YOUNG @ NOR SHIPPING 2017
Oslo is proud to be hosting «Young@Nor Shipping» 29th May – 1st June 2017. Together with the Nor-Shipping 2017 team we will host inspiring events and facilitate networking between our members and professionals from the international maritime industry
WHEN: Monday-Thursday 17:00 – late
WHERE: BAR Tjuvholmen – same place all week
WHAT: A different program each day – the topics focus on relevant themes for the future of our industry. New of this year is our exclusive collaboration with Nor-Shipping 2017. After the YoungShip Oslo events, we will continue the summer evenings together with industry professionals attendig the official Nor-Shipping 2017 Lounge at Tjuvholmen.
Nor-Shipping Island offers a prime city center location within easy walking distance of anywhere in central Oslo. Tjuvholmen is known for its contemporary architecture, high-quality restaurants and art and now also its brand new design hotel, the Thief.
The popular Aker Brygge wharf area is also right at its doorstep.
BAR Tjuvholmen is our Delegates’ Lounge for the week, and will be open to all delegates after work and throughout the evening, Monday through Thursday.
This venue is in the heart of the Festival Street and will be a don’t-miss spot during the entire week. Some sections of the venue will be available for reservations.
A core site for many of the Young@NorShipping events during the week, BAR Tjuvholmen will also be centre arena for the official Nor-Shipping Closing Party on Thursday.
The Young@Nor-Shipping initiative is a result of cooperation between Nor-Shipping and YoungShip, the fast-growing international non-profit organization for young professionals in shipping. The two organizations continue their formal partnership agreement, which began in 2012. The aim is to further develop Nor-Shipping as an arena for the next generation, stimulating collaboration and ensuring the resources to make that happen.
All maritime professionals, regardless of age, were welcome to visit the Young@Nor-Shipping social hub on Nor-Shipping Island, the centralized networking area for the Nor-Shipping event week. And students were not left out in the cold! They were welcome to join the program’s activities.