Member meeting: Danish Export - Marine

Strengthen your network and gain fresh insights as Danish Export – Marine members are gathering for a networking dinner and meeting. Join us as we explore the future of the maritime industry.


20.11.2023 - 21.11.2023

Dinner: 20 November at 19:30 hrs. | Meeting: 21 November at 9:30-14:45 hrs.


Den Blå Planet, Jacob Fortlingsvej 1, 2770 Kastrup


Members of Danish Export - Marine
Member meeting & network dinner: 1.490 DKK
Member meeting only: 1.045 DKK

Members of Danish Export Association, but not Marine
Member meeting & network dinner: 2.535 DKK
Member meeting only: 2.090 DKK

Mie Jakobsen Head of Marine and Head of Cruise & Ferry danish export / dansk eksport
Head of Marine and Head of Cruise & Ferry Mie J. Jakobsen +45 2173 6336
Project Manager Riikka Kuusilehto +45 6020 8563
Project Consultant Henriette Mogensen Danish Export
Project Consultant Henriette Mogensen +45 3125 7678

HAFNIA will share insights as pioneers in eco-friendly shipping with their cutting-edge methanol vessels. The 'Industry Update' will delve into market dynamics and crucial drivers. Meanwhile, Alfa Laval's perspective will highlight how innovative technologies are leading the way to a greener future for marine propulsion. Join us to explore the forefront of sustainable shipping and gain invaluable industry foresight.

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    Join our networking dinner to expand your network

    Secure your seat for the dinner at SEATING restaurant at Scandic CPH Strandpark. Enjoy a 3-course dinner with drinks while reconnecting with Marine network colleagues. Limited seats available, so don't miss out!

    When and where:
    Monday 20 November at 19:30 hrs.
    SEATING, Scandic CPH Strandpark, Amager Strandvej 401, 2770 Kastrup

    Need a hotel room in Copenhagen?
    We recommend you to book a room at Scandic CPH Strandpark. 

  • Chris Pålsson

    Christopher Pålsson, Managing Director & Partner

    Christopher's expertise spans across manufacturing industries, governmental agencies, ship owners, and business organizations. As Managing Director & Partner at maritime-insight, he has a broad professional background. Christopher has been involved in various aspects of business development, transportation, and logistics studies. He has held leading positions in Lloyd’s List Intelligence, IHS Fairplay, Lloyd’s Register-Fairplay, and the Institute of Shipping Analysis (SAI).

  • Brug Ikke Jeppe Jacobsen Alfa Laval (1)

    Jeppe Jacobsen, Vice President - Business Unit Heat & Gas Systems

    Jeppe leads the development of advanced heat and gas systems for the maritime industry. With over a decade of experience, Jeppe's technical expertise, including his role as Global Marine Sales Manager, has been instrumental in commercializing market-leading solutions for steam, combustion, and thermal oil. His commitment to innovative, sustainable technologies positions him as a driving force in shaping a greener, more efficient future for the industry.

  • Udklip

    Jørgen Thuesen, Vice President Technical

    With extensive experience, Jørgen is a seasoned professional in the maritime industry. Currently serving as the VP Technical at HAFNIA, he plays a crucial role in driving technical excellence. His journey includes eight years as General Manager Technical at HAFNIA, where he excelled in overseeing technical operations. Jørgen previously served as Director at ERRIA Consulting and as Operations Manager at Jens Jakobsen A/S, an oil & chemical tanker company, consistently advancing the maritime sector.


  • The agenda is currently being fine-tuned, and we will update as we confirm new details

  • 09:00 - 09:30

    Arrival and breakfast

  • 09:30

    Welcome and Introduction to the Program

    by Mie J. Jakobsen, Head of Marine
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    Networking Session: Meet and Greet

    Member-to-Member presentations and request for input from your industry collegues

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    Fueling the Future: HAFNIA's Methanol-Powered Vessels

    by Jørgen Thuesen, Vice President Technical, Newbuildings & Projects, Hafnia

    HAFNIA, a global shipping leader, excels in transporting refined oil products and chemicals with a strong focus on environmental responsibility. They own and operate a fleet of tankers designed to carry various liquid cargoes, including chemicals and oil products.

    HAFNIA has recently ordered a series of cutting-edge dual-fuel methanol chemical IMO II MR vessels. 

    During the upcoming presentation, Jørgen will delve into various aspects of HAFNIA's operations, including legal considerations related to environmental regulations such as IMO Trajectory and CII EU ETS. He will explore retrofit and fuel-saving applications, examine the future of maritime fuels from Hafnia's perspective, and take a closer look at their product tanker fleet. Additionally, he will discuss newbuilding perspectives and Hafnia's current and future orders, emphasizing the driving forces behind their strategic decisions.

    Join us to gain valuable insights into Hafnia's journey towards sustainability and their vision for the future of the shipping industry.

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    A speaker will be confirmed shortly

  • 12:00-12:45

    Networking lunch

  • 12:45-14:40

    Industry Update: Navigating the Global Market - Unveiling Key Drivers for Change

    by Christopher Pålsson, Managing Directorv & Partner, maritime-insight

    In an ever-evolving global market, it's essential to understand the core catalysts behind significant decisions. From ordering new vessels across various segments such as crude, product, LNG, dry bulk, container, to exploring the future of fleet propulsion.

    Join us as we delve into the pivotal drivers shaping the maritime industry's path forward. Chrisopher will give you valuable insights and foresight on the market developments in the shipping industry.

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    Coffee Break and Meet & Greet

    Member-to-Member presentation around the table

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    Alfa Laval: Pioneering Sustainable Solutions in Maritime Propulsion

    by Jeppe Jacobsen, Vice President - Business Unit Heat & Gas Systems, Alfa Laval & Frode Lundsteen Hansen, Regional Business Development Manager, Asia & Nordics

    Alfa Laval is a driving force behind sustainable solutions in marine propulsion. Join us as we delve into how Alfa Laval's innovative technologies are reshaping the maritime landscape, reducing emissions, and setting the course for a more eco-friendly future in shipping.

    Explore a decade of Alfa Laval Marine's journey towards sustainability, past, present, and future.

    Dive into Alfa Laval’s latest acquisition – Marine Performance Systems, now known as OceanGlide, led by Frode Lundsteen Hansen. Join us to discover how Alfa Laval is driving sustainable solutions, reshaping marine propulsion, reducing emissions, and charting a greener future in shipping.

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    Closing Remarks: Network Updates & Upcoming Activities

    by Mie J. Jakobsen, Head of Marine
  • 14:45

    End of Program: Thank You for Your Participation