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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.
19:50 Networking

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.