16 January 2018 | Oslo, Norway


16 Jan 2018
09:00 – 09:25
Coffee and registration
09:30 – 09:45

Jesper W. Simonsen, Director, Division for Society and Health, The Research Council of Norway

Mona Skaret, Director of Growth Companies and Clusters, Innovation Norway

Kathrine Myhre, CEO, Norway Health Tech.

09:45 – 10:15
Opening speech by Maria Bjerke, State Secretary at the Ministry of Health and Care Services
10:15 – 10:45
Presentation of new health opportunities in Horizon 2020

Beatrice Lucaroni, Directorate-General for Research & Innovation, the European Commission

10:45 – 11:25
Research and industry collaboration potential in H2020

Professor Inger Sandlie, University of Oslo

Stein Olav Skrøvseth, Centre Director, Norwegian Centre for E-health Research

11:25 – 11:50
Panel debate: Strategies for Research and Industry collaboration in H2020

Professor Inger Sandlie, University of Oslo

Thomas Gundersen, CEO, Vitas AS

Ninia Johnsen, Norwegian Insitute of Public Health

Stein Olav Skrøvseth, CEO, Norwegian Center for eHealth Research.

Ole Jacob Elle , Gorup leader associate professor,

The Intervention Centre, Oslo University Hospital

Moderator: Kathrine Myhre,  CEO, Norway Health Tech.

11:50 – 12:45
Meeting centre
Lunch: Highlighting topic collaboration according to registrations (World café)
12:45 – 13:15
Opportunities for direct financial support to SMEs in cascading grants, SME instrument and Fast Track to Innovation

Rosa Maria Correa Rodriguez, EU adviser, Innovation Norway

Waqar Ahmed, Head of EU Programme, Norway Health Tech

13:15 – 13:45
Success stories: Businesses experiences with H2020

Nicolay Berard Andersen, CEO, Respinor.

13:45 – 14:00
Meeting centre
Coffee break
14:00 – 15:45
Bonnevie rooms, Abel rooms or Meeting centre
Match-making: Schedule bilateral meetings
The event agenda's time zone is CEST.