ODA Inspiration Day 2024 Highlights

Thank you to all participants, speakers, partners and volunteers for making ODA Inspiration Day 2024 a success!

We hope you had an amazing time and were able to connect, learn, and be inspired. Your presence and engagement made all the difference, and we are grateful to have you as part of our ODA-Nettverk community.

ODA Inspiration Day is the annual conference for everyone interested in tech and diversity. On June 6, the attendees had the opportunity to expand their skill set by gaining insight into the tech-infused landscape of descion-making, understand the science behind informed and effective choices, and learn to decode desicions.

Check out this year’s highlights in the video below.

Theme: Decoding Decisions
The theme of 2024 was Decoding Decisions, where we focused on the ability to make informed decisions in a world marked by growing complexity and information overload. We delved into practical strategies to decode decisions and navigate uncertainty with finesse.

Read more: Theme >

Host: Selda Ekiz

Karianne Tung ‘Video Greeting’
Nils Tore Meland ‘The Power and Pitfalls of Human Decision Making in the Tech Era’
Manav Rihel Kumar ‘Are we tapping into diversity potential in decision making?’
Ishita Barua ‘From Data to Decisions: How to leverage AI for better health outcomes’
Espen Nakstad ‘Descisions That Affect a Whole Country’
Renata Chlumska ‘Summit or Survive: How to Make the Right Decision in Life-or-Death Situations’

See the full program >

ODA Awards
A huge shout out of congratulations to the ODA Awards finalists and winners! You are the role models our industry deserves, and we thank you for you active role in contributing to a more inclusive workspace. Keep inspiring us!

ODA Leader 2024: Hans-Henrik Merckoll (IBM)
ODA Techie 2024: Ingrid Kindem (Naer AS)
ODA Change-Maker 2024: Monika Anna Swiderska (Equinor)
ODA Champions 2024: Evidi

Read more: The winners of ODA Awards 2024 >

The Inspiration Day 2024 is created and built on voluntary work by a fantastic group of ambitious people. Meet the team behind this year’s event.

Guro Sandersen (Google), Trude Nyhus (Cegal), Silja Haddal Mork (Graphic Designer & Digital Marketer), Anne Melsom (GSGroup AS), Tora Cecilia Lie (Lie International Market Services), Nina Stolpestad (Domos), Kristine Kjenes (Waken), Darina Nygard (Google), Thea Alice Wøien (NHO | ODA Nettverk), Charlotte Söderström (Forte Digital)

Press and images
Check out the full album on our Facebook page >

Image credit: Eirik NH. Krafft (Krafftwork Photo and film / Flow Event)

Big thanks to all ODA volunteers for you hard work and effort. Without you, non of this would have been possible. Photo: Eirik NH. Krafft (Krafftwork Photo and Film / Flow Event)

ODA Inspiration Day 2024 >


ODA-Nettverk er Nordens ledende nettverk for mangfold i teknologi. Vi har mer enn 9500 medlemmer med aktiviteter i Oslo, Bergen, Innlandet, Sør-Vest og Trondheim, og 80 partnere. ODA-Nettverk har siden 2005 inspirert og bidratt gjennom større mangfold til bedre beslutninger og løsninger for virksomheter og samfunn.

Har du spørsmål, ta kontakt med oss på info@odanettverk.no