Plug and Play Maritime Virtual Launch

Virtual Event

Plug and Play Maritime Virtual Launch
June 29, 2021
3:00PM - 5:30PM CET
Plug and Play Maritime Virtual Launch
June 29, 2021
3:00PM - 5:30PM CET

Join us to virtually launch our new Plug and Play Maritime platform in Antwerp, Belgium!

The launch of our first maritime platform in Antwerp represents the beginning of a new ‘voyage‘ for us at Plug and Play. We are excited to bring this platform to life together with our Founding Partners: City of Antwerp, CMB, DXC Technology, Euronav, and Port of Antwerp.

Get an overview of our activities and a sneak peek into a safer, smarter, and greener Maritime Industry. Hear from our Founding Partners, thought leaders from the innovation ecosystem and meet and interact with our startups! Plug And Play Maritime aims to connect international startups with our Founding Partners to pilot their technologies and drive the future of maritime as a world-class leaders of R&D, innovation and sustainability.


  • 3:00 - 3:10 PM:
    Welcome & Opening Remarks
  • 3:10 - 3:20 PM:
    Keynote by Saeed Amidi, CEO & Founder at Plug and Play
  • 3:20 - 3:40 PM:
    Executive Lightning Talk of our Founding Partners
  • 3:40 - 4:00 PM:
    FoundingPartner Panel "Future of Maritime"
  • 4:00 - 4:05 PM:
    Technology Deep Dive into a safer, smarter and greener Maritime Industry
  • 4:05 - 4:25 PM:
    Startup Presentations
  • 4:25 - 4:45 PM:
    Expert Keynote
  • 4:45 - 5:30 PM:
    Networking & Virtual Fair


  • Saeed

    Saeed Amidi

    CEO, Plug and Play Tech Center
  • Sallar Faridi

    Sallar Faridi

    Director, Plug and Play Hamburg
  • CTO, DXC Technology

    Henrik Jensen

    CTO, DXC Technology
  • Maritime

    Timo Linnemann

    Ventures Team, Plug and Play Stuttgart
  • Sales Director, DXC Technology

    Erik Maes

    Sales Director, DXC Technology
  • Maritime

    Claude Marinower

    Vice Mayor for Economy, Industry and Innovation, City of Antwerp
  • Maritime

    David Neef

    Senior Director Partnerships, Plug and Play Stuttgart
  • Innovation Lead, Manager Innovation Enablement, Port of Antwerp

    Piet Opstaele

    Innovation Enablement Manager, Port of Antwerp
  • Maritime

    Dan Ram

    Virtual Event MC/Host and Speaker, I AM DAN RAM
  • Maritime

    Alexander Saverys

    CEO, CMB
  • Maritime

    Hugo de Stoop

    CEO, Euronav
  • Maritime

    Livia Toth

    Ventures Director, Plug and Play Hamburg
  • Maritime

    Erwin Verstraelen

    Chief Digital & Innovation Officer, Port of Antwerp

Get updates on upcoming events.

Other Upcoming Events