Networking Forum in Kyiv

  • Kyiv, Ukraine
  • 10.09.2018
  • 16:30 - 21:00

The Norwegian-Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce would like to invite you to the Networking Forum in Kyiv, that is organized in connection with the political visit of the Minister of Trade and Industry of Norway, Mr. Torbjørn Røe Isaksen on September 10th, 2018.

The Networking Forum is planned to be a platform for discussion on the current cooperation between Norway and Ukraine, the recent business reforms and opportunities within investment and trade between our two countries.

Date: September 10th
Time: 16:30 – 21:00
Location: InterContinental Hotel, 2A Velyka Zhytomyrska Street, Kyiv.
The main topic of the meeting: Recent business reforms in Ukraine and their impact on Norwegian-Ukrainian trade relations.

Please note that places are limited. Some places are reserved for NUCC members.

NB! Registration is now closed due to the high number of participants. You can contact us via to register on the waiting list.

Please contact Anastasia Antonyk if you have any questions: +380935470338 or

We look forward to seeing you at the event!

Preliminary program

16:30 – 17:00 Registration with refreshments
17:00 – 17:05 Opening remarks by H.E. Ole T. Horpestad, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway to Ukraine
17:05 – 17:25 Mr. Mykhailo Titarchuk: Overview of the recent business reforms in Ukraine
17:25 – 17:45 Mr. Torbjørn Røe Isaksen: Cooperation and expectations towards Ukraine as a business partner
17:45 - 17:55 Mr. Anatolii Kyryliuk, Project Manager of NUCC: Norwegian-Ukrainian bilateral trade: trends and opportunities
17:55 – 18:10 Coffee break
18:10 – 19:00 Panel debate with the representatives of the Norwegian and Ukrainian governments, as well as the leading Norwegian and Ukrainian companies: Investment and trade opportunities between Norway and Ukraine

Confirmed panelists:

  • Torbjørn Røe Isaksen - Minister of Trade and Industry of Norway
  • Mykhailo Titarchuk - Deputy Minister of economic development and trade of Ukraine
  • Magnus Johansen - Business Development Manager (Ukraine) at Scatec Solar - an integrated independent solar power producer operating worldwide
  • Arne Mjøs - Founder and CEO of Itera - a leading Norwegian ICT company, operating in Ukraine
  • Svitlana Totska Director of the Strategy and Business Development in Svarog West Group - a dynamically developing agrarian company from Ukraine that has one of the most advanced IT solutions for agro-enterprise management.


Anna Derevyanko - Executive Director of European Business Association (EBA)

19:00 - 21:00  Networking and reception


Confirmed speakers

Torbjørn Røe Isaksen
Minister of Trade and Industry of Norway
Mykhailo Titarchuk
Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine
Ole Terje Horpestad
Norwegian Ambassador to Ukraine
Anatolii Kyryliuk
Project Manager at NUCC
Arne Mjøs
Founder and CEO of ITERA
Magnus Johansen
Business Development Manager (Ukraine) at Scatec Solar
Svitlana Totska
Director Strategy and Business Development in Svarog West Group
Brian Bonner
Moderator of the Forum, Kyiv Post Chief Editor, Member of the Media Development Foundation supervisory board