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Date 19. June 2023 12:00 - 14:30
Location Online

Welcome to webinar: Co-existence between fisheries and the offshore wind industry in Norway
– What can we learn from abroad?

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Session 1: Knowledge acquisition for co-existence between the offshore wind industry and fisheries

  • What knowledge on environmental effects of floating wind do we have and what is missing? Insight on the consequences of offshore wind to the fishing industry - Anne Christine Utne Palm, Institute of Marine Research
  • Preparing knowledge and experience from the fishing industry for credible and legitimate marine spatial planning - Nils Roar Hareide, Runde Environmental Centre
  • What does the Norwegian Government expect with “co-existence”? Are we prepared? - Dorothy Dankel, SINTEF Ocean, UiB

Session 2. Co-existence between fisheries and the offshore wind industry

How do we work in Norway?

  • Experiences from the collaborative work between the fisheries organizations and Offshore Norway to achieve principles for co-existence – Jan Henrik Sandberg, Norges Fiskarlag (Norwegian Fishermen's Association) 
  • Experiences from the working process in selection of new areas for offshore wind in Norway – Ingvild Henriette Kristin Andersson, NVE (Norwegian water and energy resources)

How do fisheries and offshore wind industry work on co-existence abroad?

  • Killebegs Fisheries Organization, Ireland, about their experience with cooperation Hexicon (floating windfarm) – Michael Keatinge, Killybegs Fisherman's Organisation
  • Fishing in Hywind Scotland (floating windfarm) – Monica Fundingsland, Equinor
  • Fisheries in offshore windfarm area – Beatriz Deetman, Marine Research institute Netherlands

Panel discussion: What can Norway learn from abroad?  

Panel: Bård Aarbakke from the Directorate of Fisheries; Mia Høgi from the fisheries organisation Pelagisk Forening; Terje Eriksen, fisherman; Gunnar Birkeland from Source Galileo; NN from Eviny, representing offshore wind industry.

Registration: Fill in this form *)

Deadline: 18 June 2023


*) The Team’s meeting link will be e-mailed to all that have registered the day before the meeting (on the 18th).


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