All OIW events are to be held at one of the steam venues. There are two areas Downtown Oslo from 1 Vippa/Vippetangen via 2 SALT to the Bjørvika area and at 4 Oslo Science Park.

Steam Venue 1:  Vippa, Akershusstranda 25

“Meetpacking district meets Nordic cool”

The new venue Vippa, a food court and culture centre at Skur 40 (close to Snøhetta), opens April 2017.  Capacity 500 people + outside areas.

Events booked: The Official Opening Ceremony, 100 Pitches Entry Rounds, OIW talks.

Possible to rent Tuesday and Wednesday (fee applies, half day from 20.000 NOK).

For hire e-mail

Steam venue 2: SALT

“Technology, art, fun and great people”

Newly opened venue, SALT, includes 3 wooden houses and a large outdoor space along the Bjørvika shoreline overlooking the Opera House. Capacity 200+ people.

Possible to rent daytime (fee applies, 2 hr event from 10.000 NOK).

Events booked: The official OIW Afterwork and press lounge every day

For hire e-mail

Steam venue 3: The Downtown Oslo area

You can host your event at any venue in the area from Bjørvika via Salt to Vippetangen.

You have to book and rent the venue at own risk and cost.

View the list of venues and contact info.



Steam Venue 4: Oslo Science Park

“Science, business and technology “

High tech “dome” on the Oslo Science Park premises. Capacity 700 people+. Including tech expo

Events booked: Cutting Edge, Corporate Innovation Day.

Possible to rent Weekends + Thursday and Friday (fee applies). 

Fore hire contact