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THANK YOU FOR AN AMAZING DAY! SEE YOU NEXT YEAR!

PICTURES FROM THE EVENT HERE

“THIS IS WHERE

YOU WILL FIND

AT LEAST SOME

OF THE SOLUTIONS

THAT WILL DRIVE

NORWAY´S

VALUE CREATION

IN THE FUTURE”

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Erna Solberg,

Prime Minister of Norway

STAGES

VISITORS IN 2016

TALKS

VOLUNTEERS

WORKSHOPS

DEBATES

EXHIBITORS

VR Oslo II Meet Up

 

8th of February | 14:00-19:00 | Oslo Science Park – Forum

Cutting Edge is again a proud sponsor of VR OSLO!
VR Oslo II invites international expertise in the fields of VR AR MR to Oslo to blend with the Norwegian peers, aiming to create synergies in the cluster.

If you missed the launch of the historical BM lens by Entapano we will give you a second chance. Come see this 250 degrees of Japanese craftsmanship & 18 layers of glass!!

See you there!

THE EVENT

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SHOWCASING THE LATEST IN

SCIENCE, TECH AND INNOVATION

 

OCT 19th @Oslo Science Park

Welcome Speech

The Prime Minister of Norway Erna Solberg will deliver a welcome speech and open the 2016 festival.

Electric Superbikes

Sustainable power for all? Carpoint Norway will showcase Eva & Ego – the first electric motorcycles in Norway. They are made in Italy by Energica Motor Company with 136 hp & maximum speed of 240 km/h! Which of your friends want to turn on the gas when we try to exceeds to 220 km/h indoors?

Opening Hours

We are open from 09:00 – 21:00

TEKNA DEBATE

The Norwegian Society of Graduate Technical and Scientific Professionals (TEKNA) will have a debate about how to build a Life Science Industry in Norway. In the panel among others you will see Anita Krohn Traaseth, CEO Innovation Norway and Ole Kristian Hjelstuen, CEO Inven2.

Using Zebrafish to Understand and Treat Epilepsy

Camila Vicencio Esguerra from the University of Oslo will talk about how visualizing seizures in a 4 day-old zebrafish can help scientist find a cure for epilepsy.

Workshop - DIY Antibiotics

Showing the process as well as the outcomes of the ongoing Discover It Yourself Antibiotics project with Waag Society. The activity will show how people with any background can contribute to antibiotics research.

Come Try the Whiplash 360 VR Chair

As seen at Barcelona’s Mobile World Congress 2016 this fully 4D immersive installation from VISYON is coming to Oslo. Be sure to try it! The chair is able to generate 360 degrees three-dimensional movements on two axes which are synced with 360 video content in order to offer a fully immersive 4D installation.

Space Tech to Non-Space

ESA’s Technology Transfer Programme Office (TTPO) aims to inspire and facilitate the use of space technology, systems and know-how for non-space applications. So come hear their Head of Technology Transfer, Frank Salzgeber talk about everything besides space.

Gene Editing with CRISPR

Is genome editing a game changer? Are designer babies a real possibility now? What are the possibilities CRISPR/Cas9 opens us to? Will this rapid biotechnological development swipe us off our feet? Sigrid Bratlie Thoresen will take us through this during Cutting Edge. 

Medical Transportation System

Antibiotic-resistant infections and highly infectious diseases like Ebola have challenged the health care system worldwide, EpiShuttle is an innovative medical isolation and transportation system designed for optimal safety and numerous treatment options during patient loading and transport. The unit is a one-patient isolator made of rigid solvent resistant materials for strength and durability.

VR Tour of the New, Un-Opened Terminal at Oslo Airport

We shot a special VR tour of the new terminal at Oslo Airport Gardermoen with Adapa360º. The footage will be shown at Cutting Edge Festival 2016 so make sure to be there and get an exclusive preview. The new terminal is scheduled to open April 27 2017.

Self Driving Cars

The world’s biggest large-scale pilot project in autonomous driving.

Volvo will be testing its autonomous driving system, Drive Me, in its hometown of Gothenburg, Sweden in 2017. Come hear all about it from Shilan Demir – Program Manager Autonomous Drive, Volvo Car Group.

Living Cells ‘Hacked’ and Hijacked by MIT

MIT biological engineers from Voigt Lab have created a programming language that allows them to rapidly design complex, DNA-encoded circuits that give new functions to living cells. Using this language, anyone can write a program for the function they want and then generate a DNA sequence that will achieve it. It is literally a programming language for bacteria! Alec Nielsen will tell you more about this in his talk.

Blockchain & Bitcoin

Do you want to decrypt all the confusion around cryptocurrency? What is the fuss all about and is this the future of money? Torbjørn Bull Jenssen from Menon Economics will give you the need – to – know about what makes Bitcoin different and how it can influence society. 

Matchmaking - Science Meets Industry

Are your company looking for new possibilities? Would you like to get in contact with research groups at the University of Oslo and Oslo University Hospital and look at possibilities for cooperation? Inven2 can help you make this happen. At the Cutting Edge festival we are facilitating 1-1 meetings between academia and industry.

MORE

Try out tech at the Cutting Edge Expo

Try a fully 4D immersive installation

Walk around in VR with Wizdish

Fly a drone with your mind

Try making you own drone or hovercraft!

 

Join our workshop!

COGNITIVE SYSTEMS - IBM WATSON

 

The cognitive era – Answering questions before they’re even asked

 

VR as a Platform to Drive Social Innovation

 

Learn about Visyon’s “A Walk Through Dementia” project for Alzheimer Research UK.

#thePartyIsOver

Will Norway ever recover? If we had discovered oil in the North Sea today would we be able to realize it? 

Join the University of Oslo in a debate at 17:30

First Prototype of a Revolutionary Fisheye Lens

 

A special press release and announcement only at Cutting Edge!

 

Why All the Fuss About MOF?

 

Find out how metal organic frameworks can change the energy sector.

JAM-PACKED SCHEDULE

ATTENDEES

TESTIMONIALS

At the Cutting Edge festival I get a full day of fascinating insights from many different fields. I go home with a better understanding of the future.

Tellef Thorleifsson

Co-founder & Investor, Northzone Ventures

As the co-owner and managing director of a technology company, our greatest interest is working with scientific challenges pushing the limits of what society can do. Cutting Edge seems to be the ideal festival to brainstorm with like-minded companies, and get new ideas for exciting developments.

Christina Aas

Founder & Managing Director, Science and Technology AS

You learn a lot and get scientific discoveries and their practical applications put in a context you can relate to. A fantastic and inspiring initiative!

Per Einar Dybvik

Serial Entrepreneur and Partner, StartupLab

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