Science Meets Industry Stavanger took place on Wednesday the 2nd of April with almost 60 participants, largely from the industry. The conference is a yearly event and is organized by NORCOWE in collaboration with Greater Stavanger. It took place at Måltidets Hus, Ipark - Innovasjonspark Stavanger.
NORCOWE's research was presented by the PhD students Ole-Erik V. Endrerud and Valerie Kumer, as well as Dr. Arunjyati Sarkar from Subsea 7 who presented work done during his PhD at the University of Stavanger. The Gwind project presented by Simen Malmin is a spin-off project from NORCOWE, while Lene Eliassen has also been working in NORCOWE at the University of Stavanger. She is now doing a Post Doc at NTNU in collaboration with Statkraft, a NORCOWE partner. Statoil and StormGeo are also partners in NORCOWE.
picture: Greater Stavanger
The pesentations can be accessed from the links below:
The presentation from Harald Dirdal, Havgul, will not be made available.
INTPOW also used the opportunity to publicise their newly inaugurated database on Norwegian offshore wind
The event was followed by a visit to the Gwind model which is being tested in Stavanger harbour. Here Arnfinn Nergaard, University of Stavanger, gave more background information about the project and answered questions from the visitors. The following pictures are taken by Simen Malmin, Gwind.