Trond-Are Utle

Trond-Are Utle

Chief Digital Officer - Norwegian Church Aid

Tron is working with digitalization across our global operation in NCA. He is responsible for digital strategy, process leadership on digital transformation, tech strategy and organizational digital literacy and capacity.
An avid speaker and workshop facilitator, panelist and webinar speaker. He was a contributing member of the NetHope 2019 Global Summit Agenda Steering Committee.
Experienced business leader with 25 yr experience from private sector and start-ups in the tech and media space. Tron has founded and run companies, both alone and with partners large and small, with a variety of purposes and activities from training, consulting, software development, to web and social media, mobile apps, music, live audio, video and virtual reality.
Interested in conversations on using technology to drive innovation in the NGO/Humanitarian sector. The power of exponential technologies (AI, robotics, 3D print, synthetic biology, DLT/blockchain, etc) should be utilized solving the big challenges of the world (SDGs). NGOs have a responsibility to harness the power of technology to benefit our rights holders, and together with private and public sector to build a just world.
DIGID Project: Tron is member of the DIGID Advisory Group - a Digital Identity cross agency project with Innovation Norway (https://hiplatform.org/digid)