Host Port Feedback I
Rikke Dahl Jensen – Project Coordinator, The Tall Ships Races 2015 Aalborg
Søren Thorst – Project Manager, The Tall Ships Races 2015
Bjarne Ugland – Project Manager, The Tall Ships Races in Kristiansand 2010 and 2015
Marianne Osmundsen Tronstad- Assistant Project Manager, The Tall Ships Races in Kristiansand 2010 and 2015
The Tall Ships Races 2015 Aalborg – Host Port Feedback Part One (PPT)
Tall Ships Races Kristiansand– Part Two (PPT)
Host port representatives from The Tall Ships Races 2015 will give feedback on the preparation and delivery of the event in their city. These first-hand insights will include areas of their projects that were successful and also the more challenging areas where lessons were learnt. This session offers a valuable source of advice and guidance for contracted and potential host ports
The Tall Ships Races have been held with great success in Aalborg in 1999, 2004 and 2010 and the race returned to Aalborg for The Tall Ships Races 2015 with Aalborg as the finishing port.
As an event coordinator at Aalborg Events, Rikke has been part of the team since 2004. In addition to The Tall Ships Races, Rikke has worked on numerous events in culture, sports and other fields as a project coordinator. Rikke holds a master degree in language and intercultural communication.
Søren has been the Head of Aalborg Events Team since 2010. His Tall Ships experience includes:
1999 Cutty Sark Tall Ships Races-Sponsorship management
2004 The Tall Ships Races -Project Manager
2010 The Tall Ships Races -Project Manager
2015 The Tall Ships Races -Chairman of the Steering Committee / Project Manager
Bjarne was Project Manager for The Tall Ships Races in Kristiansand in 2010 and 2015. He has a master of Business Administration from the Norwegian School of Economics. Bjarne has been a teacher in business administration and economics, and has published several texts in those same fields. Bjarne was, among other positions in government, deputy mayor in Kristiansand. He currently serves as on the board of several companies in Kristiansand.