President and Professor Roberto Mugavero for Observatory on Security and CBRNe Defence (OSDIFE) and CEO Mr. Sturle H Pedersen Gexcon AS signed an MOU in the Norwegian Ambassador’s residence in Rome the 22nd of May. The Ambassador Margit F. Tveiten hosted the workshop on safety and security and the signing ceremony that also was attended by key stakeholders in Government and the Industry.
The MOU will focus upon collaboration on research, high-level scientific dissemination, and education. The parties will have cooperation in developing activities, also involving stakeholders from the public and private sector, with the aim of improving global/regional solutions, competences, and awareness on emerging issues in the field of safety and security.
The MOU with key stakeholders and experts in the field of security will strengthen both parties in-depth know-how in the safety and security field. Gexcon has established the Scandinavia Safety and Security Academy center, the first of its kind in Europe that will provide unique R&D and training facilities for both safety and security in one place.
CEO Sturle H. Pedersen stated that this MOU will contribute to improving the understanding and insight of the outcome of the different situations and scenarios and tailor training etc. to clients’ situation and needs which all will contribute to both improved safety and security performance. The center will use the latest in AVR/VR technology and FLACS CFD software to simulate different scenarios for both training purposes but also real-time support and planning.
We are very proud of this cooperation with OSDIFE and are quite sure it will be successful and prosperous cooperation to the benefit of both our clients and society overall.