HISWA Symposium 2018: 50 years HISWA Symposium, 50 years innovation in yacht design’

RAI Amsterdam
Emerald Room

Program Monday November 12, 2018

Moderator: Hans Hopman
12.00 - 13.00 Registration and welcome
13.00 - 13.05Opening by chairman Hans Hopman
13.05 - 13.30Keynote 1: 50 years HISWA Symposium, 50 years innovation
in yacht design
Gerard Dijkstra, Dykstra NA and dr.ir. Lex Keuning
Delft University of Technology
13.30 - 13.55The prediction of on board noise propagation superyachts
Speaker: Prof. Dario Boote, University of Genua
13.55 - 14.20The future of battery storage in large yacht system architecture
Speaker: MEng Simon Brealey, Lateral Naval Architects
14.20 - 14.40Questions and discussion
14.40 - 15.40Coffee break and match making appointments
15.40 - 16.05Prediction methods for Team AkzoNobel in the Volvo Ocean Race and Wind Assisted Ship Propulsion for merchant vessels
Speaker: MSc Rogier Eggers, MARIN
16.05 - 16.30Feasibility study of ultra-thin high strength glass in yacht design
Speaker: Sam Gregson, Eckersley O’Callaghan Engineers.
16.30 - 16.55Hybrid propulsion onboard sailing yachts
Speaker: ir. Evy de Maeyer, Oceanco & Dykstra Naval Architects
16.55 - 17.20Questions and discussion
19.00VriThink’s Night Out

VriThink's Night out is built around 14 catchy 5-minute-presentations and is held annually on the night before METSTRADE. The event offers designers, naval architects and boat builders the chance to show their fresh and creative work, ideas or concepts. This could be a finished yacht, a new design, a rend or any idea you feel our world needs to know about!
Pre-registration is required since we depart from the RAI Amsterdam by canal boat to the city centre of Amsterdam.
During the boat trip, dinner will be served.
You can register for € 25,- while registering

Program Tuesday November 13, 2018

Moderator: Hans Hopman
09.30 - 09.35 Opening day 2
09.35 - 10.00 Keynote: The process of creative thinking,
Speaker Prof.ir. Matthijs van Dijk, Delft University of Technology
10.00 - 10.25Operation based motion analysis
Speaker: B.Eng Giedo Loeff, FEADSHIP
10.25 - 10.50Haptic support for small ships sailing in waves
Speaker: dr. Arthur Vrijdag and dr. Roy Kok, Delft University of Technology
10.50 - 11.10Questions and discussion
11.10 - 12.10Coffee break and match making appointments
12.10 - 12.35Sloshing,: the challenge of swimming pools on yachts
Speaker: MSc J.H Montfort, MARIN
12.35 - 13.00Superyacht construction design space exploration
Speaker: Msc M. van Wijngaarden, FEADSHIP
13.00 - 13.25LY3/PYC to REG code part A&B; what’s new?
Speaker: Ir Bram Jongepier, De Voogt NA
13.25 - 13.45Questions, discussion and closing
13.45 - 14.45Lunch buffet and match making appointments
Afternoon Visit METSTRADE and Happy Hour

Symposium Secretariat: MCI Amsterdam B.V. Schipluidenlaan 4 1062 HE Amsterdam / The Netherlands
Tel.: +31 (0)20 5709 600 E-mail: hiswasymposium@mci-group.com

Organized and sponsored by:
tudelft metstrade hiswa
In cooperation with:
/royal insitution of naval architects
Media Sponsors:
Co-sponsored by:
feadship logo Heesen logo Marin Logo Oceanco logo