Ocean Week Workshop

PLASTIC AND THE OCEAN /// Ocean Week 2018

Wednesday May 9 (9-15h)
Clarion Hotel and Congress Centre

 

 

Workshop

THE CHALLENGES:

How to change consumer behavior – how to reduce the inflow of new plastic waste?
How to collect plastic waste and litter from the sea or from the coastal areas?
How to utilize the collected plastics? Burn, identify and recirculate valuable fractions...


 

 

WorkshopCREATING TECHNOLOGY TO RESOLVE THESE CHALLENGES

Business representatives, researchers and students with a motivation to participate in the workshop are welcome to participate.

PARTICIPATION BY INVITATION.
Please send your information by filling in the form, we will contact you!

 

 

 

WorkshopWORKING TOGETHER

We are looking forward to create Interdisciplinary Work Groups to work towards: the creation of project ideas or improvement of existing project ideas; the production of drafts and outlines of project proposals; making recommendations on focal areas for further studies and research, political initiatives, etc.

 

 

WorkshopWHAT’S IN IT FOR ME?

Apart from actively contributing to save the Oceans, all participants will enjoy a great opportunity for networking and interact with experts in the field, that could develop in real business initiatives. 
In addition all participants will receive a package with information on different financing sources as well as extended advisory services from Innovation Norway, nationally and internationally.

 


 

Participants

Ocean Week

 

Innovation Norway

 

Engage

Agenda

Agenda Workshop Plastic and the Ocean

 

 Time   Speaker   Afiliation Topic   Location  
09.00 Tom-Ivar Bern
Frode Halvorsen
Innovation Norway
NTNU Engage
Welcome and Presentation of the Method Andromeda
09.30 TBA TBA Presentation of the Overall Problems - THE CHALLENGES Andromeda
10.00 First Group-Work Session (10-10.45)
Coffee Break (10.45 - 11.00)
11.00 TBA TBA Key Note by Expert in the subject TBA Andromeda
11.15 Second Group-Work Session (11.15-12.00)
Lunch (12 - 13)
13.00 Third Group-Work Session - Action Plan (13-13.45)
Coffee Break (13.45 - 14.00)
14.00 Presentation of the Group Work & Conclusions (14.00-14.45)
Coffee/Networking