The Rectors’ Meeting is the General Assembly and meets once each year. It consists of all the members of NORDTEK. The members of the network are the technical universities and faculties in research-based engineering education, research and innovation.

The Network is administered by a Board which is elected from among the member institutions. The Board consists of

  • The President
  • The President-Elect
  • Student President
  • Five representatives of the member institutions – one from each Nordic Country


The Rectors’ Meeting elects the president for a two-year period.

Board Members


Dr. Johan Tysk, Vice Rector Uppsala University


Board members:

Dr. Øystein Lund Bø, University of Stavanger, Dean, Faculty of Science and Technology (President Elect)

Dr. Sigurður Magnús Garðarsson, University of Iceland, Dean, School of Engineering and Natural Science

Dr. Jari Hämäläinen, Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology Vice Rector

Dr. Mikael Elofsson, Umeå University, Dean, Faculty of Science and Technology

Dr. Leonīds Ribickis, Rector Riga Technical University

Dr. Finn Borchsenius, Aarhus University, Vice-Dean, Faculty of Technical Science

Mr. Alan Achmatukaev, University of Stavanger, Student President


Mr. Peter Göranson, Secretary General.