German Shipbuilding and Ocean Industries Association (VSM) are confirmed as supporters of the Propulsion and Future Fuels Conference. Their support for this year’s conference has been extended to showcase their Manging Director, Reinhard Lüken as one of the 3 conference chairmen. You can find out more about Reinhard and the other conference chairmen here.


VSM - 2022 Conference Supporter

VSM - 2022 Conference Supporter

The VSM represents the political and commercial interests of the German maritime industry, comprising shipyards building oceangoing and inland waterway vessels as well as marine equipment suppliers, classification societies, ship model basins and engineering consultants. The responsibilities of the association include providing members with specialist advisory and support services and representing their interests in public and vis-à-vis political institutions. The VSM also promotes technical and commercial development in the shipbuilding and ocean industry in Germany and abroad. The Association represents its members nationally and internationally.

Join and learn with fellow CEOs and technical directors from ship owning/operating and management companies, ship design and ship building senior executives, sector specialists from fuel, equipment and technology suppliers plus senior management and advisors from classification and policy-making organisations.

Attendees of the 2021 conference said:

“This conference was really good, tackling live questions of industry. Presenters gave a thorough view of different topics I am more informed and well prepared now.”

Naeem Javaid, Global Operations Manager FOBAs, Lloyds register

“Motorships propulsion and future fuels conference stands out from other conferences, well put together programme, highly relevant topics and well selected speakers.”

Rasmus Stute, Vice President - Area Manager, DNV

Book your delegate space today and be a part of the ‘standout’ conference. Use the code ‘PFFEARLY’ at the checkout to save 20%. If you are a member of VSM you will receive a 50% discount on your delegate booking; please speak to your account manager for details on how to retrieve this. For more information contact the team on +44 1329 825335 or email

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