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Lighthouse workshop 2016 – Towards a competitive, sustainable and safe maritime sector

15 December, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Lighthouse mission is to promote research, innovation and development that benefit the maritime cluster and contributes to a competitive, sustainable and safe shipping. Welcome to a productive and interesting day with the target to take the next step for the maritime sector.

The day will:
• present results from Lighthouse pre-studies decided in 2015 and 2016
• demonstrate challenges that the sector faces today with the goal of finding competitive solutions
• look ahead and provide the basis for specific studies, programmes and projects and Lighthouse’s continued work and priorities for research, innovation and development

09.00 Coffe and registration
09.30 Report from Lighthouse pre-studies 2016
– Autonomous safety on vessels – Robert Rylander, Viktoria Swedish ICT
– The waterway – the intermodal piece to resource efficient regional and urban transport – Karl Garme, KTH
– Dynamic design of ships – Peter Grundevik, SSPA
– Reducing emissions from shipping: the role of ports
– Sustainability classification for vessels – Karin Andersson, Chalmers
– Release of Lighthouse pre-studies 2017, Åsa Burman, Lighthouse

10.40 Coffee break
11.00 Panel discussion – the way to a sustainable, safe and competitive maritime sector
Mats Englund, Application Manager, Alfa Laval
Rikard Engström, Vice president, Swedish Shipowner´s Association
Harry Robertsson, technical director, Stena Teknik
Joakim Ärlund, CEO, Ports of Sweden

11.40 Visions of future shipping
Egil Hystad, General Manager, Market Innovation, Wärtsilä

12.00 Lunch
13.00 Workshop – research and innovation in the years ahead
During the workshop, led by Lighthouse programme committee, you will be given the opportunity to deepen and broaden your network, discuss with others in the sector about challenges and needs, and discuss concrete topics for the future

17.00 Ending

Moderator: Pernilla Warberg

NOTE! Last day of registration is 7 December. The day will be held in English and is free of charge. However, a no-show fee of 500 SEK will be subjected to those who register but do not appear without sufficient prior notice.



15 December, 2016
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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