WISTA Germany – Personality of the Year 2018

DNV GL is delighted to welcome back WISTA Germany to the DNV GL – Forum: Personality of the Year (PotY) Award ceremony 2018 at this years SMM trade fair.

This is the third time since 2014 that WISTA Germany honors a female personality for special achievements in terms of her career and commitment in the maritime industry.

This year’s event will be kicked-off by a panel discussion on:

Digitization– new chances for women

The panel members are:

  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bohnebeck (Professor for practical computing science and data mining, Hochschule Bremen – City University of applied sciences), 
  • Dipl.-Inf. Hubert Hoffmann (CIO/CDO, MSC Germany S.A. & Co. KG), 
  • Dr. Phanthian Zuesongdham (Head of Digital & Business Transformation and Head of smartPORT Programme Management, Hamburg Port Authority) and 
  • Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen (CEO, DNV GL Maritime)

This discussion will be followed by the award ceremony, including laudatory speech and presentation of the PotY 2018 award winner.

  • Date: 5 September 2018
  • Time: 4.00 p.m. (Entrance from 3.45 p.m.)
  • Place: DNV GL Forum at SMM fair 2018, Entrance East (near hall B4), Ground floor, Hamburg Messe

Please note that you will need a SMM 2018 Visitor Ticket to reach the venue.
Click here for online-booking of tickets for the SMM. 

The online registration is closed, but please feel free to drop by and check for free seats.

Afterwards, all guests are invited to join the WISTA welcome reception at the DNV GL booth (hall B4, ground flour, booth 221).

We are specially welcoming WISTA members from WISTA Netherlands, who will join our event.

WISTA Germany