Competence sharing price 2021 awarded Marte C. W. Solheim

Associate Professor and Head of Centre for Innovation Research, Marte C. W. Solheim at the University of Stavanger Business School is awarded the Stavanger-region Chamber of Commerce Award for Competence Sharing for 2021.

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Marte C. W. Solheim med prisen. Bilete frå Næringsforeningen i Stavanger

The background for the award is that the Stavanger-region chamber of commerce want to reward a company or an individual that is best at competence sharing. The purpose is to stimulate the sharing of competence, learning both externally and internally, make the Stavanger-region visible as a competence region and to reward people and companies that have contributed to sharing in particular.

The prize has been awarded since 2008, and previous winners are Norwegian Shell, Skretting, Rogaland Course and Competence Center, BP, Norwegian Oil Museum, Inger Tone Ødegård, IRIS Society, Petrad, Christian Rangen, Renaa Restaurants, Stiftelsen PsykOpp and Innovation Dock.

– Competence sharing price 2021! Imagine that? I am honored, excited, moved and extremely grateful to receive the 2021 Competence Sharing Prize! I want to thank the Stavanger Chamber of Commerce for this great recognition. It truly means the world to me as I see it as a great recognition of the importance of being an engaged and active research disseminator, through interacting, learning and sharing with individuals, organizations and the society as a whole! Thank you! And thanks to all my collaborators and to everyone that has invited me to talk super fast about diversity and innovation!, tells a honored prize-winner Marte.

Text: Egil C. Svela

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