Norway – Anita Schjøll Brede

Title of Talk

‘Piecing together the puzzle’



Anita was dropped by six universities (Berkeley, Stanford, Chalmers) on her way to the top. She has been in 8 different industries and has founded four startups. She developed an e-learning tool in Silicon Valley, perfumed theater for babies, reduced energy consumption in the process industry through heat exchanger network optimization, facilitated solar light business creation in Kenya and got 30 engineers to dance to ABBA in front of their co-workers.

Currently, she is the CEO and Co-Founder of Iris Al, a Google Maps for Science. Anita connects the dots, gathers her team in one unified vision and gets it done.