Innovation 15-02-2024
Blue economy, Energy Transition

Navigating the future: Highlights of the World Maritime Forum 2024

The upcoming World Maritime Forum, scheduled for February 27th and 28th, 2024, will convene at the AC Bella Sky Convention Center. The main topics on the agenda will include decarbonisation, sustainability, safety at sea, sustainable port initiatives, future fuels, AI in the maritime industry, and digitalisation in the maritime industry.


Among the distinguished delegates set to attend are shipowners, ship managers, ports, regulators, classification societies, technology companies, manufacturers, and service providers.


The forum serves as a crucial platform for industry leaders and stakeholders to convene, exchange ideas, and explore innovative solutions to pressing challenges facing the maritime sector. With sustainability and decarbonisation at the forefront of global agendas, discussions will focus on strategies to reduce emissions, promote eco-friendly practices, and ensure the long-term health of our oceans.


Safety at sea, maritime fuels and digitalisation

Safety at sea remains a top priority, with sessions dedicated to best practices, regulatory compliance, and technological advancements aimed at enhancing maritime safety standards. Sustainable port initiatives will also be highlighted, emphasising the importance of greener, more efficient port operations and infrastructure.


The forum will delve into the future of maritime fuels, examining emerging technologies and alternative fuels to power vessels in a more sustainable manner. AI and digitalisation will be key themes, with discussions centred on leveraging technology to optimise operations, improve efficiency, and drive innovation across the maritime industry.


Overall, the World Maritime Forum promises to be a dynamic and impactful event, providing a platform for collaboration, knowledge sharing, and collective action to shape the future of the maritime sector. With its diverse range of topics and esteemed participants, the forum is poised to drive meaningful progress toward a more sustainable, efficient, and resilient maritime industry.


World Maritime Forum
Dates: February 27 – 28, 2024
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Venue: AC Bella Sky Convention Center
Organizer: IGGS Group


Bron: SZW Maritime