Science Meets Industry, Stavanger, the yearly conference organized by NORCOWE, Arena NOW and Greater Stavanger, will take place on the 2nd of April. Meeting point for the day is Måltidets Hus, Richard Johnsens gate 4, some 10 km from Sola airport. Registration will be open from 09:00, with presentations starting at 10:00. Estimated end of program: 15:30. A visit to GWIND in Stavanger Harbour will take place directly afterwards, with estimated end at 17:15.



Speakers (PDF version of program):

Building an Offshore Industry in Norway. Siragrunnen and Havsul leading the way forward

Harald Dirdal, Havgul


Experiences from offshore wind installations in the North Sea

Maria Pedrosa, StormGeo (Aberdeen Office)


Operations and maintenance management for large scale offshore wind parks

Ole-Erik Vestøl Endrerud, University of Stavanger


Access systems for offshore wind

Svein Ove Haugen, UPTIME International


Metocean Instrumentation Systems for Offshore Wind

Jon Arne Silgjerd, Automasjon og Data


Lunch break


LIDAR measurement campaign Sola

Valerie Kumer, University of Bergen

Hywind Scotland, status and further plans

Torgeir Nakken, Statoil


Breaking wave induced vibration of a monopile supported offshore wind turbine

Arun Sarkar, Subsea7


Effect of large wind turbine rotor on a monopile foundation

Lene Eliassen, NTNU/Statkraft


GWIND - vertical axis turbine tests in Stavanger Harbour

Simen Malmin, Prekubator

See video of GWIND weathering a storm


A poster session will also take place.

Participant list


To register your participation at the conference, please fill in the form below.



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