New NORSI Member Insitution: Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (HVL)

New member: NORSI welcomes Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (HVL) as a member institution. The NORSI Board of Directors approved the application on June 12 2019.

HVL and NORSI involvment: By joining NORSI, HVL will be actively involved in the organization and development of NORSI. Professor Arnt Fløysand at Mohn Centre for Innovation and Regional Development will represent HVL at the Board, and in spring 2020 HVL will host the NORSI course “Innovation and Sustainability Transition.”

11 NORSI partner institutions: With the addition of HVL, NORSI now has 11 partner institutions. They are
BI Norwegian Business School (BI);
Centre for innovation, research and competence in the learning economy, Lund university (CIRCLE);
Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences (INN);
Norwegian School of Economics (NHH);
Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU);
University of Agder( UiA);
Nord University (NORD);
University of Oslo – Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture (UiO-TIK);
University of Stavanger (UiS);
UIT – The Arctic University (UiT) and
Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (HVL)

Several NORSI members at HVL: Seven PhD candidates at HVL are already members of NORSI.