Norway - India

 

 

 Pioneering Sustainable Solutions – together

ENERGY | MARITIME | CIRCULAR ECONOMY

Business Summit | 8 - 10 February 2023 | New Delhi - Mumbai

 

Indian and Norwegian companies and organizations are invited to business conferences in connection with the official visit by Norwegian minister of trade and industry Mr Jan Christian Vestre.

The program takes place in New Delhi and Mumbai, 8-10 February.

There is an urgent need for a green transition to reach the global and national climate goals. Simultaneously ensure access to energy and job creation. A comprehensive shift in manufacturing, production, energy efficiency, renewable energy and innovative industry solutions will entail opportunities for innovative companies. Finland’s Minister of Development and Foreign Trade, Ville Skinnari, is planning to visit India at the same time, accompanied by some Finnish companies. Therefore, certain elements in the business program will have a Nordic approach, and will be open to Norwegian, Finnish and Indian companies.

Key themes for the business conferences are cooperation between Norway and India in the green transition with focus on:

  • Energy transition and security 
  • Maritime industries 
  • Circular economy

The visit is a unique opportunity for Indian and Norwegian companies to make new contacts and discover new business and investment opportunities – through plenary sessions and a range of industry meetings and events.  

Everyone who wishes to participate at the business conference must register beforehand. The registration closes the 1st of February 2023.

Programme

Wednesday 8 February - New Delhi

18:00-21:00 Get-together for the Norwegian Business delegation

  • Venue: Taj Palace, New Delhi, map
  • Organised by Innovation Norway 

Thursday 9 February - New Delhi

09:00-12:00 B2B meetings. Book your 1-1 meetings with future Indian customers and partners!

  • Venue: Taj Palace, New Delhi
  • Organised by Innovation Norway 

14:40-17:00 Norway - India Sustainability Forum 

  • Venue: Royal Norwegian Embassy in New Delhi 
  • Organised by Innovation Norway 

Programme

  • Welcome and opening sesion
  • Norway and India Towards Net Zero 2070
  • Waste as a valuable resource and the source of industries
  • Together for the Blue Economy
  • Closing session 

17:00-19:00 Networking Dinner Reception  

  • Venue: Royal Norwegian Embassy in New Delhi 
  • Hosted by H.E. Hans Jacob Frydenlund, Ambassador of Norway to India

Friday 10 February - Mumbai

09:00-11:00 Visit to Larsen & Toubro Experience Centre – Planet L&T

  • Venue: Planet L&T – Powai Campus, Saki Vihar Rd. Krishna Nagar, Powai, Mumbai 

Programme

  • Presentation from L&T - Group Chairman, A. M. Naik / S. N. Subrahmanyan, Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director. Conference Hall
  • Guided tour of Larsen & Toubro  Experience Centre – Planet L&T

15:30-18:00 Indo-Nordic Green Transition Forum

  • Venue: Taj Mahal Palace, Colaba, Mumbai 
  • Organised by Innovation Norway 

Programme

  • Plenary opening session
  • Parallel session 1: Energy
  • Parallel session 2: Green shipping
  • Parallel session 3: Circular Economy
  • Plenary closing session

19:00-19:30 Cocktail Reception

  • Venue: Taj Mahal Palace, Colaba, Mumbai 

19:30-22:00 Networking Dinner on the occasion of the official visit by  Norwegian Minister of Trade and Industry Mr Jan Christian Vestre and Finnish Minister for Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade Mr Ville Skinnari

  • Venue: Taj Mahal Palace, Colaba, Mumbai
  • Hosted by Mr. Arne Jan Flolø, Norwegian Consul General in Mumbai, and Mr. Erik af Hällström, Finnish Consul General in Mumbai 

 All participants who wish to attend these events must register. Registration closes at  1st of February 2023.  

  • All Norwegian businesses, trade associations and other organisations all pay participation fees. The price is set by size of company/organisation (L and M: 7.500 NOK and S: 5.000 NOK more info/only in Norwegian). The participant fee is per person and equal if you sign up for one or several events. The participant fee will be invoiced in after the event

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Contact Innovation Norway 

Director India, Innovation Norway, Cristian Valdes Carter, email 

Senior Business Developer, Ivar-Jo Theien, email 

Press contact, Anders Vinnogg, email 

Head of delegations, Anja Fallan Gustavsen, email