Events

Aboa Mare participate in SLUSH together with Novia UAS and MAST! Nov 30–Dec 1, 2017

Aboa Mare has a joint department at SLUSH with Turku City, Turku Science Park and Universities from the Turku area. SLUSH is the world's leading startup event, Nov 30–Dec 1 in Helsinki, Finland.

The MAST Institute (Institute for ICT in Shipping) connects Åbo Akademi's ICT skills with Novia's and Aboa Mare's special knowledge in shipping. Together they form a key partner in research of autonomous shipping. Colleges act as contact points for start-ups. Novia UAS offers contact with the shipping cluster. Novia's and Aboa Mare's simulators provide the shipping cluster with a natural cooperation platform. 

Turku is a great city for business and college activities. Close cooperation between these parties offers excellent opportunities for start-up activities. In Turku research meets the business world daily, and 25% of the residents are involved in university education.


Maritime Fair 2017 at Aboa Mare 19-20.10.2017
(Sjöfartsmässan - Merenkulkumessut)

Ånikap is organizing a two-day Maritime Fair at Aboa Mare. The Maritime Fair 2017 is held at Auriga Business Center, Juhana Herttuan puistokatu 21, Turku. The fair targets professionals within the shipping industry, seafarers, shipping companies, authorities, maritime trainers and students. During the fair, there will be many opportunities for networking and news regarding different topics within the maritime industry. 

The Maritime Fair gives you an excellent opportunity to get acquainted with the newest technology, to meet professionals within the maritime industry and to recruit new crew members as the fair is widely visited by maritime students! It is the 13th shipping fair at Aboa Mare!

Meet the Finnish Maritime Cluster at the Maritime Fair 2017!

  • More than 40 exhibitors
  • Meet representatives from the Finnish Maritime Cluster
  • Finland's largest shipping companies participate in the fair
  • Networking possibilities with professionals within the shipping industry
  • Winds of the Future seminar*
  • New Furuno-simulator (installed in October 2017)
  • Arranged tours in Aboa Mare's simulator department and Vessel Traffic Service's (VTS) facilities.
    Both tours start from Aboa Mare's stand.
    Aboa Mare's simulator department tour starts: Thursday at 11.00, 13.00, 15.00, 17.00 and Friday at 11.00, 13.00, 15.00.
    VTS facilities tour starts: Thursday and Friday at 12.00 and 14.00.
  • Career event for maritime students
  • Shanty Singers choir performs working-songs from the days of the great sailing ships during the fair

Opening hours

Thursday 19.10, 10-18
Friday 20.10, 10-16

Entrance fee

Free entrance to the Maritime Fair.

Location

Auriga Business Centre / Aboa Mare
Juhana Herttuan puistokatu 21, 20100 Turku, Finland

Parking

Parking fees can be paid for at an automated fee collection machine. The parking fee is €1/hour or €7/day. You can pay in cash or with the most common payment cards, or you can use Easypark (586).

Google maps

 

Transport connections

Car: There are signs to the harbour (Satama) from the highways. The address for GPS devices is Juhana Herttuan puistokatu 21, Turku
Bus: 500 m from nearest bus stop (Turku Castle). Bus nr 1 to Harbour goes from Turku Airport via Turku Market Square in the city center.
Train: 1 km from the nearest train station, Turku Port.
Airport: 12 km from Turku Airport (by taxi, you can reach Aboa Mare in 20 minutes)
Ferry: 1 km from Viking Line and Silja Line ferry terminals.


Open larger map of Maritime Fair 2017 location


Winds of the Future Seminar

The Winds of the Future Seminar is organized in conjuction with the Maritime Fair 2017. The seminar consists of current topics in the shipping industry, e.g. Energy Efficiency of Ships, Autonomous and unmanned ships and Operating in the Arctic area. 

The seminar is organized by: 
The Centre for Maritime Studies at the University of Turku.

More information and Seminar Program in Finnish:
Winds of The Future (Note! Separate fee for the seminar. Advance registration recommended.)

*  Free entrance to the Maritime Fair. There is an entrance fee for the seminar, organized by the Centre for Maritime Studies (MKK).


Registered exhibitors at the Maritime Fair 2017 (updated 11.10.2017)

Aboa Mare 

Alfons Håkans

Apprentice Mill

Arctia Oy

AT Marine Oy

Axxell

Bore

Consilium

Donsö Shipping Meet

Elomatic

Finferries

Finlands Skeppsbefälsförbund - Suomen Laivanpäällystöliitto

Finnlines

Furuno Finland

Godby Shipping Ab

John Nurminen Marine Ltd

Langh Ship

Liikennevirasto

Länsi-Suomen merivartiosto - West Finland Coast Guard District

MEPA - Finnish Seamen's Service

Merenkulkualan koulutus- ja tutkimuskeskus

Meriturva

Navis Engineering Oy

Nylands Brigads Gille rf. MPK-försvarsutbildningsföreningen

Prima Shipping

Promarine Ltd

Rederi Ab Eckerö

Rolls-Royce

SAMK

Sjöfartens dag

Tallink Silja

Telemar

Trafi

Turun Satama - Port of Turku

Ursuit

VG-Shipping Ltd

VRETA Simulation

Wilhelmsen Ships Service Oy Ab

WinNova

Yrkeshögskolan Novia

Ålands Sjösäkerhetscentrum - Maritime Safety Center

ÄlyVESI – Älykäs kaupunkivesiliikenne

 


Information for Maritime Fair 2017 exhibitors 

Please contact Annina Rosenqvist as soon as possible, if you want to participate in the fair as an exhibitor. The stand includes walls, table and electricity. We can help you with building the stand. 

Schedule a meeting with your customers at the Maritime Fair 2017 

As an exhibitor, you now have the possibility to book a meeting room through Annina Rosenqvist and schedule a meeting with your customer during the Maritime Fair. We can book a meeting for you and your customer in one of our meeting rooms.

There are limited amount of meeting rooms, so please book your room as soon as possible.

Contact:
Annina Rosenqvist - or +358 44 762 3123


Social Media, Maritime Fair 2017

Please visit the Maritime Fair 2017 event page on Facebook from here.

You can post on the social media with hashtags #maritimefair2017 or #sjofartsmassan2017

Contacts, Maritime Fair 2017

Annina Rosenqvist

Annina Rosenqvist

Training Coordinator

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+358 44 762 3123

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