NCSC Annual Conference 2017 Stockholm


The NCSC Annual Conference 2017 will be held in Stockholm on May 10-11. A one-and-a-half-day event including seminars, shoppingcenter visits, networking and gala night including the award ceremony NCSC Award 2017 “The Nordic Star by MK Illumination”.

Date: May 10-11
Venue: Scandic Continental, Vasagatan 22, Stockholm
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Register here (Last day for registration is April 30th)

Full program

Keynote speaker – Hans Blix
We are happy to announce that the Key note speaker of the evening is Hans Blix. He is the former Head of the International Atomic Energy Agency & later also the head of The United Nations Monitoring, Verification and Inspection Commission (UNMOVIC). Mr. Hans Blix, expert on security and nuclear issues will speak about “the global development over time” – from the cold war until today. Mr. Blix will deliver interesting and thrilling stories mixed with concrete historical moments which are the cause behind many situations & conflicts we are experiencing today.

NCSC Nordic Award 2017 “The Nordic Star by MK Illumination”
The nominated shopping centers are:
Forum – Helsinki, Finland, read more here
Jekta Storsenter – Tromsø, Norway, read more here
Metropol Shopping Center – Hjørring, Denmark, read more here

The nominated centers are already national winners in their own country, Best Shopping Centers 2016.

“NCSC Awards is all about developing the industry, and MK Illumination is proud to help highlight the brightest in the business. This May, we will present The Nordic Star by MK Illumination trophy to a shopping center with distinct star qualities.” -Niclas Johansson, CEO of MK Illumination Sweden

The Nordic jury 2017
Sweden: Charles Larsson, Senior Advisor, Retail eX – jury chair
Denmark: Eva Handset, Head of Retail Investments, Danica Pension
Finland: Aarno Poholta, Managing Director, The Body Shop
Norway: Jomar Asbøll, Center Manager, DNB Næringseiendom

“Through the competition NCSC Awards, we show the best from the Nordic countries and the three finalists this year are all good examples that could be benchmarks for both existing shopping centers as well as for new projects. They all show a clear ambition to be at the forefront and encourage by their example to continuous improvement. NCSC Awards is the industry’s way to show and reward these contributions to the development of shopping centers in the Nordics. As chairman of this year’s jury, it is a privilege to take a closer look at this year’s finalists and be involved in spreading the good examples” -Charles Larsson, Senior Advisor, Retail eX




Hotel room
We have reserved a number of rooms for our guests at a special rate, double room: 1750 SEK including VAT and breakfast. Please book your room at or phone +46 (0)8 517 517 00. The rooms are available on a first come first served basis and may be booked up until the 10th of April. Booking code: BNOR100517

Register here to the conference


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