Bergen Design Mornings: Staying Ahead of the Race


08:30 10:00

Registrering og frokostservering fra kl 8:00

Arrangmentet er gratis og designfrokostene pleier å fylle seg opp raskt så vi anbefaler å reservere plass tidlig.

Programmet vil gå på engelsk.


Sted: Statsraad Lehmkuhl ved Bryggen i Bergen

What does it take for businesses and their leaders to stay on top in a time when change is the only constant?

Join us this morning at Statsraad Lehmkuhl as we explore the theme in collaboration with UCI World Road Championships 2017 and Visindi.

Monica Santini Monica Santini

For almost 30 years, the acclaimed Italian cycling wear brand Santini SMS has produced iconic shirts for some of the world’s largest cycling events. CEO Monica Santini will be talking about how, despite the rapid technological development, the family business has maintained its position in the market, about cutting-edge materials, production in Italy, and strategic choices made along the way.

Santini SMS

Olav Kjellevold Olsen Olav Kjellevold Olsen

«Are good leaders moral leaders?» asks associate professor for UiB Olav Kjellevold Olsen in his research on the relationship between leadership and moral in the military. This morning, Olsen shares some of his research findings: Which qualities characterise good leaders and what impact does sleep deprivation have on making the right choices?


Øystein Hagen Øystein Hagen

The challenges we face as a society are too complex to be handled by one agent alone – so how can businesses, governments and NGOs work together to tackle them? This morning, managing
director Øystein Hagen  of Æra talks about the initiative Floke, which gathers bright minds across industries to untangle one challenge at a time – from ideation to experimentation.



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