NRCC Networking Meeting in Murmansk, 15 November 2017
On 15 November 2017, in connection with the VI Murmansk International Business Week, the NRCC networking meeting took place in the facilities of its member Hotel Park Inn Poliarnie Zori in Murmansk.
The meeting was productive, and NRCC appreciates members' enthusiasm and positive intentions to develop further bilateral cooperation.
Mr Jarle Forbord, NRCC Managing Director, opened the meeting by welcoming all the participants.
Mr Jarle Forbord, NRCC Managing Director, with the participants
Mr Erik Svedahl, Consul General, The Norwegian Consulate General in Murmansk updated the audience on Norwegian- Russian relations in the High North.
Mr Erik Svedahl, Consul General, The Norwegian Consulate General in Murmansk
Two new members of NRCC were presented to the audience at the meeting. There were Norminol Holding AS and Centre for High North Logistics. Mr Kjell Stokvik, Managing Director of the Center for High North Logistics, gave a brief overview about their main activities with focus on Russia, when Mr Odd Ivar Olsen, Managing Director, Norminol Holding AS, presented the main companys activities toward the Russian market.The next speaker, Mr Anatoly Evenko, Chairman of the Board hеld a speech Association of Coastal Fisheries and Farmers of Murman has discussed perspectives on the Norwegian-Russian cooperation. And Mr Dmitry Bystrov, Regional Director, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation, presented the topic "Russian economy – foreign investments – regional plans and prospectives". The meeting continued with a presentation of NRCC activities in 2018 and update on the B2B Business Development Project by Mr Jarle Forbord, NRCC Managing Director, and Mr Hans-Olav Rekdal, NRCC Senior Project Manager.
At the end of the meeting, participants were invited to join a networking session with refreshments.
NRCC and the Northern CCI of the Murmansk Region