KNVTS lecture: KNVTS Ship of the Year – Electric ferry Bryggen

Damen Naval, Vlissingen De Willem Ruysstraat 99, Vlissingen, Netherlands

Speakers: Henk Grunstra, Product Director Damen Ferries, Bastiaan Vink, Product Specialist Public Transport at Damen. In 2021, Damen Shipyards won the KNVTS Ship of the Year Award 2021 with its fully electric ferry Bryggen, which currently sails in Copenhagen. During this lecture, the speakers will explain more about the design and its automatic fast charging […]

KNVTS lecture: AlViVi – Breakthrough digitalisation platform

De Rietschans, Haren Meerweg 221, Haren, Netherlands

To innovate for customers, Alewijnse sought to solve one of the largest challenges for the maritime industry — simplifying the IT architecture required to operate multiple, critical ship systems in a constrained space.  Rather than deploy and manage individual IT architectures spread across the vessel for each control system for propulsion, energy, navigation, communications, electrical, […]

Asia Pacific Maritime (APM) 2022

Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

Asia Pacific Maritime (APM) is a premier exhibition and conference in Asia showcasing a complete overview of the vessel sectors – services and solutions, technology, vessels equipment, machineries, supplies, and many more.

KNVTS lecture: A precautionary approach to developing nodule collector technology

Damen Naval, Vlissingen De Willem Ruysstraat 99, Vlissingen, Netherlands

The basis of GSR’s research and development (R&D) strategy was developed in 2013 following a desktop study which defined an integrated concept of operation. A key component of the deep seabed mining system is the Seafloor Nodule Collector (SNC). The SNC has a significant influence on the overall operational environmental impact and on the achievable […]

OTC Asia

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

KNVTS webinar: Arctic shipping


Speaker: Björn von Ubisch, Director Ubitec BV / This webinar will be in Dutch. As part of a KNVTS-wide initiative, the various departments have joined forces with the aim of organising a webinar at least once every quarter that ties in with a recent SWZ|Maritime special. As the first of this initiative, the Rotterdam department […]


Oslo, Norway

Nor-Shipping brings the industry together. Learn more about new ocean solutions, and meet the companies that are taking positive #ACTION, from 10-13 January 2022 in Oslo.

KNVTS Lecture: Top Sector Water & Maritime and cooperation with the sector

Van der Valk hotel Leeuwarden Lynbaan 35, Leeuwarden, Netherlands

This lecture is organised by the KNVTS and is in Dutch. Sinds 2021 is Thecla Bodewes boegbeeld van de Nederlandse Topsector Water & Maritiem, waar industrie, wetenschap en overheid samenwerken om duurzame economische groei te behouden en maatschappelijke uitdagingen zoals vergrijzing en klimaatverandering aan te pakken. Deze unieke vorm van samenwerking is bedoeld om innovatie […]

Havencongres Rotterdam 2022

LantarenVenster, Rotterdam Otto Reuchlinweg 996, Rotterdam, Netherlands

Please note this event is in Dutch. Al 40 jaar de C-level conferentie voor en door ondernemers over de strategische thema's van invloed op de bedrijfsvoering, productie en logistiek. Thema op dinsdag 19 april: The roaring twenties: Competitive edge vs maatschappelijk draagvlak. We leven in een turbulente tijd met veel uitdagingen waar we de schouders […]

Sea Japan

Tokyo, Japan

Every two years since 1994 when the event was born in Yokohama, Japan’s shipbuilding and shipping industry gathers together at Sea Japan to showcase the very latest in marine technology and to meet and do business with their partners and suppliers from around the world.

KNVTS lecture: The Suez Canal and the Ever Given

Royal IHC Kinderdijk Kinderdijk, Netherlands

This lecture is organised by KNVTS Rotterdam department in cooperation with CEDA Netherlands and is in Dutch. More information is yet to be announced. A fee will apply to attend this lecture.

KNVTS Spring Event

Amsterdam, the Netherlands

KNVTS will meet in person again for its annual Spring event, this time with The Great Bubble Barrier. We will have drinks in Amsterdam Noord and go on a boat ride, during which we will have the chance to follow part of the operation of the Bubble Barrier system currently installed in Amsterdam Westerdok. The […]