NFI Event - Are you fit for the future?

Updated: Apr 16



Sustainability eRoundTable


March 18th 10:00 – 11:30


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NFI , Gjensidige and Sparebanken Møre join forces to bring a challenge and a message to everyone: all sectors, all players together to boost sustainable innovation.


We all know that sustainability is a global priority. This year our challenge is to bring tools, actionable projects, and real examples that will inspire and empower everyone in this common goal.


In our first NFI Sustainbility eRoundtable, we will have powerful messages: leveraging on the European Green Deal, growing from local initiatives and with a global perspective. Join us in this inspiring, powerful and actionable journey together with:



Agenda


Facilitated by Marisol Menendez


10:00 - 10:05 Welcome - Iren Tranvåg (CEO at Nordic Future Innovation - NFI)


10:05 - 10:15 “If you don’t stand for something you fall down” - Chris Skinner (Chairman of the board NFI)


10:15 - 10:25 “Fit for the future: growing with the Green Deal” - Bente Sverdrup (Head of Sustainability at Gjensidige Group, Head of NFI Sustainability Forum)


10:25 - 10:35 “The local force: local banks as drivers for sustainability” - Cecilie Myrstad (Head of Communication & Social Responsibility at Sparebanken Møre)


10:35 – 10:45 “Data, Sustainability & Smart Cities” - Kari Aina Eik (General secretary at Organization for International Economic Relations, UN)


10:45 – 10:55 “Sustainability as a Reality” - Joel Mills (CEO at Offshore Simulator Center and Augment City)


10:55 – 11:00 “Collaboration for Sustainability: Enterprise, Public, Academia and others” - Marielle Furnes Mannseth (Managing Director at United Future Lab Norway)


11:00 -11:20 «Local businesses and their work with sustainability”

- Kaj B. Westre (Chairman of the board Aco Anlegg and CEO at Westregruppen)

- Karoline Fløtre Gati (Head of Sustainability and Strategic Projects at Slettvoll)

- Gro Naalsund (Marketing Director at Devold)


11:15 -11:30 “Fireside chat: Global efforts on sustainability” - Johan Modenius, Head of Banking Relationships Nordics & Baltics,Mastercard, Zeeshan Rashid (Global Head Advisory - Risk and Compliance, Climate Risk at Tata Consultancy Services), Thina Margrethe Saltvedt (Chief Analyst, Sustainable Finance at Nordea)


11:30 Closing up by Bente Sverdrup



The Session




Speakers




Chris Skinner


NFI

Chairman of the board


He will share ideas from his new book “Digital for Good: if you don’t stand for something you fall down”






Iren Tranvåg


NFI

CEO


Welcome






Marisol Menendez


NFI

Head of Open Innovation

& Forums



Moderator








Kari Aina Eik


United Nations


General secretary at Organization for International Economic Relations






Joel Mills


Augment City CEO









Johan Modenius


Mastercard

Head of Banking Relationships Nordics & Baltics







Bente Sverdrup


Gjensidige

Director Of Sustainability


Sustainability is key for future. Bente will bring in this perspective into the thediscussion






Cecilie Myrstad


Sparebanken Møre

Head of Communication and CSR







Kaj B. Westre


Westregruppen

Chairman of the board Aco Anlegg | CEO









Marielle Furnes Mannseth


United Future lab Norway

CEO







Zeeshan Rashid


Tata Consultancy Services

Global Head Advisory - Risk and Compliance, Climate Risk







Karoline Fløtre


Slettvoll Møbler AS

Head of Sustainability and Strategic Projects









Thina Margrethe Saltvedt


Nordea

Chief Analyst, Sustainable Finance








Gro Naalsund


Devold

Marketing Director