Program 2014


The world is changing fast and the effects on business will be profound. Global Outlook Norway 2014 will cast light on important trends influencing business and look into potential solutions for a more sustainable development.

Global Outlook Norway is being arranged at Clarion Tyholmen Hotel in Arendal on the 13th of August 2014. The conference starts at 09.00 and ends after lunch at 14.30. 


Program for Global Outlook 2014 

 Registration and coffee from 08:15 in the Hotel Lobby 

09.00 – 09.05
Facilitator Helene Løken

Øystein Djupedal
County Governor, Aust-Agder

Opening remarks
09.05 – 09.45
Børge Brende

"Economic diplomacy in light of global change"
09.45 – 10.20
Zanny Minton Beddoes

"Making sense of the Global Economy"
10.20 – 10.40
Idar Kreutzer

"From Challenge to Opportunity"
10.40 – 11.00
Sony Kapoor

"What next for the global financial system?"
11.00 – 11.20

Coffee Break

11.20 – 11.35
Hege Marie Norheim

"Role of Oil and Gas in future energy systems"
11.35 – 12.00
Remi Eriksen

"Future of shipping - sustainable solutions"
12.00 – 12.15
Per Otto Dyb

"The future is electric. A portfolio for a sustainable future."
12.15 – 12.50
Kristin Skogen Lund
Lars Petter Maltby
Tom Fidjeland
Hans Christian Gabrielsen

Panel discussion:

"Sustainability and challenges and opportunities for Norwegian business"
12.50 – 13.00 Facilitator Helene Løken
Closing remarks 



Changes in the program may occur.