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20th March

WELCOME RECEPTION

7:00 PM

Oslo City Hall

Limited seats available. Please tick the box during registration, or e-mail us, to reserve yours. Snacks and beverages will be served. The reception will conclude at 8:30 PM.

21st March

DAY 1 | PLENARY SESSIONS

9:15 AM

Moderators: Robert Llewellyn & Monica Araya

OPENING SESSION


Welcome to the Nordic EV Summit 2019: Planet Electric, and our first five keynotes.


Marianne Borgen

Mayor
City of Oslo

Christina Bu

Secretary General
Norwegian EV Association

Glen Peters

Researcher Director
Cicero

Kumi Naidoo

Secretary General
Amnesty International

Gideon van Dijk

CEO
Chargetrip

10:15 AM

moderator: Erik Lorentzen

Development of Fast chargers


In this session, moderator Erik Lorentzen (Norwegian EV Association) presents a panel discussion featuring:


Steven Dorresteijn

Sales Manager Europe
ABB

Manuel Fernandes

Senior VP Operations EU
Tritium

TBA

Further speakers to be announced soon.

10:40 AM

40 minutes

BREAK

11:20 AM

moderator: Erik Lorentzen

Fast charging in a Mass Market


In this session, Erik Lorentzen (Norwegian EV Association) presents a panel discussion featuring:


Håkon Stiksrud

Senior Director E-mobility
Circle K Europe

Jan Haugen Ihle

Head of Northern Europe
Ionity

Annika Hoffner

Head of Public Charging Services & Home Charging
Fortum

Susanna Hurtig

Director E-Mobility Nordics
Vattenfall AB

11:50 AM

Bjørn Tore Orvik

Keynote

CEO
Yara Birkeland AS

12:00 PM

moderator: Robert Llewellyn

Car Manufacturers

In this session, Robert Llewellyn (Fully Charged Show) presents three keynotes followed by a panel discussion:

Prof. Dr. Ralph Speth

CEO
Jaguar Land Rover

Lihong Qin

Co-founder & President
NIO

Kai Johan Jiang

Founder & Chairman
NEVS

1:00 PM

60 minutes

Lunch

21st March

DAY 1 | PARALLEL SESSIONS

2:00 PM

moderator: André Aasrud

Electric Construction Equipment

IN COLLABORATION WITH
Climate Agency, City of Oslo


In this session, André Aasrud (Climate Agency, City of Oslo) presents the following speakers:


Julie Furber

Executive Director, Electrification
CUMMINS

Andreas Walnum

Manager, Technical Center
PON

Romeo A. Thomassen

Quality, Environmental and Discipline Manager
Omsorgsbygg Oslo KF

2:00 PM

moderator: Amalie Hilde Tofte

The Ethics of Batteries


The discussion about the production and disposal of batteries has surged along with the sales of EVs. How do the battery companies focus on these issues? What did Amnesty’s chief investigator learn from visiting the cobalt mines in Congo?


Mark Dummett

Business and Human Rights Researcher
Amnesty

Thore Sekkenes

European Battery Alliance Manager
InnoEnergy

Dr. Emma Nehrenheim

Chief Environmental Officer
Northvolt

Yazid Saidi

VP of R&D
Lithium Werks

01. Electric Construction Equipment

2:00 PM

moderator: André Aasrud

Electric Construction Equipment

IN COLLABORATION WITH
Climate Agency, City of Oslo


In this session, André Aasrud (Climate Agency, City of Oslo) presents the following speakers:


Julie Furber

Executive Director, Electrification
CUMMINS

Andreas Walnum

Manager, Technical Center
PON

Romeo A. Thomassen

Quality, Environmental and Discipline Manager
Omsorgsbygg Oslo KF

02. The Ethics of Batteries

2:00 PM

moderator: Amalie Hilde Tofte

The Ethics of Batteries


The discussion about the production and disposal of batteries has surged along with the sales of EVs. How do the battery companies focus on these issues? What did Amnesty’s chief investigator learn from visiting the cobalt mines in Congo?


Mark Dummett

Business and Human Rights Researcher
Amnesty

Thore Sekkenes

European Battery Alliance Manager
InnoEnergy

Dr. Emma Nehrenheim

Chief Environmental Officer
Northvolt

Yazid Saidi

VP of R&D
Lithium Werks

2:45 PM

30 minutes

Break

3:15 PM

moderator: Clay Stranger

Electrifying Large Fleets


A growing number of companies, large corporations and municipalities are pursuing plans to include more electric vehicles in their fleets. What are the motivators and barriers of fleet electrification?


Annie Pin

CEO
ALD Automotive

Nick Robillard

Procurement & Property Manager
Meridian

Inga Ydersbond

Researcher
TØI

Michael Bennabdallah

General Manager
Arval

Anders Lennartsson

Sustainability Manager
IKEA Norway

3:15 PM

moderator: Siv Hatlen Heimdal

Electrifying Agriculture

IN COLLABORATION WITH
Norwegian Agricultural Cooperatives


Electric technologies can increase the productivity and reduce the environmental impact of traditional agricultural processes. Where are we today, and what can we expect the future of farming will look like? Can we turn electricity into food?


Bakur Kvezereli

CEO
Ztractor

John Arne Ulvan

CEO
Felleskjøpet

Pål Johan From

CEO
SAGA Robotics

03. Electrifying Large Fleets

3:15 PM

moderator: Clay Stranger

Electrifying Large Fleets


A growing number of companies, large corporations and municipalities are pursuing plans to include more electric vehicles in their fleets. What are the motivators and barriers of fleet electrification?


Annie Pin

CEO
ALD Automotive

Nick Robillard

Procurement & Property Manager
Meridian

Inga Ydersbond

Researcher
TØI

Michael Bennabdallah

General Manager
Arval

Anders Lennartsson

Sustainability Manager
IKEA Norway

04. Electrifying Agriculture

3:15 PM

moderator: Siv Hatlen Heimdal

Electrifying Agriculture

IN COLLABORATION WITH
Norwegian Agricultural Cooperatives


Electric technologies can increase the productivity and reduce the environmental impact of traditional agricultural processes. Where are we today, and what can we expect the future of farming will look like? Can we turn electricity into food?


Bakur Kvezereli

CEO
Ztractor

John Arne Ulvan

CEO
Felleskjøpet

Pål Johan From

CEO
SAGA Robotics

4:00 PM

15 minutes

Break

4:15 PM

moderator: Ellen Hiep

Learning from the Leaders


Norway isn’t the leader of the pack in all categories: In a number of places around the world, tremendous efforts for EVs are being made.


Fraser Crichton

Dundee city council

Jeanette Shaw

Forth Mobility

Oleksii Riabchyn

Ukranian Parliament

Erik Lorentzen

Norwegian EV Association

4:15 PM

moderator: Inger Beate Hovi

Electric Freight


The ever-increasing volumes of goods transportation creates an urgent need for affordable zero-emission vehicles. What is needed to speed up this transition?


Lars Sveen

Head of land-based transport
Schenker Norway

TBA

Further speakers to be announced soon.

05. Learning from the Leaders

4:15 PM

moderator: Ellen Hiep

Learning from the Leaders


Norway isn’t the leader of the pack in all categories: In a number of places around the world, tremendous efforts for EVs are being made.


Fraser Crichton

Dundee city council

Jeanette Shaw

Forth Mobility

Oleksii Riabchyn

Ukranian Parliament

Erik Lorentzen

Norwegian EV Association

06. Electric Freight

4:15 PM

moderator: Inger Beate Hovi

Electric Freight


The ever-increasing volumes of goods transportation creates an urgent need for affordable zero-emission vehicles. What is needed to speed up this transition?


Lars Sveen

Head of land-based transport
Schenker Norway

TBA

Further speakers to be announced soon.

22nd March

DAY 2 | PLENARY SESSIONS

9:00 AM

Robert Llewellyn & Monica Araya

WELCOME BACK

9:05 AM

moderator: Monica Araya

Rethinking Production & Policy


Germany’s Baden-Württemberg is a major hub for car manufacturing in Europe, and Norway has the world’s largest EV fleet per capita. In this session, politicians from both will discuss change, adaptation and policy.


Ola Elvestuen

Minister of Climate and Environment
Norwegian Government

Winfried Hermann

State Minister of Transport
Baden-Württemberg Government

9:40 AM

moderator: Mark Watts

The City’s Role

IN COLLABORATION WITH
City of Oslo


Lan Marie Nguyen Berg

Vice Mayor, Environment & Transport
City of Oslo, Norway

Anna Elisa Tryti

Vice Mayor, City Development
City of Bergen, Norway

TBA

Further speakers to be announced soon

10:45 AM

30 minutes

Break

11:15 AM

Jakob Lagercrantz

Keynote

11:25 AM

Matjaz Krivic & Boštjan Videmšek

Lithium Road

11:35 AM

moderator: Chelsea Sexton

Car manufacturers


In this session, Chelsea Sexton (EV Consultant and known for the movie Who killed the electric car) presents four keynotes followed by a panel discussion:


Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann

In Charge of Mobility, EVELOZCITY

Barbara Vollert

VP Region Europe, PORSCHE

Eric Feunteun

EV Global Program Director, RENAULT

David Twohig

Chief Vehicle Engineer, BYTON

12:30 PM

60 minutes

Lunch

22nd March

DAY 2 | PARALLEL SESSIONS

1:30 PM

Parallel Session

Electric Aviation

IN COLLABORATION WITH
Avinor


Dag Falk-Petersen

CEO
Avinor

Jean. J. Botti

CEO
VOLTAERO

Ashish Kumar

Co-founder
Zunum Aero

TBA

Further speakers to be announced soon.

1:30 PM

Parallel Session

Smart Charging

More details on this session to be announced soon.

Edgeir Vårdal Aksnes

Tibber

Parveen Begum

Solisco

Tormod Bergheim

Norwegian EV Association

TBA

Further speakers to be announced soon.

07. Electric Aviation

1:30 PM

Parallel Session

Electric Aviation

IN COLLABORATION WITH
Avinor


Dag Falk-Petersen

CEO
Avinor

Jean. J. Botti

CEO
VOLTAERO

Ashish Kumar

Co-founder
Zunum Aero

TBA

Further speakers to be announced soon.

08. Smart Charging

1:30 PM

Parallel Session

Smart Charging

More details on this session to be announced soon.

Edgeir Vårdal Aksnes

Tibber

Parveen Begum

Solisco

Tormod Bergheim

Norwegian EV Association

TBA

Further speakers to be announced soon.

2:15 PM

5 minutes

Break

2:20 PM

moderator: Beate Kvamstad-Lervold

Autonomous Mobility

In this session, Beate Kvamstad-Lervold (SINTEF) presents the following speakers:

Olav Madland

Applied Autonomy

Pia Meling

Massterly

TBA

Further speakers to be announced soon.

2:20 PM

Parallel Session

Oslo: ElectriCity

IN COLLABORATION WITH
City of Oslo


Oslo is the European Green Capital in 2019. Learn more about “Oslo: ElectriCity”!


Lan Marie Nguyen Berg

Vice Mayor, Environment & Transport
City of Oslo, Norway

Bernt Reitan Jenssen

CEO
Ruter

Mark Simon

Director of Electric Vehicle Policy
New York City Department of Transportation

09. Autonomous Mobility

2:20 PM

moderator: Beate Kvamstad-Lervold

Autonomous Mobility

In this session, Beate Kvamstad-Lervold (SINTEF) presents the following speakers:

Olav Madland

Applied Autonomy

Pia Meling

Massterly

TBA

Further speakers to be announced soon.

10. Oslo: ElectriCity

2:20 PM

Parallel Session

Oslo: ElectriCity

IN COLLABORATION WITH
City of Oslo


Oslo is the European Green Capital in 2019. Learn more about “Oslo: ElectriCity”!


Lan Marie Nguyen Berg

Vice Mayor, Environment & Transport
City of Oslo, Norway

Bernt Reitan Jenssen

CEO
Ruter

Mark Simon

Director of Electric Vehicle Policy
New York City Department of Transportation

3:05 PM

15 minutes

Break

22nd March

DAY 2 | PLENARY SESSIONS

3:25 PM

Moderators: Robert Llewellyn & Monica Araya

FINAL KEYNOTES


Don’t miss these four final speakers of this year’s conference.


John Lauring Pedersen

CEO, Opinion Norway
“Nordic EV Barometer”

Krista Huhtala-Jenks

Head of Go to Market, MAAS

Colin McKerracher

Head of Advanced Transport, Bloomberg NEF

Espen Hauge

Chairman of AVERE
Chairman of WEVA.

4:05 PM

Robert Llewellyn & Monica Araya

Conclusion