Bergen International
Shipping Conference

19th October 2024

18th | OCT | 24

Bergen International Shipping Conference

The Shipping Conference has long been regarded as an important meeting point for shipping-related businesses, decision makers in the «blue economy» and academia.

The Bergen International Shipping Conference is going live on October 18th! This years theme is «Coping with change». We dive into the huge game changers affecting our industry, such as AI, geopolitics and climate change.

Our industry has changed a lot through history, and we have succeeded with change numerous times. How can we meet these new challenges, and what changes do we need to make in order to keep our industry in its vital state?

Speakers

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PART 1: A HISTORIC GAMECHANGER
9.00 - 10.20
We celebrate 125 years with the shipowners' association in Bergen in 2024. Bergen has always been coping with massive change and disruptions in the industry. Which factors has contributed to Bergens' maritime success, where others have failed to succeed with change? Is there something in our mentality or in our waters?
9.00 - 09.10
Welcome!
09.10 - 09.15
A HISTORICAL DEEP-DIVE - part 1
We have adopted through extreme change before. What made us who we are today as frontrunners in the maritime industry? How have we coped with change and disruptions in the past?
09.15 - 09.35
A HISTORICAL DEEP-DIVE - part 2

 

09.35 - 09.50
ANALYSIS OF OUR ABILITY TO COPE WITH CHANGE

Torger Reve, Professor Emeritus of Strategy and Industrial Competitiveness at BI Norwegian Business School

09.50 - 09.56
AMAZING INNOVATIONS

 

09.56 - 10.10
CASE STUDY

 

10.10 - 10.20
CASE STUDY

 

10.20 - 10.50
COFFEE BREAK

 

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PART 2: PEOPLE AND CULTURE - HOW TO EMPOWER THE PLAYERS IN THE GAME OF CHANGE?
10.50 - 11.35
The people are our main asset in coping with change. Building a culture where change and innovation are natural elements, is a key factor to succeed. But the people and generations are also changing. How do we invest in our people in this era?
10.50 - 10.56
AMAZING INNOVATIONS
11.00 - 11.10
A PEOPLE ORIENTED CULTURE
 Irene Rosberg, Director of the Executive MBA in Shipping and Logistics (The Blue MBA) at Copenhagen Business School
11.10 - 11.35
PANEL
How do we change in our work with culture and people? New competence is needed in our industry - how do we work that competence in to our culture? How do we increase diversity in our culture, and how do we attract the right people?
11.35 - 12.35
LUNCH
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PART 3 - THE GAMECHANGERS
12.35- 13.35
The megatrends affecting all industries now, are gamechangers - and our ability to cope with these changes, will be vital for the future of the industry. We will take a look at some of these trends, to look into the future - and to see the need for action.
12.35 - 13.00
BACK TO THE FUTURE
Stefan Hyttfors, an acclaimed futurist, author, and award-winning global speaker.
13.00 - 13.20
UPCOMING TRENDS AFFECTING US - AI
13.20 - 13.26
AMAZING INNOVATIONS
13.26 - 14.00
COFFEE BREAK
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PART 4 THE GAMECHANGERS CONTINUES
14.00- 15.00
14.00 - 14.25
UPCOMING TRENDS AFFECTING US - GEOPOLITICS / INTERNATIONAL TRADE
14.25 - 14.31
AMAZING INNOVATIONS
14.31 - 14.55
PANEL - GREEN SHIFT
Call to action from the industry - what kind of tools do we have? What kind of tools do we need??
15.00 -
THE END

Prices from
3490,- NOK

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Accommodation

Vågsallmenningen 16, 5014 Bergen
T: 53 01 22 00

Single room

1495,-

Double room

1795-

When you book use the referancenumber: 6087785

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