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36th International Conference on Ocean,
Offshore & Arctic Engineering

Clarion Hotel & Congress Trondheim, Trondheim, Norway

June 25-30, 2017

Program - Social Events


Concert at Nidaros Cathedral

The City of Trondheim is pleased to invite all OMAE 2017 participants to a concert in the evening of Tuesday, June 27th at the Nidaros Cathredral, one of Trondheim’s most popular tourist attractions. The Steinmeyer organ at Nidaros Cathedral in Trondheim is one of Europe`s largest organs with almost 10,000 pipes. Trondheim Municipality is giving the concert as a gift to OMAE, and the Mayor Rita Ottervik will open the concert with a short speech. The concert starts at 18:30 and will last about 45 minutes. Following the concert it is an easy walk to downtown Trondheim to enjoy dinner in one of the many fine restaurants.

Welcome Reception

OMAE 2017 kicks-off with a Norwegian welcome at the Clarion Hotel & Congress, Trondheim on Sunday evening. Catch up with old colleagues and meet new connections over drinks and appetizers in the Space foyer of the hotel. If you need post-reception dinner suggestions, come see us at the Registration Desk during the reception. Great local restaurants are just a few blocks away.

Conference Banquet

Thanks to our local hosts who have arranged an evening of Norwegian music and dance for the Conference Banquet. The Trondheim Soloists, an internationally renowned chamber orchestra, will be accompanied by Norwegian artists Gjermund Larsen and Frode Fjellheim. Larsen is one of the most prolific young Norwegian folk musicians/composers, representing the new generation of Norwegian folk musicians. Fjellheim is a well-known jazz and traditional Norwegian musician and composer, whose credits include composing some of the music for the Disney movie, Frozen. The evening's finale will feature a traditional Norwegian folk dance in national costumes. The evening will start with a short reception in Space, followed by dinner and entertainment in the Cosmos ballroom, and then an after party in Space to keep the evening going.