degrees.

Make sure you bring warm clothes and good footwear as this is crucial to stay dry and warm.

For an updated weather forecast for Oslo, we recommend checking Yr.