September 12th, The Plant

Ascend Copenhagen 2019

About Ascend

Inspire. Learn. Connect.

Episerver Ascend brings together our community of digital marketers, developers and ecommerce leaders to share their strategies for driving growth through digital transformation.

Whether you join our hands-on sessions, get inspired by industry leaders or connect with our partner and customer community, Episerver Ascend aims to provide attendees with the very best insights to inform the future development of not just their business but our business too. 

Join us in Copenhagen on September 12th to learn from industry visionaries and innovators who continue to push the boundaries to create outstanding customer experiences, and start building connections with our community of Episerver users and partners.  

Agenda Overview

  1. - Registrering & morgenmad
  2. - Velkommen til Ascend


    Opening Welcome

  3. - Keynote: Nate Barad

    Director, Product Marketing - Episerver

    Episerver 2019 Product Strategy

  4. - "Learn about Telia’s transformation to growth sales and reduce cost at the same time" - v/Søren Thingholm, Business Director - Valtech & Hans Rasmussen, Responsible for Technology Transformation on all digital touchpoints at Telia



  5. - Pause
  6. - "Skab vækst med omnichannel commerce" v/Kasper Holst, CEO - IMPACT
  7. - "Avoiding Installation Anxiety: How to complete your new Episerver project on time and on budget" - v/Kurt Dressel, Country Manager for UK, Ireland and EMEA - Niteco
  8. - Frokost & Expo
  9. - Break-out sessions
  10. - Pause
  11. - Break-out sessions
  12. - Pause
  13. - Standup Vi glæder os til at løfte sløret for vores hemmelige gæst – men vi kan godt afsløre at det bliver stand-up med en af Danmarks fremmeste komikere

  14. - Drinks & networking
  15. - Middag & Episerver Web Awards 2019
  16. - Bus til & Afterparty @ Søpavillonen

Speakers - Business track

  • Kasper Holst


  • Kurt Dressel

    Country Manager for UK, Ireland and EMEA, Niteco

  • Søren Thingholm & Hans Rasmussen

    Business Director, Valtech & Responsible for Technology Transformation, Telia

  • Kim Wolters

    CEO, Digizuite

  • Christian Haslund

    Manager, Kraftvaerk

  • Anne Kathrine Matthiesen & Lars Christensen

    Account Manager & Strategi og e-business, Vertica

  • Mikael Nordgren & Morten Dybdal

    Partner & Sales Manager, Novataris

  • Henrik Block Weiland & Daniel Nørgaard

    Head of Data & Platforms, Nykredit Partner og ansvarlig for teknologi og platform, Immeo

  • Shirley Johansson

    EMEA Marketing Director, inRiver AB

  • Kim Bruno-Lindby

    Chefkonsulent, DI Handel

  • Christian Ømand

    Partner Technology Strategist, Microsoft

  • Nate Barad

    Director Product Marketing at Episerver

  • Joey Moore

    Senior Director, Product Marketing

  • Mårten Bokedal

    Senior Marketing Manager, Episerver

  • Gustav Cajander

    Solution Architect, Episerver

  • David Knipe

    Director of Solution Architecture, Episerver

Speakers - Developer track

  • Martin Ottosen

    Director Product Management - CMS & Cloud

  • John-Philip Johansson

    Team Lead for CMS UI

  • Jonas Bergqvist

    Manager for the Search & Big Data development team in Stockholm

  • David Knipe

    Director of Solution Architecture

  • Allan Thræn

    EMVP, technical blogger, partner i CodeArt

Episerver Denmark

  • Jakob Bartholdy

    Account Executive, Episerver Denmark

  • Lars Kejser

    Country Manager, Episerver Denmark

  • Line Asta Wilkens-Lintrup

    Senior Sales Asssistant - Episerver Denmark

  • Michael Brandt

    Senior Solution Architect - Episerver Denmark

  • Michael Friis Knudsen

    Senior Solution Architect - Episerver Denmark


  • Cliff Hill

    Senior Vice President

  • David Knipe

    Director of Solution Architecture

  • Gustav Cajander

    Solution Architect

  • Joey Moore

    Senior Director, Product Marketing

  • John-Philip Johanson

    Team Lead for CMS UI

  • Jonas Bergqvist

    Manager for Search & Big Data

  • Julian Dawkins

    Product Marketing Manager

  • Lidia Sundin

    Global Customer Success Program Manager

  • Malin Dahlin

    Marketing Manager

  • Marcelo Paulo

    Business Development Representative

  • Martin Ottosen

    Director Product Management, CMS & Cloud

  • Mathilda Fromentine

    Marketing Specialist

  • Mårten Bokedal

    Senior Marketing Manager

  • Nate Barad

    Director, Product Marketing

  • Nils Qvarfordt

    Vice President, Sales

Looking to sponsor Ascend 2019?

Interested in sponsoring Ascend  2019?

If you're interested in becoming a sponsor, pls send an email to Line Wilkens-Lintrup and we will send you the Sponsorship Prospectus. 

Global Sponsor

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Drinks & Networking

Afterparty sponsor

Who should attend Ascend?

  • Marketer

    Be motivated and inspired by how some of today's leading brands are using Episerver to create competitive advantage. Join a range of sessions designed to empower you to develop your skills across content marketing, personalization, analytics and more.

  • Developer

    Be the first to see exclusive previews for newly announced product releases, updates and APIs. Attend hands-on product labs and training with our product experts and EMVPs and meet and collaborate with our community of like-minded developers.

  • Merchandiser

    Learn how to deliver a truly experience-driven commerce experience for your customers. Find out how to differentiate your brand with customer-centric experiences and scalable content personalization and product recommendations.

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Episerver Web Awards 2019

Looking to sponsor Ascend 2019?

Interested in sponsoring Ascend 2019? Send us an email, and we'll send you the Sponsorship Prostectus.

Meet with us at Ascend!

Take the opportunity to meet with Episerver employees in Customer Success, Onboarding, Education, Partner Management, Sales and Marketing. Make an appointment now.