Navigating course towards sustainable future: Nordic Maritime Forum, Oslo

Scheduled for June 18th and 19th, the Nordic Maritime Forum in Oslo will draw maritime professionals from across the Nordic region and beyond. This highly anticipated event serves as a dynamic platform for industry stakeholders, encompassing shipowners, ship managers, ports, regulators, classification societies, technology firms, and suppliers, to delve into pivotal issues shaping the maritime sector.

Central to the discussions will be the imperative of decarbonization. With the global drive for sustainability gaining momentum, the maritime industry faces mounting pressure to curb its carbon footprint. Participants will engage in robust discussions on innovative strategies and technologies aimed at achieving greener and more sustainable maritime practices.

Alongside environmental concerns, the forum will spotlight seafarers’ well-being and safety. Recognizing the crucial role played by maritime professionals, sessions will explore avenues to improve working conditions, prioritize mental health, and ensure the safety of seafarers at sea.

Additionally, digitalization and artificial intelligence (AI) will occupy prominent positions on the agenda. With rapid technological advancements reshaping the maritime landscape, attendees will explore the transformative potential of digital solutions in optimizing vessel performance, bolstering operational efficiency, and enhancing decision-making processes.

The event will commence with a Gala Cocktail Party at the close of the first day, offering attendees an informal setting to network and forge valuable connections. This social gathering promises to foster camaraderie and collaboration among industry peers.

Day two will feature presentations and panel discussions from leading experts and thought leaders, providing insights into emerging trends and best practices. As the forum concludes, the excitement will peak with an Awards Ceremony, celebrating outstanding achievements and contributions to the maritime industry. This significant event will honor individuals and organizations that have demonstrated excellence and innovation in their respective fields.

The Nordic Maritime Forum in Oslo represents a main moment for the maritime community to unite, exchange knowledge, and chart a course toward a more sustainable, efficient, and resilient future. With a diverse range of topics and engaging activities planned, participants can anticipate an enriching experience.

Nordic Maritime Forum:

Date: June 18 – 19, 2024

Location: Oslo, Norway

Venue: The Grand Hotel Oslo by Scandic

Organizer: IGGS Group


This article is written by the IGGS Group. The opinions expressed herein are the author’s and not necessarily those of the Shipping Telegraph.