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Information Meeting about ScaleUp Programme 2019

29. April 2019, 09:30 - 12:30

Vitensenteret, Auditoriet, Thormøhlens gate 51, Bergen

Event registration is closed.

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We would like to invite you to an information meeting to learn about the opportunity to join our ScaleUp programme

The Scaleup programme is planned to be executed for the second time in autumn 2019, whereupon we will start selecting the participants.


09:30 Welcome, Owe Hagesæther, GCE Ocean Technology
09:40 Venture Capital – a challenge in Norway? Joachim Høegh-Krohn, Argentum
10:00 Capital requirements in the cluster, Owe Hagesæther, GCE Ocean Technology
10:20 A mentors perspective, Kelly Moulton, Oceanview VC
10:40 Challenges, opportunities and the tools for global success, Nils-Eivind Holmedal, VIS
11:00 Break
11:20 Experiences from the last 100ScaleUP programme, Richard Nilsen, Mekatronikk AS and Bjarte Fagerås, Octio
11:40 This year’s programme – content and execution, Hoa Le Nguyen, BI
12:00 Lunch and recruitment
12:45 End

Participation and Cost

Participation is open for all and free of charge.


Register before Friday 26 April kl. 12.00.


This programme is executed in collaboration with:



Contact Information

Owe Hagesæther

Chief Executive Officer

Owe Hagesæther


The programme is a unique growth or scaleup programme for the ocean industries organised by GCE Ocean Technology together with BI Norwegian Business School, MIT Massachusetts Institute of Technology and VIS.