About the conference site, Telemark and Norway

Notodden is a town and municipality in Telemark county, Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Øst-Telemark. The administrative centre of the municipality is the town of Notodden. Read more at:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Notodden

Norway is a kingdom, with approximately 5 million citizens. Read more at:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norway 

The pictures below:

January early morning view over the forest Sætreåsen from the office of dr. Gulliksen at Campus Notodden

The same view, taken mid-morning in August 2012