Tuesday March, 19th

20:00

Wednesday March, 20th

09:00
09:30

Registration in Hotel reception

10:00

Welcome coffee

Exhibitors area
11:30

Conference official opening

Official opening conference begins
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Auditorium
11:45

Where are we now as an industry?

session 1

Bo-Lennart Thorbjörnsson

Auditorium
12:00

Panel debate with ferry top executives

session 2

The next 3 years opportunities. Tonnage development.

Peder Gellert
EVP DFDS Group

Björn Blomquist
CEO ECKERÖ GROUP

Achille Onorato
CEO Moby Line

Pierre-Antoine Villanova
CEO Corsica Linea

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Auditorium - Moderator Bo-Lennart Thorbjörnsson
13:00

Presentation Main Sponsor

Exhibition area
13:10

Worked up an appetite? Lunch is ready

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Exhibition area
14:00

Panel debate with ferry port executives

session 3

The next 3 years opportunities.

Björn Boström
CEO Port of Ystad

Johan Ullenby
CCO Port of Copenhagen/Malmö

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Auditorium - Moderator. Isabelle Ryckbost. Secr. Gen. ESPO.
15:00

The smart ferry and ferry port. Artificial intelligence and automotive solutions.

session 4

Optimal pricing using artificial intelligence.
Victor Velton CEO
Versonix Corporation

It systems for operational port efficiency with cases.
Lars Tingström Director
Hogia

Operational efficiency for on-board catering
Bent Hansen Sen.V.P
Mantec

Efficient crew management Adonis way!
Per Ove Kviteberg CEO
Adonis

Alternativ fuel. Case study. Latest update.
Dietmar Zutt, Head of Sales
Man Energy Solutions, Marine (SESMM )

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Auditorium - Moderator Bruno Valkeniers
16:15

Digital transformation to improve efficiency in ferry operations/marketing

session 5

Eric Wesselman Partner,
Head of Digital Transformation Advisory KPMG

Auditorium
16:30

It’s TIME for a GOOD cup of COFFEE

Exhibition area
17:00

New ships and projects.

session 6

Scandlines E-ferry strategy.
Michael Guldman Petersen Sen.VP
Scandlines

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Auditorium - Moderator Bo-Lennart Thorbjörnsson
17:30

Happy hour and industry awards.

Bo-Lennart Thorbjörnsson & Frans Baud

Auditorium
19:30

DEPARTURE to St. Olofskapel (NH Barbizon)

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Meet in hotel reception

20:30

Walking dinner buffet by Guide Michelin Chef Chris Naylor

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Optimal Gourmet networking.

22:30

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

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Thursday March, 21st

08:30

Welcome coffee

Exhibition area
09:15

Economic outlook Bunker, Brexit, currency

session 7

Tanja Georg, Ass. VP
KfW IPEX-Bank Frankfurt

Auditorium - Moderator Bruno Valkeniers
09:30

How online Travel Agents support ferry operators growth.

session 8

Luca Marini, Commercial Director
Direct Ferries

Auditorium - Moderator Bo-Lennart Thorbjörnsson
09:45

External Trend watching for the ferry industry

session 9

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Auditorium
10:00

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

session 10

The only thing constant is change, also for our industry.

Ger van Langen Director
Wagenborg

Johan Röstin CEO
HH ferry

Morten Larsen Director Project Management
FJORD LINE

Robbie Drummond CEO
Calmac

Jelle Grijpstra General Manager Office
C-Job Naval Architects

Auditorium - Moderator Bo-Lennart Thorbjörnsson
11:00

It’s TIME for a GOOD cup of COFFEE

Exhibition area
11:30

Freight and Roro situation

session 11

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Auditorium - Moderator Bruno Valkeniers
12:00

New smart ideas for the industry

session 12

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Brodosplit

Frederico Di Credico
Managing Director ACT Financial Solutions

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Auditorium
13:00

Incident information management

session 13

Successful handling of incident information in a digital media world. Panel debate

Cor Radings
Director and senior partner MTI Networks.
Media Training International.

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Auditorium - Moderator Cor Radings
13:45

Words of farewell

Bo-Lennart Thorbjörnsson & Frans Baud

15:00

Networking. Visit Hospitality desk/Amsterdam sights and sounds.

DoubleTree by Hilton Amsterdam Centraal Station