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Energy efficiency improvements in the shipping industry are being driven by economy, compliance, and customer requirements, and it is one of the most important factors when it comes to reducing carbon footprint of the maritime industry.

Norwegian technologies are shining a spotlight on the role of emerging technologies to support a green transition of the maritime sector into a sustainable future. On 10th of November, NBA is delighted to invite experts from DNV, Jotun, Kongsberg Maritime and Ulstein to share with us their latest insights regarding Maritime Technologies - Energy Efficiency & Operation Optimization. During the session, a variety of topics will be covered, including inclusive maritime innovation, the latest research progress, and deployment of new technologies to achieve energy efficiency & operation optimization.

During the session, our guest speakers will deep dive into the challenges and opportunities that the industry encounters, and we will have Q&A session after the presentation. Our guest speakers include:

Fuel Transition in Shipping with Safety and Design Impacts

Torill Grimstad Osberg, Head of Gas Carriers and Alternative Fuels Expert Team, DNV Maritime China.

The key to decarbonization: An always clean hull

Eric Gao,Regional Category Manager - NEA - Hull Performance,Jotun

Environmental-friendly shipping through optimized energy consumption

Chen Ying,Head of Offshore Segment, Kongsberg Maritime China Ltd.

Ship Designs prepared for the Zero-emission maritime operations

Lucy Lu, Marketing & Sales Director, Ulstein China


17:15 – 17:45 Registration

17:45 – 17:50 Welcome remark

17:50 – 18:10 Presentation from DNV

18:10 – 18:30 Presentation from Jotun

18:30 – 18:50 Presentation from Kongsberg Maritime

18:50 – 19:10 Presentation from Ulstein

19:10 – 19:30 Q&A

19:30- Dinner

Moderator: Martin Wernli, Chairman of NBA, Senior Vice President & Country Manager Greater China, Kongsberg Maritime

Food and drinks will be served for the event. Please register ASAP!

Date: 10th November 2022

Time: 17:15 PM – 21:00 PM (Registration from 17:15 PM – 17:45 PM)

Venue: Ballroom, 3F, Andaz Xintiandi, 88 Songshan Road, Huangpu, Shanghai



  • Ying Chen (Head of Offshore Segment at Kongsberg Maritime)

    Ying Chen

    Head of Offshore Segment at Kongsberg Maritime

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  • Eric Gao (Regional Category Manager - NEA - Hull Performance at Jotun)

    Eric Gao

    Regional Category Manager - NEA - Hull Performance at Jotun

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  • Lucy Lu (Marketing & Sales Director of Ulstein China)

    Lucy Lu

    Marketing & Sales Director of Ulstein China

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  • Torill Grimstad Osberg (Head of Gas Carriers and Alternative Fuels Expert Team at DNV Maritime China)

    Torill Grimstad Osberg

    Head of Gas Carriers and Alternative Fuels Expert Team at DNV Maritime China

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