Breakfast seminar: Risks, safety & emergency preparedness – Special focus on digital risks

Stavanger | 02.06.17

Oil and gas
Simonsen Vogt Wiig in cooperation with Aeger Group is delighted to invite you to the breakfast seminar "Risks, safety & emergency preparedness – Special focus on digital risks". The seminar will focus on important obligations resting with the petroleum industry regarding security and emergency preparedness, particularly in context of risk scenarios under current technology development.

Risks, safety & emergency preparedness – Special focus on mobile and digital risks


Date: Friday 2 June 2017
Time: 08.30 - 12.30
Place: Scandic Hotel Forus, visiting address at Bjødnabeen 2, 4031 Stavanger

NB! The seminar will be held in Norwegian, but the slides are written in English.


08.30-09.00 Coffee & Breakfast

09.00-09.15 Introduction
Gunnar Espeland, Partner at Simonsen Vogt Wiig, Oil and Gas

09.15-09.45 Legal framework on oil & gas safety and emergency preparedness
Nikolai Brøvig, Senior lawyer at Simonsen Vogt Wiig, Oil and Gas

09.45-10.00 Current risks – conventional
Geir Løndal, Partner at Aeger Group

10.00-10.30 Current risks – mobile communication
Jahn-Helge Flesvik, Partner at Aeger Group

10.30-10.45 Coffee break

10.45-11.15 Current risks – digital managed control systems
Jan Fosse, Section leader at the Norwegian National Security Authority

11.15-11.45 Electronic surveillance – scope and methods
Jahn-Helge Flesvik, Aeger Group

11.45-12.00 Legal constraints
Nikolai Brøvig and Gunnar Espeland, Simonsen Vogt Wiig

12.00-12.30 QA

About the speakers:

About the speakers

The seminar is free of charge. Please register within Wednesday 24 May.


Simonsen Vogt Wiig
is a leading commercial law firm with offices in the largest cities in Norway as well as an office in Singapore. Our 180 lawyers provide assistance within all major business sectors. Our oil and gas team consist of lawyers with background from in-house positions in national and international E&P companies, as well as former civil servants from the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy.

Aeger Group provides services within security and emergency preparedness. Aeger Group is publicly known for the support provided to Aftenposten’s award winning exposure of surveillance of mobile phones in Oslo.