Engage.EU meeting in Bergen

Engage.EU meeting in Bergen

On behalf of the ENGAGE.EU alliance, we are pleased to invite ENGAGE.EU partners to the Bergen Meeting at NHH Norwegian School of Economics from Tuesday 30 May to Thursday 1 June 2023.

PROGRAMME

  • Monday 11 March

    Monday 11 March

    TIME  

    14.00-16.00

    Optional sightseeing, please register

    17.00

    Participants meet at the Thon Orion Hotel for transport to dinner venue

    18.00

    Welcome dinner 

    Venue: Ulriken 365

     

  • Tuesday 12 March

    Tuesday 12 March

    TIME

    Venue: NHH Norwegian School of Economics

    Address: Helleveien 30

    08.30-09.00

    Registration and coffee

    09.00-10.00

    Opening session 

    •  Welcome by rector Øystein Thøgersen, NHH 
    • Short introduction to NHH and involved departments 
    • Programme introduction 

     Venue: Auditorium M

    10.15-12.00

    Keynote session  

     Topic: Nature risk

    Speaker:  

    • Associate professor Aksel Mjøs, Head of the Department of Finance at NHH and Chair of the Norwegian government’s Nature risk commission (2022-2023) 

    • Track-related commentaries

     Discussion, Q&A 

      Venue: Auditorium M

    12.00-13.00  Lunch at NHH 
    13.00-16.00

    Workshops 

    Track 1: Sustainable business 

    Venue: Auditorium G / C105 

    Track 2: Sustainable finance 

    Venue: Auditorium K / C106 

    Track 3: Sustainability reporting 

    Venue: LAB1 / C107

      Participants self-organise for dinner

     

  • Wednesday 13 March

    Wednesday 13 March

    TIME

    Venue:  NHH Norwegian School of Economics

    Address: Helleveien 30

    08.30-09.00 Morning coffee
    09.00-12.00

    Keynote sessions 

    Topic: Sustainable business

    Speakers:  

    • Professor Lars Jacob Tynes Pedersen, Department of Accounting, Auditing and Law, NHH
    • Associate Professor Sveinung Jørgensen, Department of Accounting, Auditing and Law, NHH

     Discussion, Q&A 

    Venue: Auditorium C

    12.00-13.00

    Lunch at NHH 

    13.00-16.00

    Workshops 

    Track 1: Sustainable business 

    Venue: Auditorium G / C105 

    Track 2: Sustainable finance 

    Venue: Auditorium F / C106 

    Track 3: Sustainability reporting 

    Venue: Auditorium I / C107

     

    Participants self-organise for dinner

  • Thursday 14 March

    Thursday 14 March

    TIME

    Address: Helleveien 30

    08.30-09.00 Morning coffee
    09.00-09.45

    External funding opportunities 

    Senior advisor Ana Finnigan, Section for research administration

    10.00-12.00

    Research for sustainable value creation – the view from outside 

    Session with invited speakers from business and industry 

     Moderator: Aksel Mjøs

    •  Karl Ove Aarbu, Tryg insurance, 
    • Børrea Schau-Larsen, Vilda, 
    • Kristina Furnes, Grieg Seafood, (TBC) 

     Discussion, Q&A  

     Venue: Auditorium N

    12.00-13.00

    Lunch at NHH 

    13.00-16.00

    Workshops 

    Track 1: Sustainable business 

    Venue: Auditorium J / C105 

    Track 2: Sustainable finance 

    Venue: Auditorium K / C106 

    Track 3: Sustainability reporting 

    Venue: LAB2 / C107

    TBC Transport to city centre
    TBC

    Event at the VVV Climate Festival 

    Think Tank participants attend

    TBC

    Closing dinner

    Venue: Engen restaurant, city centre

  • Friday 15 March

    Friday 15 March

    TIME

    Address: Helleveien 30

    09.30-10.00 Morning coffee
    10.30-12.30

    Keynote (open to VVV participants) 

     Topic: Greenwashing

    Speaker: Ioannis Ioannou, Associate Professor of Strategy and entrepreneurship at London Business School 

    Commentaries

    Discussion

     Venue: Auditorium N

    12.30-14.00

    Lunch at NHH 

    Venue: Staff cafeteria

     

    Event closing

    Departures

 

Transportation

NHH NORWEGIAN SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS

Address: NHH, Helleveien 30, 5045 Bergen

 

  1. Taxi from the airport
  2. Bus shuttle FLYBUSSEN from the airport: line FB51 to Åsane Terminal
    Price one way: NOK 149 - Bus stop: HANDELSHØYSKOLEN
  3. More information about travelling to Bergen and NHH

TO CITY CENTRE

 

  1. Taxi from the airport
  2. Bus shuttle FLYBUSSEN from the airport: line FB50 to Bergen City Centre - Price: NOK 149 one way.
  3. Light rail BYBANEN from the airport: line 1 - Price one way: NOK 40 - Light rail stop: BYPARKEN.