Category: Business

Nordic countries “brand” together

Norwegian biotech in Philly Michael Kleiner The Norwegian American The theme for the international Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) conference in Philadelphia, June 3-6, was “It Starts with One.” One person. One idea. One company....

Cambi

Cambi turns waste into valuable exports

The winner of Norway’s 2019 Export Prize developed a process for upcycling sewage Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway International trade is important for a small country like Norway. We have many good export companies that...

Meltwater monitors masses of media

The company is now a driving force in applying artificial intelligence to the field Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway The Norwegian startup that has been most successful in Silicon Valley is probably Meltwater. The company...

Fun Run hits top game in US app store

From NTNU to your mobile device Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Dirtybit is one of Norway’s most promising mobile startups. It created the successful game “Fun Run” that has over 100 million worldwide downloads. According...

Oslo Innovation Week

Want to innovate like a Norwegian?

Experience Norway’s unique business climate at Oslo Innovation Week this September Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Oslo is Europe’s fastest-growing capital and the key to a more robust, diversified, and sustainable future economy for Norway....

Millennials demand top-notch management

The (digital) natives are restless Jennifer Vessels Next Step During the Oslo Business Forum in March, there were many discussions on characteristics of and how to work with the digital native talent of millennials...

Nordic gender equality

Gender equality in the workplace

What can the we learn from looking at the Nordic countries? Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. An important and practical topic, “Gender Equality in Business: Best Practices from the Nordics,” was sponsored by the Norwegian...

Fjong winners

Rent clothes; reduce waste

Female Entrepreneur of the Year Sigrun Syverud’s Fjong Norge provides access to a trove of new and vintage clothing items Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Sigrun Syverud, 32, founded the future-oriented technology company FJONG AS....