Subsea Innovation Day

We invite you all to a theme day 15 May, focusing on subsea innovations and technology challenges. You will learn more about ongoing development projects and will be invited to upcoming joint industry and R&D projects.

Published: 19 March 2014

The subsea industry is facing increasing technology challenges as we go longer, deeper and colder. A long list of excellent speakers will present many of the challenges and possibilities the subsea industry is facing.

Location: Thon Hotel Bergen Airport, Kokstad
Time: 15.05.2014, at 09:00 - 16:00


Subsea Facilities - technology developments, incidents and future trends. Bjørn Søgård, Segment Director Subsea and Floaters DNV-GL

Statoil’s Subsea Technology Strategy, with selected technology challenges. Tor Willgohs Knudsen, Senior Advisor Subsea Technology & Operations Statoil

Innovation Through Industry/University Collaboration. Dr. Richard D. Neilson, Director of Research University of Aberdeen King's College

Development of Subsea Reservoir Monitoring Technology – challenges and new concepts. Leon Løvheim, CTO OCTIO

Subsea Wireless Communication. Knut H. Grythe, Senior Scientist Sintef

Challenges and R&D priorities identified by OG21. Kjetil Skaugset, Chief Researcher Upstream Technology Statoil lead OG21-TTA4

Integrated Well and Subsea Instrumentation (IWSI). Sveinung Botnen, Technology Director Christian Michelsen Research

Arena Instrumentation Initiative. Erling Kolltveit, Manager The Michelsen Centre

Ocean Innovation Project. Tom Eriksen, Senior Subsea Innovator NCE Subsea

Remote Condition Monitoring – experience, benefits and future prospects. Finn P. Nilsen, Domain Champion Monitoring OneSubsea

Joining forces to solve future flow assurance challenges. Velaug Myrseth Oltedal, Research Scientist, Sintef and Kjetil Folgerø, Senior Scientist Christian Michelsen Research

Subsea Technology Challenges – overview of challenges for the subsea industry 2012 – 2020. Jon O. Hellevang, Senior Facilitator NCE Subsea

Poster session cancelled

Many people have signed up to attend the event. However, we have received limited interest to present posters during the event. Based on this we have decided to cancel the poster session.

Target audience

The event will have a technical focus and target audience will include technology and business developers, engineers, managers, students and researchers within the subsea industry.

Contact Information

Senior Facilitator
Jon O. Hellevang

The Subsea Innovation Day is organized in collaboration with