Other Events

May 25

I2CNER, Kyushu University
There will be a visit with a mini symposium at I2CNER, Kyushu University, in Fukuoka on Monday, May 25, arranged by Professor Bjørn Hauback and coworkers.

See http://i2cner.kyushu-u.ac.jp/en/ for information about I2CNER.

For registration and more information about this event, please contact Bjørn Christian Hauback, Bjorn.Hauback@ife.no directly.

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May 29

Site visit to AIST Fukushima Renewable Energy Institute (FREA)
https://www.aist.go.jp/fukushima/en/
AIST FREA was established in the aftermaths of the Fukushima nuclear plant accident in 2011. The institute has become an important research partner for Norwegian research institutions.
This side event will be a one day travel, with departure from Tokyo in the morning and return late afternoon.
The visit is primarily for the Norwegian participants in Japan-Norway Energy Science Week.

Program for visit to AIST-FREA
06:50 Departure from Royal Park Hotel Shiodome for Shimbashi station (walk)
07:32 Shinkansen train departure from Tokyo station (buy ticket in advance; the day before)
08:55 Arriving Koriyama station, bus transport to AIST FREA
09:45-11:30 Introduction to AIST FREA and Lab tour
– Energy Network
– Hydrogen as energy carrier
– Wind power
– Photovoltaic power
– Geothermal energy
– Ground-source heat pump
11:30-12:30 Discussion over Lunch
12:30 Departure back to Koriyama station by bus for the delegation
12:30-14:00 Special meeting for NTNU/SINTEF (pre-defined agenda)

Registration: http://injapan.no/esw15-aist-frea-trip-registration/ by May 20
Transport: Tickets for the Bullet train (Shinkansen) from Tokyo station to Koriyama station should be bought in advance by each participant. More information will be sent to those who have made their registration.
For more info: Trygve Riis, tur@rcn.no or Svein Grandum, svein.grandum@innovasjonnorge.no