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Nordic Independent Living Challenge Awards Ceremony

  • Publisert 05.01.2016
Join us for the final awards ceremony of the Nordic Independent Living Challenge at Oslo City Hall 9 June!

Nordic Independent Living Challenge Prize Award


Fra 09.06.2016
Til 09.06.2016


Oslo City Hall, Rådhusplassen 1,0037 Oslo, Norway


Please register here


We are pleased to invite you to attend the final awards ceremony for the Nordic Independent Living Challenge Innovation competition. The winners will be announced by His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon.

When: 9 June, from 13.00 to 16.30 CEST

Where: The Banquet Hall at Oslo City Hall, Rådhusplassen 1, 0037 Oslo (map)


Three prizes will be awarded at the ceremony:

  • The main prize of one million Norwegian kroner
  • A cross-Nordic collaboration prize of 200.000 Norwegian kroner
  • A student prize of 100.000 Norwegian kroner.


Download full programme and invitation



The five Nordic capital cities Copenhagen, Helsinki, Oslo, Reykjavik and Stockholm launched the Nordic Independent Living Challenge innovation competition together with Nordic Innovation in February 2015. The aim is to help elderly and disabled citizens to live more independently in their own homes, increase their quality of life, and create business opportunities for Nordic innovators.

An impressive total of 415 ideas were submitted to the competition, and these have now been whittled down to five finalists competing for the main prize of NOK one million.The awards ceremony is free. We will open for registration, mingling and coffee from 13.00. The doors will close promptly at 14.00, so please be on time. 

Space is limited and registration will be on a first come, first served basis, so register today!




Welcome to Oslo!


You can read more about the Nordic Independent Living Challenge at



Take part in the workshop too:


You can also join the Nordic Business & Living Lab Alliance workshop 9 June in Oslo from 10.00 to 13.00 to learn more about living labs and Nordic collaboration on developing health and welfare solutions.


There will be time to attend both events. For more information, please visit to register separately.