Speakers

Thursday, 14 October 2021

Opening and Welcoming Remarks

Claudia Ohlmeier
President WISTA Germany

Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou
President WISTA International

Kitack Lim
Secretary
General International Maritime Organization
– Remote-

Keynote speech  “The Future of Shipping”

Matthew Griffin
311 Institute and World Futures Forum
Founder

Session 1: „New economy 2025 for the maritime industry“

Dr. Pierre C. Sames
DNV
Group Research and Development Director

Dr. Ralf Belusa
Hapag Lloyd AG
Managing Director – Digital Business & Transformation

Kai Miller
Kuehne+Nagel
 Trade Management

Dr. Phanthian Zuesongdham
Hamburg Port Authority 
Head of Division Port Process Solution

Monique Giese
KPMG
Partner, Global Lead Shipping
Moderator

Interactive Panel 1: People

Yvette de Klerk
Wallem Group
Head of Training Ship Management

 

Yuri Sakurada
DNV
People Director, Maritime

 

Ulla Eithz Nielsen
V.Ships (Germany) GmbH
Managing Director

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Robert Neuhann
Accenture Interactive
Associate Manager / Recruitment Lead

Monique Giese
KPMG
Partner, Global Lead Shipping
Moderator

 Interactive Panel 2: Finance

Magda Kopczynska
European Commission
Director for Waterborne Transport in Directorate-General for Mobility & Transport
– Remote –

 

Halvor Sveen
Maritime & Merchant Bank ASA 
CEO

 

Barbara Behrends-Troost
KFW IPEX – Bank
Director Portfolio Management Maritime Industries

Keno Eden
 Nordic Hamburg Projects & Finance GmbH
Managing Director

 

Sieke Kremer-Tiedchen
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein
 Attorney-at-Law
– Moderator –

 

Friday, 15 October 2021

Session 2: “Climate change and its impact on maritime business models”

André Wiersig
Open Ocean Swimmer and Ocean Ambassador

Peter Björkborg
 Stena Bulk
Manager Sustainability & Transformation

Andrea Debbane
Kuehne+Nagel
Global Head of Sustainability

Lan Wu
Oldendorff Carriers GmbH & Co KG, Lübeck/Hamburg
Director – Chartering

Matthias Wiese
Siemens Energy
Director Strategy & Innovation Marine

Anne Moschner
DNV Maritime
Communications Director
Moderator

 

Session 3: “Intelligent infrastructure & Asset service of 2025 enhancing supply chain efficiency”

Benjamin Weinacht
CMB Germany GmbH & Co. KG 
Managing Director

Lisa Radke
Hapag Lloyd AG
Senior Director and Head of Global Terminal Procurement

 

Despina Panayiotou Theodosiou
Tototheo Maritime
CEO

Danilo Flores
Mimotype Technologies GmbH
Founder & Chief Strategy Officer

Ines Nastali
IHS Markit
 Senior Custom Publishing Editor | Maritime Publications
– Moderator –