Visit by Norsk olje og gass

Norsk olje og gass, Norog, visited today NTNU. Their director Karl Eirik Schjøtt-Pedersen and adviser Benedicte Solaas met Ingrid Schjølberg, Egil Tjåland and Jon Kleppe for an mutual update on activities related to the oil and gas industry, as well as within marine mining og autonomous transport on water. Universities’, and in particular NTNU’s important role within education and research was emphasised by Schjøtt-Pedersen. It is challenging for the industry to recruit on short term since it is estimated that as many as 24000 persons are needed by year 2022. See also video on facebook.