Nordic Business Forum 2018


Join one of the leading business seminars in the world.
In just nine years, Nordic Business Forum has become one of the world’s most significant business conferences for a reason. The events are known for a customer experience like no other, attention to detail, an impressive speaker lineup, top notch customer service, and bright-minded attendees. Some have even called it a business conference and a rock concert all wrapped into one. Be inspired, discover new ideas, and build valuable networks. You will not regret attending.


DATE: 26 – 27 September 2018
VENUE: Helsinki Expo and Convention Center, Finland
Find the map below or here.


1290 EUR + PVN 24%
(Nordic Business Forum organizers will issue you an invoice)

(Ticket includes two-day seminar pass, access to the Brella networking app, full catering, simultaneous interpretation to Finnish & Russian and on-demand access to the presentations for 30 days*)

LIVE STREAM of the conference will happen in Latvia, on the 26th and 27th of September, 2018.

Main focus areas of this year’s conference will be:

In addition, only for participants of Nordic Business Forum 2018 LIVE in Latvia, special guest – Vita Liberte BDO Latvia Partner, Attorney at Law and one of the Latvian female leaders recognised by magazines Forbes and Pastaiga.
The Forum will be conducted in English, but a simultaneous interpretation service to Russian will also be provided for free.

Price for the 2 day conference: 

For members of LTRK, LRA and DB subscribers: 69.00 EUR + VAT 
Early Bird: 79.00 EUR + VAT 

*coffee pause and snacks are included

VENUE: Forum Cinemas LV, 13 Janvāra street, Riga

In cooperation with:
BDO Latvia & BDO LAW
The Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Largest business newspaper Dienas Bizness
Latvian Advertisers Asociacion

Nordic Business Forum 2018



11.00 Seminar welcoming lunch (for all seminar guests)

12.00 ASWATH DAMODARAN – Laws of Valuation: Revealing the Myths and Misconceptions

12.50 JAMES HEWITT – The Key to Sustainable High Performance

13.10 SUSAN CAIN – Quiet: How to Harness the Strengths of Introverts to Change How We Work, Lead, and Innovate

Coffee break & networking

14.55 GARY HAMEL – Building an “Evolutionary Advantage”

16.05 AMY CUDDY – Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges

Coffee break & networking

17.35 JOHN MACKEY – Conscious Capitalism: How Purpose Can Affect Stakeholder Integration, Leadership, and Culture

18.30 MARCUS BUCKINGHAM – Find Your Edge, Win at Work

19.30 End of day 1



10.00 DON TAPSCOTT – Winning in the Second Era of the Internet

11.00 ANDREW MCAFEE – Why We’re Still Underestimating Artificial Intelligence

Lunch break & networking

13.30 NIKLAS ZENNSTRÖM – A Conversation on AI, Technology and Scaling from Europe

14.10 LINDSEY VONN – A Conversation on Peak Performance, Winning, and Coming Back

14.40 STEVEN KOTLER – Climbing Mount Bold: How Companies Can Level-Up Their Game Like Never Before with Accelerating Technology and the Power of the Crowd

Coffee break & networking

16.20 A Moderated Conversation with PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA in discussion with NIKLAS ZENNSTRÖM

17.35 End of event