Annual Innovation Forum

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0930: Registration and mingling

1000: Welcome and introductions

  • Music by Peter Knudsen, NTNU
  • Introduction by Espen Forsberg Holmstrøm, Research Council of Norway (via videoconference)
  • NorthWind at a glance, John Olav Tande, Director NorthWind

1045: Invited keynotes

  • Opening by session chair, Inger Marie Malvik, Technology Transfer Committee
  • Sustainable wind development, Bjørn Mo Östgren, Statkraft
  • Optimized operation of wind farms, Odd Erik Gundersen, ANEO (TrønderEnergi)
  • Aluminium: a new material for wind energy, Trond Furu and Thomas Svendsen, Hydro
  • Digital solutions, Christian Børke, Cognite
  • The Nordic energy situation, Nenad Keseric, Statnett
  • Closing by session chair

1200: Break for lunch

1245: Poster session

1330: Presentation of NorthWind selected results

  • Opening by session chair, Hans Christian Bolstad, SINTEF
  • Structure and integrity, Vigdis Olden, SINTEF & Øyvind Blaker, NGI
  • Marine operations, Torfinn Ottesen, SINTEF
  • Electrical infrastructure, Eirill Mehammer, SINTEF

1415: Break

1430: Presentations & discussions (cont.)

  • Digital twin technology, Kjetil Johannessen, SINTEF
  • Sustainable development, Nikki Luttikhuis, NTNU
  • Technology transfer, Inger Marie Malvik, SINTEF
  • Scientific collaboration, Trond Kvamsdal, NTNU
  • Closing remarks by John Olav Tande, Director NorthWind

1530: End of programme

1530-1600: NORWEP market update