Networking meeting in Oslo - 25 April 2017
On 25 April 2017, the NRCC Networking Meeting took place in Oslo, in the facilities of NRCC member organisation University of Oslo. About 55 participants took part in the meeting.
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NRCC Networking Meeting participants
Mr Ole Petter Ottersen, Rector of the University of Oslo, opened the meeting by welcoming all the participants. His colleague, Ms. Trine Kvernmo, Senior Adviser from the Office for International Relations and Research Support, held presentation about UiO's Arctic Initiative and Research and Education related to the Arctic.
The next speaker, Dr Leif Christian Stige, Researcher at the Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis (CEES), Department of Biosciences, UiO, updated participants on a topic "Collaborative research on long Russian time-series from the Norwegian coast provide new insights about the cod".
Next, Mr Aadne Aasland, Research Fellow PhD, NIBR, Oslo and Akershus University College of applied sciences, presented RUSWEL project - Russian welfare reform and political stability.
Mr Yulia Skrynnikova, Communications Director at Rusline Aero, presented its new air route connecting skies between Bergen, Oslo and St. Petersburg.
The meeting continued with a presentation of a new NRCC member company Rapp Marine. Mr Tor Idar Øye, Vice President Sales at Rapp Marine AS, discussed exporting technology to the Russian maritime industry.
Jarle Forbord, NRCC Managing Director, updated participants of the meeting on NRCC activities in the 1st half of the 2017. He also reported from the Economic Commission Meeting and Board of Directors Meeting in Moscow earlier in April.
At the end of the meeting, participants were invited to join a networking session with refreshments, organised by the University of Oslo.
Mr Ole Petter Ottersen, Rector of the University of Oslo
Ms Trine Kvernmo Senior Adviser, Office for International Relations and Research Support
Dr Leif Christian Stige, Researcher at the Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis (CEES), Department of Biosciences, UiO
Mr Aadne Aasland, Research Fellow PhD, NIBR, Oslo and Akershus University College of applied sciences
Ms Yulia Skrynnikova, Communications Director, Rusline Aero
Mr Tor Idar Øye, Vice President Sales, Rapp Marine AS
Mr Tor Idar Øye, Vice President Sales, Rapp Marine AS, and Mr. Jarle Forbord, Managing Director, NRCC
Mr Jarle Forbord, Managing Director, NRCC