NCSC Nordic Summit

23-24 October 2023

NCSC Nordic Summit

23-24 October 2023|Villa Copenhagen & Carlsberg Byen|Copenhagen
Get ready for NCSC Nordic Summit where we gather the nordic industry for a half day conference at Villa Copenhagen, to get inspiration and learn about new developments and retail expansions across the Nordics. The following day we will visit the newly developed Carlsberg Byen – winner of World's Best Masterplan 2009!

We will get the stories behind exciting projects across the Nordics including The Barcode District in Olso, Jumbo-Flamingo in HelsinkiFisketorvet, the newly opened IKEA Copenhagen and more. Further we will listen to how successful Nordic brands such as Norrøna, Lager 157 and Normal are planning their retail expansions in and beyond the Nordics.

Welcome to NCSC Nordic Summit!

Price: Retail Member: FREE OF CHARGE / Member: 2.495 SEK / Non-member: 3.995 SEK
Includes: lunch, drinks, coffee & tea and conference day 1. Guided visit to Carlsberg Byen and lunch day 2. Travel to/from Copenhagen and hotel are not included and need to be organized by each participant. Suggested hotel is Villa Copenhagen where we have negotiated a 20% discount. Prices excluding VAT.

Participant list

Program at a glance

  • 11:00 am - Registration at Villa Copenhagen (Room: Backstage)
  • 11:30 am - Lunch (Room: Public)
  • 12:30 pm - Conference starts (Room: Square 1)
  • 12:40 pm - INGKA Centres: Community involvement for a more sustainable future
  • 1:00 pm - Normal's continued expansion across the Nordics & Beyond
  • 1:20 pm - Jumbo-Flamingo Shopping Centre: The strategic change of Helsinki's giant
  • 1:40 pm - The success story behind the Barcode District in Oslo
  • 2:00 pm - The customized retail strategy for Fælledby in Copenhagen
  • 2:10 pm - Panel discussion with ECE, Grosvenor, Citycon and Danske Shoppingcentre
  • 2:30 pm - Coffee break
  • 3:00 pm - Fisketorvet: Becoming a new dynamic extension of Copenhagen!
  • 3:20 pm - Norrøna: Nordic & Global expansion tactics
  • 3:35 pm - Retail Development and Nordic Expansions in the US
  • 3:50 pm - How to achieve climate comfort at minimal cost with R8 Technologies
  • 4:10 pm - A business perspective on Risk Management in the Nordics
  • 4:30 pm - Cancer care closer to home in Gränbystaden, Uppsala
  • 4:45 pm - IKEA Copenhagen: Tailored to the local community
  • 5:00 pm - Lager 157: Continued growth and increased presence across the Nordics
  • 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Drinks and mingle in the hotel court yard (dinner on own)
  • 9:30 am - Introduction to Carlsbergs Byen at Villa Copenhagen (Room: Playroom)
  • 10:30 am - Public transport by train to Carlsbergs Byen
  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Guided tour of Carlsberg Byen
  • The Carlsberg City District is a vibrant neighborhood on a historical ground in the middle of Copenhagen where people live, work, hang out, cycle through, do their shopping, have a coffee, go to school and take a walk. Here, shops are next to offices, and housing is next to educational and day care institutions. We will get a presentation and guided tour by Ole Stensbjerg, Partner and Strategic Advisor at FM Bygningsdrift who has been in charge of development logistics on the site.
    Ole Stensbjerg
    FM Bygningsdrift
  • 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch at IKEA Copenhagen in Dybbølsbro


Caroline Krefting

Investment and Development Director
Carucel Eiendom
» The success behind the Barcode District in Oslo

Lars Wild Nordlund

Manager Centres Operations
INGKA Centres

Stefan Palm

Lager 157
» Continued growth and increased presence in Northwestern Europe

Helle García Korndal

Head of Commercial Management Denmark
» The development of Fisketorvet in Copenhagen

Bård Kvamme

» Norrønas global and Nordic expansion tactics

Anders Lyhne Nordtorp

Expansion Manager
IKEA Denmark

Christian Stanton

Senior V.P.
Alvarez & Marsal Property Solutions
» Retail development and Nordic expansions in the USA

Jukka Vakula

Vantaan Valo
» The strategic change of Jumbo-Flamingo shopping center

Ann Atlas

Strategic Partnerships & Innovation Manager
Bristol Myers Squibb
» Cancer care closer to home at Gränbystaden in Uppsala

Anders Frydendahl

Head of Expansions Nordics

Klaus Ek

Sales Director
R8 Technologies

Erik Engstrand

Safe Asset Group

Ole Stensbjerg

Partner & Strategic Advisor
FM Bygningsdrift
» The fresh new retail approach for Fælledby

Kajsa Hernell

Managing Director

In the Panel

Finn Sture Madsen




Erika Lundström

Head of Shopping Centre Management
SKHLM Centrum