The official opening event for

CIRFA – Centre for Integrated Remote Sensing and Forecasting for Arctic Operations 

13 November 2015 at 13:00

UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Teknologibygget, Hansine Hansens vei 55, Tromsø.


13:00  Food and mingling. Personalrom 3.005

14:00  Welcome and opening. Auditorium 1.022

Anne Husebekk, Rector at UiT The Arctic University of Norway

Elise Husum, Department Director at the Research Council of Norway

Dilek Ayhan, State Secretary at the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries

Introduction to CIRFA  Prof. Torbjørn Eltoft, Centre leader

Integrated Remote Sensing

Wolfgang Dierking, Alfred Wegener Institute: Perspectives on the Science in CIRFA.

Richard Hall, Statoil: Collaboration on getting better information to make intelligent decisions.

Jan Petter Pedersen, Kongsberg Satelite Services: Satelite based services in maritime operations.

16:00 Refreshments and greetings

Music by Robaat


More information and registration.