3D image of GCE NODE stand at ONS 2016.

For more than 40 years ONS has been gathering the international oil and gas industry to network, debate, do business and plan for the future. In 2014 more than 90,000 people visited the exhibition and conference.

Please visit GCE NODE’s stand (No. 922) where you will find GCE NODE, the University of Agder and 8 participating NODE-companies: Air Products, Castor Drilling Solution, Iris, Nymo, Pentagon, Sevan Marine, Telenor Maritime and Tratec.


  • Demonstration of 3D printing by University of Agder Mechatronics students.
  • Vitensenter Sørlandet’s Wave Demonstration Lab with Sevan’s cylindrical-shaped offshore floating unit.
  • Air Products, 1 of the 5 finalists for ONS Innovation Award, will be displaying at the stand.
  • Nymo will display cutting edge welding technology.

Agder Program ONS 2016 (PDF)

09:30: Official opening of ONS Exhibition and GCE NODE stand
11:00: Mayor of Kristiansand visits GCE NODE stand
14:45: Crown Prince Haakon and Prime Minister Erna Solberg visit GCE NODE stand
15:00-16:00: Happy Hour at GCE NODE stand. Exhibiting companies will be showcased.
17:30: Close

09:30: Opening of exhibition and GCE NODE stand
11:40-12:00: Innovation Award Ceremony. NODE-company Air Products is a finalist. At Clarion Hotel Energy.
12:30: Visit from regional and municipal politicians and public officials (Agder Delegation). At GCE NODE stand.
 Happy Hour at GCE NODE stand. The University of Agder’s industrial collaboration projects, Centre of Offshore Mechatronics and Mechatronics Innovation Lab will be showcased.
15:30-16:30: R&D a necessity to transform. At ONS Center Court. Presentation by Anne-Grete Ellingsen, CEO GCE NODE
17:30-19:30: Agder Reception. At Lister Pavilion in Vågen. Hosts: GCE NODE, Bosch Rexroth and DNB. Invitation required, please contact NODE administration.

08:30-11:00: Nortex Data Analytics breakfast seminar. At Clarion Energy Hotel. Hosts: GCE NODE and Iris. Invitation only.
09:30: Opening of exhibition and GCE NODE stand
15:00-16:00: Happy Hour at GCE NODE stand. Meet the NorTex partners.
17:30: Close

08:30-14:30: Nortex Offshore Data Analytics Workshop. At Måltidets Hus, iPark. Invitation only.
 Opening of exhibition and GCE NODE stand
09:00-12:00: Offshore Wind Seminar. At ONS Exhibition Hall 1, Presentation by MacGregor.
15:00: Close of ONS 2016

Agder Program ONS 2016 (PDF)