SIKT is an annual conference initiated by H.R.H Crown Prince Haakon of Norway. The objective is to create a meeting place for young leaders and talents between 20 and 40 years. The participants come from different sectors across all of Norway. At SIKT, the participants can learn from each other, test ideas and discuss common challenges & opportunities for the future of Norway.

There are approx 200 participants every year. They constitute a mix of new participants and alumni. Attendees are either nominated by their employers, or directly selected. All key industries and sectors are represented, incl. entrepeneurs, civil society, public sector, media and academia. Together, they represent diversity in terms of background, perspectives and where in Norway they come from.

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In 2018, the conference was held in Stavanger. The topic was change.


In 2017, the conference was held in Kristiansand. The topic was interaction/cooperation.


In 2016, the conference was held in Ålesund. The topic was drive/persistence.


In 2015, the conference was held in Bergen. The topic was leadership.


In 2014, the conference was held in Tromsø. The topic was innovation and entrepreneurship.


In 2013, the conference was held in Trondheim. The topic was Norway in the future..