French-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce
French-Norwegian Day 2014
Eco-innovation Forum
A French-Norwegian approach to clean technologies
Wednesday 15th of October - Schneider Electric, Sandstuveien 68, Oslo (Ryen)
8.30 – 8.45
8.45 – 9.15
Runar Hansesætre, Country President Schneider Electric Norway
Paul-Francois Gauvin, President of the French-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce
H.E. Ambassador Jean-Marc Rives, Ambassador of France to Norway
Seminar - Introduction and presentation of the conference by the moderator
Christian Borch, Journalist (NRK) and writer
Christian Borch has been the presenter of the Dagsrevyen, NRK TV, since 2000.
He has been head of the foreign editors of
Towards the Zero-emission city
Guri Melby, Vice Mayor for public transport and Environmental Affairs, City of Oslo
Smart city
Hugues Berthet, Shore Connection Business Development Director, Schneider Electric
Innovative building materials
Benoit Chatillon, Managing Director at Glassolutions Norway, Saint Gobain Group
10.00 – 10.30 Break
Oil & Gas industry needs for cleaner solutions
Hedda Felin, Vice President, Safety, security, sustainability and compliance, Statoil
French Eco-Innovation
Patrick Libbrecht, General Manager, SeaOrbiter
2 minutes Pitches from French Eco-innovative start-ups
Financing Eco-Innovation
Innovation Norway
Invest in France Agency
French-Norwegian Foundation
11.30 – 12.20 Debate
12.20 – 12-30 Closing remarks, Ambassador of Norway to France
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch, tasting of French food– Mingling
13.30 – 15.30 French-Norwegian Eco-innovation cooperation for
A smarter city
A cleaner Oil & Gas production
Speed dating: BtoB meetings – R&D, Technology cooperation, projects funding, legal services…
Meetings organized in cooperation with the French Embassy, Innovation Norway, Paris Chamber of
Commerce, the French-Norwegian Foundation & French and Norwegian clusters: OREEC, Durapole
Gala dinner and French-Norwegian Trophée 2014 Awards – Grand Hotel