As well as giving practical solutions for cost savings and emissions reduction, delegates at the Propulsion & Emissions Conference will have the opportunity to hear from Stefan Micallef, Director MEPC, IMO and Ole Graa Jakobsen, vice president, head of fleet technology, Maersk Line who will give the keynote addresses. Book now to secure your place.

Focussing on the theme of the Conference - ‘Future proofing your fleet to comply with forthcoming regulations’ – delegates will also be able to join in the discussion in the Operator Panel Discussion following the keynotes which will involve operators from different sectors who have chosen different solutions to the forthcoming regulations, including the use of scrubbers and LNG. This will give participants not only the opportunity to gain valuable insight into the pros and cons of all options available but also to ask questions of the operators first hand.

Entitled ‘Preparing the global fleet for future challenges’, panellists will include:Ole Graa Jakobsen, Vice President, Head of Fleet Technology, Fleet Management & Technology, Maersk Line, Tor Øyvind Ask, Fleet Director, Solvang ASA. Thomas David, Head New Building, Shipmanagement, John T. Essberger, Wolfram Guntermann, Director Environmental Management, Ship Management, Hapag-Lloyd. Per A. Brinchmann, Vice President, Technical, Wilh Wilhelmsen.

Shipowners and operators qualify for special rates.

The annual Motorship Propulsion & Emissions Conference is recognised as the most technically informative as well as the longest established conference for the global shipping industry. For further information contact the Events team on +44 1329 825335 or email

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