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Day 1 – Alumni Chapters: Status & Exchange of Experience  

13 October 2020, 08:00–10:00

Day 1 – Alumni Chapters: Status & Exchange of Experience  

 

Programme

Time slots = Norwegian time

Moderator: Sissel Myrold, Head of NTNU Alumni 

08:00–08:05  Opening remarks

Toril Hernes, Pro-rector for Innovation, NTNU

08:10–08:15  Visions and expectations for NTNU’s Alumni work

Sissel Myrold, Head of NTNU Alumni

08:20–08:35  Greetings from each chapter

Vice Chair of NTNU Alumni China: Haibo Chen, Principal Consultant, Lloyd’s register

Vice Chair of NTNU Alumni Germany: Omar Fergani, Head of Industrial Digital Solutions - IIoT, Atotech Group  

Chair of NTNU Alumni Ghana: Paul Opoku-Mensah, CEO/Overseer, National Cathedral of Ghana, Office of the President  

Chair of NTNU Alumni India/Bhutan: Prabhat Kumar, Deputy General Manager, NHPC Ltd.  

Chair of NTNU Alumni Nepal: Narayanhari Rijal, Executive Director, S.A.N. Engineering Solutions Pvt. Ltd.  

Chair of NTNU Alumni Spain: Cécile Barrere, Geoscientist and Business Analyst, CEPSA  

08:40–09:20  Updates and success stories from each alumni chapter 

Energy and Marine Symposium in 2018, Vice Chair of NTNU Alumni China, Haibo Chen, Principal Consultant, Lloyd’s register  

Plans and interest for AI/IOT, Vice Chair of NTNU Alumni Germany, Omar Fergani, Head of Industrial Digital Solutions - IIoT, Atotech Group   

Door-opening to the business sector and the governmental level in Ghana, Chair of NTNU Alumni Ghana, Paul Opoku, CEO/Overseer, National Cathedral of Ghana, Office of the President

Pre-departure event in collaboration with the Norwegian Embassy and Innovation Norway, Vice Chair of NTNU Alumni India/Bhutan, Saud Afzal, Assistant Professor, IIT Kharagpur  

Webinar series, Board member of NTNU Alumni Nepal, Pratik Man Singh Pradhan, Vice President, Butwal Power Company  

Innovation seminar & Portrait series, Chair of NTNU Alumni Spain, Cécile Barrere, Geoscientist and Business Analyst, CEPSA

09:25–09:55  Discussion on the Priority tasks

Lessons learned, focus areas and methods for achieving the priority tasks

Moderator: Yu Wang, Senior Adviser, Pro-rector for Research, NTNU

09:55–10:00  Concluding remarks


Description

Description

Day 1 will mainly focus on sharing of experience and best practice. The aim of the session is to strengthen the connections between the chapters and to discuss future plans and priorities for NTNU’s international alumni activities. 

Participants

The boards of NTNUs International chapters, NTNU Alumni Centrally, NTNU International matrix, NTNU leadership  

Type of meeting

Closed door meeting   

Venue

Zoom: Link will be provided by email.