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Webinar recording UTFORSK 2024

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Webinar recording about the UTFORSK-2024 Call for applications, with examples from Brazil, Canada and USA.

Developed by: HK-dir

In this recording of a webinar on January 30th 2024, you will learn more about the UTFORSK-2024 call for applications.

UTFORSK funds educational collaboration between higher educational institutions in Norway and partners in Brazil, Canada, China, India, Japan, South Korea, South Africa and the USA.

UTFORSK aims to contribute to enhanced quality and relevance of higher education in Norway and in the prioritised partner countries, preparing candidates to address local and global societal challenges.

In the webinar you will hear from previously funded UTFORSK projects working within aquaculture and wind energy and meet Councellors for Science, Innovation and Higher Education, from Norwegian Embassies and Innovation Norway offices in Brazil, Canada and the USA.

  • Line Blåsås Lønnum, Adviser for Business Promotion, Research and Higher Education at the Norwegian Embassy in Ottawa
  • Laura Dalby, Counsellor and Senior Trade Commissioner, Embassy of Canada in Norway
  • Radina Trengereid, Councelor for Science, Technology and Higher Education at the Norwegian Embassy in Washington
  • Torkjell Leira, Councellor for Innovation, Research and Higher Education at the Innovation Norway office in Rio de Janeiro
  • Lars Gansel, Associate Professor at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
  • Fabiano Bendhack, Associate professor at Federal University of Paraná (UFPR), Brazil
  • Professor Maneesh Singh, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (HVL)
  • Dr. Chetan Kulkarni, KBR Inc., NASA Ames Research Centre in USA.