Authored: June 06, 2023

Symposium - Future-ready ship design

On behalf of the READINESS group, we are delighted to inform you that we will host an physical symposium on future-ready ship design. This symposium will take place on June 15, 2023, from 16:00-17:30 CET. The main focus of this symposium lies on the question; ‘How can sea vessels remain efficient and competitive in a rapidly evolving and uncertain society?’. This event is free to attend and open to the public.

Preliminary Program

16:00-16:15 Welcome address / Opening

by J.F.J. Pruyn

16:15-16:35 Session 1: Challenges to come to reliable and clean power & energy solutions for shipping

by Christian Veldhuis (MARIN)

16:35-16:55 Session 2: Corridors and networks/fuel supply & emissions?

by Mark van Koningsveld (TU Delft CiTG)

16:55-17:15 Session 3: A market and governance perspective on the road to green shipping 

by Larissa van der Lugt (Erasmus UPT)

17:15-17:30 Open Panel

by J.F.J. Pruyn

Where and when

June 15th 2023, 16:00-17:30 CET

The mini-symposium will be combined with our department’s (Maritime Transport and Technology) regular PhD colloquium, at Lecture Hall A. You can find the Address of the venue in the map below.

Guests are also welcome to attend drinks offered @Lagerhuysch, 3mE  (17:30-19:00), after the mini-symposium.


If you have any further questions, do not hesitate to contact us at: