Technology, Innovation & Decarbonisation in the Energy Sectors

Ove Heitmann Hansen

Position: Senior Principal – Digital Trust, DNV

Ove Heitmann Hansen has more than 35 years of experience within Leadership, Strategy Development, Change Management, Stakeholder Management and Integrated & Remote Operations focusing on People, Processes, Technology and Organization. Ove is currently a Senior Principal Digital Trust - assurance of digital assets.

The main effort the last years has been on automated and autonomous operations, utilizing Digital Twin solutions, Industry 4.0 solutions and automated requirements verification by using a common digital language (ontology). This includes assurances processes with validation and verification of requirements, regulations, digital assets, interoperable asset information models, AI, digital technologies, Management of Change processes and Human Factor Engineering.

Recent work and deliverables: Digitalization roadmap and strategies, establishing a “Digital Trust” requirement framework, Asset Information models, Organisational & Technology maturity assessments, Capability & Compliance assessments and Continuous Assurance processes with validation and verifications of technologies and digitalization of assets.

Experience: Ex IBM principal consultant, Technology vendor CEO (delivered projects in UK, Europe, Middle East and North America) and Joint Industry Projects.

Education: The Royal Norwegian Naval Academy (Lieutenant Commander), BEng in Economics and Informatics, Master of Science in Industrial Economics, Master’s degree in Change Management.

Recent Articles and Papers:

  • • Sustainable development of Oil & Gas in the Arctic
  • • A Framework for Trustworthy Digital Twins Over Their Lifecycle
  • • A System for Continuous Assurance and Certifications of Data Quality for Digital Twins
  • • Digital Trust in Artificial Intelligence and Digital Twin Solutions over their Lifecycle
  • • A System of Connected Digital Twins with Artificial Intelligent Solutions - The Key to Resolving the Energy Trilemma
  • • A Trustworthy Digital Twin For Data Driven Verification

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