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Marine Energy Transition Forum • Antwerp

Conference Programme

The Port House, the Port of Antwerp – Friday, 22 March 2019

Standard Conference Price: €250 (£227) 

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Organisations speaking at the Forum include:

 

  • Anglo Belgian Corporation
  • BNP Paribas
  • CMB
  • DAMEN
  • ECSA
  • Energy Observer
  • Fluxys
  • Goodfuels
  • Jan De Nul
  • Port Of Antwerp
  • Ricardo
  • Royal Belgian
  • Sintef
  • Titan LNG
  • Wartsila
  • Wingd
  • Zemtech

     

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    FRIDAY 22 MARCH
    8:30 Conference Registration / Welcome Coffee Break  
    9:00

    Welcome address – Jacques Vandermeiren, CEO, Antwerp Port Authority

    Chair’s Opening Remarks
    Lesley Bankes-Hughes, Director of Publishing, Petrospot

     
    SESSION ONE – FACILITATING ENERGY TRANSITION THROUGH PARTNERSHIPS
    This session will look at how collaboration between stakeholders in the marine energy supply chain will be key in helping the shipping industry to move beyond its dependence on fossil fuel-based energy.
    9:15 Regulation and Environmental Targets
    Wilfried Lemmens, Managing Director, Royal Belgian Shipowners’ Association  
    9:30 The Shipbuilder’s Perspective
    Pieter Huyskens, Manager, Research & Development, Damen  
    9:45 The Fuel Supplier/Terminal Operator’s Perspective
    Paul Saesen, Asset Manager - Corporate Affiliates Officer, Fluxys and
    Michael Schaap, Commercial Director Marine, Titan LNG
    10:00 Introducing the Port of Antwerp’s Multi-fuel Strategy
    Pieter Vandermeeren, Technical Manager – Environment, Port of Antwerp
    10:20 Delegate Q&A Session 
    10:30 coffee-break  Networking Tea & Coffee Break 
    SESSION TWO – FUELLING THE FUTURE
    This session will focus on the alternative and emerging fuel options for shipping and will consider whether traditional bunker fuels will form part of the sector’s future energy map
    10:50 Chair’s Opening Remarks
    Lesley Bankes-Hughes, Director of Publishing, Petrospot
    10:55 Traditional Bunker Fuels
    Michel Deruyck, Fuel Coordinator, Jan De Nul Group
    11:10 LNG/LPG
    Sachin Mohan, Global Head Marine Solutions, EXMAR Shipmanagement NV
    11.25 Biofuels
    Dirk Kronemeijer, CEO, GoodFuels
    11:40 Ammonia
    Tim Scarbrough, Associate Director, Ricardo Energy & Environment
    11:55 Methanol/Ethanol
    Koen Christianen, R&D Manager, Anglo Belgian Corporation (ABC)
    12:10 Hydrogen
    Madadh MacClaine, CEO, Zero Emissions Maritime Technology (Zem-Tech)
    12:25 Delegate Q&A Session 
    12:45

    lunch-break Networking Lunch

    Delegates will have the opportunity to see the Energy Observer and the Hydroville from the Kattendijk dock between 1.00-2.00 pm; they will also have access to the Port of Antwerp’s exhibition on energy transition. 

    SESSION THREE –   TECHNOLOGICAL DRIVERS FOR SHIPPING’S ENERGY TRANSITION

    This session will focus on progress in key technology segments and assess their future potential to deliver vessel energy supply/propulsion.

    14:00  Chair’s Opening Remarks
    Lesley Bankes-Hughes, Director of Publishing, Petrospot
    14:05 The Hydroville Project
    Roy Campe, R&D Manager, CMB Group
    14:20 Hybrid/Electric
    Anders Valland, Research Manager, Sintef
    14:35 Fuels Cells
    Anders Valland, Research Manager, Sintef
    14:50 Ship Engine Research & Development
    Rolf Stiefel, VP, Sales and Marketing, WinGD
    15:05  coffee-break  Networking Tea & Coffee Break 
    SESSION FOUR – BRIDGING THE GAP 
    This session will focus on the partnerships required between the shipping and ports sectors and financial institutions in order to make the marine energy transition achievable and viable.
    15:25 Chair’s Opening Remarks
    Lesley Bankes-Hughes, Director of Publishing, Petrospot
    15:30 Counting the Cost of Green Technology – the Shipowner’s Perspective
    Martin Dorsman, Secretary General, European Community Shipowners’ Associations
    15:45 Funding the Future – Sustainability and Green Technology Financing Provision
    Aymeric Olibet, Sustainable Business Competence Centre, BNP Paribas Fortis
    16:00 Panel discussion/ Delegate Q&A Session 
    Including Forum speakers, plus
    Claudia Beumer, Sales & Marketing Manager, Wärtsilä Gas Solutions
    16:30 End of METF 2019 Conference
    16:30-17:30

    METF 2019 Drinks Reception

    Delegates will have the opportunity to see the Energy Observer and the Hydroville from the Kattendijk dock between 4.30-6.00 pm; they will also have access to the Port of Antwerp’s exhibition on energy transition.

     

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