The launch event will take place on 27th of August 2019 at Hotel Andromeda in Oostende (Belgium). This is a great opportunity to learn more about the pilot actions and other aspects of the the project. Hydrogen experts will be on site as keynote speakers and representatives of other marine hydrogen projects, setting the scene for hydrogen in shipping. A world-café will get you the opportunity to get in touch with these experts and discuss this highly topical issues.
The event is held in conjunction with the Hydrogen Days in Oostende, which offer visitor the opportunity to ride on a hydrogen-powered boat (you need to register seperately for this option by following the link above).
Registration link below is solely for registration for the H2SHIPS project launch event in the afternoon.
|13:00||Registration and Networking-Lunch|
|14:00-14:15||Opening and Welcome|
Setting the context:
Mayor of Oostende (tbc): Perspective of Oostende and Importance of hydrogen
Hydrogen Europe: Context and Policy Landscape
Presenting the project H2SHIPS:
Overview by Interreg North-West Europe Joint Secretariat and Lead Partner EIFER
Introducing the pilot actions in Oostende and Amsterdam
Synergies with other marine H2-Projects and initiatives
H2PORTS: The first European port facilities to use hydrogen-powered machinery
Hub for Ocean Norway: two projects for H2 passenger vessels
European Marine Energy Centre:
HyDIME - retrofit of an excisting ferry with a dual fuel hydrogen injection system
HySEASIII: fully hydrogen powered ferry constructed an operating in Orkney
|16:45-17:45||World Café: discuss topical issues on hydrogen and marine applications with our expertes in an interactive workshop session over coffee and snacks|
|17:45-18:00||Closing Remarks and Outlooks|