Wednesday March, 21st

09:00
09:30

Registration in Hotel reception

10:00

Welcome coffee

Exhibitors area
11:30

Conference official opening

Official opening conference begins
Eamonn O’Reilly, CEO Port of Dublin &
Chairmen European Seaport Organisation

Auditorium
11:45

Where are we now as an industry?

session 1

Bo-Lennart Thorbjörnsson

Auditorium
12:00

Panal debate with ferry top executives

session 2

Peder Gellert, EVP
DFDS

Spiros Paschalis, CEO
Attica

Matteo Catani, CEO
GNV

Morten-Haure Peterson, CCO
Scandlines

Auditorium
13:00

Worked up an appetite? Lunch is ready

Exhibition area
14:00

The smart ferry and ferryport future

session 3

Rolls-Royce Intelligent Awareness System –
Enhancing safety through Intelligent Data Fusion
Iiro Lindborg, General Manager
Rolls Royce

The smart/efficient ferry port
Gustavo Miller, President of the Ports & Maritime Division
Cavotec Group

Crew Management the Adonis way:
The smart way!
Per Ove Kviteberg, CEO
Adonis AS

The smart/efficient managed ferry
Bent Hansen, Senior Vice President
Mantec

Auditorium
15:00

Short sea executive panel debate

session 4

Kevin George, CEO
Red Funnel

Robbie Drummond,  Managing Director
Calmac Ferries Ltd

Johan Röstin, CEO
HH Ferries 

Auditorium
16:00

It’s TIME for a GOOD cup of COFFEE

Exhibition area
16:30

New ships and projects

session 5

The year of the dog
Mike louagie
Ferry Shipping News

Trends in new ordered Ro pax. Possibilities for operators and ports
Anders Øsgård, CCO
OSK group

Polferries new builing project
Piotr Redmerski, President
Polferries

Auditorium
17:15

Future and development on the Ro ro and transport market

session 6

Intermodal freight and its future
Joachim Coens, CEO
Port of Zeebrugge

Autonomous and digital development in the transport chain
Roman Poersch, Managing Director
Wilhelm Borchert GmbH

Auditorium
17:45

Connectivity and digital future for ferries and ferry ports

session 7

Profitable Customer connectivity
Jan Erik Norli ,CSO Marcom 
TELENOR MARITIME

How Artificial Intelligence can improve sales and production. KLM success case
Johan Thorbjörnsson
GOOGLE Scandinavia

Next generation efficient Seaware
Victor Velton, President
VERSONIX Corporation

The Ferry and Ferry port vision
Ole Sivertsen, SVP
GLOBAL EAGLE

Auditorium
18:45

Happy hour

Exhibition area
19:30

DEPARTURE to St. Olofskapel (NH Barbizon)

Meet in hotel reception

20:00
22:30

Having good connections and conversations? Let’s talk some more over a nightcap

sponsor PORT OF YSTAD

Thursday March, 22nd

08:30

Welcome coffee

Exhibition area
09:30

Economic and market trends

session 8

Tanja Georg, Ass. VP
KfW IPEX-Bank Frankfurt

Auditorium
09:45

BOLT Ferry smart Think tank. How will we look in 2025?

session 9

The only thing constant is change, also for our industry

Alister Eagles, CEO
SEATRUCKS FERRIES

Basjan Faber, Managing Director
C-Job Naval Architects

Henk Grunstra, Product Director
Damen Shipyards Gorinchem

Auditorium
10:30

Efficient Ferry communication in a digital media landscape.

session 10

Debbie Hindle, Managing Director
FOUR COMMUNICATIONS London

Auditorium
10:45

Hilton group brand/product strategy

session 11

Jochem-Jan Sleiffer, SVP Operations
Hilton Worldwide

Auditorium
11:00

Future of motorist holidays/short breaks/transport

session 12

Emma Batchelor, Director
DISCOVER FERRIES

Auditorium
11:15

It’s TIME for a GOOD cup of COFFEE

Exhibition area
11:45

Ferry ports development, solutions and visions panel

session 13

Björn Boström, CEO
Port of Ystad

Eamonn O’Reilly,  CEO
Port of Dublin

Barbara Buczek, Director
Port of Dover

Peter van de Meerakker, CEO
Port of IJmuiden

Auditorium
12:45

New smart ideas for the industry

session 14

Smart simulator solutions
Joost van Ree, Commercial director Co-founder
Simwave B.V

Online training and assessment to help secure safe operations
Peter Frankel, CCO
Marine Learning Systems

Auditorium
13:30

Words of farewell

Auditorium
13:45

Lunch in Sky lounge

13:50

Networking. Visit Hospitality desk/Amsterdam sights and sounds.