Oil Spill seminar during OTC

In conjunction with OTC 2011, the Norwegian Consulate General, Region Bergen, Innovation Norway and INTSOK invites you to an Oil Spill seminar on: The Blowout at Macondo - looking back at the Oil Spill one year later.

Published: 2 May 2011

Wednesday May 4 at 8.00 am – 11.00 am.
Monarch Room, Westin Galleria Hotel, Houston TX

To guarantee you place, please RSVP here.
Please select “Oil Spill seminar” when registering.

Participation is free, no billing information required.

Download Invitation and Agenda to the Oil Spill seminar



7:30 am -
8:00 am

Breakfast and Registration


Brief Welcome Remarks: Jostein Mykletun, Ph.D., Consul General, Royal Norwegian Consulate of Norway, Houston


Introductory remarks: Tom Christer Nilsen, Vice mayor of Hordaland County


Workshop Chair /Moderator:  John Hurter, Intsok - Country Manager, Juli Jansing, Innovation Norway – Manager Oil & Gas



8:15 am -
9:30 am

SESSION 1:  Reflections on the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill


MagneOgnedal - Director General of the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) Norway
Juli Jansing - Manager Oil & Gas Innovation Norway Houston
Frank Paskewich – Clean Gulf Associates, CEO
KurtHurzeler – Helix, Well Ops U.S. Commercial Manager
Fredrik Major, Sevan Marine ASA, Vice President Business Development

9:30 am -
10:00 am

Break & Networking



10:00 am -
11:00 am

SESSION 2: Norwegian Experiences in Oil Spill Response


Bendt Nilsen –Frank Mohn Houston Inc., President
Hugo Svendsen – Norlense, Product Manager
Rune Gabrielsen – Aptomar AS, Sales Manager