The project partners will present the local good practices identified in the field of Social and technological innovation in microfinance. The host partner is Microfinance Norway, and the venues for the meeting will be in Oslo City Center . The programme will also include a mini-seminar on microfinance in the European and Norwegian context.

                                                                Oslo Study Trip Agenda

20th March:

13:00- 14:00 -Lunch in Lunsj på Brasserie Paleo, Thon Hotel Rosenkrantz, Rosenkrantz gate 1 – 3 min from the conference venue. This starts the agenda for ATM for SMEs participants

14:00-17:00 -ATM for SME’s meeting – discussions/updates/formalities? Venue Universitetsgaten 26

18:00-21:00 -Mini-seminar on microfinance in the European and Norwegian context and evening reception at the head courter of Deloitte, Dronning Eufemias gate 14, 0191 Oslo. This will include invited representatives from the business/financial sector as well as the speakers from next days seminar.

21st March:

09.00-16:00-   Seminar in in Kolbotn (15 min by train L22/L2 from Oslo) with representatives from regional authorities, municipalities, Center for Social entrepreneurship, incubators, enterprise development agencies and of course cases and participants from Microfinance Norway. Opening by Mayor of Oppegård, Thomas Sjøvold

12:00-13:00 -Lunch and networking in Kolben, the venue. Lunch prepared by customer/board member of Microfinance Norway, Magdi Garas

13:00-16:00-        Seminar continues.



22nd March

9.00-10.00-      Field visit to You Gotta Love it Tatoo in Skippergata, Oslo, one of our cutomers

10.30-12.30-    Presentation about best practice of Microfinance Norway including discussions among partners

12-13-13.30-    Lunch locally

13.30-16.00 -Presentations and updates from each partner – incl discussions