Johan Høgåsen-Hallesby

CTO at Urban Sharing

Speaker for Urban Planning & Society at Gather 2018

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Urban Sharing is the Norwegian startup behind an innovative technology platform which powers shared urban infrastructure concepts. Urban Sharing is currently powering mobility concepts in Norway, including one of the world’s most efficient bike sharing schemes, Oslo City Bike. In September 2018 Urban Sharing will be delivering the technology for the first city-wide bike sharing scheme in Edinburgh, UK. Originally trained in service design, Høgåsen-Hallesby has a background in digital strategy and has worked on multiple public transport projects prior to joining Urban Sharing. An advocate for open data and collaborative work between cities, public transport and technology companies, he provides a unique Nordic perspective on shared mobility as key to make optimal use of existing infrastructures.

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Urban Planning & Society

In one of five Themes, Gather 2018 will explore the impact of Self-driving cars, vertical farming and everything else we’re facing in the future, posing the question:

What does a smart city mean in reality?

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What is Gather?

Gather is both a conference and music festival where you will meet your new best friend, dance with your future love, and innovate with your next business partner.

Gather 2018 takes place in Stockholm, September 13–15 and will include 50+ speakers, performances from all around the world, music at several venues and Innovation labs solving actual business challenges.

Think Different


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Conference September 13–14
Music Festival September 13–15
Gather Labs September 13–15

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