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Conference: Sustainable Oceans Forum

In partnership with Innovation Norway & Norwegian Maritime Exporters

Exclusive to Seatrade Maritime Middle East, the Sustainable Oceans Forum is your arena for gaining insight into how maritime is continuing to contribute towards a more sustainable, environmentally-concious industry.

Regulations, alternative fuels, digitilisation and A.I. are all on the agenda, where you'll join experts, analysts and key stakeholders for three engaging, empowering and future-shaping conversations.

Access to Sustainable Oceans Forum is included in your registration for Seatrade Maritime Middle East.


What's on the agenda?

You can join the Sustainable Oceans Forum in the Breakout Theatre on Wednesday 15 December.

The green shift in the maritime sector

A series of presentations followed by a panel discussion covering regulations and barrier, IMO updates, technology, solutions, financing and infrastructure.

Speakers confirmed:

  • Eng. Nawal Yousef Alhanaee Acting Director of the Future Energy Department, Ministry of Energy & Infrastructure (UAE)
  • Benjamin Dineshkar Head of Advisory of DNV
  • Roger Martinsen Head of Ocean Industries, Innovation Norway
  • Dr Sinem Ogis Senior Claims Executive, Turk P&I and President of YoungShip Turkey
  • Jon Halvard Bolstad Olsen Strategy & Business Development Director, Yara Marine Technologies

Moderated by: 
Ian Edwards
 Area Manager - Maritime (MEA) of DNV

Moving towards decarbonized shipping; alternative fuels and hybrid-powered vessels

A series of presentations followed by a panel discussion covering ammonia as a fuel, the current uptake of alternative fuels, the required updates and systems integrations and costs vs benefits.

Confirmed speakers:

  • Jamil Alali Manager Projects and Marine Agency Branch Group KOTC
  • Lars Endre Gimmestad Deputy CEO Brodrene Aa
  • Natalie Gupta Director Bunkering, Yara International
  • André Hogsrod Sales Manager - After Market Sales, GCS, Kongsberg Maritime
  • Pawan Sahni Business Development Manage MEA, DNV

Moderated by:
Nikeel Idnani Honorary Secretary IMarEST UAE Branch

 

Driving efficiency and sustainability through digitalization & AI in maritime

A series of presentations followed by a panel discussion covering cybersecurity, the use of AI, digitalization solutions, risk management, and the view from ship owner’s and operators.

Confirmed speakers:

  • Tone-Merete Hansen VP Sales and Business Transformation, Kongsberg Digital
  • Jon Halvard Bolstad Olsen Strategy & Business Development Director, Yara Marine Technologies
  • Giampiero Soncini CEO, IB Marine

Moderator:
Roger Martinsen Head of Ocean Industries, Innovation Norway