CEO and Founder

MotionTech AS

Jul 2020 – Present Grimstad, Norway
A spin-off company from the SFI Offshore Mechatronics project focusing on robotics and software development.

Associate Professor

University of Agder

Jul 2020 – Jun 2021 Grimstad, Norway

I am researching AI, ML, and RL applications in the Mechatronics field in combination with teaching advanced robotics to graduate Mechatronics students.

Responsibilities include:

  • Research
  • Teaching
  • Course development
  • Course administration

R&D Specialist

MacGregor Norway

Oct 2017 – Jun 2020 Arendal, Norway

Autonomous control system development using Beckhoff TwinCAT and MATLAB/Simulink code generation tools.

Responsibilities include:

  • Research and development
  • Offshore robotics
  • Writing applications for research funding
  • Strategical work


Fundamentals of Reinforcement Learning

Introduction to fundamental concepts and methods in reinforcement learning.
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Future Impact

Leadership development program with main focus on change leadership.
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Fundamentals of Deep Learning for Multi-GPUs

Introduction to Horovod, a distributed deep learning training framework for TensorFlow, Keras, PyTorch, and Apache MXNet.
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IECON 2016 - Best Session Presentation Award

Best session presentation during the 42nd annual IECON Conference. Palazzo dei Congressi, Firenze, Italy.
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  • 4876 Grimstad, Norway