Thought Leadership Conference

​Singapore Maritime Week 2024 -

SMU Maritime Thought Leadership Conference

17th April, Wednesday 2.30PM to 7.00PM

 

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SMW 2024

 

 

 

 

The Great Integration – a Digital Perspective on the Future Maritime Ecosystem

 

 

The conference aims to delve into the profound transformations awaiting the global maritime ecosystem in the digital age. Two perspectives will be highlighted: The institutional integration between public and private actors driven by digitalisation and the technological integration driven by new software and hardware solutions for the transformational relations between land- and sea-based activities.

 

Agenda:

2.30 PM

Welcome Address by Professor Marcus Ang, Academic Director and Track Coordinator, International Trading Institute

2.35 PM

Introduction to the session and the framework of "The Great Integration - Maritime Digitalisation from an Economic Perspective" by MPA Professor Martin Jes Iversen

2.45 PM

Keynote: Maersk Vision for Maritime Ecosystem by 2030 by Ms Jesselynn Lai, Head of Public Affairs, Southeast Asia and Oceania, A.P. Moller - Maersk

3.00 PM

Perspective 1: Institutional Integration - The Future of Maritime Regulation

  • The Danish Perspective by Mr Andreas Nordseth, Director General, Danish Maritime Authority
  • The Singapore Perspective by Mr Kenneth Lim, Assistant Chief Executive (Industry & Transformation), Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore

3.40 PM

Panel Debate and Q&A: The Future of Maritime Regulation

Moderator: Martin Jes Iversen

Panelist: Jesselynn Lai, Andreas Nordseth, Kenneth Lim

4.00 PM

Tea Break

4.20 PM

Perspective 2: Technological Integration, Sustainability & Digitalisation - The Future of Sea-Shore Relations

  • The connected systems by Mr Sanjeev Namath, Chief Partnership Officer, Zero North
  • Piloting "Pay-As-You-Save" business model to decarbonise the maritime sector by Dr Sanjay Kuttan, Chief Technology Officer, Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation
  • The connected vessel by Mr Ralph Juhl, Executive Vice President, Technical, Hafnia
  • The concept of Sustainability by Professor Henrik Sornn-Friese, Copenhagen Business School

5.40 PM

Panel Debate and Q&A: What constitutes a sustainable maritime ecosystem of the future?

Moderator: Martin Jes Iversen

Panelist: Sanjeev Namath, Sanjay Kuttan, Ralph Juhl, Henrik Sornn-Friese

6.00 PM

Networking Reception

 

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