Johan Høgåsen-Hallesby


Johan Høgåsen-Hallesby is the CTO of Urban Sharing and a seasoned public speaker who has been given 100+ presentations over the last 5 years. The recurring topics in his talks are 

  • Mobility and urban development
  • The specific role of micro mobility 
  • The intersection of human behaviour/user experience and technology
  • Product development/management
  • Strategic use of technology, digital platforms and data

His presentation style is clear, highly visual, energetic and based in practical examples.

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Bio / English
Originally trained in service design, Johan 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.

Bio / Norwegian
Johan er en av landets mest erfarne tjenestedesignere og digitale forretningsutviklere. Han er teknologidirektør i Urban Sharing, som står bak Oslo Bysykkel – de som har fått hele Oslo til å sykle. Tidligere har han jobbet med digitalisering i store bedrifter som UX designer og strategirådgiver, sittet som markedsdirektør i konsulentselskapet Making Waves og vært involvert i en rekke ulike oppstartsbedrifter.



Technical requirements

Presentations are min. 20 minutes. Q&A-sessions are welcome. 

Technical Requirements
  • Prefer to present from own computer
  • HDMI + support for sound/music (via HDMI or jack) 

When presenting from computer
  • Must be running the latest version of Mac OSX and Keynote.