Summer Gathering & Introduction of Members

Event Details

Join this gathering and hear from the Ministry of Education and Research and meet OCC members.

This June, Oslo Cancer Cluster (OCC) will host this annual event to gather OCC members and the oncology ecosystem for an opportunity to meet.  State Secretary Ivar Bühring Prestbakmo, Ministry of Education and Research, will give the opening remarks.  A special feature are the member briefs.


13:00   Arrivals 

13:05   Welcome by Charlotte Homme, Head of Membership & Events, OCC

13:10    Opening Remarks by State Secretary Ivar Bühring Prestbakmo, Ministry of Education & Research

13:15     Oslo Cancer Cluster – 2024 and Beyond, by Øyvind Arnesen, Chairman of the Board, Oslo Cancer Cluster, and Ketil Widerberg, General Manager, OCC

13:20    Clinical Trials in Norway – A Brief from NorTrials by Signe Ø. Fretland,  Head of NorTrials Coordinating Unit, Oslo University Hospital

13:25       Radforsk, An Update

13:30      Introduction of New Members:

Levanger Hospital, Oluf D. Røe

Cody AS, Magnus S. Larsen

13:35     Member Briefs:

Theradex Oncology AB by Hans Rosen

 – Novartis by Tarje Bergdahl

– Exact Sciences by Glenn Gundersen

– LINK Medical by Jo Anders Rønneberg

Astra Zeneca,BioTech Hub

Upcoming Activities and Events Briefing, Charlotte Homme, OCC (with guests representing)

– A conversation with Lee Davies from Public Policy Projects about Precision Medicine Forum

– About the “Intelligent Health Conference”, September 12, 2024 (presented by OsloMet)

– EHiN (presented by Nard Schreurs)

– Nordic Life Science Days, September 17-19, 2024

– Lung Cancer Symposium, Adjusted Date

14:20   Summary & Q&A’s

14:20   Afternoon Coffee.  An assortment of dishes (with special dietary trays) will be served.

15:00   Program Complete (the schedule may be adjusted slightly).

(Note: All registrants will receive an email reminder one week prior to the event).