16 February | 15:00 - 17:30 | Webinar | Open for all

GCE NODE, Research Council of Norway (RCN) and Innovation Norway (IN) and Norwegian Catapult /SIVA invites to a webinar on Soft Funding and financing of projects.

The webinar will cover Soft Funding opportunities including grants and loans from Norwegian and EU governmental institutions for R&D activity that benefits society as a whole. This webinar is highly relevant for Global Group Managements of Norwegian subsidiaries, the subsidiaries themselves and all companies interested in R&D project funding. The webinar will be followed by separate meetings/webinars with each individual company to discuss funding schemes available for specific projects.

The webinar has been recorded and are available for the interested parties.

Presentation for downloading is now awailable: 

Welcome & Introduction  – Presentation
Tom Fidjeland, CEO, GCE NODE

Sustainability and the green transition – Presentation
• Research Council of Norway
– Tor Borgar Hansen, Special Advisor

Capital and expertise to support sustainable growth and export for Norwegian businesses – Presentation
• Innovation Norway
– Jon Arne Rasmussen, Financial Advisor

Industrial real estate investment. Catapult Centres providing infrastructure, equipment and competence for test and piloting – Presentation
SIVA Real Estate – Sivert Almås Eli / Norwegian Catapult Centre Future Materials – Aslaug Hagestad Nag , CEO – Presentation

Funding to support technology development, innovation and market development that contributes to emission reductions towards the low-emission society – Presentation
– Anita Fossdal, Senior Advisor

Horizon Europe – What’s in it for you? – Presentation
• EU Funding
– Isabelle-Louise Aabel, EU Advisor, GCE NODE

Supporting the green export transition – Competitive long-term financing solutions from Export Finance Norway – Presentation
(Export Finance Norway) – Thor-Ole Fardal, Senior Client Executive, Large Corporates

Experience from Norwegian Soft Funding – Presentation
Elkem Technology – Håvard Moe, Senior Vice President

Experience of Norwegian Soft Funding – – Presentation
• FIVEN Group
– Pål Runde, Chief Research Officer

• Summary and Discussion – GCE NODE