more than a conference
"OBF is more than a conference. Quality content, implementable ideas and networking with peers helps me grow as a leader. Recommended!"

Sverre Tyrhaug

Managing Partner, Thommessen

It's time to rethink your business


How can you successfully lead your organization through this disruption and boost organizational success?

Take part of the happening of the year where you will gain insight and critical knowledge, valuable relationships to accelerate business growth, and actionable ideas and tools. Learn and be inspired by business experts and pioneers speaking at Oslo Business Forum.

Experience a day filled with world-class presentations, networking and inspiration.


Participants on-site


Participants online


C-Level Executives


Would recommend OBF to a friend or colleague

Speakers Fireside Stage

Powered by Santander

Anniken Fjelberg

Moderator - Fireside Stage

Steve Franklin


Leif Arne Jensen


Kristin Skogen Lund

Schibsted ASA

Jørn Seglem

SAS Institute

Christina Kjær Seime


Bjørnar Løwe Skas


Ingrid Somdal-Åmodt Vinje


Ida Marie Christensen

Danske Bank

Tor Kramvik Sivertsen


Svein Skovly

Fremtind Insurance

Arild Spandow


Sandra Hovland


Staale Risa


Espen Steinsrud


Grethe Bergly

Multiconsult ASA

Thomas Magnus

ISCO Group

Marianne Hagen

The Assessment Company

Christopher Parmo


Magnus Kuchler



Times are in GMT+1

Disclaimer: We reserve the right to make changes to the agenda.


21 September

Pre Conference

Door Opens
11:00 - 12:00
VIP Session
To Be Announced
12:00 - 13:00
Lunch, Networking Break and Fireside Stage

Main Stage / Economics & Trends

13:00 - 13:10
Opening Show
13:10 - 13:50
"How to Deal With Uncertainty"
13:50 - 14:30
To Be Announced

Networking Break

14:30 - 15:30
Servings, Networking Break and Fireside Stage

Main Stage / Culture

15:30 - 16:15
To Be Announced
16:15 - 17:00
"Tools for Maximizing Your Success"

Afterwork & VIP Session

17:00 - 18:30
Afterwork (for all ticket holders)
18:30 - 21:00
VIP Dinner (only for VIPs)
To Be Announced

22 September

Pre Conference

Doors opens & Breakfast
08:30 - 09:30
VIP Session
09:30 - 10:00
Servings, Networking Break and Fireside Stage

Main Stage / Future of Work

10:00 - 10:50
The Most Important Skills for the Future of Work
10:50 - 11:30
How to Eliminate Bureaucracy

Networking Break

11:30 - 12:40
Lunch, Networking break and fireside stage

Main Stage / Leadership

12:40 - 13:00
Speaker Contest Winner
13:00 - 13:50
Creating a Fearless Organization
13:50 - 14:00
Launch of Oslo Business Forum 2023

Networking Break

14:00 - 14:45
Servings, Networking break, and fireside stage

Main Stage / Innovation

14:45 - 15:20
To Be Announced
15:20 - 16:00
Innovation and Creativity

How the conference will help you as a business leader:

Get the most critical knowledge and actionable tools

New era, new skills to be a successful business leader. We have carefully picked the most educational lectures, by some of the world’s foremost business experts. At Oslo Business Forum 2021, we will make sure to give you implementable ideas and actionable tools, to help you become a successful business leader in the new era.

Dream it. Wish it. Do it.

Build the most valuable relationships to accelerate your growth

There is no better way to meet your next business partner, than at Oslo Business Forum. More than 50% of the attendees are categorized as C-level. You can build valuable relationships with these at our dedicated networking zones or at the afterwork/dinner.

Your network is your net worth.

An inspirational learning experience

Throughout the day, you can focus on yourself and the inspiration, ideas, and networks – we will take care of the rest and make sure it will be an experience to remember. For many business leaders, Oslo Business Forum is the place to be in order to foresee business trends and opportunities.

Inspiring ideas for extraordinary leaders.

Ticket prices

All prices are NOK - Ex VAT and ticket fee.

Sold out!





  • Access to all stages and presentations
  • Access to recordings for 90 days
  • Food & Drinks
  • VIP Dinner
  • VIP Session with Alex Osterwalder
  • VIP Seating
  • VIP Networking Area
  • Signed book Alex Osterwalder
Sold out!


NOK 8,995,-



  • Access to all stages and presentations
  • Access to recordings for 90 days
  • Food & Drinks

Online Ticket

personal access only

NOK 1,795,-

Original price: 2,995,-

Register now!

  • Digital access to all presentations
  • Access to recordings for 90 days
  • For personal use ONLY
Watch as a company

Livestream to All Employees

NOK 39,000

ex VAT and ticket fee

For companies that want to stream the content to all employees.

  • Your own password-protected website on for your organization. 
  • On-demand access to content for 24 hours
  • Questions? Contact for more information
Setting the standard
"In a time when many are moving towards online conferences, Oslo Business Forum has already set the standard. The delivery was professional and fun!"

Anette Wærsten

CEO, Waken ASHead of ODA Inspiration Day