2nd of April 2020
Oslo, Norway

Creating better places for people and business

Creating better places for people and business. This conference is about making a change in places. Real changes have real impact. Who takes responsibility for making better places?

2nd of April 2020
Oslo City Hall, Bankettsalen
Oslo, Norway

Speakers at #NPBC20

Previous years speakers

Anna Gissler

Stockholm Business Region | How Stockholm is A Woman's Place

Bernie Borgeson

Edmonton Economic Development | How grassroots create an authentic, lasting and powerful global brand

Guðrið Højgaard

Faroe Islands | Creating impactful content with stakeholders and building on marketing success. 

Mia Kemppaala

Polar Bear Pitching | Do exceptional things with the uniqueness of your place

Henrik Holmskov

Viborg | How can small cities attract major investments like an Apple data centre?

Luuk Helleman

The Hague | Branding is placemaking + place promotion.

Ramon Marrades

La Marina de Valencia, Spain | Making a city more attractive and profitable – the Valencia case

Petra Weslien

Truecaller | How does a company benefit from city branding

This is the largest annual 
investment promotion,
place development and
marketing event in the Nordics.

You design
your own places.

A one day event organised for private and public professionals working with investment promotion, economic development, talent attraction and tourism. In 2017 in Helsinki we had 150 people from 13 countries, 2018 in Copenhagen and 2019 in Stockholm over 220 people from even more countries!

The agenda - a practical overview with actionable lessons from best practises examples of cities, regions and countries that have done an outstanding and recognised work in making their place more attractive to their target groups and citizens.


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Conference Kit: materials, lunch, reception.

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Registration below

April 2nd
Doors open 8.00
Conference 8.45-17.00
Networking reception at 17.00

450 € per person
350 € per person with 2 and more people

Price includes conference materials, lunch and reception.
Price excludes VAT.

Stay tuned for the programme!

Register to the conference!

Oslo City Hall
Rådhusplassen 1, 0037 Oslo, Norway

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Register for the event by filling out the form below

450 € or 350 € per person if 2 or more

I accept that the registration is binding. Participant name(s) can be changed, but ticket(s) cannot be cancelled.