NMM is an association of industry and research actors who work together to develop knowledge and expertise, and a Norwegian industry aimed at sustainable and responsible exploration and extraction of marine mineral resources.

The New Frontier of Marine Minerals – Possibilities and Challenges for a Norwegian Industry Adventure

NMM is hosting a side event during this year’s Arctic Frontiers conference. Join us in discussing the possibilities for a new Norwegian industry adventure on January 28th in Tromsø, we start at 16:15 at Clarion Hotel The Edge. For more details on the event, and on Arctic Frontiers, see the full program here.

The forum's goal

  • Strengthen cooperation between industry, trade and research environments, authorities and other organisations and persons with interests in marine minerals.
  • Become an industry organisation for all relevant actors in the field of marine minerals.
  • Contribute to developing common Norwegian strategies for sustainable exploration and extraction of marine mineral resources.
  • Be a national mouthpiece for the extraction of marine minerals.
  • Strengthen the Norwegian environment's international contact and influence in the field of marine minerals. This means, inter alia, contributing to the establishment of and participation in international networks of corresponding forums.

Membership Fee

  • Small organizations (<10 employees): 10 000 NOK
  • Medium sized organizations (<250 employees): 25 000 NOK
  • Large organizations (>250 employees): 50 000 NOK

Organization that would like to subscribe can contact Secretary General Egil Tjåland for questions, egil.tjaland@ntnu.no or register here.


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