World leading shipping, regulation and owners’ associations and accreditation bodies with portfolio’s representing the industry across the globe ensure Propulsion & Future Fuels remains a top international event.

Our supporters include organisations representing shipowners, fuel and gas providers across the global shipping community, all of whom are offering unique opportunities for their members to save on delegate rates at Propulsion & Future Fuels 2018.

View our supporters below:

  • BIMCO – the world’s largest international shipping association
  • VDR – German Shipowners Association
  • IWSA – International Windship Association
  • ECSA – European Community Shipowners Association
  • Maritime LNG Platform
  • IBIA – International Bunker Industry Association
  • SGMF – Society for Gas as a Marine Fuel
  • VSM – German Shipbuilding & Industries Association

BIMCO is the world’s largest international shipping association, with around 2,000 members in more than 120 countries. Our global membership includes shipowners, operators, managers, brokers and agents.

The German Shipowners’ Association, VDR, is a leading professional association within the German business community. On behalf of around 200 member companies, VDR represents the German shipping industry. Today VDR represents German maritime shipping companies not only in Berlin and Bonn but also in Brussels, London, Geneva and on a global scale.

The International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA) is the voice of the global bunker industry and represents all stakeholders across the industry value chain. Across more than 80 countries, their membership includes ship owners/operators, bunker suppliers, traders, brokers, barging companies, storage companies, surveyors, port authorities, credit reporting companies, lawyers, P&I clubs, equipment manufacturers, shipping journalists and marine consultants.

Supporting associations offer between 50% and 10% discount on delegate places to their members. The delegate package includes a place at the networking drinks reception, a place at the conference dinner, full documentation in electronic format and a place at the technical visit.

To book your place contact the team on +44 1329 825335 to verify your membership and obtain your code. Alternatively, email