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Networking Opportunities


Who will you meet at Shipping2030?

Shipping2030 will connect high-level executives from across maritime industries including cargo, cruise, and offshore segments, with technical and digital expertise not necessarily involved in traditional shipping.

Previous attendees include Vice Presidents, Managing Directors, CEOs, COOs, CTOs, CIOs, Heads of Technology, Operations, Fleet and Legal, Technology Directors, Senior Operations Directors and many more, from companies including:

Shipping2030 Networking

Day 1 Reception

Kick-start your networking and enjoy a relaxed drink with fellow attendees. This party is the place to mix and mingle with your colleagues, make new contacts and enjoy an evening that will set the stage for your full conference experience. 

Shipping2030 & GST Gala Dinner & Awards

Join the Shipping2030 and GST communities for a glamorous evening of dinner, celebrations, relaxed discussions, and networking with the industry's top players.

Interactive features

Breakout Sessions

Dig deeper into the key industry issues and devise innovative solutions to real business problems.These interactive working group sessions allow delegates and speakers to come together and experience a collision of ideas and approaches.

Audience Engagement Platform

Have your say and join in the debate. Ask your pressing questions anonymously to speakers and fellow attendees, and cast your vote in live polling to see how the experts analyse your feedback.

Informal Networking Breaks

Coffee breaks and lunches are the perfect opportunity to explore the buzzing exhibition, interact with the Shipping2030 crowd, and chat to clients and colleagues in a relaxed environment.

Selected shipowners can attend for free!


Relevant job titles include:

- C-Suite (CEO, CFO, COO, CTO, CIO, CCO, CSO, CRO)- Managing Director- General Manager- VP, SVP- Chairman- Head of Innovation- Head of R&D- Head of Business Development- Fleet Director- Operations Director- Commercial Director- Head of Strategy and Planning- Head of IT

Shippers, Cargo Owners, Charterers

Relevant job titles include:

- Head of Outbound Logistics- Head of Shipping- Transportation Manager- Category Manager- Marine Manager

*All passes are subject to verification

Shipping2030 Mobile App

Our state-of-the-art mobile app enhances the conference experience and maximises networking value for all attendees.

  • View the full participant list
  • Photos enable you to put names to faces
  • Send private messages
  • Schedule 1-2-1 meetings
  • Build your own agenda
  • Participate in interactive polls