Vessel Performance Optimisation Forum Copenhagen
31 October 2018


Outline Agenda

0830 – Registration and coffee

0900 – Chairman’s opening remarks
Jakob Buus Petersen, Vessel Performance Solutions

0915-0945 – Keynote

Session 1:

0945-1015 – Presentation
Dan White, CEO, Signol

1010-1035 – Presentation

1035-1120 – Panel - Transitioning into 2020 – where to begin?
This panel session will discuss what preparations the industry can make to transition into a new regulatory environment. It will give the opportunity for panellists and delegates to raise key concerns about 2020, which compliance options will be used, will there be enough fuel available and how we can prepare crew to operate more technologically advanced equipment.

Panellists include:

  • Dan White, CEO, Signol

1120-1150 – Coffee break

Session 2:

1150-1215 – Presentation
speaker to be announced from VAF Instruments

1215-1240 – Presentation
speaker to be announced from Metis

1240-1350 – Lunch

Session 2 cont:

1350-1415 – Presentation
speaker to be announced from Coach Solutions

1415-1440 – Presentation
speaker to be announced from MMG Propeller

Session 3:

1440-1505 – Presentation
speaker to be announced from Inmarsat

1505–1530 – Presentation
speaker to be announced from Fujitsu

1530-1555 – Presentation
speaker to be announced from MacGregor

1555–1620 – Presentation
speaker to be announced from James Fisher Mimic

1620–1650 – Coffee break 

1650-1815 – Roundtable discussions
To include:

How valuable are noon reports in 2020?

The application of existing technologies

Is the industry brave enough to test new technologies at sea?

The importance of agreed fuel definitions to reduce the risk of charter party disputes

Learning from other industries – what can aviation teach us about fuel efficiency on-board vessels?

1815-1830– Closing note

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A.M.M.I.TE.C. CIRM DUCC - Danish-UK Maritime Association
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