Associate Vice President for Maritime Initiatives, Old Dominion University
With a broad and diverse maritime background, Elspeth McMahon discusses the potential for maritime collaboration with Old Dominion University.
President, Scania USA
Jörg Franzke, president of Scania U.S.A., Inc., weighs in on how Scania is helping customers meet their decarbonization agendas, and lays out challenges and opportunities on the path ahead.
As shipowners struggle to determine the best means to leverage digital solutions, Tor Svanes, CEO, NAVTOR, is a treasure trove of intel and perspective, past, present and future. Svanes is an ECDIS pioneer with a long personal connection to the tech that sits at the center of unlocking the value of digitalization.
Pieter van Oord
CEO, Van Oord
Pieter van Oord is candid in discussing the future growth of his storied company’s activities in offshore wind with specific insights on challenging current jobs, Van Oord’s recent order of a massive and groundbreaking Wind Turbine Installation Vessel, and the company’s future working in the United States.
CEO and Executive Director, Dredging Contractors of America
The trade group CEO weighs in on the state of the U.S. dredging market.
Søren Andersen, CEO, StormGeo, connects the dots between digitalization and decarbonization.
CEO Maritime, DNV
The pace of technology continues to accelerate in the maritime sector, as Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO Maritime, DNV discusses in Oslo.
President, Callan Marine
At Callan Marine, the dredging business is personal, as Maxie McGuire, President, discusses the value proposition of investing in new equipment and key personnel.
President & CEO, Waterways Council Inc.
Tracy Zea, WCI, discusses the historic $2.5 billion of 100% federal funding for construction and major rehabilitation of U.S. inland waterways projects.
UECC has emerged as a leader in regards to decarbonization, with an order earlier this year for its third LNG battery/hybrid Pure Car/Truck Carrier (PCTC). Glenn Edvardsen, CEO, discusses the strategy and the future for this Oslo-based ship owner.
Marine and Offshore President, the Americas, Lloyd's Register
With $1 billion in turnover and 7,100 employees globally, Lloyd’s Register is on a mission to grow. Earlier this summer it tapped Kevin Humphreys to lead its Americas business, which includes 30 offices in 14 countries, 571 employees and about $60 million in annual revenue.
HR Director, DNV Maritime
An engineer by trade, Yuri Sakurada shares insights on her unique maritime path to a leadership role at DNV.
AWO President & CEO
AWO president & CEO Jennifer Carpenter weighs in on the unprecedented challenges encountered over the past year and addresses top priorities along the uncertain path ahead.
Director, Port of NY/NJ
Sam Ruda, Director, Port NY/NJ, discusses a record 2019, continued investment in infrastructure, and, of course, the impact of COVID-19 on port operations.
President & CEO, Waterways Council Inc.
We recently checked in with Tracy Zea, Waterways Council Inc.’s new President & CEO, on what’s in store for the U.S. inland waterways for the remainder of 2020.
Incoming Executive Director, Maryland Port Administration
We caught up with the incoming Port of Baltimore head to discuss his initial goals for the new role.
Mary Ann Bucci
Executive Director, Port of Pittsburgh Commission
Bucci weighs in on some of the top issues and key projects underway at one of the nation’s busiest inland ports.
Dr. Dirk Jürgens
Head of R&D, Voith Turbo Marine
Dr. Dirk Jürgens heads R&D at Voith Turbo Marine, a part of the family owned Voith conglomerate which employs more than 19,000 people in 60 countries. Voith Rudderpropellers were chosen as the propulsion system for the three new Staten Island Ferry vessels, and Dr. Jürgens discusses the evolution of the system.
Tore Morten Olsen
President Maritime, Marlink
Tore Morten Olsen, President Maritime, Marlink, discusses the pace and direction of high speed comms in maritime.
Chairman & CEO, Campbell Transportation Company
The Campbell Transportation chairman & CEO weighs in on all things inland.
Chairman and CEO, Korean Register
Jeong-kie Lee weighs in on the dominant trends moving the maritime industry into the future.
Group President and CEO, DNV GL
Eriksen offers insights on the markets and DNV GL’s position going forward