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The Future is Green: Building the World’s Greenest Cruise Line


Daniel Skjeldam (CEO, Hurtigruten)

Location: Room 206/208

Date: Wednesday, April 10

Time: 1:00pm - 1:20pm

Sector: Environmental & Health

Pass Type: VIP Pass, Conference Pass, Cruise Line Pass, Speaker Pass - Get your pass now!

Event Type: Session

Vault Recording: TBD

With sustainability, innovation and technology at the core, Hurtigruten has grown to the world’s largest expedition cruise line. Hurtigruten CEO Daniel Skjeldam shares the secrets behind the unparalleled push for a greener cruise industry.

  • A sea of challenges: Why sustainability is do-or-die for the cruise industry
  • Batteries on board: Introducing the world’s first hybrid powered cruise ships
  • Fueling ships with dead fish: Hurtigruten introducing biogas fueled cruise ships
  • A plastic free future: How Hurtigruten became the world’s first single-use plastic free cruise line
  • Developing destinations: Creating unique experiences in the age of mass tourism
  • Ambitions and actions, plans and pay-offs: Why sustainability matters