Get updated on the latest findings and technologies within the field of the evacuation systems and the procedures for their use. Focus will be on passenger ships and other vessels with personnel additional to the vessel crew. The challenges and the newest technologies will be presented by a leading manufacturer.
16:30 - 16:35 Welcome
by Valdemar Ehlers, Danish Maritime
16:35 – 17:30 Innovation in a regulatory controlled market can be challenging
by Niels Frænde, VP Sales Cruise & LifeCraft , VIKING Life-Saving Equipment
Viking introduced its new Novel VIKING LifeCraft System in 2019, and obtained the first Flag approval by Danish Maritime Authorities in August 2019, followed by acceptance from Bahamas Maritime Authorities in January 2020. The LifeCraft System is targeting the New Build and Retrofit Cruise segment, but ferry projects can also benefit for the innovative system under the new SOLAS 2020 regulations.
17:30 – 18:00 Refreshments
18:00 – 19:00 Human factors in life-saving
by Captain Lars Skjold-Hansen, DFDS
An insight into the human factors of life-saving onboard passenger vessels; ensuring all crew members know their roles and perform when challenges occur.
The event is in collaboration with Danish Society for Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Foundation.
Please remember to unregister if you change your mind. Otherwise there will be a no-show fee of 200 DKK.