Innovation and Shipping Seminar, Gard AS

Welcome to the first seminar of YoungShip Sørlandet 2017! We are kicking the year off with an amazing seminar! During this Tuesday evening we will have some great speakers that will discuss how innovative solutions will influence our industry and how we as individuals can be part of influencing the future!


7th March - 17:30 - 20:30


Free for members, others 70 NOK


Gard AS, Kittelsbuktveien 31, 4836, Arendal



17:30 Registration and refreshments

18:00 Welcome from Gard AS, Arendal.

18:10 Ole Aabel, Sempro: Big Data

Ole Aabel from Sempro will come and discuss Big Data and Shipping. You have perhaps heard about Big Data, but how does it work, in which areas can it be used and how can it be relevant for Shipping?

19:10: Henrik Ringbom, Åbo Akademi / UiO
Innovative ideas are also creating new challenges. Henrik Ringbom from Finland will discuss the legal challenges that will come with Unmanned vessels.

20:00 Nicolas Wilmot, Senior Adviser, Gard AS
We will round up the seminar with an interactive group discussion

20:30 Wine tasting with Malin Petre Gustavi
Alcohol free alternative will be available as well

The event is free for YoungShip members, but if you are interested in attending the event, you are welcome to do so against the fee of 70 NOK / person.

Sign up by sending email to You are welcome to bring a friend to the event.