Welcome to a social evening where we focus on some basic Norwegian values, habits and customs. An understanding of what you experience in daily life will help you avoid irritation and misunderstandings. We will have some of our members sharing their best practice based on their moves around the world.
Networking and new friendships will be an important part of this event.
For more information, please contact Inger Tone Ødegård.
This event is free of charge. Registration: E-mail, name and company. If you have no company connection please enroll as individual or student.
All attendees will receive a separate email with all the practical details ahead of the event.
18.30 Registration and coffee.
18.50 10 fun facts dealing with daily life at a new destination, by Randi Mannsaaker, Stavanger Chamber International.
19.30 To get started, by Karin Corbie, Senior Consultant Oil and Gas, CGI Norge AS
19.40 To get started, by Vu Van Anh Ha, Research and Development Engineer (R&D Engineer) at Nutreco Group - Skretting.
19.50 Open discussion and best practice, by everyone.
20.50 What's next, by Randi Mannsaaker.
Project manager Stavanger Chamber International, and Cultural Coach. The Stavanger Chamber of Commerce and Industry is Norway's largest Chamber and Business organization Since its establishment in 1836, the organization has worked for its member companies, ensuring that the region has the attributes needed to make it a preferred region to live and work in. Stavanger Chamber is the regions largest organiser of business meetings and seminars in both Norwegian and English.
Born in Trinidad and Tobago. Karin has lived in 8 different countries and has learned to get by in 5 languages. Karin has learned to survive and thrive as a child in Canada, Switzerland and Spain, a university student in France and Germany, and as young professional in the UK and Norway. Karin has a Master’s Degree in Entrepreneurship from the EM Strasbourg Business School and has gained a wealth of experience in the development and delivery of IT services to multi-national clients. Since 2011 she has been living and working in Stavanger, for clients predominantly in the Oil and Gas Industry.
"Vu Ha graduated from International University of Vietnam with a degree in Aquatic Resources Management. Before working as a Marketing Communications Executive in Aquaculture Food Production Industry, he used to be a Technical Director Assistant of Skretting – one of global leading companies in Aquaculture Industry. Besides being a manager of domestic and international Marketing projects, sustainable development projects and charity programs at Skretting, he is interested in hiking, running and travelling. He had been also a member of cheerleading team for 4 years and so far he has been exploring 15 countries. Now, he is working in Skretting’s headquarter in Norway for a Global Development Program in Asia, looking for young talents who will be able to become Product Manager in the future.
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