Maritime Week: 25th International HISWA Symposium on Yacht Design and Yacht Construction

RAI Amsterdam

Maritime Week

Begindatum: 12.11.2018
Einddatum: 13.11.2018

De Maritime Week is een jaarlijks terugkerend evenement, waarin alle facetten van de maritieme sector in de schijnwerpers worden gezet. De Maritime Week staat in het teken van kennisdeling én ervaren welke opleidings- en carrièremogelijkheden de sector te bieden heeft. De Maritime Week vind dit jaar plaats van 10 november t/m 17 november.

Deadline early fee 8 october 2018

Benefit from high-quality speakers and technical and scientific exchange of the latest developments in the area of yacht building and yacht construction when you attend the 25th HISWA International Symposium on Yacht Design and Yacht Construction.

You have 4 days to benefit from a discounted registration rate of up to €50. Don’t miss the opportunity to collaborate and network with your colleagues.


The programme of the international HISWA Symposium on Yacht Design and Yacht Construction is now online. With tis 50 years, this Symposium is unique in the area of Yacht Design and Construction.
‘Back to the future’ is the theme in 2018. The first edition took place in 1968. During this year’s Symposium naval architect Gerard Dijkstra and former TUDelft Associate Professor Lex Keuning will go back in time and will give also a sneak preview of the future. 

We are delighted to announce that the following speakers are confirmed:

  • Gerard Dijkstra, Dykstra NA,
  • Lex Keuning, Delft University of Technology
  • Ir. Evy de Mayer Oceanco Dykstra Naval Architects
  • MEng Simon Brealey, Lateral Naval Architects
  • Rogier Eggers, MARIN
  • Prof. James O’Callaghan, Eckersley O’Callaghan Engineers.
  • Prof. Dario Boote, University of Genua
  • Matthijs van Dijk, Delft University of Technology
  • B.Eng Giedo Loeff, FEADSHIP
  • Dr. Arthur Vrijdag, Delft University of Technology
  • MSc J.H Montfort, MARIN
  • Msc M. van Wijngaarden, FEADSHIP
  • Ir. Bram Jongepier, De Voogt NA