Next year’s conference will take place on 19-21 November 2024 in Hamburg.

It is the must-attend event for CEOs and technical directors from ship owning/operating and management companies, ship design/building senior executives, fuel sector specialists, equipment and technology suppliers, plus senior management and advisors from classification and policy-making organisations.

Providing senior executives with a meeting place to learn, discuss and share knowledge of the latest developments in efficient propulsion technology and low flashpoint, low carbon fuels.

Over the two days, delegates can expect to learn from high profile speakers who will be exploring compliant technology & fuel solutions to meet the IMO’s 2050 milestone, and EU’s proposed Fit for 55 tandem regulation. You can also expect to gain insights and analysis of future fuels routes to decarbonisation.

Some testimonials from this year’s Propulsion and Future Fuels Conference included:

“A very well organised conference with good speaker line-up”. Muhammad Usman, Product Manager - Fuel Advisory at Lloyds Register EMEA.

“Well organised. High level presentations. Lots of key take aways”. Chris Opsomer, Marine Research Engineer, Chevron.

“Perfect conference to understand optimised alternative fuel trend to reach decarbonisation”. Hwataik Lee, Senior Engineer, HD Hyundai Heavy Industries.

“Very good. Helped giving directions for Future Fuels & Propulsion”. Antonis Kokkalis, Technical Manager, Samos Steamship.

“The Propulsion & Future Fuels Conference is always one that is interesting to visit because it is one of the few conferences where I find that I learn something”. Tom Strang, SVP Maritime Affairs, Carnival Corporation & plc.

Secure your place now and save 20%.

The call for papers is due for release in the new year, so please contact the team if you wish to get ahead and register your interest for a speaking position on the 2024 programme. Email at, call +44 1329 825335 or visit