Private Companies

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Akuna

Akuna

Akuna brings our clients further. We add progress to your projects and bring them beyond your imagination. Based on deep insight of your marked opportunities, clients needs, internal capabilities and how technology can be applied to meet your goals, we develop and deliver new ventures for your business. Our people have vast industry experience and know what it takes to implement sustainable change, together with you.

akuna.no
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Altibox

Altibox

Altibox AS, a company within the Lyse group, provides a full line of telecom products and FTTH multiplay services to residential and business customers under the common brand Altibox. The services are distributed at present through over 40 Altibox partners in Norway and Denmark.

The number of active FTTH customers rises rapidly, and surveys show that Altibox has the hands down most satisfied customers year after year. The platform, built by Altibox, is based on a fibre-optic broadband with near unlimited capacity and equal uploading and downloading speeds. It gives the possibility for full interaction from the customer’s point of view, and will tackle all the data, video and music that customers download and upload more of for each day. Each customer is deployed with a fibre-based 100 Mbps Ethernet connection, and information is carried on an IP-structure.

Altibox has made large investments in developing infrastructure solutions and business concepts for multiplay services. Our regional partners (such as NTE AS, Lyse Fiber AS, Viken Fibernett AS, etc) are responsible for customer support services, customer billing, sales and marketing, network planning, installation, building and maintenance of the regional network.

altibox.no
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ATEA

Atea is the market leader in IT infrastructure for businesses and public-sector organizations in Europe’s Nordic and Baltic regions.

We need to understand how technology affects our lives and what technology can do to make them better. In close cooperation with our customers and our partners, we develop solutions that the next generation can be proud of.

With us, you get a comprehensive offer of products and services. We help you with the entire value chain, from needs mapping and consulting to development, products and services, operation and maintenance.

atea.no
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Beyonder

Beyonder

BEYONDER is a Norwegian energy tech company that has developed the next generation of sustainable lithium ion capacitors and supercapacitors for the heavy duty battery energy sector.

beyonder.no
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Blueday

Blueday Technology

We address the challenges of energy optimization, hybrid grid, digitalization and power generation.

Our solutions contribute to a climate change through increased electrification, less fuel consumption, reduced emissions, improved efficiency and we also achieve cost savings by doing it.

Our BluEco® solution family includes Power Generation, Energy Storage System, Hybrid Grid, Charging solutions and Shore Power systems. Our automation solutions ensure advanced alarm management system is easy.

blueday.no
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Boost Farge

Boost ai

Boost.ai is a conversational AI company specializing in building virtual agents. Based in Stavanger and Los Angeles, our technology is used by a growing number of public sector organizations, along with local, regional and national branches of governments, to improve the way they interact with their citizens. we have deployed more than 200 virtual agents that have successfully automated over 20 million conversations with customers, users and employees in Europe and North America.

boost.ai
  • Bo Johannesen
  • Head of Commercial Delivery
  • bo@boost.ai
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COWI

COWI

“POWERING YOUR 360° SOLUTIONS

COWI is a leading consulting group that creates value for customers, people and society through our unique 360° approach.

Based on our world-class competencies within engineering, economics and environmental science, we tackle challenges from many vantage points to create coherent solutions for our customer.

With offices all over the world, we combine global presence with local knowledge to take on projects anywhere in the world – no matter how large or small. At any given moment, we are involved in more than 12,000 projects.

We have more than 85 years of experience in the business, and COWI is a leader within its field because our more than 6,600 employees are leaders within theirs. Together with our customers, we create coherence in tomorrow’s sustainable societies.

cowi.no
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Creator Makerspace

Creator

#prototypingthefuture

Creator is a non-profit makerspace in Stavanger, Norway. Our users are both individuals and businesses. Creator was established in September 2015 and moved into the current facilities in Forus two months later.

Our makerspace is a prototype workshop where people with common interests meet to work on projects and share ideas, equipment and knowledge. Everyone is welcome here. Our members are makers, hobbyists, innovators, specialists, businesses technologists, inventors and hard workers. Some use Creator as a place to work with hobbies, others have a professional need.

Creator’s goal is to be an attractive meeting and work venue for makers, and to help create work places in the region.

creator.no/
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Delfi

Delfi

Delfi is a technology and consulting company with an emphasis on innovation, projects and product development.

Delfi works with exciting tasks related to digitization, data analysis, improvement projects and solution development.

The company’s 4 subsidiaries represent a total portfolio where we can assist and guide customers with the processes, methods and understanding of the necessary change through proper decisions and the right tools.

Our mission is to put technology in the right perspective for our customers.

delfi.no
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Easee

Easee

Easee was founded in January 2018. The company’s founder-team has a background in development, production and sale of products in several different industries. Their core competence is the development of super-compact power electronics, industrial design and production. The team also has several years of experience in the charging industry, where they have played a central role in the development of one of the foremost charging solutions in the world today.
Early on we saw the need to develop a charger for the domestic market and we couldn’t just sit by and watch this opportunity leave us.

It had to be small, powerful and sexy. The solution also had to become part of the future electrical grid. The product should not only provide you with a wonderful experience, it should also promote the huge electric car growth we see today, without overloading the power grid.

We’ve been through our entire emotional registry to give our customers the very best experience, and we’ve really put our soul into the development of the product.

easee-international.com
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FreiXchange

FreiXchange

FreiXchange is a digital chartering platform concentrating on CO2 emissions.

We let responsible companies cut emissions from day one by implementing what we call CO2 Efficient Chartering. In short, we help them to measure, manage and reduce freight emissions. By making informed decisions and benchmarking against the industry, it is possible to reduce significant amounts of emissions.

freixchange.com
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Haugaland Kraft

Haugaland Kraft is the leading renewable utility company in the region between Bergen and Stavanger.

Our mission is to safely produce and provide reliable, affordable, clean electricity and to develop and operate fiber networks in our region. Contributing to the development of the region in which we operate is also very important to Haugaland Kraft.

It is a highly innovative enterprise having many R&D and innovative initiatives in the areas of smart grid, local and distributed power production, smart cities, homes and buildings, solar, ev charging, telecommunications and welfare technology. We also cooperate with many research institutions, catapults and startup communities supporting development of new businesses and stimulating innovation throughout the whole region.

hkraft.no/
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Hey-Ho

Hey-Ho Let’s Go

Hey-Ho Lets´s Go
Getting brands further, faster.

We are creatives, strategists and facilitators that innovate brands and brand innovations.

We team up with clients to imagine, design & deliver new ways to grow their business, audience or impact. Whether you need to reinvent your entire business or simply needs some new ideas quickly, we will get you further, faster.

hey-ho.no
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InfoTiles

InfoTiles

InfoTiles offers Software-as-a-service for cities and utilities enabling you to make sense of data in real-time

InfoTiles normalises input regardless of the source. Be it an IoT-sensor, SCADA system(s), open data or other software, allowing continuous real-time analysis and modelling. This enables you to process and visualise the information generated by the Internet of Everything with analytics and predictions, to make sense of the data.

infotiles.no
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Magu

Magu Design

Magu Design is working on how architecture and design can become a strategic contributor to organisational changes in combination of functional and aesthetic solutions for those living and using the surroundings. Society is changing and people are together in completely new ways. We create new opportunities in the surroundings – opportunities for greener and smarter jobs, healthy buildings, interiors and communities where people and well-being are the focus. Opportunities that are right for you and yours and that make sense and value creation.

magudesign.no
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Multiconsult

Multiconsult AS

Multiconsult is one of the leading firms of consulting engineers and designers in Norway. With roots going back to 1908, the company has played an important role in Norway’s development and economic growth. Thanks to its 2.850 highly skilled members of staff, the company is able to provide a range of services including multidisciplinary consulting and design, project engineering and management, verification, inspection, supervision and architecture – both in Norway and overseas.

multiconsult.no
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NablaFlow

Nabla Flow

Nabla Flow aims to smarten the micro-climate simulations market, helping architects, municipalities and engineers to build better buildings and cities.
Nabla Flow currently collaborates with high level profiles in the professional sports industry (Team INEOS, Olympiatoppen, KASK, Pinarello) and with a number of architecture offices (Sjo Fasting, Aros, Arkipartner, Link!)

nablaflow.no
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Nivel

Nivel

Nivel helps cities take advantage of shared micromobility. Smart, digital regulations make cities tidier, safer and more accessible.

The Nivel digital regulator tool analyzes real-time position data from the vehicles with dynamic algorithms, putting city administrations on top of micromobility and public space utilization.

nivel.no
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Podbike

Podbike AS

Podbike is a start-up company established in 2016.
We are on a mission to “take cars out from cities by making cycling attractive for all and for all seasons”.

Podbike brings to the market: A ground-breaking electrically assisted four-wheeled bike with full weather protection, seating one adult and a child. The Podbike is designed for mass utilization by using a proprietary hybrid propulsion system.

Each km travelled by car or bike incurs a cost to society. The cost of car driving is more than six times higher (Euro 0.50/km) than cycling (Euro 0.08/km).

The Podbike combines the best of two worlds: Cars and bicycles

It is license-free and fun to ride!

Podbike has attracted much attention and has already received +2200 pre-orders.

podbike.com
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Seabrokers

Seabrokers Group

Seabrokers Group was founded in 1982. We work actively within shipping, development and management of commercial property, radar based sea surveillance, development of remotely controlled lifting equipment and as diversified entrepreneurs. The worldwide groups head quarters are placed in Stavanger, Norway, with further offices in Bergen, Aberdeen, Rio de Janeiro as well as Singapore.

seabrokers.no/
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Smedvig

Smedvig

Smedvig is a family office investing in property, private equity and investment funds.

We seek to back potential and build to lasts, as well as positively engage with our local community.

We invest across a wide range of business areas but we share the same key characteristics: entrepreneurial spirit, operational experience and capital, combined with a long-term mindset.

Smedvig has invested in property within the Stavanger region since the late 1960s. Today we have properties in Stavanger, Hamar, Lillehammer and United Kingdom. We work with the best partners to deliver high quality and flexible property solutions. We actively manage our properties to provide our tenants with a seamless experience.

Our long-term mindset mean we are constantly innovating to be one step ahead in today’s ever-changing landscape.

smedvig.com
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Solv

Solv

In Solv you’ll find enthusiastic and dedicated employees that works to create valuable solutions, that either solves an existing problem or creates new opportunities for our clients.

Enthusiasm, integrity and teamwork. These are not just random words for us, they represent us and our culture. We’d also like to think that these traits are recognisable for anyone working with us.

Solv was established in Stavanger 2011 under the name «Peanuts». In November 2018 we became Solv. Today, we have offices in both Stavanger and Oslo, where we offer IT consulting, design and system development.

solv.as
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Tectal

Tectal

We deliver tomorrow’s transportation and industrial lighting systems.
We are a highly competent team with great experience in product development. It often starts with an idea or customer wishes which we turn into concept designs.
Our broad experience makes us flexible and cost beneficial during this process. In this process we are setting high demands for ourselves so that you as our customer will be pleased with our delivery.

tectal.no
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Telia

Telia

We are Telia Norway, part of the largest telco in the Nordics. As a modern technology company we are a digital enabler and the hub of the digital eco system that makes it possible for people, businesses and societies to get access to all that’s important to them, on their terms, all the time.

Our 2300 skilled employees meet thousands of clients every day in one of the world’s most connected countries. Together with partners we create the future of our digital citizens and bring the world closer to all our customers. New Telia Norway aims at creating an exciting and simplified digital life as well as delivering innovative products and services to the whole country across technologies: TV, telecom, IT and digital distribution.

telia.no

Public Sector

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Bodø

Bodø Municipality

The city of Bodø is situated way up North. North of the Polar Circle, actually. 50,000 people live in Bodø, the 12th largest city in the Norway.

Bodø is a member of the Smart City Network and Nordic Edge Cluster.

bodo.kommune.no/
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Rogaland County

Rogaland County

The administration of Rogaland County is located in Stavanger, Norway’s oil capital and fourth largest city. Rogaland County Council is responsible for county policies within the following fields: secondary education, communications, dental care, economic development and regional planning, including the development of the road system.

rogfk.no

Academia & Research Institutions

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UIS White

University of Stavanger

The University of Stavanger, on the South West Coast of Norway, has 12,000 students and 1,600 faculty, administration and service staff.

uis.no/
  • Anders Riel Müller
  • MSc. Technological and Socio-Economic Planning, PhD
  • anders.riel@uis.no
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NORCE

NORCE

NORCE is a new and forward-looking research institute, with expertise in a wide range of fields and strong communities of knowledge. We deliver research and innovation in energy, health care, climate, the environment, society and technology. Our solutions address key challenges for society and contribute to value creation on the local, national and global levels.

norceresearch.no
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NTNU

NTNU – Norwegian University of Science and Technology is a university with an international focus, with headquarters in Trondheim and campuses in Ålesund and Gjøvik.

NTNU has a main profile in science and technology, a variety of programmes of professional study, and great academic breadth that also includes the humanities, social sciences, economics, medicine, health sciences, educational science, architecture, entrepreneurship, art disciplines and artistic activities.

ntnu.edu
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Sintef

Sintef

SINTEF is one of Europe’s largest independent research organisations. Every year we carry out several thousand projects for customers large and small.

For more than 70 years, SINTEF has developed solutions and innovation for society and customers all over the world. This is how we have become a world-leading research institute.

sintef.no/

Collaborators

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Construction City

Construction City

Construction City is an innovation cluster with a mission to drive collaboration and new solutions in the construction industry. Accommodating the entire value chain from promising startups to major entrepreneurs, this is where cross-sector players meet to share insights, collaborate on projects and lift the industry’s competitiveness.

constructioncity.no/
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Danish Architecture Centre

Danish Architecture Center (DAC) is the meeting place for architecture, design and urban culture in Denmark.

dac.dk
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DOGA

DOGA

Design and Architecture Norway

DOGA is a driving force for sustainable value creation through design and architecture. We facilitate collaboration between creative talents and businesses and work to strengthen the role of design and architecture in shaping the Norway of tomorrow.

doga.no
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Demos Helsinki

An independent think tank, working together with the public sector, private sector, and NGOs.

Demos Helsinki wants to impact the ongoing global transformations actively and aim to build sustainable and fair post-industrial societies. Specialised in consultancy services, entirely new ways of cooperation with organisations and people, and thinking the most wicked societal challenges of our time. Their vision is to be a platform for building sustainable and fair post-industrial societies where the world’s brightest and most affirmative changemakers can unite. The world changes only when people and organisations come together.

demoshelsinki.fi
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Gate 21

Gate 21

GATE 21 is the partnership for green transition.

We bring

  • Regions
  • Municipalities
  • Companies
  • Knowledge Institutions

in Greater Copenhagen together to develop and demonstrate ways to a fundamental green transition of our community.

gate21.dk
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Joule Assets Europe

Joule Assets Europe provides financing solutions and strategic support for Sustainable Energy Assets, including energy efficiency, distributed renewables, storage, and building control measures.

eu.jouleassets.com
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Innovation Centre Iceland

Innovation Center Iceland promotes the advancement of new ideas in Icelandic economy by providing support to entrepreneurs and businesses.

nmi.is
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Innovation Norway

Innovation Norway

Innovation Norway contributes to sustainable growth and exports for Norwegian businesses through capital and expertise.

Innovation Norway is the Norwegian Government’s most important instrument for innovation and development of Norwegian enterprises and industry.
We support companies in developing their competitive advantage and to enhance innovation. Our programmes and services are intended to create more successful entrepreneurs, more enterprises with capacity for growth and more innovative business clusters.

innovasjonnorge.no
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International Cleantech Network

The International Cleantech Network enables the worlds leading cleantech clusters and their regional ecosystems to collectively develop and implement sustainable solutions that contribute to and stimulate the global green economy. 

ICN offers a range of services aimed at generating new business opportunities, enhancing competitive advantages and creating value for the companies, knowledge institutions and local authorities of its members.

internationalcleantechnetwork.com
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KS

KS

The Norwegian Association of Local and Regional Authorities (KS) is the organisation for all local governments in Norway. KS is Norway’s largest public employer organisation.

ks.no
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Norwegian Smart Care Cluster

Norwegian Smart Care Cluster

Norwegian Smart Care Cluster (NSCC) is a cluster project with more than 120 companies and 45 municipalities / public actors as participants.

The cluster originates in the Stavanger region, but our members are today from all over the country and also internationally. NSCC focuses on research, innovation and business development in Smart Care (eHealth, mHealth, integrated care, health ICT and related smart care disciplines) as a means of improving health and homecare services.

smartcarecluster.no
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OffshoreWind_Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster

Offshore Wind Cluster

Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster is aiming to be the strongest supply chain for floating offshore wind world wide. Norway have a very strong petro-maritime supply chain, well fit to take, and hold this position. Companies like Equinor, Aker Solutions and Kværner are in the forefront already, as a number of other Norwegian based companies. Membership is open for any type of company or organization, international as well.

In November 2018 Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster was awarded the position as a ARENA Cluster, through Norwegian Innovation Clusters.

As a member of Norwegian Offshore Wind Cluster you will be well informed about the development of offshore wind both in a Global, European and National perspective. You will be invited to meetings, workshops, seminars, conferences, international travels, demonstrations and likewise. As a member your company will have the possibility to give direct input to the cluster administration and steering committee, as to influence administrative and political decisions on a national level.

offshore-wind.no
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SAMS Norway

SAMS Norway is a business cluster focusing on development of systems for sustainable autonomous transport solutions used on land, air and sea. Within the field of mobility, we are a national non- profit member organization that works closely with our partners to reach common goals.

In 2018, SAMS Norway became part of the ARENA programme – a three-year cluster program owned by Innovation Norway, SIVA and the Norwegian Research Council.

Autonomous mobility can create great positive social effects – under the condition that it is utilized wisely. SAMS Norway offers the tools and network to ensure that we together can achieve a significant value creation in Norway.

We are convinced that this can only be done through cooperation and co-creation.

Together with our partners, start-ups, universities and research institutes, we continue to develop and provide a wide range of technologies, solutions and systems.

We need to do better to ensure good quality of life and sustainable use of resources. The system is ready to be changed and with today’s technology we can.

– Sustainable Autonomous Mobility System – SAMS

sams-norway.no
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The Explorer-Logo

The Explorer

Norway’s official marketplace for green technology.

The Explorer is a free matchmaking service for connecting global challenges with green solutions. It is Norway’s official marketplace for green technology.

“The world is facing increasing economic, social and environmental challenges,” says Helene Friis, Head of Norway’s The Explorer. “But, at the same time, the world is full of companies with more advanced technology than ever before.”

“What we need, is a tool to match the challenges with the companies that can solve them. That is why we created The Explorer,” says Friis.

How The Explorer works

The Explorer is an initiative of the Norwegian government and owes much of its structure to the Global Opportunity Explorer.

“Norway is a pioneer in sustainability. The country is taking an active role in helping the world to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals,” says Friis.

“The Explorer will give the entire world access to vetted, high-quality technology from Norway.”

Read more: Explore hundreds of green solutions on The Explorer right now

All solutions on The Explorer are linked to specific Sustainable Development Goals and help to reduce greenhouse gas emissions or other negative impact on the environment.

“The Explorer employs a free matchmaking function to connect buyers and investors from around the world with relevant Norwegian companies,” says Friis.

“The platform delivers solutions across a spectrum of industries, from green shipping and environmental technologies to food production and smart cities.”

theexplorer.no
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Forsningsradet

The Research Council of Norway

The Research Council works to promote renewal and innovation both in the Norwegian public sector and industry. We offer a variety of funding instruments for research-based innovation and knowledge-building and promote competitiveness and growth by providing financial support and advice for research and innovation projects. Research organisations are the Research Council’s key target group. We offer a variety of application types that help to build outstanding research groups.

forskningsradet.no
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Validé

Validé is an innovation company, and our passion is to support teams to bring new ideas in to business.

Every day we meet and talk to people that have an idea or want to discuss a new solution with someone from our team. It can be a solution to a problem they have experience themselves in their daily life, sometimes it’s an issue they have been working with for many years in the work or position, or it can be answers, solutions or products from researchers.

We are the lucky supporters. We involve so you can follow your dream.

Validé has more than 20 years of experience and knowledge, and we use our network, competence and capital so new teams will succeed. We educate and invest in early stage, and we bring teams together to give new solutions a better start, and chance to survive.

Our skill is to find value through ideas so you can go on and create a great company.

valide.no
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VIA Cluster

VIA Cluster

VIA cluster (Vital Infrastructur Arena) is the leading Norwegian cluster for safe, smart and sustainable transport infrastructure.

The cluster aims at strengthening the member’s opportunities for commercialising new technology and solutions. Our ambition is to build an ecosystem accommodating for cooperation and innovation across businesses and serves as a foundation for new innovation, research, and development. Our work at VIA is to support the development of safe and sustainable roads, tunnels, bridges, and railways providing increased safety and fewer accidents. To manage our goal, we need to cooperate across traditional sectors and businesses. New technology and knowledge are therefore crucial.

We do not have any time to waste!

viacluster.no