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Monday, 21st October 2024
Novel Fuels and Technologies for Operational Maritime Excellence

8:00  REGISTRATION OPEN & STANDS SET UP

9:00 – 9:10  CHAIRMAN’S WELCOMING ADDRESS
 

9:10 – 9:30  KEYNOTE OPENING ADDRESS - How the Ocean is Forming Our World and Shaping Our Destiny

Speaker: Sturla Henriksen, Special Advisor, Ocean, UN Global Compact

9:30 – 11:00  POST-FOSSIL FUEL FUTURE AND NOVEL TECHNOLOGIES AND FUEL SOURCES

 

  • Novel vessel and engine designs and technologies

  • Technology integration and maritime vessels efficiency enhancement

  • Hydrogen, methanol, and ammonia derivative fuels

  • Scaling up infrastructure

9:30 -10:00 – Scaling up Maritime Infrastructure

Speaker: Mike Sellers, Port Director, Chair of British Port Association, Portsmouth International Port

 

10:00 – 10:30 - Future fuels for the maritime industry with a focus on the two-stroke engine market

Speaker: Jørgen Skødt Vedsted, Principal Promotion Manager, MAN Energy Solutions

 

10:30 – 11:00 – Case Study, A Novel 15k TEU Ammonia Container Vessel

Speaker:  Shaun White, Managing Director, Foreship UK

11:00 - 11:30  COFFEE NETWORKING BREAK

11:30 – 12:30  SUSTAINABLE DECARBONISATION EFFORTS. GLOBAL MARITIME UPDATE

  • Regulatory reforms for reducing emissions

  • International collaboration to achieve decarbonisation goals

  • Establishing a circular economy model for sustainable maritime practices

11:30 – 12:00  New Fuels, Technologies, And Decarbonisation
Speaker: Sameer Kalra, President Marine Division, Alfa Laval Technologies

 

12:00 –12:30  International Collaboration to Achieve Decarbonisation Goals
Speaker: 
Monica Kohli, President WISTA UK, Senior Lawyer, Gard UK Ltd.

12:30  - 13:30  NETWORKING LUNCH BREAK

13:30 –14:00  Re-evaluating Carbon Emission Measuring Techniques and Associated Calculations

Speaker: Nalin Baijal, Technical Data Manager, Seaspan Corporation

14:00 – 14:30 - Decarbonisation and Energy Efficiency Improvements of Offshore Workboats
Speaker: Martin Nürnberg, Managing Director, O.S Energy UK

14:30 - 15:30  IOT-BASED SOLUTIONS, METAVERSE, AND THE APPLICATION OF IMMERSIVE TECHNOLOGIES IN MARITIME INDUSTRY SESSION 1

  • IoT applications for port management, navigation, and vessel monitoring

  • Leveraging IoT data for increased speed, safety, and efficiency

  • Satellite and blockchain technologies for real-time tracking and security

  • Advancements in maritime AI for safety and sustainability

  • The future of fully autonomous and remotely controlled vessels for improved safety and efficiency

  • Smart port solutions for environmental monitoring and improved connectivity

14:30 – 15:00  Fully Autonomous and Remotely Controlled Vessels: A Glimpse into the Future

Speaker: Markus Wenig, Team Leader Autonomous Systems, Digital Transformation and Technology Dept., WinGD

15:00 – 15:30 Our Vision on Data Sharing in Port Logistics with A Focus on Secure Real-Time IoT Data and The Effects of Shipping Of New Energies In Ports
Speaker: Geert De Wilde, CEO, NxtPort International

15:30 - 16:00  COFFEE NETWORKING BREAK

16:00 - 17:00  IOT-BASED SOLUTIONS, METAVERSE, AND THE APPLICATION OF IMMERSIVE TECHNOLOGIES IN MARITIME INDUSTRY SESSION 2

  • Machine learning and AI for predictive maintenance and operations

  • Digitalization and automation for streamlined operations

  • Integration of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) for training and maintenance

  • Remote control and repair of vessels in the metaverse

  • Enhancing workforce skills through immersive technologies

16:00 – 16:30  Enhancing workforce skills and increasing diversity of workforce opportunities
Speaker: Sue Terpilowski OBE, Founder and Managing Director, Image Line Communications

16:30 – 17:00  CLOSING REMARKS
Speaker: Neil Hancock, Operations Director, RINA

17:00  END OF CONFERENCE

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