Governance

ShippingLab is governed by a steering committee consisting of partners in ShippingLab. The steering committee members represent different types of partners in ShippingLab and thus balances the interests of the different stakeholders.

Steering committee members and roles

Chairman
Kjeld Dittmann
Wärtsilä Lyngsø Marine
Represents large companies in ShippingLab

Vice-chairman
Claus Winter Graugaard
Senior Vice President
J. Lauritzen
Represents shipowners in ShippingLab

Michael Paarup
Chief Operating Officer, Logimatic Solutions
Represents SME’s in ShippingLab

Peter K. Sørensen
Vice President
FORCE Technology
Represents Danish government-approved Research and Technology Organisations in ShippingLab

Mette S. Hansen
Head of Maritime DTU
Represents universities in ShippingLab

Cecilie Lykkegaard
Deputy Director
Danske Maritime
Observer. Represents the technology suppliers in the Danish maritime industry in general in ShippingLab

Asbjørn Overgaard Christiansen
Head of Innovation and Danish Shipping Academy
Danish Shipping
Observer. Represent the shipowners in general in ShippingLab

Per Sønderstrup
Director, Ship Survey, Certification and Manning
Danish Maritime Authority
Observer. Represents Danish Maritime Authority in ShippingLab

Jakob Dahl Wedel
Program Officer
Innovation Fund Denmark
Observer. Represents Innovation Fund Denmark in ShippingLab

Work Package Leaders

Work package 1 – Digital Ship Operations

John Koch Nielsen
Senior Project Manager, R&D Coordinator
FORCE Technology

Work package 2 – Autonomy

Mogens Blanke
Professor, Automation and Control
DTU Electrical Engineering

Work package 3 – Decarbonization

To be announced.

 

Work package 4 – General management, Integration & Outreach

Magnus Gary
Project Director
ShippingLab