The Programme overview 2020

07.09.2020
10:30 - 11:00
Central Entrance, Ground Floor - Maritime Future Summit

Registration

11:00 - 11:30
Central Entrance, Room Chicago, 3rd Floor - Maritime Future Summit

Opening

Opening
Welcome address by the organisers

Moderator introduction:
• Prof Dr Volker Bertram, World Maritime University
11:30 - 13:00
Central Entrance, Room Chicago, 3rd Floor - Maritime Future Summit

Panel I

A.I. as leading-edge technology to build new solutions

Speaker:
• Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO, DNV GL – Maritime

Real ship operators don’t need A.I., or do they?

• speakers tba.

From dumb ships to smart transport platforms –
The role of A.I. in future(istic) ship operations


Speaker:
• Teus van Beek, General Manager Ecosystem Innovation, Wärtsila

12:45 - 13:00 Q & A
13:00 - 14:00
Central Entrance, Foyer Chicago, 3rd Floor - Maritime Future Summit

Lunch break

14:00 - 15:45
Central Entrance, Room Chicago, 3rd Floor - Maritime Future Summit

Panel II

Moderator
• Prof Dr Volker Bertram, World Maritime University

Maritime revolution is coming, and no one’s in the wheelhouse?

Speakers:
• tba

Call it A.I., we call it fuel saving

Speakers:
• tba

From Iron Age to Digital Age – A.I. from ship design to production

Speaker:
• Rodrigo Pérez Fernández, Sener

From data to insight – advancing the state-of-the-art in ship design

Speaker:
• Dr Annie Bekker, Senior Lecturer, Stellenbosch University

15:25 – 15:45 Q & A
15:45 - 16:00
Central Entrance, Room Chicago, 3rd Floor - Maritime Future Summit

Closing remarks

• Prof Dr Volker Bertram, World Maritime University
• Krischan Förster, Chief Editor, HANSA
09.09.2020
10:30 - 10:40
Room Chicago - gmec - the global maritime environmental congress

Opening

Welcoming address
• Bob Jaques, Editor, Seatrade Maritime Review
10:40 - 11:00
Raum Chicago - gmec - the global maritime environmental congress

Keynote

11:00 - 12:00
Room Chicago - gmec - the global maritime environmental congress

Session 1

Desulphurisation: IMO 2020 and early problems encountered

• Addressing the challenges that occur as new regulations are implemented
• Scrubbers for sulphur – a sustainable option?
• Low sulphur fuel - have availability, compatibility and safety concerns been addressed?
• Improving technology for existing regulations

Speakers:
• Christos Chryssakis, Business Development Manager, DNV GL – Maritime
• Wolfram Guntermann, Director, Environmental Fleet Management, Hapag-Lloyd AG
• Nadine Paschen, Managing Director of TX Marine Messysteme GmbH and Board Member, WISTA Germany

Session moderator:
• Bob Jaques, Editor, Seatrade Maritime Review
13:00 - 14:30
Room Chicago - gmec - the global maritime environmental congress

Session 2

Decarbonisation: Towards 2050 and the search for alternative fuels

• Green technology and meeting shipping’s decarbonisation challenge
• The development of alternative fuels such as hydrogen, ammonia etc.
• Combining technologies to meet the 2050 net-zero target
• Carbon neutral versus zero carbon future for shipping

Speakers:
• Hansjörg Kunze, VP Communication & Sustainability, AIDA Cruises
• Kash Mahmood, Senior Vice President, Digital Solutions, ABS
• Christoph Rofka, Head of Technology, ABB Turbo Systems Ltd,
Chairman CIMAC Strategy Group on GHG and alternative fuels
• Jakob Steffensen, Head of Innovation and Technology, DFDS
Session moderator:
Craig Eason, Editorial Director, Fathom World and former Deputy Editor, Lloyd’s List
14:00 - 16:00
Room Shanghai - Exhibitor Events

LRF Center outreach event: Safe Polar shipping and operations

LRF Center outreach event: Safe Polar shipping and operations. The aim of the event is to present best guidelines framework for the safe and sustainable design of ice classed fleets by combining practical knowledge, state of the art engineering methods, and fundamental academic developments pertaining to the definition of safety levels at the early stages of ship design.
Aalto University
Company:Aalto University
15:00 - 16:25
Room Chicago - gmec - the global maritime environmental congress

Session 3

NGOs meet the shipping industry: Fighting climate change together

Leading environmental organisations and the international shipping industry are working together to achieve one aim - a cleaner environment with a level playing field. NGOs and maritime industry experts will discuss shipping’s green credentials and its role in achieving this ambitious goal. Is carbon offsetting a viable solution, alongside other more conventional methods designed to reduce emissions?

Speakers:
• Arnaud Boehmann, Spokesperson, FridaysForFuture Hamburg
• Bud Darr, Executive Vice President, Policy & Government Affairs, MSC Group
• Sönke Diesener, Transport Policy Officer, NABU – Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Union
• Peter Müller-Baum, Managing Director, VDMA Engines and Systems
• Lars Robert Pedersen, Deputy Secretary General, BIMCO
• more speakers tba.

Session moderator:
Craig Eason, Editorial Director, Fathom World and former Deputy Editor, Lloyd’s List
16:25 - 16:30
Raum Chicago - gmec - the global maritime environmental congress

Closing remarks

• Bob Jaques, Editor, Seatrade Maritime Review
10.09.2020
08:30 - 09:00
Room Chicago - MS&D - the international conference on maritime security and defence

Registration

09:00 - 11:30
Room Chicago - MS&D - the international conference on maritime security and defence

OPENING

09:00-09:15 Welcome address

• Bernd Aufderheide, President and CEO Hamburg Messe und Congress
• Jan Wiedemann, Publisher NAVAL FORCES, Chairman MS&D 2020

09:15-10:00 Keynote I

The Worldwide Maritime Security Situation and Expected Future Challenges
• Vice Admiral Andreas Krause, Chief of the German Navy

10:00-10:30 Coffee break

10:30-11:30 Keynote II

The Past Predicts the Future - Reviewing 40 Decisive Years for Maritime Security
as the Basis for Future Developments

• Vice Admiral (Rtd) Lutz Feldt
11:30 - 17:30
Room Chicago - MS&D - the international conference on maritime security and defence

Panel I – MARITIME SECURITY

Expeditionary Operations

11:30-12:00 Europe’s Contribution to Maritime Security
• European Union Military Staff (requested)

12:00-12:15 Q&A
12:15 - 13:15
Room Chicago - MS&D - the international conference on maritime security and defence

Lunch break

13:15 - 18:00
Room Chicago - MS&D - the international conference on maritime security and defence

Panel I – MARITIME SECURITY

Non-military Threats to Maritime Security

13:15-13:45 Cyber Attacks: Growing Threat to Naval Operations
• Commander (S.G.) Dr. Robert Koch, German Navy

13:45-14:15 Still Threatening Sea Trade: Maritime Piracy and Armed Robbery
• Michael Howlett, International Maritime Bureau (IMB) – ICC Commercial Crime Service

14:15-14:45 How to Win the Drug War in the Caribbean
• CNO Colombian Navy

14:45-15:15 Coffee break

15:15-15:45 The NATO Shipping Centre (NSC) - Link between NATO and Commercial Shipping
• Captain (Royal Danish Navy) Peter Tolderlund, MARCOM NATO Shipping Centre

Littoral Operations

15:45-16:15 Prospective Operations in Confined and Shallow Waters
• Rear Admiral Christian Bock, COE CSW

Regional Maritime Security

16:15-16:45 US 6th Fleet - Adding Stability to the Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea
• Vice Admiral Lisa Franchetti, Commander, US 6th Fleet

16:45-17:15 The Royal Australian Navy: Balancing Power in the Indo-Pacific Region and Antarctica
• Captain (RAN) Brett Chandler AM, Royal Australian Navy

17:15-17:30 Q&A
18:30

MS&D Reception (on invitation only)

18:00 Bus leaves from Central Entrance of SMM to MS&D Reception
11.09.2020
08:30 - 09:00
Room Chicago - MS&D - the international conference on maritime security and defence

Registration

09:00 - 12:45
Room Chicago - MS&D - the international conference on maritime security and defence

Panel II – MARITIME TECHNOLOGY

Technological Cooperation - European Defence Industrial Development Programme (EDIDP)

09:00-09:30 The Political Dimension
• Vice Admiral Carsten Stawitzki, Federal German Ministry of Defence

09:30-10:00 Opportunities and Options for the Naval Industry
• Dr. Hans Christoph Atzpodien, Federation of German Security & Defence Industries (BDSV)

10:00-10:30 Electromagnetic Railgun – European Cutting Edge Technology for Naval Applications
• Dr. Markus Schneider, French-German Research Institute of Saint Louis (ISL), France


10:30-10:45 Q&A

10:45-11:15 Coffee break

Technological Developments

11:15-11:45 Weaponization of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the Maritime Domain
• Dr. Sarah Kirchberger, Institute for Security Policy, Kiel University (ISPK)

11:45-12:15 Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR)
• Sam Sannandeji, Modest Tree Company

12:15-12:45 Condition Monitoring of Naval Platforms and Systems
• Christoph Fenske, RENK AG, Germany
12:45 - 13:45
Room Chicago - MS&D - the international conference on maritime security and defence

Lunch break

13:45 - 15:30
Room Chicago - MS&D - the international conference on maritime security and defence

Panel II – MARITIME TECHNOLOGY

13:45-14:15 Integrated Platform Management Systems (IPMS): Enhancing Operational Effectiveness throughout the Life Cycle of Naval Vessels
• Rangesh Kasturi, Maritime International, L3 MAPPS Inc.

14:15-14:45 Additive Manufacturing in Naval Shipbuilding
• Christoph Klein, thyssenkrupp Marine Systems

14:45-15:15 The SeaSpider Anti-Torpedo Torpedo
• Thorsten Bochentin, ATLAS ELEKTRONIK

15:15-15:30 Q&A
15:30 - 15:45
Raum Chicago - MS&D - the international conference on maritime security and defence

CLOSING

15:30-15:45 Chairman’s Assessment
• Jan Wiedemann, Publisher NAVAL FORCES, Chairman MS&D 2020

15:45 Closing Remarks
• Bernd Aufderheide, President and CEO Hamburg Messe und Congress