The educational initiative Isalos.net in cooperation with SNAME Greek Student Sections organized the panel with subject: ‘’Shipping & Technology: Innovations for the New Decade.’’
The event took place on June 16th and was hosted at Aikaterini Laskaridis Foundation.
The panel aimed to establish a dialogue between students and professionals about the innovations concerning fuels and regulations for the next decade.
The panel consisted of seven professionals from various positions in maritime industry and our professor, Dr. Dimitrios Lyridis, was the moderator.
To be more specific, the speakers focused in five key points of discussions, (a) lower emission requirements and ways of complying with IMO requirements, (b) operational measures, (c) new and alternative fuels, advanced engines, electric propulsion, (d) digital technologies in ship and fleet operation; (e) autonomous ships and other expected technological and operational developments in ship management.
You can find more information in the report from Isalos.net which you can find here.