Chinese Environment Protection Industry Delegation’s Business Visit in Norway – 17 September: Visiting Trondheim
NEEC together with China Association of Environmental Protection Industry (CAEPI) has co-organized a business visit, bring an environment protection industry delegation from China to Norway.
On September 17th, the delegation went to Trondheim to have a site visit.CAEPI, NTNU and Trondheim Municipality, together with NEEC (Innovation Norway) co-organized this trip. In the morning, the seminar was held on the 4th floor of the City Library.
Mrs. Marianne Langedal, Head of Dept. of Environment of Trondheim Municipality, Mrs. Annemie Wyckmans, Professor & Head of Smart City Group/Dept. Of Architecture and Planning from NTNU, as well as Mr. Jianli Teng, Deputy Secretary General of CAEPI, head of the delegation gave the opening remarks
Then from 9:30 am to 10:00 am, the overall strategy of environment issues in Trondheim was introduced by Mrs. Marianne Langedal. This was followed by a speech from Mrs. Yuhong Wang, Director for membership Dept. of CAEPI, discussing development status and trend for Chinese environmental protection industry.
Mrs. Annemie Wyckmans from NTNU talked about “EU H2020 Smart City Lighthouse Project” on “creating the cities we want to live in”. Mr. Eivind Junker from NTNU and Mr. Eirik Aartum from Powel AS discussed about “Urban Surface Water – as a problem and a resource” and “Water and Communities: Digital water and wastewater solutions in Norway.”
In the afternoon, the delegation had site visits led by Trondheim Municipality.
Høvringen: Waste water treatment with blue-green roof (Infrastructure Operations & Maintenance Department, Trondheim Municipality)
Ilabekken: Open waterway in urban environment
The Chinese environment protection industry delegation led by NEEC (Innovation Norway) and China Association of Environmental Protection Industry (CAEPI) has successfully come to the end by the evening of 17th September. During this business visit, Chinese companies and Norwegian companies see great opportunities to reach further cooperation. NEEC will continue working on the bridging between Norway and China in related business.
For further enquiry, please contact:
Lei QU (Project Manager): Lei.Qu@innovationnorway.no
Fang ZHENG (Trainee):Fang.Zheng@innovationnorway.no