Snic 2024

We are thrilled to announce the fifth edition of the Singapore-Norway Innovation Conference (SNIC) 2024, themed:

Smarter Ships, Smarter Ports – Driving Innovation in the Maritime Industry

The conference is powerfully backed by two of the leading maritime nations in the world, collaborating to create new business opportunities.

SNIC 2024:

Smarter Ships, Smarter Ports – Driving Innovation in the Maritime Industry

Join us at the Singapore Norway Innovation Conference (SNIC) 2024 for an insightful and impactful event focused on cutting-edge advancements in the maritime industry.

This year’s conference is dedicated to exploring how innovations in technology, finance, and a continuous focus on safety are shaping the future of maritime operations, ensuring sustainability, efficiency, and growth.

We also emphasize cross-industrial learning, bringing together insights and experiences from various industries to foster a rich environment for innovation and collaboration.

Event details:

Dates:November 6-7, 2024
Venue: Conrad Centennial, Singapore

Target audience:

– Shipowners, ship managers, and operators
– Offshore operators
– Port and terminal operators
– Investors and financial institutions
– Government agencies and regulatory bodies
– Business and thought leaders from Singapore, Norway, and ASEAN

PROGRAM (might subject to changes)
November 6, 2024
08:00 – 09:00Registration and networking
09:00 – 09:15Welcome address
09:15 – 09:45Keynote: Shaping the Future of Maritime Innovation and Sustainability
09:45 – 11:00Session 1: Game-Changing Decarbonisation Technologies

Electrification, energy efficiency, and alternative fuels transforming the maritime world.
11:00 – 11:30Morning tea and networking break
11:30 – 12:15Session 1 (continued)
12:15 – 13:30Lunch break
13:30 – 15:00Session 2: Singapore’s Energy Transition Vision by event sponsor DNV

15:00 – 15:30Afternoon tea and networking break
15:30 – 16:30Session 2 (continued)
16:30 – 18:00Cocktail reception

Location: Conrad Centennial, Singapore
November 7, 2024
08:00 – 09:00Registration and networking
09:00 – 09:30Keynote: Creating a Culture of Innovation
09:30 – 10:30Session 3: AI-Powered Ports

How data analytics are revolutionizing port operations and cutting emissions.
10:30 – 11:00Morning tea and networking break
11:00 – 12:30Session 4: Funding maritime innovations 

Innovative financing models and green bonds driving maritime sustainability.
12:30 – 13:30Lunch break
13:30 – 15:00Session 5: Carbon Capture Breakthroughs

Cutting-edge CCS technologies paving the way for a greener maritime industry.
15:00 – 15:30Afternoon tea and networking break
15:30 – 16:50Industry workshops

Hands-on sessions tackling key maritime and energy challenges.
16:50 – 17:00SNIC Awards 2024

Honoring the top innovators and technology leaders in the maritime sector.
19:00 – 21:00Closing dinner

Location: TBC

We will announce keynote speakers and sponsors in upcoming news updates. Follow us on LinkedIn!

We are finalizing the program and will release tickets in early August. If you are interested in contributing to SNIC 2024, please email Interim Executive Director Anders Hegre at NBAS ( or Senior Market Advisor in Innovation Norway Singapore, Daniel Seow (


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