Silicon Vikings Oslo brings two super hot Norwegian startups – ForgeRock and WeVideo, both headquartered in Silicon Valley – to heat up November temperature in Oslo. Join us and learn how to start up in Oslo and scale up in Silicon Valley:
• Jostein Svendsen, CEO & co-founder at WeVideo will speak about the journey so far to take the Norwegian-developed technology to Silicon Valley and globally. During the twelve months after having set up a new headquarters in the U.S., WeVideo launched with Youtube and Google, and collected over 100 MNOK in funding. The company’s ambition is to become a leading platform for video creation world wide.
• Lasse Andresen, CEO & co-founder at ForgeRock will speak about how within two years of conception, ForgeRock successfully raised a series A funding with Accel, a global top tier VC, as well building a leading global company within Open Source Identity and Access management.
18:00 Open doors with food & drinks
18:45 Welcome by Chairman Tone S. Ringstad & Board Member Dag Thorstensen
18:50 How to startup in Oslo and raise Venture Capital in Silicon Valley by CEO Lasse Andresen at ForgeRock
19:20 Startup in Oslo and scale up in Silicon Valley by CEO and co-founder Jostein Svendsen at WeVideo.
Venue and refreshment is sponsored by Advokatfirmaet Haavind.
All are welcome to attend and the event is free, but we do require you to register at http://siliconvikings.com/events/149.