Kjell Olav Skjølsvik is Innovation Manager at Department of Marine Technology and in SFI Autoship. Kjell Olav has his M.Sc. from Department of Marine Technology in 1990. He has extensive experience from innovation activities from different roles in previous work for DNV, Enova SF and MARINTEk (now part of SINTEF Ocean). In DNV Kjell Olav was project manager for technology qualification on several projects, and in Enova SF he managed the investment support program for demonstration of new technologies.