Last chance to sign up for the WISTA Oslo Christmas lunch at Theatercafeen Wednesday 4 December at 1:30pm - join us for a lovely lunch and good discussions and conversations. A great way to start (or continue) the Christmas celebrations.
@piameling from @massterlyautonomous presenting what they are doing with autonomous and reduced crew vessels and how that can be an opportunity to shift transport from road to sea in a financial competitive and environmentally friendly way. 💚💙 @ Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort ... See MoreSee Less
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This is a result of the work of the Diversity Committee in WISTA International - please contact us in the WISTA Norway board if you are interested in contributing in any of the committees in WISTA International. ... See MoreSee Less
Live from the International WISTA conference in Cayman Islands:
Keynote Address – “Crew Up With Women” by Captain Patrik Dahlgren (SVP, Celebrity Cruises)
Celebrity Cruises has a female CEO, several female captains and crew. Patrik says that this diversity also brings out better performance in the men. Men tend to have an over-inflated view on their own performance, he says... ... See MoreSee Less
Autonomous shipping is rapidly developing - if you want to learn more about the global development of autonomous shipping join our evening seminar with Massterly (a Wilhelmsen and Kongsberg JV) next Thursday👊🏻⛴
Wilhelmsen and Kongsberg Maritime have joined forces to lead the development of autonomous shipping globally: they each own 50% of Massterly AS which started operations in September 2018.
Join WISTA Oslo’s visit to Massterly’s “Shore Control Centre” at Lysaker Thursday 7 November at 5pm and hear more about how environmentally friendly, safe and cost-efficient maritime logistics enable a shift in transportation from congested roads to the sea.
From 6pm to 7pm we invite you stay for social mingling over a glass of wine (or alcohol free alternative) and a light snack.
Susan Elizabeth Clark started charity auctions arranged by WISTA and she has continued this tradition together with four other women in a charity called "Beyond Art".
You are invited to their event on the 24th of October in Oslo where a collection of art work will be auctioned to benefit "Women for Women International", a charity that works with women in countries affected by war, violence and conflict.
The evening will also offer live music, inspiring speakers and refreshments.
AGENDA FOR THE EVENING: 17:30 - Registration and art viewing starts 18:00 - Welcome speech by Beyond Art 18:10 - Live music by MayaLila 18:20 - A trip to Syria with Eva Turk 18:35 - "Out of the shadows" by Shazia Majid 18:50 - More Music with MayaLila 19:00 - Break and Art Viewing 19:15 - Auction starts 20:45 - Wrapping up 21:00 - Auction ends
Together with Birgit we have secured some highly interesting individuals to come and join us for a breakfast seminar next Thursday 17 October from 8:30-10:30am onboard TOOL focussing on ocean entrepreneurs. This will give you a chance to see TOOL and to meet and listen to some of the most motivating people within ocean entrepreneurship.
Opportunity to visit the groundbreaking vessel "Energy Observer" in London next monday, 7th October
The President of WISTA France is also the deputy manager for the french maritime cluster. Their member organisation CNIM have installed OceanWings onboard the first hydrogen-powered vessel aiming to achieve energy self-sufficiency with zero emissions.
The boat is coming back from the Spitzbergen islands where scientists could observe the effects of global warming.
CNIM are looking forward to hosting you on Monday, October 7th in St Katherine Docks from 2pm to 6pm.
If you plan to attend, please email email@example.com by October 3rd. ... See MoreSee Less