To strengthen the cluster we have established nine working groups. If your organization is a member of the cluster, you can show your interest by registrer for one or more working groups. If you have input for further groups, please notify us. If you have requests regarding a specific working group, feel free to contact the leader of the group, or the cluster administration. The working Groups are arranging meetings, workshops and other activities.

WORKING GROUPS:

  1. Home market (Leader: Knut Vassbotn, Aker Offshore Wind)
  2. Market Irland/Scotland (Leader: Magne Bjelland, Kværner)
  3. Market Spain/Portugal (Leader: Einar Tollaksvik, Saga Subsea)
  4. Contracts  (Leader: Jørn Uggerud, Advokatfirmaet Hjort)
  5. Education, courses, certification & HSE (Leader: Frank Emil Moen, Energy Innovation)
  6. R&D (Leader: Kristin Guldbrandsen Frøysa, Universitetet i Stavanger)
  7. Financing (Leader: Ivar Slengesol, Eksportkreditt)
  8. Maritime Operations, Installation, O & M  (Leader: Marius Selsø Håkonsen, NOWC)
  9. Simulation and Digitalization (Leader: Sven-Kåre Evenseth, DNV-GL)

It is possible to registrer for more than one working group.

 

Registrer for Working Groups

Knut Vassbotn

Knut Vassbotn

Working Group Leader - Home market

mobile: (+47) 95 93 94 00
email: knut.vassbotn@akeroffshorewind.com 

Knut is Head of Business Development at Aker Offshore Wind. He is also member of the steering committee in Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster.

Magne Bjelland

Magne Bjelland

Working Group Leader - Market Ireland / Scotland

mobile: (+47) 90 73 82 60
email: magne.bjelland@kvaerner.com  

Magne has a position as Subcontractor Manager in Kværner at Stord, and member of the steering committee in Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster.

Einar Tollaksvik

Einar Tollaksvik

Working Group Leader - Market Spain / Portugal

mobile: (+47) 906 94 490
email: einar@tollaksvik.no

Einar is Managing Director at Saga Subsea AS in Haugesund and member of the steering committee in Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster.

Jørn Uggerud

Jørn Uggerud

Working Group Leader - Contracts

mobile: +47 97 54 01 85
email: jau@hjort.no 

Jørn A. Uggerud is a lawyer and partner in the law firm Hjort DA in Oslo, and has three decades of experience with contract law, company law and transaction-related assistance to clients in Norway and abroad, both privately owned companies and publicly owned companies and agencies. 

Frank Emil Moen

Frank Emil Moen

Working Group Leader - Education, certification & HSE

mobile: +47 91 59 17 14
email: fem@energyinnovation.no

Frank Emil is Managing Director at Energy Innovation AS in Egersund,  and Communication Manager and member of the steering committee at Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster.

Kristin Guldbrandsen Frøysa

Kristin Guldbrandsen Frøysa

Working Group Leader - R&D

mobile: +47 48 02 20 45
email: kristin.froysa@uib.no

Kristin is Energy Director at the University in Bergen, and she is also member of the steering committee at Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster.

Ivar Slengesol

Ivar Slengesol

Working Group Leader - Financing

mobile: +47 99 114 110
email: IvS@eksportkreditt.no 

Ivar is Senior Manager and b´Business Developer at Eksportkreditt – Export Credit Norway, and he is also member of the steering committee of Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster.

Marius Selsø Håkonsen

Marius Selsø Håkonsen

Working Group Leader - Maritime operations, installation, operations & maintenance

mobile: +47  +47 990 17000
email: marius.selso.hakonsen@offshore-wind.no

Marius is a Co-founder for Flow Maritime Accelerator and Co-Founder of Gründerloftet, both in Haugesund, and Project Manager in the administration of Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster.

Sven-Kåre Evenseth

Sven-Kåre Evenseth

Working Group Leader - Simulation & Digitalization

mobile: +47 
email: Sven-Kare.Evenseth@dnvgl.com

Sevn-Kåre is Head of Section, Structure 365
DNV GL – Digital Solutions
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