Smedvig

Hope and Beliefs for 2019

What is the region’s most important topic at the start of a new year? Rosenkilden has contacted several professionals with varied perspectives and asked them to reflect on what they think is important and why.

Many are keen to see continued restructuring and change, while others see the need for collaboration. Large projects that have an impact on the development of the region also creates interest. Good things come after bad times. 


In Rogaland, arrows are once again pointing upwards, especially in the oil and gas sector. The ripple effect is enormous in a region where a considerable number of employees have their work in a very profitable industry. However, the downturn in the sector made many people rethink and reflect over the future. The willingness to change must still be a focus if the region is to be successful, is the professional opinion.

Print

More news

  • What's On

    07. Jun 2019
    Here you can find an overview of the webpages where all the events happening in the Stavanger region are posted! Go on, get busy exploring!
  • Sport and Outdoors

    07. Jun 2019
    The Stavanger region offers majestic fjords, beaches and an impressive mountain landscape. Here you also find some of the most popular natural tourist attractions in the country such as Kjerag and the Pulpit Rock. Accessibility is the key word, as this region is one of few places where you can experience a snow peaked mountaintop and a walk on the beach within a couple of hours.
  • Building a RAFT: How to cope as the ex-pat being left behind.

    07. Jun 2019
    The calendar tells me that it is June. For many this is the countdown to summer, but for me it is the month of goodbyes. This year I am once again being “left behind”.
  • Establishing a freelance advertising agency

    13. Jun 2019

    The project has been kept a secret for two years, but now Melvær&Co has launched an agency consisting of freelance workers.

  • A time for everything

    07. Jun 2019
    There is a time for everything, even for our profile this month, Per A. Thorbjørnsen. So as we get closer to yet another Christmas, he will for the first time, contemplate whether not doing anything, perhaps is life itself.
  • Billions ready to invest

    07. Jun 2019
    Big money investors in the region are establishing investment funds to positively contribute to the transition of the region by investing in companies that have new sustainable ideas and new technological solutions.
  • Calls for more information in other languages

    13. Jun 2019
    – As a region we are far from perfect when it comes to public communication in different languages, says Elisabeth Saupstad, travel director in Region Stavanger. She's not alone.