Practical Information for OBF 2024 Attendees


Time: 25 - 26 September 2024

Place: Nova Spektrum, Lillestrøm, Norway

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We warmly welcome you to Oslo Business Forum 2024!

You can find your passes in the inbox of the email address you used to make the purchase. In addition, you will receive the pass(es) via email and SMS the day before the event.

If you have purchased multiple passes, please ensure to assign the passes on the Checkin portal as soon as possible.

Please be aware that each pass can only be used by one person throughout the 2-day event.

 If you have any questions, please reach out to

Your stay during OBF 2024

Hotel Recommendations

Book your overnight stay in Oslo/Lillestrøm with Thon Hotels. Thon Hotels offers exclusive rates for all Oslo Business Forum 2024 attendees. They have two hotels close to the venue (Thon Hotel Arena and Thon Hotel Lillestrøm), as well as multiple hotels in the city center of Oslo and surrounding areas, with many options to commute to the event venue. For VIP customers, we recommend booking your hotel at Bristol.

Our customers are entitled to a 10-12% discount.

Discounted rates at Thon during Oslo Business Forum here

Evening Program


Don’t miss out on this opportunity to network and meet other C-level executives at our ‘Afterwork’.

After an inspiring day 1, our Afterwork opens in our Networking Area in Hall A at 16:00-17:30 on Sept 25. A perfect way to make new connections and reflect on all your learning together with others, along with drinks, music, and good vibes.

Conference Pass

Networking Evening

Join us for an unforgettable Networking Evening, the perfect way to conclude the first day of our conference. This event is designed for all our Conference Pass holders, offering an incredible opportunity to connect, share insights, and build meaningful relationships in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere at Thon Hotel Opera (located next to Oslo S). 

  • Date & Time: September 25, from 18:00-21:00
  • Venue: Thon Hotel Opera, conveniently located in the city center next to Oslo Central Station. 
  • Includes: A delightful dinner buffet and 4 complimentary drinks.
  • Price: 1,995 ex vat

the exclusive offer

VIP Experience

Through our VIP Experience you elevate your Oslo Business Forum journey through exclusive opportunities and experiences.

Engage and participate in exclusive VIP sessions with world-class speakers Brené Brown and Adam Grant, providing unprecedented access to their insights and expertise. Be a part of the VIP Evening, where top-tier networking opportunities arise, forging connections that benefits you beyond the framework of a business event. And as a VIP guest you have the best seats in the house when listening to the transformative conversations and ideas shaping the future of leadership and business. 

Immerse yourself in the ultimate OBF experience, where exclusivity meets excellence.

Arriving at the Venue

Oslo Business Forum will be held at Nova Spektrum, which is located in Lillestrøm, with excellent transportation connections from Oslo and Oslo Airport.

We recommend everyone to travel by public transportation the event in order to:

  1. Generate smaller carbon emission
  2. Avoid paying and worrying about parking
  3. Reducing (and avoiding) overall traffic

The venue is easily accessible, especially by train, only 10 minutes from Oslo S and 10 minutes from Oslo Airport Gardermoen.

Plan your trip to Nova with Entur or Ruter


By train

Lillestrøm Station is located between Oslo City and Oslo Airport Gardermoen. We suggest you plan your route at from Oslo City or the Airport Express from Oslo Airport Gardermoen. The venue is a 5 minute walk from ‘Lillestrøm station’. Our hosts will greet you outside the Train station and direct you to the venue.


By bus

You can arrive by bus from multiple different buses to Lillestrøm bus station, named "Lillestrøm bussterminal". We suggest you plan your route at From the bus station is a 5 minute walk to the venue.


By car

The Nova Spektrum Car Park is accessible outside Nova Spektrum. The address is Messeveien 8, 2004 Lillestrøm. Remember to pay for parking tickets.


By flight

Oslo Airport Gardermoen is the recommended airport to travel to. The venue is only 10 minutes by train from the airport.

Safety and Security
at the Event

ID and Tickets

Please remember to bring your picture ID to the event, as security will be in focus for the conference. Also, you should have your conference badge on you at all time, and you are not allowed to give your conference badge to someone else.

Code of Conduct

All event guests, speakers, partners, and staff are required to uphold our code of conduct as we want everyone to be able to join the event in a respectful and safe environment. We prohibit discrimination of any kind and harassment, bullying, or disrespectful behavior in any form will not be tolerated. Any infractions or violations of this code will lead to immediate expulsion from the event without a refund.


The safety and security of our attendees are always our main priority. We have dedicated staff at the event at all times. Additionally, be prepared for a security check upon arrival to the venue.

Furthermore, our staff is there to help you with anything!


Where and when is Oslo Business Forum 2024?

How should I prepare for the event? What do I need to bring?

Where can I see the agenda?

What is your cancellation policy?

Will the event be a hybrid event (in-person and online)?

Where can I watch the livestream?

Can I watch the stream on my phone?

Can I share stream access to my friends or colleagues?

Luggage and coat check

Wheelchair use

Support and assistance

Where can I find my ticket?

I have a physical ticket, can I still access the live stream?

I bought a ticket but can’t attend the event. What can I do?

Group Live Stream / OBF+

Can I volunteer to work at the event?

How can I apply for media accreditation?

Can I interview the speakers?

Who do I contact with media-related questions?