About The Event

Autonomous Ship Expo and Conference 2023, to be held at RAI Amsterdam, the Netherlands, June 20, 21, 22, 2023, is dedicated solely to showcasing the latest and next-generation solutions and technologies to enable varying degrees of automation – from anti-collision assistance to fully autonomous operation – across the ship and cargo handling sectors.

A truly global event, with exhibitors and visitors participating from all over the world, Autonomous Ship Expo conveniently brings together the latest autonomous navigation technology and automated onboard systems developers; sensor technology; e-navigation systems; automation software and maritime remote-control technology providers. Plus, leading companies that produce simulation, testing and validation solutions; cybersecurity and remote satellite communications that will help ship designers, fleet owners, naval architects, classification societies, port authorities, shipyards, terminal managers, equipment manufacturers and maritime research organizations prepare for the introduction of autonomous ships and operational challenges.

The world's leading conference will run alongside the expo and feature leading experts from around the world, who will present the latest technological innovations, case studies and research programs, providing a unique opportunity to exchange ideas and network with this pioneering community of maritime engineers.

Speakers Announced

Ørnulf Jan Rødseth

Norwegian Forum for Autonomous Ships/SINTEF Ocean


Andre Burgess

National Physical Laboratory


Makoto Ito

ClassNK


Jake Rigby

BMT


Masanori Muto

Mitsubishi Research Institute


Massimo De Lauro

National Research Council - Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR) - Istituto di Ingegneria del Mare (INM)


Ole Andreas Alsos

Norwegian University of Science and Technology


Mark Casey

UK Hydrographic Office


Bora Choe

Samsung Heavy Industries


Tom Barr

Wärtsilä


Sean Pribyl

Holland & Knight LLP


Carl Johansson

Avikus


Frank Kraemer

IBM


Jakob Weibrecht

Sternula A/S


Joowan Kim

Samsung Heavy Industries


Chris Balls

Cayman Maritime


Phil Thompson

BMT


Jonathan Goulding

HFW LLP


Salvatore Mauro

CNR-INM (Italian National Research Council - Institute of Marine Engineering)


Mark Johnson

Haynes and Boone CDG LLP


Paul Margat

German Aerospace Center


Zachary George

CRFS


Hans-Christoph Burmeister

Fraunhofer CML


Vidar Helgaas

Kongsberg Maritime


Takeru Suzuki

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd.


Antoon van Coillie

Zulu Associates/Anglo Belgian Shipping Company


Thibaut Van Zwijnsvoorde

Flanders Hydraulics


James Fanshawe

Sea-Kit International


Carlos Barrera

Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN)


Jason McFarlane

Hyke


Jason Halog

German Aerospace Center


Richard Robertson

SMIT Salvage


Edward Milne

Hexagon Autonomy and Positioning


Alexander Klein

German Aerospace Center


Emin Nakilcioglu

Fraunhofer CML


Renée Schulz

JRCS Co. Ltd.


Donald Roussel

Conseil International CMI-IMC International Council


Howard Tripp

L3Harris


Patrick Potgraven

Ministry of Infrastructure and Watermanagement


Mariam Mgeladze

Ankara University, Law Faculty, The National Center for the Sea and Maritime Law


Colin Field

Ocean Infinity


Henrik Jacobsen

IHM A/S


Nick Swift

Forum Technologies Ltd


John Cross

Marine Institute of Memorial University


Surinder Tara

HGIS


Frank Stevens

Erasmus School of Law (ESL)


Meriam Chaal

Aalto University


Speaker Registration

Interested in speaking at the event?

The conference program for June 2023 is already full. Use the form below if you would like to join the list of standby presentations for 2023 and be put on a priority list for consideration for the conference in June 2024.

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For further details, please contact:

Conference Director
Samuel Gee
Phone Number

+44 1306 871209

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Oliver Taylor
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RAI Amsterdam, the Netherlands

RAI Amsterdam
Europaplein 24
1078 GZ Amsterdam
The Netherlands