Newsletter November 2017

Legal advice from Tekna

As a member, you are entitled to receive free legal assistance regarding all aspects of your employment contract and working conditions. You can also read articles on important legal matters, written by Tekna's lawyers.

A security hole in the heart

Security researcher and Tekna member Marie Moe has been awarded Akademikerprisen for 2017 for her research into the hacking of pacemakers: a machine that keeps her heart – and those of many others – going.

The return of the technologists to senior management

The proportion of engineers holding senior management positions in Norway has returned to the levels recorded in the 1980s and early 1990s, i.e. 35.3 per cent, having dropped to as low as 24 per cent in 2009. "There can be no doubt that this change is significant," says Professor Ragnhild Kvålshaugen of the Norwegian Business School.

Banking and insurance

Check your membership benefits in insurance, banking and savings. Through Tekna's partnership with Gjensidige, you can save more than your annual membership fee.

Modified date: Monday, June 11, 2018