Competence groups

The competence groups in Green Industry Cluster have been established as activity arenas focusing on topics the companies have common interest in.

The focus and mandate of these groups are linked to one or more of the cluster`s strategic focus areas.

They are open to all member companies and are run by the companies themselves with a work committee setting up the content in the groups` activities.

R&D&I:

Mandate: Contribute to help achieve the goals of GIC and IGT, with special focus on:

  • The region should become an internationally leading competence environment for innovative solutions to the global market in order to contribute to reduce greenhouse emissions and promote green technological solutions in the industry.
  • Research, innovation and development.

HSE:

Continuous improvement:

Objectives of the group`s mandate/focus: Competence development, sharing of knowledge and experience from a single-user point of view .

Form/content: Create interest, enthusiasm and increased competence around good examples from selected pioneering companies in the cluster. Visit companies that have worked with this and show good results. Gain continuous improvement expertise.

Meetings for this group can be found in the activity calendar: https://greenindustrycluster.no/aktiviteter/

GIC IT-security:

The group will work with the following / mandate: Competence development, sharing of knowledge and experience from a single-user point of view Create an increased awareness related to IT security, and lasting change in behavior Establish meeting places / events with a focus on safety for management and users. This must not be too technical and nerdy.

GIC Technology:

Objectives of the group/mandate: To build competence around the current technology topics the member companies in GIC want more knowledge about. Focus on vision of climate-positive industrial region.

Current topics for the meetings: Cyber security in industrial processes – UN sustainability goals and technology linked to Industry 4.0

Meetings in this group can be found in the activity calendar: https://greenindustrycluster.no/aktiviteter/