Team Norway’s Energetic Future – Britain & Norway: Collaborating to deliver on the energy transition
Achieving our climate goals whilst also addressing the immediate requirement for greater energy security demands ever closer working between nations and across the world. Linked to this is the need to drive the energy transition, by reducing greenhouse gas emissions associated with our existing energy sources, whilst also developing new industries which will support our energy system and generate new employment for future generations.
DEADLINE FOR SIGNING UP IS TUESDAY 01.11 AT 15:00
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08:30 - 09:30 Registration - Breakfast – Networking
09:30 - 09:35 Welcome Note by Kyrre Haugen, General Manager, NBCC
09:35 - 09:40 Opening Remarks (video greeting) by State Secretary of Ministry of Petroleum and Energy, Andreas Bjelland Eriksen
09:40 - 10:00 Keynote: Energy Transition Outlook – Our collective agreement to meet net zero by Hari Vamadevan, Regional Director UK & Irland, DNV
SESSION 1: Collaboration & Innovation in Northeast England
Facilitated by Mark Bruce, VP Regional Sales UK & Ireland, Kongsberg
Dogger Bank Wind Farm is providing £9 billion of capital investment into low-carbon infrastructure and delivering substantial economic benefit to the UK. The project has also led to collaborations and trade between UK & Norway. Hear from Equinor and Port of Tyne and a case study from North Star Renewables and Vard on the collaboration to bring new SOV’s to the project.
10:00 - 10:15 Presentation: Lower Emissions Oil and Gas Production by Tom Brighton, Energy Advisor, Norwegian Energy Partners
10:15 - 10:30 Presentation: Dogger Bank overview By Tom Nightingale, North East Stakeholder Manager, Renewables, Equinor.
10:30 - 10:45 Case Study: We will find a way – Bringing resident subsea drones to market by Ash Sheppard, Chief Strategy Officer, Modus Subsea Group Ltd
10:45 - 11:00 Case Study: Delivering State of the Art Service Operation Vessels through collaboration between the UK & Norway? by Andrew Duncan, Renewables Director, North Star Renewables and Thomas Brathaug, Principal Naval Architect Conceptual Design, Vard
11:00 - 11:15 Refreshments – Networking – Exhibition
11:15 - 11:30 Presentation: Tyne Transformed by Matthew Beeton, CEO, Port of Tyne
11:30 - 12:00 Panel Discussion: Where are the opportunities for greater emissions reduction? What are the key challenges to delivering these?
Moderated by Mark Bruce, VP of Regional Sales UK & Ireland, Kongsberg
12:00 - 12:15 Refreshments - Networking - Exhibition
SESSION 2: Sustainability in the Supply Chain
Facilitated by Tom Brighton, Energy Advisor, Norwegian Energy Partners
Consideration of the environmental and human impact on supply chain products and solutions will be an ever-present throughout the energy transition. This session will address what the supply chain is already doing in improving sustainability efforts whilst continuing to maintain profitability and what it can achieve in the years ahead
12:15 - 12:30 Keynote: Sustainability in the Kongsberg Supply Chain by Rob Anthony, SVP Global Supply Chain & UK Country Manager, Kongsberg Maritime.
12:30 - 12:45 Presentation: The Gas System of the Future by William Osborne, Senior Innovation Consultant, DNV
12:45 - 13:00 Presentation: Step One in the Supply Chain: Providing Sustainable Power: Jake Woods, Digital Transformation Manager , PX Group
13:00 - 13:15 Refreshments - Networking - Exhibition
13:15 - 13:30 Presentation: The role of sustainability in creating a competitive industry and supply chain by Sarah Pirie, Project Director, Aker Offshore Wind
13:30 - 14:00 Panel Discussion: What are the challenges and opportunities for the supply chain to meet environmental and industry expectations?
Moderated by Tom Brighton, Energy Advisor, Norwegian Energy Partners
14:00 - 15:15 Lunch - Networking
SESSION 3: Skills and the Energy Transition
Facilitated by Tom Nightingale, North East Stakeholder Manager, Renewables, Equinor
The Energy Industry is expected to see major growth over the coming years, led by investments in offshore wind, decarbonisation and ensuring energy security. This session will investigate skills shortfalls and how these can be addressed to support a successful energy transition.
15:15 - 15:30 Keynote: The North East: An offshore wind skills destination by Paul Parry, Skills Group Leader, EnergiCoast
15:30 - 15:45 Presentation: Investing in skills for economic growth by Karen Burgess, Sector Skills Facilitator, North East Local Enterprise Partnership
15:45 – 16:00 Presentation: Offshore Wind – Skills Opportunity by Andrew Esson, Future Skills Lead, Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult
16:00 -15:15 Presentation/ Case Study: Delivering the Energy Transition by Jason Brown, SVP - Head of Renewables UK, Aker Solutions
16:15 - 16:30 Refreshments - Networking
16:30 - 16:45 Presentation: Closing the skills gap to deliver the Energy Transition by Annie Kristie Korsmo, Head of Ecosystem, Energy Valley
16:45 - 17:15 Panel Discussion: Where are the key skills shortfalls right now and what can be done to address them?
Moderated by Tom Nightingale, North East Stakeholder Manager, Renewables, Equinor
17:15 - 17:30 Closing Remarks by Holly Pattenden, Lead Advisor UK, Equinor
19:00 - 22:00 Evening Networking Reception to be held at By The River Brew Co.
After a full day of conferencing, you can wind down and network alongside other industry professionals over good food and great local brew By the River Brew Co. @ Hawker Market