Previous Committees Archive

KSEE 2016 Program Committee

Kongsberg Systems Engineering Event Program Committee 2016:

Bjørn Victor Larsen, KDA
Kirsten  Helle, FMC
Tom Holtermann Andersen, Data respons
Daniel Opstad, KDA Asker
Espen Polanscak, GKN
Daniel A. Jensen, KM
Anders Fuglesteg Nilsen, Devotek
Frode Nilsson, Tekna
Rolf Naurdanet, GE
Cecilia Haskins, INCOSE
Lars Meskestad, KM
June Hosøy Andersen, GKN
Simen Bilstad Klungland, HSN: Industrial Economy
Emilie Folvik Aune, HSN: Industrial Economy
Silja Sverreson, HSN
Hans Christian Herstad, INCOSE
Gunnar Berge, special guest

Bjornar D. Doviken

KSEE 2013 Project Manager

Email: b.doviken(at)

Bjornar is a bachelor student at HiBu, studying mechanical engineering with product development. He has current plans of pursuing a master’s degree in Systems Engineering.

Background: Bjornar studied during high school “Technical And Industrial Production” and “Industrial Technology”, before he began his course at HiBu.

Eton Williams

KSEE 2012 Project Manager


Eton is a bachelor student at HiBu studying electrical and computer engineering of the class of 2013. He has worked as a field officer and international youth delegate with national Red Cross Societies of Jamaica and Norway 2002-2004. Served as the national president of the International Students Union of Norway 2005-2007.

Frode Fekjær Nilsson

Steering Committee Member
FMC Technologies
Master in ICT, Information and Communication Technology
Tlf: 944 999 49

Gunnar Berge

Steering Committee Member
Tlf: 414 941 37

Industry Professor Systems Engineering

After receiving a BSc Hons. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Glasgow, Gunnar received his Master in Systems Engineering from Polytechnic Institute of New York. He had started to work towards a PhD in SE, when he left for ComComp Inc., Long Island, as Director of Research.

He worked at  Kongsberg Våpenfabrikk and Kongsberg Defence&Aerospace for three decades, as Development Manager, Project Manager, Product Manager and Vice President Space and Avionics,practising SE,  before retiring from Industry. He then  joined the BUC team to build up the Systems Engineering Masters Program, in cooperation with Stevens Institute of Technology.

Gerrit Muller, PhD.

KSEE 2009 Project Manager

Professor Buskerud University College
Gerrit Muller, originally from the Netherlands, received his Master’s degree in physics from the University of Amsterdam in 1979. He worked from 1980 until 1997 at Philips Medical Systems as a system architect, followed by two years at ASML as a manager of systems engineering, returning to Philips (Research) in 1999. Since 2003 he has worked as a senior research fellow at the Embedded Systems Institute in Eindhoven, focusing on developing system architecture methods and the education of new system architects, receiving his doctorate in 2004. In January 2008 he became a full professor of systems engineering at Buskerud University College in Kongsberg, Norway.
All information (System Architecture articles, course material, curriculum vitae) can be found at: Gaudí systems architecting

Ole Hoen

KSEE Steering Committee Member
Volvo Aero Norge, Manager Technology, R&D

Kirsten Helle

KSEE Steering Committee Member
FMC Technologies

Even Engebakken

KSEE Steering Committee Member
Volvo Aero Norge

Even Engebakken received his BSc in Mechatronics from Buskerud University College in 2006 and in 2010 he received his MSc in Systems Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology. He is currently employed as a Systems Engineer in the R&D Department at Volvo Aero Norge AS.

Currently involved in production line design projects and factory layout.

Christopher Carlsen

KSEE 2011 Steering Committee Member

FMC Technologies, Manager Sales and Projects, Intervention and Connection