This event will be conducted according to the 2G Model set by the German authorities. To enter the event EU COVID Certificate (for vaccination or recovery) is mandatory. For additional information please contact [email protected]

Participants

Participants

VENUE

Address to copy: Cruise Center Steinwerder, Buchheisterstraße 16, 20457 Hamburg, Germany

SPEAKERS AND HONORABLE GUESTS

speakers

Jon Stewart

President, International Maritime Technology Consultants

CHAIRMAN OF THE EVENT
speakers

Jens Meier

CEO, Hamburg Port Authority

speakers

Andrea Crosetti

Energy Efficiency Management Officer, MSC Cruises

speakers

Øistein Jensen

Chief Sustainability Officer, Odfjell SE

speakers

Peter Wolf

Managing Director, CMA CGM Germany

speakers

Andreas Chrysostomou

Executive Director, Clean Shipping Alliance

speakers

Johann Meyer

Managing Director, Columbia Shipmanagement

Honorable Guest
speakers

Elisa Zamora

Commercial Director, Ports of Tenerife

speakers

Karsten Fach

Managing Director, Marine Service GmbH

speakers

Maja Kriska

Environmental Manager, Shipyard Viktor Lenac

speakers

Aashish Puri

Global Director of Strategic Partnerships, Maritime, Oil & Gas Consulting Services

speakers

Torsten Barenthin

Director Innovation, Fleet Management, Oldendorff

speakers

Andre Bloemendaal

Vice President - Technology, Innovation & Energy Efficiency, Columbia Blue, The Leisure Group

speakers

Alexander Lisnychy

VICE PRESIDENT – Sustainability, Compliance & Quality Assurance, COLUMBIA blue , The Leisure Group

speakers

Christoph Schladoer

Director Technical Projects, Carnival Maritime GmbH

Honorable Guest
speakers

Matthias Ritters

Managing Director, Thome Shipmanagement Germany

speakers

Bipin Chaudhary

Fleet & Business Development Director, V.Ships Germany GmbH

Honorable Guest
speakers

Julian Oggel

Managing Director, Novatug

speakers

Sebastian Klasterer Toft

Senior Business Developer, Maersk Supply Service

speakers

Siddharth Sathiaseelan

General Manager – Voyage Execution Team, A.P. Moller – Maersk

Honorable Guest
speakers

Alex Lemonidis

Managing Director, Element Shipmanagement

Honorable Guest
speakers

Alexander Varvarenko

CEO and Founder, Shipnext

speakers

Ömer Gürkan Ertuğrul

Fleet Technical Manager, Kamer Marine

Honorable Guest
speakers

Kasper van der Heiden

R&D Manager, Jumbo Maritime

Honorable Guest
speakers

George Pitaoulis

Crewing Manager Deep Sea & Offshore Fleet - Branch Office Director, ABC Maritime AG

speakers

Christian Rudbech Simonsen

Senior Decarbonisation Integration Manager, Maersk

Honorable Guest
speakers

Marta Ponis

Marine Technical Director - Northern Europe, RINA

speakers

Päivi Brunou

Head of Cyber Technology, Wartsila Voyage

speakers

Pippa Ganderton

Product Director ATPI HALO CO2 Offsetting, ATPI Marine & Energy

speakers

Ronny De Lange

Regional Manager for Central Europe, Qatar Airways

speakers

Dennis Lühr

Sales Manager, SAACKE

speakers

Ekinsu Rudek

Sales Engineer, Navis Carrier and Vessel Solutions

speakers

Goetz J. Hoefert

Senior Sales Manager, Tribomar GmbH

speakers

John Willsher

Global Marine Key Account Manager, International Paint, AkzoNobel

speakers

Mufit Aslan

CEO, Seltas Shipyard

speakers

Dimitris Charisoglou

Regional Marketing Manager, Seltas Shipyard

speakers

Dor Raviv

Co-Founder & CTO, Orca AI

speakers

Hakon Ellekjaer

Head of Venture - 3D Printing, Thyssenkrupp Wilhelmsen 3D Printing Venture

speakers

Bjørn Åge Hjøllo

Chief Sustainability Officer, Navtor

speakers

Kenneth Dam

Global Head of Bunkering, TFG Marine

speakers

Karola van der Meij

Team Leader Cruise & Ferry, MARIN

speakers

Mike Guggenheimer

President and CEO, RSC Bio Solutions

speakers

Martin Gombrii

Director of Marinfloc Sales & Production AB, Marinfloc

speakers

Jaakko Lappi

Manager, Sales & Helsinki Office, Deltamarin Ltd.

speakers

Rebecca Farrall

Managing Director, Aderco Ltd

speakers

Vasco Passanha

Senior Technical Surveyor, Aderco Ltd

Jon Stewart

President, International Maritime Technology Consultants

Jens Meier

CEO, Hamburg Port Authority

Andrea Crosetti

Energy Efficiency Management Officer, MSC Cruises

Andrea Crosetti joined MSC Cruises in September 2019 as Energy Efficiency Management Officer, with responsibility for Energy efficiency and decarbonisation in London MSC Cruise Management office.

Andrea has a master’s degree in mathematics from the University of Genoa.

He started his career as Officer in the Italian Navy, where he covered the role of responsible for strategic data analysis where he gained experience in different scenarios, areas of operations and international institutions.

After the experience in the military, Andrea joined the cruise industry, leading the most challenging projects supporting digital transformation and onboard energy plants telemetry, building dedicated solutions for ship remote monitoring and energy efficiency.

Before joining MSC Cruises, Andrea covered management role as Solution Manager for ABB, consolidating expertise in plant automation, vessel performance management and marine cybersecurity.

Øistein Jensen

Chief Sustainability Officer, Odfjell SE

Peter Wolf

Managing Director, CMA CGM Germany

Andreas Chrysostomou

Executive Director, Clean Shipping Alliance

Johann Meyer

Managing Director, Columbia Shipmanagement

Elisa Zamora

Commercial Director, Ports of Tenerife

Karsten Fach

Managing Director, Marine Service GmbH

Maja Kriska

Environmental Manager, Shipyard Viktor Lenac

Aashish Puri

Global Director of Strategic Partnerships, Maritime, Oil & Gas Consulting Services

Torsten Barenthin

Director Innovation, Fleet Management, Oldendorff

Andre Bloemendaal

Vice President - Technology, Innovation & Energy Efficiency, Columbia Blue, The Leisure Group

Alexander Lisnychy

VICE PRESIDENT – Sustainability, Compliance & Quality Assurance, COLUMBIA blue , The Leisure Group

Christoph Schladoer

Director Technical Projects, Carnival Maritime GmbH

Matthias Ritters

Managing Director, Thome Shipmanagement Germany

Bipin Chaudhary

Fleet & Business Development Director, V.Ships Germany GmbH

Julian Oggel

Managing Director, Novatug

Sebastian Klasterer Toft

Senior Business Developer, Maersk Supply Service

Siddharth Sathiaseelan

General Manager – Voyage Execution Team, A.P. Moller – Maersk

Alex Lemonidis

Managing Director, Element Shipmanagement

Alexander Varvarenko

CEO and Founder, Shipnext

Ömer Gürkan Ertuğrul

Fleet Technical Manager, Kamer Marine

Kasper van der Heiden

R&D Manager, Jumbo Maritime

George Pitaoulis

Crewing Manager Deep Sea & Offshore Fleet - Branch Office Director, ABC Maritime AG

Christian Rudbech Simonsen

Senior Decarbonisation Integration Manager, Maersk

Marta Ponis

Marine Technical Director - Northern Europe, RINA

Päivi Brunou

Head of Cyber Technology, Wartsila Voyage

Pippa Ganderton

Product Director ATPI HALO CO2 Offsetting, ATPI Marine & Energy

Appointed as Product Director ATPI Halo CO2 Offsetting in September 2021, spearheading ATPI’s client facing Sustainability mission and vision to engage with clients on sustainable travel policies. Pippa has filled various global commercial roles within ATPI since 2006. Director of Global Account Management Strategy ATPI (2018 – current), driving a consistent approach to the account management of a growing portfolio of multi-national/global clients. Prior to the acquisition by ATPI she was Director of Global Sales & Account Management, Instone International. These roles represent strategic experience in the travel management of specialist markets such as Shipping and Energy. From 1990 to 2006 Pippa worked for British Airways, initially in Austria, then in BA’s UK Head Office, where she managed global specialist sales and influenced the global fares product for the marine, offshore and humanitarian markets.

Ronny De Lange

Regional Manager for Central Europe, Qatar Airways

Based in Frankfurt, Ronny de Lange is the Regional Manager for Central Europe at Qatar Airways. Ronny brings 20 years of travel industry experience with him, and is responsible for leading the Commercial Team across Central Europe (Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Hungary & Czech Republic) in the development of medium and long term sales strategy along with developing, delivering and maximizing revenue for Qatar Airways.

Dennis Lühr

Sales Manager, SAACKE

Ekinsu Rudek

Sales Engineer, Navis Carrier and Vessel Solutions

Goetz J. Hoefert

Senior Sales Manager, Tribomar GmbH

John Willsher

Global Marine Key Account Manager, International Paint, AkzoNobel

I have spent 35 years in the marine industry in a range of roles from Chemist to MD of a surface preparation & application company. Over the last 10 years my main focus has been working with customers to improve efficiency through coaings and services. I currently am Global Account Manager at International Paint, managing the team responsible for our largest cusomers worldwide.

Mufit Aslan

CEO, Seltas Shipyard

I majored in Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering. After completing MBA in London I worked as a project engineer for 2 years in one of the largest shipyards in Turkey, Being the fifth generation of the owners, now I manage Seltas Shipyard for 3 years.

Dimitris Charisoglou

Regional Marketing Manager, Seltas Shipyard

Dor Raviv

Co-Founder & CTO, Orca AI

CTO and co-founder at Orca AI. Experienced skipper, artificial intelligence algorithms engineer and maritime navigation instructor. Led autonomous ships projects. Holds a B.sc in industrial engineering, specializing in deep learning pipelines.

Hakon Ellekjaer

Head of Venture - 3D Printing, Thyssenkrupp Wilhelmsen 3D Printing Venture

Hakon Ellekjaer is shipping and previous management consulting professional with a strong track record from transformation projects and digital ventures. Passionate about innovation and transformation – developing and bringing innovative products, solutions and services to the maritime industry. As Head of Venture – 3D Printing, he is fulfilling the vision to disrupt the supply chain for marine parts.

Bjørn Åge Hjøllo

Chief Sustainability Officer, Navtor

Bjørn Åge Hjøllo has a Master in Meteorology, and started his carrier in Norwegian Meteorological Institute’s R&D division in 1992, worked later as a Marine Forecaster and for the three years heading the Marine Forecasting Centre in Norway.

In 2004, he joined C-MAP Norway as General Manager for C-MAP Marine Forecasting Centre. He became Product Manager in C-MAP, later Jeppesen Marine. 

In 2011 he joined a group of managers leaving Jeppesen Marine, establishing NAVTOR AS to focus on e-Navigation. He is today Chief Sustainability Officer and a minority owner in NAVTOR. In this position he guides NAVTOR’s internal, national and international R&D projects focusing on Sustainable solutions supporting Safe and Efficient Navigation with the basis in NAVTOR e-Navigation platform.

Kenneth Dam

Global Head of Bunkering, TFG Marine

Kenneth Dam joined Trafigura’s fuel oil team in 2017 and in May 2019 became Co-Head of its newly formed bunkering team.  In 2020, Kenneth was appointed Global Head of Bunkering for TFG Marine, a joint venture created between Trafigura and ship owning companies Frontline and Golden Ocean to supply quality marine fuels to ship owners at global strategic bunkering hubs. Before joining Trafigura, from 2011 to 2016, Kenneth worked for Monjasa and played a key role in developing its West Africa bunkering operations.  Before entering the marine fuel supply and shipping industry, Kenneth was a financial advisor for leading Danish financial services company Nykredit.

Karola van der Meij

Team Leader Cruise & Ferry, MARIN

Karola was born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. She got her MSc degree in Marine Technology at Delft University of Technology. After graduation she started working as Project Manager at Maritime Research Institute Netherlands (MARIN). In 2015 she moved to Shanghai to become MARIN representative in China. To serve the shipbuilding industry in Asia and strengthen the cooperation with Shanghai Ship & Shipping Research Institute. End of 2018 she returned to the Netherlands and joined the Cruise & Ferry team at MARIN as Senior Project Manager Powering. Since January 2020 she is Team Leader Cruise & Ferry.

Mike Guggenheimer

President and CEO, RSC Bio Solutions

Mike joined the Blumenthal family of businesses in 2008 and currently serves as President and CEO of Blumenthal Holdings. He oversees daily operations of its three portfolio companies; Blumenthal Brands Integrated (BBI), Blumenthal Business Services (BBS), and RSC BIO Solutions. Mike initiated the company’s move into industrial biotechnology with a 2012 investment in Terresolve Technologies, an entrepreneurial green tech company with a record of lubricant accomplishment dating back to the 1980’s. The RSC Bio Solutions platform has developed into a global leader in performance environmental lubricants and cleaners branded as FUTERRA and ENVIROLOGIC with a unique focus on marine applications. BBI is a globally respected specialty chemical products company, best known for the development of innovative products for tradesmen and DIYers under the iconic GUNK and Liquid Wrench brands.

Prior to joining Blumenthal Holdings, Guggenheimer was an operating partner for Blackstreet Capital Management, a private equity group that focused on control buyouts of under-performing corporate orphans. He also held a variety of general management positions for Milliken & Company, from manufacturing management to strategic business development.

Guggenheimer holds a B.A. in psychology from Davidson College and an M.B.A. from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia.

Martin Gombrii

Director of Marinfloc Sales & Production AB, Marinfloc

Martin Gombrii has been working for Marinfloc AB since 1999 as Sales & Marketing Manager. During these years, he has gained extensive marine knowledge while working on a variety of projects.

During the split of Marinfloc AB, Martin Gombrii was appointed the position of Director for the newly founded company (MSP) with the objective of developing the future of Marinfloc Sales & Production AB.

Mr Martin Gombrii has a university degree from Uppsala University as a Marine Biologist M.Sc.

Jaakko Lappi

Manager, Sales & Helsinki Office, Deltamarin Ltd.

Jaakko Lappi is Sales Manager and head of Helsinki office at Deltamarin. Jaakko is currently responsible for sales and new business development of cruise and offshore segments.

Rebecca Farrall

Managing Director, Aderco Ltd

Rebecca Farrall has a maritime background and has developed a strong reputation for her knowledge and skills gained with Aderco and two of the world’s leading cruise lines as well as her experience working with ro-pax ferries and container shipping. She is also an industry recognised speaker on fuel and bunkering issues.

In 2017 Rebecca joined Aderco – one of the world’s leading fuel treatment companies – to manage their UK, Middle East, USA and Cyprus operations. Her insight into the different maritime sectors covering both technical and operational issues has been invaluable in her work with ship owners, managers and operators who are using Aderco’s fuel treatment products across the globe.

Her maritime career began at sea where she worked until 2011, mainly on container ships, ro-pax ferries and cruise ships. During 2011 Rebecca began her land-based career with Carnival UK as Fleet Operations Manager. This gave her responsibilities for managing and planning ship deployments, handling berthing conflicts and the rescheduling of cruise operations for one of the world’s premier cruise lines.

Rebecca’s involvement with Carnival’s new build and launch events proved invaluable experience of working with senior stakeholders for when she moved to Saga as Planning & Assurance Officer: a role that proved a diverse range of challenges.

Vasco Passanha

Senior Technical Surveyor, Aderco Ltd

SPEAKERS AND HONORABLE GUESTS

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Jon Stewart

President, International Maritime Technology Consultants

CHAIRMAN OF THE EVENT
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Jens Meier

CEO, Hamburg Port Authority

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Andrea Crosetti

Energy Efficiency Management Officer, MSC Cruises

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Øistein Jensen

Chief Sustainability Officer, Odfjell SE

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Peter Wolf

Managing Director, CMA CGM Germany

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Andreas Chrysostomou

Executive Director, Clean Shipping Alliance

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Johann Meyer

Managing Director, Columbia Shipmanagement

Honorable Guest
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Elisa Zamora

Commercial Director, Ports of Tenerife

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Karsten Fach

Managing Director, Marine Service GmbH

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Maja Kriska

Environmental Manager, Shipyard Viktor Lenac

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Aashish Puri

Global Director of Strategic Partnerships, Maritime, Oil & Gas Consulting Services

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Torsten Barenthin

Director Innovation, Fleet Management, Oldendorff

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Andre Bloemendaal

Vice President - Technology, Innovation & Energy Efficiency, Columbia Blue, The Leisure Group

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Alexander Lisnychy

VICE PRESIDENT – Sustainability, Compliance & Quality Assurance, COLUMBIA blue , The Leisure Group

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Christoph Schladoer

Director Technical Projects, Carnival Maritime GmbH

Honorable Guest
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Matthias Ritters

Managing Director, Thome Shipmanagement Germany

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Bipin Chaudhary

Fleet & Business Development Director, V.Ships Germany GmbH

Honorable Guest
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Julian Oggel

Managing Director, Novatug

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Sebastian Klasterer Toft

Senior Business Developer, Maersk Supply Service

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Siddharth Sathiaseelan

General Manager – Voyage Execution Team, A.P. Moller – Maersk

Honorable Guest
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Alex Lemonidis

Managing Director, Element Shipmanagement

Honorable Guest
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Alexander Varvarenko

CEO and Founder, Shipnext

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Ömer Gürkan Ertuğrul

Fleet Technical Manager, Kamer Marine

Honorable Guest
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Kasper van der Heiden

R&D Manager, Jumbo Maritime

Honorable Guest
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George Pitaoulis

Crewing Manager Deep Sea & Offshore Fleet - Branch Office Director, ABC Maritime AG

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Christian Rudbech Simonsen

Senior Decarbonisation Integration Manager, Maersk

Honorable Guest
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Marta Ponis

Marine Technical Director - Northern Europe, RINA

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Päivi Brunou

Head of Cyber Technology, Wartsila Voyage

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Pippa Ganderton

Product Director ATPI HALO CO2 Offsetting, ATPI Marine & Energy

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Ronny De Lange

Regional Manager for Central Europe, Qatar Airways

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Dennis Lühr

Sales Manager, SAACKE

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Ekinsu Rudek

Sales Engineer, Navis Carrier and Vessel Solutions

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Goetz J. Hoefert

Senior Sales Manager, Tribomar GmbH

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John Willsher

Global Marine Key Account Manager, International Paint, AkzoNobel

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Mufit Aslan

CEO, Seltas Shipyard

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Dimitris Charisoglou

Regional Marketing Manager, Seltas Shipyard

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Dor Raviv

Co-Founder & CTO, Orca AI

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Hakon Ellekjaer

Head of Venture - 3D Printing, Thyssenkrupp Wilhelmsen 3D Printing Venture

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Bjørn Åge Hjøllo

Chief Sustainability Officer, Navtor

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Kenneth Dam

Global Head of Bunkering, TFG Marine

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Karola van der Meij

Team Leader Cruise & Ferry, MARIN

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Mike Guggenheimer

President and CEO, RSC Bio Solutions

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Martin Gombrii

Director of Marinfloc Sales & Production AB, Marinfloc

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Jaakko Lappi

Manager, Sales & Helsinki Office, Deltamarin Ltd.

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Rebecca Farrall

Managing Director, Aderco Ltd

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Vasco Passanha

Senior Technical Surveyor, Aderco Ltd

Jon Stewart

President, International Maritime Technology Consultants

Jens Meier

CEO, Hamburg Port Authority

Andrea Crosetti

Energy Efficiency Management Officer, MSC Cruises

Andrea Crosetti joined MSC Cruises in September 2019 as Energy Efficiency Management Officer, with responsibility for Energy efficiency and decarbonisation in London MSC Cruise Management office.

Andrea has a master’s degree in mathematics from the University of Genoa.

He started his career as Officer in the Italian Navy, where he covered the role of responsible for strategic data analysis where he gained experience in different scenarios, areas of operations and international institutions.

After the experience in the military, Andrea joined the cruise industry, leading the most challenging projects supporting digital transformation and onboard energy plants telemetry, building dedicated solutions for ship remote monitoring and energy efficiency.

Before joining MSC Cruises, Andrea covered management role as Solution Manager for ABB, consolidating expertise in plant automation, vessel performance management and marine cybersecurity.

Øistein Jensen

Chief Sustainability Officer, Odfjell SE

Peter Wolf

Managing Director, CMA CGM Germany

Andreas Chrysostomou

Executive Director, Clean Shipping Alliance

Johann Meyer

Managing Director, Columbia Shipmanagement

Elisa Zamora

Commercial Director, Ports of Tenerife

Karsten Fach

Managing Director, Marine Service GmbH

Maja Kriska

Environmental Manager, Shipyard Viktor Lenac

Aashish Puri

Global Director of Strategic Partnerships, Maritime, Oil & Gas Consulting Services

Torsten Barenthin

Director Innovation, Fleet Management, Oldendorff

Andre Bloemendaal

Vice President - Technology, Innovation & Energy Efficiency, Columbia Blue, The Leisure Group

Alexander Lisnychy

VICE PRESIDENT – Sustainability, Compliance & Quality Assurance, COLUMBIA blue , The Leisure Group

Christoph Schladoer

Director Technical Projects, Carnival Maritime GmbH

Matthias Ritters

Managing Director, Thome Shipmanagement Germany

Bipin Chaudhary

Fleet & Business Development Director, V.Ships Germany GmbH

Julian Oggel

Managing Director, Novatug

Sebastian Klasterer Toft

Senior Business Developer, Maersk Supply Service

Siddharth Sathiaseelan

General Manager – Voyage Execution Team, A.P. Moller – Maersk

Alex Lemonidis

Managing Director, Element Shipmanagement

Alexander Varvarenko

CEO and Founder, Shipnext

Ömer Gürkan Ertuğrul

Fleet Technical Manager, Kamer Marine

Kasper van der Heiden

R&D Manager, Jumbo Maritime

George Pitaoulis

Crewing Manager Deep Sea & Offshore Fleet - Branch Office Director, ABC Maritime AG

Christian Rudbech Simonsen

Senior Decarbonisation Integration Manager, Maersk

Marta Ponis

Marine Technical Director - Northern Europe, RINA

Päivi Brunou

Head of Cyber Technology, Wartsila Voyage

Pippa Ganderton

Product Director ATPI HALO CO2 Offsetting, ATPI Marine & Energy

Appointed as Product Director ATPI Halo CO2 Offsetting in September 2021, spearheading ATPI’s client facing Sustainability mission and vision to engage with clients on sustainable travel policies. Pippa has filled various global commercial roles within ATPI since 2006. Director of Global Account Management Strategy ATPI (2018 – current), driving a consistent approach to the account management of a growing portfolio of multi-national/global clients. Prior to the acquisition by ATPI she was Director of Global Sales & Account Management, Instone International. These roles represent strategic experience in the travel management of specialist markets such as Shipping and Energy. From 1990 to 2006 Pippa worked for British Airways, initially in Austria, then in BA’s UK Head Office, where she managed global specialist sales and influenced the global fares product for the marine, offshore and humanitarian markets.

Ronny De Lange

Regional Manager for Central Europe, Qatar Airways

Based in Frankfurt, Ronny de Lange is the Regional Manager for Central Europe at Qatar Airways. Ronny brings 20 years of travel industry experience with him, and is responsible for leading the Commercial Team across Central Europe (Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Hungary & Czech Republic) in the development of medium and long term sales strategy along with developing, delivering and maximizing revenue for Qatar Airways.

Dennis Lühr

Sales Manager, SAACKE

Ekinsu Rudek

Sales Engineer, Navis Carrier and Vessel Solutions

Goetz J. Hoefert

Senior Sales Manager, Tribomar GmbH

John Willsher

Global Marine Key Account Manager, International Paint, AkzoNobel

I have spent 35 years in the marine industry in a range of roles from Chemist to MD of a surface preparation & application company. Over the last 10 years my main focus has been working with customers to improve efficiency through coaings and services. I currently am Global Account Manager at International Paint, managing the team responsible for our largest cusomers worldwide.

Mufit Aslan

CEO, Seltas Shipyard

I majored in Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering. After completing MBA in London I worked as a project engineer for 2 years in one of the largest shipyards in Turkey, Being the fifth generation of the owners, now I manage Seltas Shipyard for 3 years.

Dimitris Charisoglou

Regional Marketing Manager, Seltas Shipyard

Dor Raviv

Co-Founder & CTO, Orca AI

CTO and co-founder at Orca AI. Experienced skipper, artificial intelligence algorithms engineer and maritime navigation instructor. Led autonomous ships projects. Holds a B.sc in industrial engineering, specializing in deep learning pipelines.

Hakon Ellekjaer

Head of Venture - 3D Printing, Thyssenkrupp Wilhelmsen 3D Printing Venture

Hakon Ellekjaer is shipping and previous management consulting professional with a strong track record from transformation projects and digital ventures. Passionate about innovation and transformation – developing and bringing innovative products, solutions and services to the maritime industry. As Head of Venture – 3D Printing, he is fulfilling the vision to disrupt the supply chain for marine parts.

Bjørn Åge Hjøllo

Chief Sustainability Officer, Navtor

Bjørn Åge Hjøllo has a Master in Meteorology, and started his carrier in Norwegian Meteorological Institute’s R&D division in 1992, worked later as a Marine Forecaster and for the three years heading the Marine Forecasting Centre in Norway.

In 2004, he joined C-MAP Norway as General Manager for C-MAP Marine Forecasting Centre. He became Product Manager in C-MAP, later Jeppesen Marine. 

In 2011 he joined a group of managers leaving Jeppesen Marine, establishing NAVTOR AS to focus on e-Navigation. He is today Chief Sustainability Officer and a minority owner in NAVTOR. In this position he guides NAVTOR’s internal, national and international R&D projects focusing on Sustainable solutions supporting Safe and Efficient Navigation with the basis in NAVTOR e-Navigation platform.

Kenneth Dam

Global Head of Bunkering, TFG Marine

Kenneth Dam joined Trafigura’s fuel oil team in 2017 and in May 2019 became Co-Head of its newly formed bunkering team.  In 2020, Kenneth was appointed Global Head of Bunkering for TFG Marine, a joint venture created between Trafigura and ship owning companies Frontline and Golden Ocean to supply quality marine fuels to ship owners at global strategic bunkering hubs. Before joining Trafigura, from 2011 to 2016, Kenneth worked for Monjasa and played a key role in developing its West Africa bunkering operations.  Before entering the marine fuel supply and shipping industry, Kenneth was a financial advisor for leading Danish financial services company Nykredit.

Karola van der Meij

Team Leader Cruise & Ferry, MARIN

Karola was born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. She got her MSc degree in Marine Technology at Delft University of Technology. After graduation she started working as Project Manager at Maritime Research Institute Netherlands (MARIN). In 2015 she moved to Shanghai to become MARIN representative in China. To serve the shipbuilding industry in Asia and strengthen the cooperation with Shanghai Ship & Shipping Research Institute. End of 2018 she returned to the Netherlands and joined the Cruise & Ferry team at MARIN as Senior Project Manager Powering. Since January 2020 she is Team Leader Cruise & Ferry.

Mike Guggenheimer

President and CEO, RSC Bio Solutions

Mike joined the Blumenthal family of businesses in 2008 and currently serves as President and CEO of Blumenthal Holdings. He oversees daily operations of its three portfolio companies; Blumenthal Brands Integrated (BBI), Blumenthal Business Services (BBS), and RSC BIO Solutions. Mike initiated the company’s move into industrial biotechnology with a 2012 investment in Terresolve Technologies, an entrepreneurial green tech company with a record of lubricant accomplishment dating back to the 1980’s. The RSC Bio Solutions platform has developed into a global leader in performance environmental lubricants and cleaners branded as FUTERRA and ENVIROLOGIC with a unique focus on marine applications. BBI is a globally respected specialty chemical products company, best known for the development of innovative products for tradesmen and DIYers under the iconic GUNK and Liquid Wrench brands.

Prior to joining Blumenthal Holdings, Guggenheimer was an operating partner for Blackstreet Capital Management, a private equity group that focused on control buyouts of under-performing corporate orphans. He also held a variety of general management positions for Milliken & Company, from manufacturing management to strategic business development.

Guggenheimer holds a B.A. in psychology from Davidson College and an M.B.A. from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia.

Martin Gombrii

Director of Marinfloc Sales & Production AB, Marinfloc

Martin Gombrii has been working for Marinfloc AB since 1999 as Sales & Marketing Manager. During these years, he has gained extensive marine knowledge while working on a variety of projects.

During the split of Marinfloc AB, Martin Gombrii was appointed the position of Director for the newly founded company (MSP) with the objective of developing the future of Marinfloc Sales & Production AB.

Mr Martin Gombrii has a university degree from Uppsala University as a Marine Biologist M.Sc.

Jaakko Lappi

Manager, Sales & Helsinki Office, Deltamarin Ltd.

Jaakko Lappi is Sales Manager and head of Helsinki office at Deltamarin. Jaakko is currently responsible for sales and new business development of cruise and offshore segments.

Rebecca Farrall

Managing Director, Aderco Ltd

Rebecca Farrall has a maritime background and has developed a strong reputation for her knowledge and skills gained with Aderco and two of the world’s leading cruise lines as well as her experience working with ro-pax ferries and container shipping. She is also an industry recognised speaker on fuel and bunkering issues.

In 2017 Rebecca joined Aderco – one of the world’s leading fuel treatment companies – to manage their UK, Middle East, USA and Cyprus operations. Her insight into the different maritime sectors covering both technical and operational issues has been invaluable in her work with ship owners, managers and operators who are using Aderco’s fuel treatment products across the globe.

Her maritime career began at sea where she worked until 2011, mainly on container ships, ro-pax ferries and cruise ships. During 2011 Rebecca began her land-based career with Carnival UK as Fleet Operations Manager. This gave her responsibilities for managing and planning ship deployments, handling berthing conflicts and the rescheduling of cruise operations for one of the world’s premier cruise lines.

Rebecca’s involvement with Carnival’s new build and launch events proved invaluable experience of working with senior stakeholders for when she moved to Saga as Planning & Assurance Officer: a role that proved a diverse range of challenges.

Vasco Passanha

Senior Technical Surveyor, Aderco Ltd

ABOUT HAMBURG MARITIME FORUM

Crucial for European Region

One of the greatest maritime cities in the world – Hamburg – will be home to one of the most effective maritime gatherings globally – the Hamburg Maritime Forum. A physical event that will take place on November 30th – December 1st. A two day high level event that will gather maritime industry decision makers and experts from various segments ranging from shipowners; ship managers; ship operators; ship builders; ship yards; ports; service providers; manufacturers and technology companies to regulators, governments bodies, associations; classification societies and others.

Structured in the highly effective way , the event will have a conference and an exhibition area. This format will allow to learn the latest updates and trends in the industry as well it will ensure the opportunity to meet the relevant decision makers.

Organized by a well known maritime networking expert – IGGS Group – the Hamburg Maritime Forum is definitely an event not to be missed by anyone who is conducting maritime business in Hamburg and beyond.

TOPICS

Regulations and goals: TODAY / 2030 / 2050:

  • Best practices in making fleet compliant;
  • Different sustainability strategies;
  • Initiatives to do more than required;
  • Road to 2030 and 2050: what works best in the long run?;

Maritime sector in the European region:

  • Expert Analysis: Major challenges within European maritime sector
  • Overview of the current market situation in the European maritime sector;
  • Capital & investment opportunities in short term and long term perspective;
  • Environmental projects and initiatives in the region: best practices;
  • COVID-19: ensuring safety and operational capabilities today and tommorow;

Smart, efficient, advanced and compliant ship:

  • Focus on the scrubbers;
  • Solutions for effective fleet performance management;
  • Safety at sea;
  • General maintenance, cleaning and disinfection solutions;
  • Ensuring safe and timely supplies: spare parts, provisions etc.
  • Effective Propulsion Technologies;
  • BWTS: Getting closer to 2024;
  • Fuel talk;
  • Air lubrication for hull;
  • Hull cleaning solutions;

Cybership: improve vessels with the latest technology:

  • Autonomous Ships;
  • Maritime Simulators;
  • Latest Electronics, IT, AI, Automation and Cybersecurity Solutions;
  • Implementation of Blockchain Technology in Maritime;
  • Vessel Route Planning with the Help of AI;

Ship design / build / retrofit / repair:

  • Latest innovations in shipbuilding sector;
  • Ship design of the future;
  • Improvements in hull design;
  • Retrofitting or repairing a ship in the European region;

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PARTICIPATION FORMATS

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Delegate

  • Access to the conference
  • Access to the business meeting area
  • Scanned business cards of all event participants
  • Presentations of the speakers
  • Invitation to GALA cocktail party

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Exhibition Stand

SOLD OUT

  • IGGS Group will prepare the complete stand for you
  • 3 delegate passes
  • Pre-arranged direct business meetings with selected participants
  • Access to the conference
  • Scanned business cards of all event participants
  • Presentations of the speakers
  • Invitations to GALA cocktail party

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Speaker

  • Opportunity to approach all participants and inform them about your company’s services/products
  • 3 delegate passes
  • Access to the conference
  • Access to the business meeting area
  • Pre-arranged direct business meetings with selected participants
  • Scanned business cards of all event participants
  • Presentations of the speakers
  • Invitations to GALA cocktail party

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Panelist

  • Short individual presentation
  • 1 hour discussion on the stage among industry leaders
  • 2 delegate passes
  • Access to the conference
  • Access to the business meeting area
  • Scanned business cards of all event participants
  • Presentations of the speakers
  • Invitations to GALA cocktail party

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Delegate

  • Access to the conference
  • Access to the business meeting area
  • Scanned business cards of all event participants
  • Presentations of the speakers
  • Invitation to GALA cocktail party

null

Exhibition Stand

SOLD OUT

  • IGGS Group will prepare the complete stand for you
  • 3 delegate passes
  • Pre-arranged direct business meetings with selected participants
  • Access to the conference
  • Scanned business cards of all event participants
  • Presentations of the speakers
  • Invitations to GALA cocktail party

null

Speaker

  • Opportunity to approach all participants and inform them about your company’s services/products
  • 3 delegate passes
  • Access to the conference
  • Access to the business meeting area
  • Pre-arranged direct business meetings with selected participants
  • Scanned business cards of all event participants
  • Presentations of the speakers
  • Invitations to GALA cocktail party

null

Panelist

  • Short individual presentation
  • 1 hour discussion on the stage among industry leaders
  • 2 delegate passes
  • Access to the conference
  • Access to the business meeting area
  • Scanned business cards of all event participants
  • Presentations of the speakers
  • Invitations to GALA cocktail party

SPONSORSHIP

Position your company in the spotlight!

PLATINUM

ONE AND ONLY
Platinum sponsor package
Opening announcement
Speaker slot
Seat in the panel discussion
Exhibition stand

GOLD

Gold sponsor package
Speaker slot
Seat in the panel discussion
Exhibition stand

SILVER

Silver sponsor package
Speaker slot
Exhibition stand

BRONZE

Bronze sponsor package
Exhibition stand

PLATINUM

ONE AND ONLY
Platinum sponsor package
Opening announcement
Speaker slot
Seat in the panel discussion
Exhibition stand

GOLD

Gold sponsor package
Speaker slot
Seat in the panel discussion
Exhibition stand

SILVER

Silver sponsor package
Speaker slot
Exhibition stand

BRONZE

Bronze sponsor package
Exhibition stand

We would like to have your voice heard. We are looking for nominees for five categories. Please fill the form below and let us know your opinion for each category


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DEDICATED TEAM BEHIND THE PROJECT

Hamburg Maritime Forum is organized by IGGS Group. Our overall priority is to provide our clients with the most effective networking platform in the world.

We base our work on honesty, integrity and true dedication to the maritime industry.
We believe that maritime industry needs to work together to ensure sustainable future.
We take great pride that our services facilitate this mutual goal.