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