Thursday, 13 October 2022

Maritime Day

0830-0930 Registration
Upper Lobby
0930-0935 Opening of Conference Ms. Nisha Pillai
0935-0945 Welcome Remarks H.E. Geir Michalsen
Chargé d’affaires a.i.
Royal Norwegian Embassy, Manila

H.E. Enrico T. Fos
Embassy of the Philippines, Oslo 

Mr. Carl Martin Faannessen
Philippines Norway Business Council

0945-0950 Keynote Address Hon. Elmer Francisco Sarmiento
Department of Transportation
0950-1000 Keynote Address Hon. Jerome T. Pampolina
Assistant Secretary – Office of Sea-based Concerns
Department of Migrant Workers
1000-1010 Opening of Maritime Day Ms. Synnøve Seglem
Norwegian Shipowners’ Association
Deputy Managing Director
Knutsen OAS
1010-1015 Video Norwegian Training Center Manila
1015-1025 Setting the Scene: Back to the Future

To set the scene of the conference, let’s hear about the One Ocean Expedition, the Back to the Future Leadership Program, and the journey from Ishigaki to Manila.

Capt. Jens Joachim Hiorth
Statsraad Lehmkuhl

Mr. Even Storheim
Project Manager
Maritime Bergen 

Dr. Olav Kjellvold Olsen
Professor in Leadership & Organization
University of Bergen

1025-1100 Section 1: Maritime Trends and Expectations for a Sustainable Development

Introductory section focusing on the overall trends and expectations of the maritime industry.

Speaker: Mr. Harald Solberg
Chief Executive Officer
Norwegian Shipowners’ Association

Speaker: Ms. Elisabeth Grieg
Grieg Group

Speaker: Ms. Cristina Saenz de Santa Maria
VP, Regional Manager SEA, Pacific & India
DNV, Maritime 

Speaker: Mr. Gerardo Borromeo
Vice Chair
International Chamber of Shipping Philippines
Chief Executive Officer
PTC Group of Companies

1100-1130 Networking Break
Sponsors’ Hall: Garcia Villa, Balagtas and Balmori
1130-1215 Section 2: Greener Shipping

Section focusing on sustainable solutions in the maritime industry, taking a closer look at decarbonization and reaching net-zero targets.

Speaker: Mr. Erik Hjortland
VP Technology
Odfjell SE

Panelist: Mr. Andreas Enger
Chief Executive Officer
Höegh Autoliners 

Panelist: Mr. Lars Peder Solstad
Chief Executive Officer
Solstad Offshore 

Panelist: Ms. Yngvil Eriksson Åsheim
Managing Director

Panelist: Mr. Ernst Meyer
Chief Executive Officer
Torvald Klaveness

1215-1315 Networking Luncheon Escolta & Spices
1315-1400 Section 3: Making Waves 

Section showcasing maritime initiatives which contribute to changing the future of shipping.

Speaker: Mr. Christopher Heidenreich
Chief Operating Officer
Integrated Wind Solutions

Speaker: Mr. Carl Martin Faannessen
Senior Business Developer

Speaker: Ms. Siri-Anne Mjåtvedt
Chief Executive Officer

Speaker: Mr. Alexander Larsson
Technical Manager
Sumisho Corvus Energy

1400-1430 Networking Break
Sponsors’ Hall: Garcia Villa, Balagtas and Balmori
1430-1530 Section 4: The Human Success Factor

Global socio-economic uncertainties and rapid changes in the maritime industry put pressure on the human success factor and will require agility from ship owners and managers to attract, retain and recruit for the future. Enhanced competence and skills development become even more important as the industry moves towards more digital and automated systems and analytical thinking. 

Philippines’ Role in the Maritime Future

Speaker: Atty. Hernani N. Fabia
Maritime Industry Authority 

Moderated by: Hon. Enrico T. Fos
Embassy of the Philippines, Oslo 

From Seafarer to E-farer

Speaker: Mr. Morten Hasås
SVP Maritime Simulation
Kongsberg Digital 

Speaker: Ms. Maren Nygård Basso
Senior Economist
Menon Economics 

Panelist: Capt. Jo-Even Tomren
Managing Director
Norwegian Training Center Manila 

Panelist: Mr. Sebjørn Dahl
Chief Operations Officer
Höegh Autoliners 

Panelist: Mr. Nils Magne Fjereide
Chief Executive Officer

Loyalty Reinvented

Video: Mariners’ Medico Guide

Speaker: Mr. Kunal Pathak
Loss Prevention Manager, Asia

Speaker: Dr. Glennda Canlas
President & Medical Director
Halcyon Health Network 

Speaker: Ms. Mailyn Borillo
OSM Philippines 

Speaker: Mr. Casper Meland
Chief Executive Officer
Marine Benefits

1530-1535 Musical Entertainment Mr. Frex Cañedo
Engine Cadet

Ms. Rovelyn Ramirez
Deck Cadet

Mr. Kennard Roy Bondal
Deck Cadet

NSA Philippines Cadet Program

1535-1550 Section 5: A Sea of Solutions

Section focusing on addressing and solving plastic pollution at source, and how joint efforts can help raise awareness of the many possibilities available. 

Speaker: Ms. Karoline Andaur
Chief Executive Officer
WWF Norway

Speaker: Ms. Gry Larsen
Head of Sustainability and Public Relations
Grieg Group

1550-1600 Closing of Maritime Day Ms. Nisha Pillai

Mr. Harald Solberg
Chief Executive Officer
Norwegian Shipowners’ Association

1630-1715 Transportation from Hotel to Reception Departures from Main Entrance of Hotel
1800-2100 Reception Statsraad Lehmkuhl
Pier 15, Manila South Harbor
2100-2130 Transportation from Reception to Hotel Departures from Main Entrance of Reception