PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME – 11 OCTOBER 2017
15:30 – Registration – Coffee
16:00 – Welcome
- Oda Helene Sletnes, Ambassador of Norway to the European Union
- Caroline Jenner, CEO, JA Europe
16:20 – The FERD’S LIST initiative
- Johan H. Andresen, Owner and Chairman of FERD
16:30 – Celebration: FERD’s LIST 2017!
- (names to be published September 30)
17:15 – Europe needs more young entrepreneurs, innovators and leaders who can contribute to job creation and growth. What did we learn from finalists in 2017?
- Pål Thorvik Næss, Director of Entrepreneurs and Startups, Innovation Norway
- Ulla Engelmann, Head of Unit for Clusters, Social Economy and Entrepreneurship (DG GROW)
- Irene Cervellera Micheli, Angel Investor for start-ups
18:00 – Closing remarks
- Jo Deblaere, Chairman of JA Europe Board & COO, Accenture