Aker Solutions – Signy Elde Vefring

Signy Elde Vefring Signy Elde Vefring is part of the executive management team in Aker Solutions. Aker Solutions delivers integrated solutions, products and services to the global energy industry. By combining innovative digital solutions and predictable project execution we accelerate the transition to sustainable energy production. Signy Vefring was brought in to support the the transformation […]

Mads Hjelmeland

Mads Hjelmeland Mads Hjelmeland holds an MSc in Marine Technology with the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, and currently holds the position as President of OneSubsea, the subsea technologies, production, and processing systems business of SLB. From 2018 to 2022 Mads served as the Vice President of Processing Systems in OneSubsea, and prior to […]

Hege Skryseth

Hege Skryseth Hege Skryseth is an Executive Vice President for Technology, Digital & Innovation (TDI) at Equinor. She is one of Norway’s foremost experts on the use of technology and digitalization to create future business and is deeply committed to driving change through technology. She focuses especially on digitalization, industrial disruption, and transformational business development. […]

Aker Solutions – Einar Winther-Larssen

The future is now: All-Electric XTs for Carbon Storage and Hydrocarbon Production The worlds increasing need for more energy is making the energy companies search for hydrocarbons in deeper water and with longer distances between the well and platform (step-out) than before. As the current systems are designed to operate in shallow-water with relatively short […]

SLB – Stephane Hiron

Advances in all-electric production systems Our world is simultaneously facing multiple energy imperatives, ranging from a growing push for the energy transition at a time of increased demand, new energy security issues and tremendous pressure on costs. With more than 70% of conventional hydrocarbon discoveries made offshore in the last 10 years, the offshore sector […]

Aker Solutions – Marius Asak

Next generation subsea power, protection and control systems supporting renewable energy applications As the world transitions to renewable power generation, the need for simple, reliable and robust offshore power systems is increasing. Aker Solutions will present a subsea power system for renewable applications with an example from tidal power, including subsea power collection hubs and […]

Benestad Solutions – Bjørn Simen Ljønes

Enabling subsea power distribution for at 66 kV The ongoing development of a 66 kV wet mate connector will close a technology gap and enable cost-efficient power distribution with subsea substations for 15 MW floating offshore wind turbines. The 66 kV operating voltage is a significant leap for wet mate connectors and beyond existing industry […]

C-Power – Reenst Lesemann

Powering subsea innovation through clean, ocean energy; an emerging opportunity for reduction of cost, complexity, and carbon-intensity using wave power systems. A stated focus for UTC 2023 is sustainable energy generation balanced with the traditional scope of underwater technology for subsea oil and gas production. Aligned with this focus is the increasing attention being given […]

Waveco – Inge Bakke

Pendulum Wave Energy Converter for efficient energy extraction from the low hight waves that dominate the wave spectra in coastal waters around the world The Pendulum WEC consists of a rectangular raft anchored to be aligned with its longitudinal direction parallel to the wave fronts. The waves will give the raft a rolling motion powered […]