Activities - Meetings and Events

The CNBA's breakfast and afternoon meetings covers a variety of interesting topics. Past events include:

  • "Dreaming of Flying" - Bjørn Kjos, CEO and Founder of Norwegian Air Shuttle
  • "Opera Software: past, present and future" - Jon S. von Tetzchner, CEO and Co-founder of Opera Software
  • "Canada and Norway's historical ties: anecdotes on Otto Sverdrup - Per Egil Hegge, author, language expert and Aftenposten columnist
  • "Canadian and Norwegian business culture" - Laura Traavik, BI School of Management
  • "Building the worlld's largest seafood company" - Arne Hjeltnes, Director of Communications at Marine Harvest

The CNBA also hosts and co-hosts social events for it's members

We would welcome your suggestions on future meeting topics and events

The CNBA's objective is to strengthen the business ties between Norway and Canada.


The objective is to be achieved through:

  • raising awareness of Canada and Norway,
  • supporting Canadian and Norwegian companies,
  • hosting events bringing Canadian and Norwegian companies and individuals together.

The CNBA is a non-profit organization