Bente jobber som strategisk rådgiver design i Innovasjon Norge Sør- og Nord-Trøndelag. Hun er en del av superbrukerteamet i Innovasjon Norge, som i år har tatt i bruk Osterwalders forretningsmodell som viktig verktøy i kundedialogen. Andre aktuelle kompetanseområder Bente kan bidra med inn i forretningsmodellutvikling er kundesegmentering, tjenestedesign (kundereise) og merkevarebygging. Bente er utdannet produktdesigner fra England, og har et kurs i innovasjonsledelse fra NTNU. Før hun kom til Innovasjon Norge jobbet hun i emballasjeindustrien.
Christian Rangen, founder and Partner of Engage // Innovate – think-tank, research institute and consulting company, will hold the introduction to the Business Model Canvas for us. Christian Rangen develops innovators and innovative business strategies. He is an author, speaker, lecturer and consultant on strategy, innovation, social media and leadership.
Tom-Ivar Bern is senior adviser at Innovation Norway’s office in Trondheim. His primary business focus is supporting small and medium sized companies within the oil and gas sector with international ambitions by using the different tools of Innovation Norway. The tools are economic support (grants and loans), competence building processes and connections to and support from Innovation Norway’s international office network.
Tom-Ivar recently completed his Executive Master of Management at BI Norway
Harald works as a company consultant and have used BMG on several occasions when working with established businesses in IT, architecture, Construction etc. He shared his experiences of how BMG also is a useful tool for both small and large companies who are in full operation.
“Harald jobber som bedriftsrådgiver og har mange ganger brukt BMG for etablerte selskaper innen IT, arkitektur, bygge bransjen, etc. Han delte sine erfaringer med hvorledes BMG også er et nyttig verktøy for organisasjoner som er i full drift.
Jeg har opplevd BMUG som et spennende sted der kreativitet blandes med gjestfrihet og vilje til å dele kompetanse og meninger. Grundere med ulik bakgrunn møtes i hyggelige omgivelser for å hjelpe hverandre gjennom startfasens vanskeligheter. Dyktig møteleder sprer entusiasme og setter en god ramme for diskusjonene.
Tor is a Norway-based entrepreneur, educator, and blogger cited by Stanford University, UC Berkeley, INSEAD, and Wall Street Journal blog among others for developing and advocating lean management techniques in tech entrepreneurship, business model innovation, and commentary on the Internet startup scene.
“Jøran arbeider som rådgiver innen blandt annet landbruk, veksthus og lokalmat. Før han startet i Innvoasjon Norge i August arbeidet han som prosjektleder på Måltidets Hus. Han har en master i entreprnørskap og innovasjon fra UMB. Jøran har stor interesse for høyt hengende frukter og grasrotinnovasjon”
Thomas is an Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation at BI Norwegian Business School, where he teaches how to organize for innovation and growth in both new and established ventures. Currently, he is involved a large research program related to healthcare innovation. He is particularly interested in the controversies, problems and mess of innovation processes. His study of the development of the Salma brand (high-end salmon) was published by Palgrave Macmillan in 2011, and his studies of healthcare innovation has been published in leading European journals.
Currently, he is co-authoring a textbook titled: “Technology Entrepreneurship: Bringing Innovation to the Marketplace” with Natasha Evers and James Cunningham. To be published by Palgrave Macmillan this fall.
Som innleder til BusinessModelGeneration har vi vært så heldige å få Olav Mellemstrand fra Synesvarden. Olav arbeider som forretningsutvikler og benytter daglig BusinessModelGeneration i sitt arbeid. Olav har alltid hatt et hjerte for det enkle og intuitive, og har derfor med stor entusiasme lagt bort arbeidet med tunge forretningsplaner til fordel for canvaset.
As co-Founder of Business Model User Group -BMUG Stina has helped marketing and organizing more than 10 workshops in business modelling.
Stina love to lead creative processes and help entrepreneurs transform ideas into business.
Attended 3 Startupweekends, part of organizing Bergen StartupWeekend, business modelling resource at StartupWeekends.
The norwegian School of Economics (NHH) – MSc in Economics and Business Administration
Boston University School of Managment – Norwegian Entrepreneurship Program (Gründerskolen Alumni)
At his speaking and workshop engagements with companies, business schools and governments around the world Alex outlines how organizations can systematically and pragmatically approach business model innovation. He helps entrepreneurs and senior executives understand how to approach the topic, highlight key success factors and point to common pitfalls. Alex has worked with companies such as GE, Intel, P&G, and 3M and taught at Stanford, MIT, Berkeley, IESE, and IMD among many other business schools.
Benjamin is a business development professional focusing on business model innovation, product development/management and customer development practices. He has deep knowledge of business model generation, lean canvas, lean start-up and agile frameworks.
Benjamin is typically approached by companies to assist in agile adoption, run courses or workshops on business model innovation, lean canvas and agile topics. He is one of approx. 60 Certified Scrum Coaches in the world, and the only Norwegian.
He is involved in several companies as an business angel investor and board member. Benjamin has successfully built several start-ups and new business areas in large corporations.
Co-founding companies and building them over periods extending 5 years with partners. Active investor, focus on certain sectors – seek synergies with existing investments.