Maritime Technologies Forum


Event Date: Thursday, April 27, 2023

Location: Begonia Junior Ballroom, Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre, level 3, Singapore

Time: 16:00-18:30 (SGT) 

Cost: Free of Charge

Operational Management to Accelerate Safe Maritime Decarbonisation

Join us during Singapore Maritime Week for a panel event with leaders from Maritime Technologies Forum (MTF) and across the industry as we discuss the findings and implications from our soon-to-be released publication. We will cover the necessary changes in operational management and crew training to accelerate safe maritime decarbonisation. Following a presentation on the findings from the report, the panel will discuss:

  • The urgency to close identified gaps in international requirements
  • The pathways and barriers to addressing identified gaps
  • Potential contributions from the maritime industry and individual stakeholders


Time   Panel Details
16:00 Welcome and Introduction Dr. Pierre Sames, Strategic Development Director, DNV (MTF Working Group Chair)
16:15 Presentation of New Report Yildiz Williams, Lead Marine Consultant, Lloyd's Register (MTF Project Manager)
16:30 Panel Discussion

Christopher J. Wiernicki, Chairman, President and CEO, ABS (MTF member)
Nick Brown, CEO, Lloyd’s Register (MTF member)
Dan Vivian, Commercial Director for the UK Flag, MCA (MTF member)

Caroline Yang, President, Singapore Shipping Association
Mark O’Neill, President, InterManager
Capt John Lloyd, CEO, The Nautical Institute
Dr. Pierre Sames

17:30 Networking Reception Continue discussion with panelists and networking

..You won’t want to miss this first-of-its-kind event, bringing together class societies, flag states and other industry.. ..leaders! Stay after and enjoy a networking reception immediately following the panel discussion...

Space is limited, reserve your spot today!