NRCC Christmas Event 2015
On 9 December, the NRCC has gathered many guests for traditional Christmas Event, which took place at Telenor’s facilities in Fornebu. The evening started with gloegg and networking session, followed by Christmas Meeting. Special invited guest speaker from Moscow, Mr. Andrey Krivorotov, Head of Department of Corporate relations at Shtokman Development AG, opened the meeting this year with the presentation “Arctic offshore development: Global challenges and bilateral prospects. Norway and Russia in the North: How to maintain momentum?”. The other guest speaker, Mr. Halvor Tjønn, introduced his new book ”The making of Russia. How the Russian state was created and how it developed through the first 700 years”.
Next, Communications Manager from the NRCC Rune Methi has shown the highlight of the Chamber’s activities in his presentation “NRCC - year 2015 in review”.
NRCC cross cultural understanding award 2015 was presented to Mr. Igor Kopsov,Region Manager for Russia from Technip company. He was rewarded for outstanding contribution over the years by social entrepreneurship and enhancement of knowledge to the benefit of members of the Norwegian-Russian business community.
For the rest of the evening the guests enjoyed traditional Norwegian buffet-dinner with Russia and Norway inspired entertainment and quiz.