NordicSIF 2024

NordicSIF 2024

Norsif is the proud host of NordicSIF 2024 @12 June in Oslo, an important meeting place for memebers of Dansif, Finsif, Swesif, IcelandSIF and Norsif. The purpose of this forum is to share ideas and thoughts among responsible Nordic investors and to find joint solutions for existing challenges.

Transition time

The NordicSIF 2024 Conference takes a closer look at the challenges and opportunities we face during the transition to a net-zero economy as well as the hard dilemmas that investors, asset managers, and lenders will face aligning with the transition.

We will discuss topics such as:

  • Sustainable investments in a global perspective
  • The role of the financial services industry in the transition
  • The energy transition – moving from fossile fuels to a future based on renewable energy.
  • The opportunities and the new green industries and the solutions we need to suceed.

Agenda

08.30Registration and mingling
09.00MODULE 1 – THE GLOBAL TRANSITION
Welcome and opening remarks
Lars Erik Mangset, Chair of Norsif
Keynote: Sustainable investments in a global perspective
Alex Edmans, Professor of Finance at London Business School
Keynote: How will the financial services industry in the Nordics contribute to the transision?
Kjerstin Braathen, CEO DNB
Keynote: The climate transition 2050 – what does it take?
Martin Skancke, Chair of the government-appointed Climate Committee 2050.
10.50Coffee break
11.10MODULE 2 – THE ENERGY TRANSITION
The macro perspective and the global energy transition – a data driven analysis
Jarand Rystad,
CEO Rystad Energy
Energy Transition Outlook
Sverre Alvik,
Research Director for Energy Transition at DNV GL
Panel discussion – the energy transistion – the corporate perspective
Hans Thrane Nielsen, Portfolio Manager, Storebrand
Teodor Sveen-Nilsen, Energy Analyst, Sparebank 1 Markets
Torbjørn Kjus, Chief Economist Aker ASA
+ TBC
12.20Lunch
13.10MODULE 3 – THE OPPORTUNITIES IN THE GREEN TRANSITION
The ocean space – opportunities and developments
New green industries – and the regulatory landscape
Investor collaborations in the Nordics
14.15Coffee Break
14.45MODULE 4 – THE CHALLENGES
The policy dimension of transition
The geopolitical dimension
Ulf Sverdrup,
Professor BI Norwegian Business School, former Director of the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI).
15.45Wrap-up
16.00End