Techarenan SUMMIT 2019

Startup Tech Arena
Disruptive Technologies
Keynotes
Panel Discussions
Networking

Meet Sweden’s and the Nordics’ most prominent startup & growth companies and join entrepreneurs, business leaders, politicians and investors in discussing entrepreneurship, innovation and future technologies.

Visitors can listen to exhibiting startup and growth companies pitching on stage during the day.

Some of our guests speakers plus many more...

Panels, keynotes and discussions on stage are to take new perspectives on innovation and tech. Through diversity in people and topics fueled by an international approach, the outcome from the stage will inspire and motivate everyone in the audience to take new steps in making the future. Full program to be announced.

Susanne Najafi Grundare, BackingMinds

Susanne Najafi

Founder, BackingMinds
Jacob de Geer Founder, iZettle

Jacob de Geer

Founder, iZettle
Hélène Barnekow

Hélène Barnekow

CEO, Microsoft Sweden
Annie Lööf

Annie Lööf

Party Leader, Centerpartiet
Sophia Bendz

Sophia Bendz

Partner, Atomico
Susanna Campbell Chief Investment Officer, Norrsken

Susanna Campbell

Chief Investment Officer, Norrsken
Peter Carlsson Founder, Northvolt

Peter Carlsson

Founder, Northvolt

Konrad Bergström Founder, X Shore

Konrad Bergström

Founder, X Shore
Jonas Gustavsson CEO, ÅF

Jonas Gustavsson

CEO, ÅF
Kaaren Hilsen
VD; Telenor Sverige

Kaaren Hilsen

CEO, Telenor Sweden
Jan Erik Solem

Jan Erik Solem

Founder, Mapillary
Jan-Olof Jacke CEO, Svenskt Näringsliv

Jan-Olof Jacke

CEO, Svenskt Näringsliv

Katarina Berg Global HR Director, Spotify

Katarina Berg

Global HR Director, Spotify
Petra Einarsson

Petra Einarsson

CEO, Billerud Korsnäs
Annika Winsth Chief Economist, Nordea

Annika Winsth

Chief Economist, Nordea
Pär Heyden Head of Brand, Polestar

Pär Heyden

Head of Brand, Polestar
Sara Wimmercrantz Founder, BackingMinds

Sara Wimmercrantz

Founder, BackingMinds
Stefan Ytterborn Founder, Cake and POC

Stefan Ytterborn

Founder, Cake and POC
Lotta Lyrå CEO, Clas Ohlson

Lotta Lyrå

CEO, Clas Ohlson
Katja Lindvall
Founder, Moving Floor

Katja Lindvall

Founder, Moving Floor

Örjan Frid CEO, Eniro

Örjan Frid

CEO, Eniro
Ashkan Pouya Founder, Serendipity

Ashkan Pouya

Founder, Serendipity
Emma Wiklund Founder, Emma S Skincare

Emma Wiklund

Founder, Emma S Skincare
Andreas Säfström Head of Industrial Design & Usability, Ericsson

Andreas Säfström

Head of Industrial Design & Usability, Ericsson
Carl-Johan Karlsson Director SME, EKN

Carl-Johan Karlsson

Director, SME & Midcorp, Exportkreditnämnden
Fredrik Hjelm Founder, VOI

Fredrik Hjelm

Founder, VOI
Chelsea Collier Founder, Digi.City

Chelsea Collier

Founder, Digi.City
Ulf Skagerström Founder, Matsmart

Ulf Skagerström

Founder, Matsmart
Karin Bjerde Director, Kognity

Karin Bjerde

Director, Kognity
Omid Ekhlasi Founder, Techarenan

Omid Ekhlasi

Founder, Techarenan
Anders Fast Baker McKenzie

Anders Fast

Managing Director,
Baker McKenzie Advokatbyrå

See our program during the Summit

See our program down bellow

10:15
Leading Through Transformation

Hélène Barnekow, CEO, Microsoft Sweden
Petra Einarsson, CEO, Billerud Korsnäs
Lotta Lyrå, CEO, Clas Ohlson
Örjan Frid, CEO, Eniro

 

11:00
Tap Into the Global Talent Pool
Annie Lööf, Leader of Centerpartiet
Katarina Berg, Global HR Director, Spotify
Jonas Gustavsson, CEO, ÅF

 

11:45
Global Changes Affecting Swedish Tech Companies

Jan-Olof Jacke, CEO, Svenskt Näringsliv
Anders Fast, Managing Director, Baker McKenzie
Annika Winsth, Chief Economist, Nordea
Anna Felländer, Founder, AI Sustainability Center

 

13:00
Thinking Big and Building Global

Jacob de Geer, Founder, iZettle
Peter Carlsson, Founder, Northvolt
Jan Erik Solem, Founder, Mapillary

 

13:40
The Art of Modern Investing

Sophia Bendz, Partner, Atomico
Susanna Campbell, Chief Investment Officer, Norrsken
Susanne Najafi, Founder BackingMinds
Staffan Helgesson, General Partner Creandum

 

14:25
How to Market to the New Generation

Konrad Bergström, Founder, X Shore & Zoundindustries
Fredrik Hjelm, Founder, VOI
Emma Wiklund, Founder, Emma S.
Kaaren Hilsen, CEO, Telenor Sweden

 

15:05
Design to Conquer the World

Stefan Ytterborn, Founder, Cake and POC
Pär Heyden, Head of Brand, Polestar
Andreas Säfström, Head of Industrial Design, Ericsson

 

15:45
Leveraging New Technologies for Sustainability

Ulf Skagerström, Founder, Matsmart
Isabella Palmgren, Founder, Mimbly
Karin Bjerde, Director, Kognity
Chelsea Collier, Founder, Digi. City
Katja Lindvall, Founder, Moving Floor

 
 

10:20
The Art of Raising Capital

Martin Folke, Georg Jonsson, lawyer, Baker McKenzie Advokatbyrå
Erik Göransson, CFO/COO, Leeroy Group

 

11:00
Cyber Security

Mats Nordlund, Director Research and Special Projects, ZENUITY
Bengt Sahlin, Networking Security at Nomadiclab, Ericsson
Joakim Sundberg, Founder, Baffin Bay Networks

 

12:00
Design as a competitive Tool

Stefan Ytterborn, Founder Cake
Mikael Abbhagen, Design Director/Founding Partner, Altered
Johan Lindau, CEO & Design Manager, Blå Station
Jonas Åberg, Senior Engineer, Teenage Engineering
Nathalie Tindsjö, Service Designer & UX Designer, inUse
Anton Andrén, Hardware Manager, CELLINK