We seek participants for the Subsea Next Step programme to be conducted autumn 2015. The programme will help you develop new products and services in a fast and cost efficient way.
Published: 10 June 2015
Subsea Next Step helps companies structure and establish the business plan for new products, services, business areas or establish a spin-off. Leading experts within business development execute Subsea Next Step.
You will get advice from mentors with extensive experience from business and technology development in the subsea industry. The mentors have wide-reaching networks and knowledge within technology, IPR/patents, funding/investors, markets and internationalisation. The participants will receive training and access to tools they can use in their own businesses.
The venue for the sessions is DNB Solheimsviken in Bergen.
Key aspects and benefits of attending the programme are:
Learn how to launch new solutions faster and with less resources
How to secure that the customers are willing to pay for your solution
Get input from mentors on your strategies and business plan
Build network with customers, mentors and other participants
Receives Good Feedback
We have received very good feedback in previous programmes. All participating companies reported in their evaluations that they will recommend other companies to participate in future programmes.
- We had very good experiences with the programme and are confident that all businesses will benefit from attending. The programme was very well structured and gave many lessons. We learned a lot and got new knowledge that we will use in other contexts in our company. Per Erik Berger, CEO APIteq.
- The Subsea Next Step programme has been very useful. We were introduced to models which we could use directly into the project and present to our customers, colleagues and management committee. The models we learned has helped us clarify the strategy and target the focus of the project. Gry Lysaker Hals, Product Champion Manager Trelleborg Offshore Norway.
NCE Subsea and Bergen Teknologioverføring (BTO) have developed the Subsea Next Step programme based on the experience from programmes conducted since 2011. BTO is leading the execution of the programme.
Sponsors and Collaborating Partners
Subsea Next Step 2015 is sponsored by Aker Solutions, DNB, Innovation Norway and Statoil. They will also contribute with mentors during the programme.