29th of September 2020

14:00 PM SGT (08:00 CET)

NBAS warmly welcomes you to the inaugural and virtual Singapore Norway Innovation Conference (SNIC).

“Continuous innovation is of critical importance for both established Singaporean and Norwegian businesses and start-ups”

Leonard Opitz Stornes, President of NBAS

SNIC is co-hosted by NBAS, the Royal Norwegian Embassy and Innovation Norway. SNIC aims to show the vast opportunities for innovation provided by digital transformation. We will also explore the challenges and risks of new technologies, like cyber security and the changing legal operational environment.

SNIC 2020 Program

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Conference Launch and Welcome Address

Signing of Memorandum of Understanding

Bridging the gap between innovation policy and practice

Sponsored by DNV GL

The future of work – how mega trends are bringing radical shifts to how we work

Sponsored by Simonsen Vogt Wiig

From talk to action – transforming the maritime industry

Sponsored by Wikborg Rein

How to keep innovating in 2021 and beyond

Sponsored by Telenor

Closing Remarks



Yinson Green Tech: Flying high to reduce carbon emissions

Yinson GreenTech (YGT) aims to electrify Singapore’s fleet of harbour crafts with its soon-to-launch zero ...

Dualog – Digitalisation is an instrument in creating a greener maritime industry

The shipping industry carries 90% of the world’s trade. Today, the shipping industry amounts to ...

ABB – Autonomous Vessel Operations

In light of the upcoming SNIC, we spoke to Dr. Liza Chua, from ABB. She ...

Laurence Odfjell: ‘Emission reduction is good business’

In seven years, Odfjell has reduced its carbon intensity index by 50%. This is above ...

DNV – Safeguarding life, property and the environment since 1864

Little is more inspirational than to talk to C-level executives of companies that follows the ...

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Wikborg Rein

From Talk to Action – Transforming the Maritime Industry Moderator: Ronny Waage, Managing Partner, Heron ...


STAR : Invites to innovation project at SNIC!

STAR is about to release new software tools for planning campaign-oriented maintenance, including coordinating the ...

SVW: – SNIC 2022 is a key business event

Simonsen Vogt Wiig is one of the leading law firms within shipping and offshore. The ...


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Innovation Norway is the Norwegian Government’s most important instrument for innovation and development of Norwegian enterprises and industry. Innovation Norway aim to assist Norwegian businesses grow and find new markets. Local presence is therefore of crucial concern to us.

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The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Singapore is a proud and longstanding supporter of the Norwegian Business Association Singapore. Building on a long history with the establishment of a Norwegian Consulate in Singapore in 1906 and the establishment of formal diplomatic relations in 1969, the Embassy works to enhance bilateral political, economic and cultural relations between Singapore and Norway.

About the program

SNIC 2020 is hosted by the Norwegian Business Association Singapore (NBAS) in cooperation with The Norwegian Embassy and Innovation Norway in Singapore. 

The conference will be hosted online, due to the Covid-19 pandemic. We start at 2 PM SGT / 8 AM CET to include participants both from Singapore and Norway. 

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