Events

30
may 2024
09:00-15:00

Maritime Research Alliance PhD Day: The Liner Shipping Game

On 30 May 2024, the MRA network for maritime PhD fellows and postdocs invites junior researchers to try The Liner Shipping Game at Copenhagen Business School from 9.00-15.00.

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12
jun 2024
14:00-15:30

Maritime security and geopolitical rivalry in the South China sea

This seminar takes stock of tensions in the South China sea. Leading experts will discuss the geopolitical, legal and economic implications of current developments.

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Previous events

14-15
may 2024
2 days

Scandinavia Maritime Fair

Maritime Research Alliance is contributing to a maritime session at the Scandinavia Maritime Fair on 14-15 May 2024. More info to follow. Save the date.

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21
mar 2024
10:00-16:00

Workshop: ‘Zero Emission Port Stay’

The day will include a summary of the findings from the report by DTU and AAU, keynotes on regulation and the grid challenges (from EnergiNet), a panel discussion on the current state of shorepower and the challenges faced by the different actors (ports, shipowners and solution suppliers) and breakout sessions diving into different complementary and alternative technologies.

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06
mar 2024
10:30-14:00

Maritime Careers Fair

Together with Aalborg University and ShippingLab, Maritime Research Alliance is hosting a ‘Maritime Careers Fair’ in Aalborg on March 6.

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29
feb 2024
09:30-16:00

Education Conference: Supplementary Education and Training of the Future

The purpose of the conference is to delve into the specific issues relevant to including more formal supplementary training. For that we need input and ideas from the industry. Therefore there will be several relevant workshops all rooted in the question: Which central topics must supplementary education consist of?

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16
jan 2024
14:00-18:00

Maritime Research Alliance PhD Day: Decarbonizing the maritime sector

On 16 January 2024, the MRA network for maritime PhD fellows and postdocs organized an event at Copenhagen Business School.

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08
nov 2023
14:00-14:30

Development of commercial decision support systems in shipping – how to optimize operations (at the Digital Tech Summit 2023)

On the 8 November from 14:00 to 14:30, Maritime Research Alliance organized a conference session on how to use data to support commercial decisions in tramp segments. The session was part of the Digital Tech Summit 2023.

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08
nov 2023
12:45-13:15

AI in the maritime sector – future outlook and impact (at the Digital Tech Summit 2023)

On the 8 November from 12:45 to 13:45, Maritime Research Alliance organized a conference session on the role of AI in the maritime sector. At the session two researchers investigated how Chat GPT will impact the maritime sector. The session was part of the Digital Tech Summit 2023.

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02-03
nov 2023
2 days

ErgoShip 2023

Maritime Research Alliance was part of the ErgoShip 2023 Conference on 2-3 November at University of Southern Denmark, Esbjerg Campus. The focus of the conference was human factors in a maritime context. The conference was hosted by Center of Maritime Health and Society at University of Southern Denmark.

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13
oct 2023
13:30-15:00

Maritime Research Alliance PhD network visit to MAN ES

On 13 October from 13.30 to 15.00 Maritime Research Alliance organized a company visit to the worlds largest producer of two-stroke ship engines MAN Energy Solutions. The visit was for maritime PhD fellows and postdocs.

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22
jun 2023
09:30-16:00

Workshop: Batteries and Electrical Energy Storage in Shipping

On the 22nd of June, Maritime Research Alliance co-organized a workshop on batteries and electrical energy storage in shipping together with Green Ship of the Future, Danish Center for Energy Storage, Danish Maritime and Danish Shipping.

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24
may 2023
11:00-15:00

2nd Industry-academia workshop on green transition in ports and city-port relations

On 24 May, Maritime Research Alliance organized a follow-up workshop on green transition in ports and city-port relationships at Aarhus Harbor. The workshop was a follow-up on the Ports as ecosystems workshop held in March.

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23
mar 2023
10:00-14:30

Ports as Ecosystems: Enabling the green transition

The Maritime Research Alliance, in collaboration with Danske Havne, Danske shipping- og havnevirksomheder and the mPATH-project, hosted an interactive workshop where some of the top port researchers in Denmark, industry stakeholders, and ports came together to discuss and pair the concrete needs of the industry with academic expertise and the newest research within the field of port-city interaction and the green transition. We ended the day with concrete project ideas that we could then take further.

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15
mar 2023
10:00-16:30

MRA PhD network: Introduction to the maritime sector for maritime PhDs and postdocs

On Wednesday 15 March the MRA PhD network hosted a whole day event at SIMAC where maritime PhDs and postdocs could get an introduction to the maritime sector.

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01
feb 2023
13:30-17:30

MRA PhD network seminar

On the 1 February Maritime Research Alliance hosted a seminar in the MRA PhD network. At the session we had presentations and feedback by maritime PhDs on current PhD projects at the MRA member institutions.

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15
dec 2022
14:00-18:00

Making Oceans Count: Roundtable and Project Presentation

In the past two year CBS has been researching and developing blue metrics for nordic financial institutions together with The Green Digital Finance Alliance, WWF, and Hub Ocean. On 15 December, CBS and Dansif cohosted a panel discussion followed by a presentation of the result of this project.

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10
nov 2022
09:00-17:00

Carbon free shipping and shipping carbon – contracts in context

On 10 November from 9 to 17, the Shipping and Ocean Law Research Group (SHOC) and Centre for Private Governance (CEPRI) at University of Copenhagen organized the conference: Carbon free shipping and shipping carbon – contracts in context.

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25
oct 2022
09:00-17:00

Digital Tech Summit 2022

Maritime Research Alliance was part of the maritime stand at the Digital Tech Summit 2022. On 25 October, we also co-organized two maritime sessions on digitalization and automation in shipping.

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06
oct 2022
09:30-16:00

Maritime education and future competencies in shipping

Thursday 6 October from 10 am to 4 pm, Maritime Research Alliance and Danish Shipping co-organized a conference in Copenhagen on maritime education and future competencies in shipping.

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15
sep 2022
09:00-16:00

MRA session at the Tech BBQ 2022

On the 15 September 2022, Maritime Research Alliance organized a session at TechBBQ 2022 together with ShippingLab and Green Ship of the Future where we invited Mash Makes and A.P. Møller Mærsk to a dialogue on collaboration between corporates and startups in the maritime sector.

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07
sep 2022
12:30-16:00

MRA PhD network: visit to Port of Aarhus

On 7 September, the MRA PhD network for maritime PhD fellows planned an excursion to Port of Aarhus. Participation was only possible for PhD fellows at a MRA member insitution.

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18
aug 2022
13:30-17:30

Ports as Energy Transition Hubs Network Event

On 18 August, CBS Maritime, Copenhagen School of Energy Infrastructure, Maritime DTU and Maritime Research Alliance were hosting a network event at Tokai University in Vedbæk.

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10
may 2022
16:30-19:00

Green Shipping Project network event

On 10 May, Maritime Research Alliance hosted a network event at the Green Shipping Project workshop at Copenhagen Business School.

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03
may 2022
16:00-17:30

Lessons for Offshore Wind Development: Best Practices from Denmark and beyond

On 3 May from 4 pm to 5.30 pm, the Center for Law and Governance at University of Copenhagen hosted a roundtable on Lessons for Offshore Wind Development: Best Practices from Denmark and beyond with more than 80 participants.

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26
apr 2022
14:00-16:00

World Maritime Technology Conference 2022

On 26 April from 2 pm to 4 pm Maritime Research Alliance organized an interactive seminar on the future of maritime at the World Maritime Technology Conference.

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20
apr 2022
15:00-19:00

Maritime Research Alliance PhD Network

On 20 April, Maritime Research Alliance organized the first network meeting for maritime PhD fellows. Guest speaker was Beizhen Jia (PhD from Aalborg University) who is Data Scientist at D/S NORDEN

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10
mar 2022
09:00-15:00

Maritime Megatrends Workshop

On 10 March, Roskilde University and Danish Maritime organized a workshop on maritime megatrends.

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03
mar 2022
11:00-16:00

Maritime Research in Denmark and Japan – Opportunities for Collaboration and Funding

On 3 March, Aarhus University and Japan Alumni and Research Assembly organized a conference on maritime research collaboration between Denmark and Japan.

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09
dec 2021
09:00-16:00

Plotting the course: maritime industry-research collaboration

On 9 December 2021 Maritime Research Alliance invited maritime stakeholders and researchers to a one day conference at the Lauritzen Bulkers headquarters on industry-research collaboration in the maritime sector.

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30-01
nov 2021
2 days

Digital tech summit 2021

At the Digital Tech Summit 2021 in Øksnehallen, Maritime Research Alliance and MARLOG organized a stand where it was possible to meet maritime researchers, companies, regulators, and industry experts.
Maritime Research Alliance furthermore organized a session on digitalization and green shipping and a session on autonomous shipping.

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28
oct 2021
13:00-16:00

Human/Tech workshop

In this workshop leading researchers and indutry experts engaged in a discussion on the current and future issues of human and technology collaboration. The workshop was developed by MARLOG in collaboration with Maritime Research Alliance.

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25
oct 2021
13:00-13:45

Autonomous Ships: A new paradigm for Norwegian shipping

In this webinar, Adrienne Mannov from Aarhus University and Peter Aske Svendsen from NFA presented their research on autonomous shipping as this relates to seafaring and technology, based on their 2019 report, “Transport 2040: Autonomous ships: A new paradigm for Norwegian shipping – Technology and transformation”.

The event was organized in collaboration with MARLOG

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06
oct 2021
13:00-13:45

Autonomous Ships from the Perspective of Operation and Maintenance

Autonomous ships have been a hot topic in maritime transport research in the past years. However, there are still many unanswered questions regarding what defines an autonomous ship and the potential and limitations of implementing and operating these. In this webinar, Stig Eriksen from SDU/SIMAC is exploring these topics.

The webinar was developed in collaboration with MARLOG.

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21
sep 2021
09:00-14:00

Creating Circular Economy Clusters for Sustainable Ship Recycling in Denmark

On 21 September, Copenhagen Business School hosted the closing conference of the project “Creating Circular Economy Clusters for Sustainable Ship Recycling in Denmark”. At the conference, the main results of the project were presented.

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02
jun 2021
12:00-12:30

Fixtures in the container shipping chartering market and the changes in charterers-shippers relations during 2008 crisis

In this webinar, Agnieszka Nowinska from Aalborg University and Hans Joachim-Schramm from CBS talk on their paper: Fixtures in the container shipping chartering market and the changes in charterers-shippers relations during 2008 crisis

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05
may 2021
12:00-12:30

ShipWeldFlow – Digital Twins to enable more digitization and robotization on shipyards

In this video, Professor Christian Schlette (SDU Robotics) talks about the IFD-funded project ShipWeldFlow, where they develop novel digital analysis and optimization tools to support the workflow of robotic welding in shipbuilding operations. The session was developed in collaboration with MARLOG.

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28
apr 2021
12:00-12:30

Digitalization and Publication of Historical Sea Charts of the Danish Straits

In this video, Associate Professor Thomas T. Nielsen (Roskilde University) will explain about a project where the Maritime Museum of Denmark, The Royal Danish Library and RUC collaborated on scanning, geometrically rectifying and finally publishing old naval charts at historiskatlas.dk. The session was developed in collaboration with MARLOG.

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21
apr 2021
12:00-12:30

The NORDEN voyage

In this webinar, Associate Professor Martin Jes Iversen from CBS will present and analyze the recent development of the Danish shipping company D/S Norden from around year 2000 to the present days

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14
apr 2021
12:00-12:30

Human Factors in shipping

In this video, Lisa Loloma Froholt (University of Southern Denmark) and Mads Ragnvald Nielsen (Scoutbase) discuss how the concept of Human Factors in the maritime industry can be understood and what it means in practical terms?

The session was developed in collaboration with MARLOG.

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07
apr 2021
12:00-12:30

The future of Blue Economies

In this video, Matthew Spaniol (Aarhus University) presents the interim results from the Interreg vb North Sea PERISCOPE project, a foresight study that involved scanning the horizon from the bird’s nest to identify the innovations that will impact the blue economies in the future, and the accompanying forecasting results that timestamp when in the future the innovations are expected to become commercially available. The session was developed in collaboration with MARLOG.

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24
mar 2021
12:00-12:30

Green marine fuels in your engine

I this video, Associate Professor Anders Ivarsson (DTU Mechanical Engineering) present the current status of their projects and experimental capabilities in the field of green marine fuels (lignin fuel, ammonia, and dimethyl ether) in their combustion engine laboratory.
The session was developed in collaboration with MARLOG.

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17
mar 2021
12:00-12:30

Is shipping decarbonization possible? A RoPax case study

On this webinar, professor Harilaos Psaraftis from DTU outlines the main decarbonization challenges. The session was developed in collaboration with MARLOG.

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10
mar 2021
12:00-12:30

The limits of capacity building. Lessons from maritime security in the Indian Ocean

In this video, Professor Christian Bueger (University of Copenhagen) presents the insights of a research project from the SafeSeas network. The presentation builds on a study of capacity building to fight piracy in the Western Indian Ocean. The webinar was developed in collaboration with MARLOG.

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03
mar 2021
12:00-12:30

How to optimize port calls

In this video, Associate Professor René Taudal Poulsen (Copenhagen Business School) presents the key findings from an international research project on port call optimization in tanker shipping. The session was developed in collaboration with MARLOG.

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