Ingrid Schjølberg is Project Director in Centre for Autonomous Marine Operations and Systems (AMOS) at NTNU and is also founder of ROBOTNOR, Centre for advanced robotics at NTNU and SINTEF. She has a PhD in Engineering Cybernetics and has worked more than 15 years in SINTEF. She has a  strong belief in robotics and autonomous systems as a future technology for a more competitive and efficient Norwegian industry and health care sector.