ImpactWind Summer School 2023

Introductory course in offshore wind development

In June UiB, UiS, UiA and NORCE will offer a 4-day introductory course in offshore wind development aimed at industry and public sector professionals with or without prior knowledge. The summer school will be held in the innovation park at Ullandhaug in Stavanger 

Source: Nicholas Doherty

Practical information

Date: 05.06.2023 – 08.06.2023.
Location: Ullandhaug, Måltidets Hus, Richard Johnsens gate 4, 4021 Stavanger
Number of places: 30 
Language of instruction: English 

Who Can Attend? 
The summer school is aimed at industry and public sector professionals. Master students and PhD-students may also apply. 

How to attend? 
Register by March 31. We accept registrations until the course is full. 

Required prior knowledge: 
None. The University of Bergen’s online course “Introduction to offshore wind energy” is recommended. 


Course fee  

3 250,- kr. The fee covers course materials and lunch during working days and social events. The registration fee is due when you receive a letter of acceptance. 

Course contents 

The summer school will consist of 4 full days encompassing 24 teaching hours, company visit and work on an interdisciplinary group project. The group project experience will lead the participants through an offshore wind project life cycle, from the concession process and wind farm site selection to technical aspects and environmental and societal considerations. 


The summer school will cover the main aspects of offshore wind development and will be taught by some of the most prominent academics in the respective fields: 

Wind resources – Lecturers:
Professor Joachim Reuder, UiB 
Associate Professor Etienne Cheynet, UiB 
Professor Sathyajith Mathew, UIA  

Co-existence – Lecturers:  
Research Professor Thomas Dahlgren, NORCE   
Associate Professor Kristiane Lindland, UiS 
Associate Professor Jens Kaae Fisker, UiS 

Offshore Wind Technology – Lecturers: 
Professor Muk Chen Ong, UIS  
Postdoctoral Fellow Marek Jan Janocha, UiS  

Finance and law - Lecturers:  
Postdoctoral Fellow Siv Elén Årskog Vedvik, UiB 
Representative from the industry - TBA 



If you have any questions, please contact: 

Marek Jan Janocha, UiS, (course content) 

Anna K Enerstvedt, NORCE, (application and practical information)