It has been announced by the European Commission that a new 3 billion Euros is to be provided for the project Horizon 2020, which aims to promote technological creativity to resolve major technological and environmental issues in the era of global industrialization and urbanization.
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Duke Kunshan University invites applications to fill one faculty position in environmental social science (rank open) to start as early as July 2018 to staff the newly created Environment Research Center and international Master of Environmental Policy (iMEP) program.
Professor Hilde Bjørnland, director at the Centre for Applied Macro- and Petroleum economics (CAMP) at The Norwegian Business School (BI), came to Beijing in May to present a paper at Tsinghua PBC School of Finance. Bjørnland has for several years been one of the most well-known and influential economists in Norway. At Tsinghua, she presented […]
Event Summary: Activity in the Chinese real estate sector has deteriorated significantly in 2014, which by itself will have a markedly adverse effect on economic activity in China. But how will the global economy be affected? Which countries and sectors are more vulnerable to a slowdown in China? Monday the 1st of September, NBF and DNB […]
Analyst in DNB Markets Ole Andre Kjennerud on the impact of a slowdown in the Chinese real estate market
NBF and DNB hosted an event the 1st of September, 2014 at the St. Regis Hotel in Beijing. The event featured DNB senior economist Ole Andre Kjennerud who held an intriguing talk on what would happen to the economies of the world in the event of a bubble or slowdown in the Chinese real estate […]
NUPI at the Norwegian Embassy: Norway, Asia and the Global Value Chain & Norway-Russia Relations and the Ukraine Crisis Speakers Ulf Sverdrup, Director at NUPI Julie Wilhelmsen, Senior Researcher at NUPI Date Monday, October 13, 2014 Program 19:00 – 20:00: Presentations and Q&A 20:00 onwards: Dinner at the ambassadors residence Venue The […]
This week, 38 participants from different countries and businesses were gathered at the Embassy to learn more about the rules and regulations regarding Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) in China. Arranged by Noralumni and the Norwegian Business Association (NBA), the event offered professional insight and advise, but also a chance to meet and discuss experiences with […]
Innovation Norway’s Innovation House Shanghai has launched their new webpage which includes a weekly podcast series on how to do business in China with Paal Braathen, the head of Innovation Norway Shanghai. The podcast series is aimed at helping people understand what it takes for Norwegian businesses to set up shop in China, and will […]
Advisor energy/environment – Commercial section of Royal Norwegian Embassy, Beijing Commercial Section of the Royal Norwegian Embassy (or Innovation Norway) is currently recruiting one advisor to the energy and environment team. Innovation Norway is the Norwegian Government’s most important tool for innovation and development of Norwegian enterprises and industry. Our aim is to assist Norwegian […]
The UTFORSK Partnership Programme is a new Norwegian instrument for strengthening the linkage between higher education and research in international collaboration. China is among the countries that are prioritized in the pilot phase (2015-2016). In line with international trends of comprehensive policy development with regard to synergies between research, education and innovation the Norwegian Ministry […]