In collaboration with our partners, HVL develops knowledge and is strongly committed to local, national, and international collaboration in research and education. Close collaboration with the surrounding community is central to developing a sustainable region offering innovative solutions that can be used internationally.

Priority areas

We believe that collaboration across business, education, clusters, and research will yield great results for all industries involved. Through six strategic areas and priorities we aim to create links between research, education and society and find sustainable solutions to the challenges we are facing.

Interaction with the world

HVL aims to use its multidisciplinary expertise in collaboration with local and global partners to explore solutions to the challenges of this world.  HVL is part of several international networks and collaborate extensively with many partners around the world.

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Geir Kåre Resaland

Pro-Rector for Regional Development and Pro-Rector for Research

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Elin Kvaale

Deputy director at Division of research, internationalisation and innovation