Summer party with Norwegian Hull Club!

YSO Summer Party 2024 at Norwegian Hull Club

Mark your calendars for June 6th for the ultimate summer celebration of the year.

More details to follow soon!

Get ready for a fantastic evening with Clarksons!

Seize the opportunity to delve into exciting topics, meet new people, and catch up with friends.
Date: April 25th
17.00 - 17:30 Welcome
17:30 - 19:00 Presentations including break
19:00 - 21:00 Socializing with food and beverages
After the event, the journey continues to another location (TBA)
Registration for the event opens at 12:00 on Monday, April 15th.
Sign up here

Ankerdram April 11th

It's time for this spring's first Ankerdram!

Location: Fridtjofs, Fridtjof Nansens plass, Oslo
Date: Thursday, April 11th
Time: 17.00 pm

Join us at Fridtjofs for an afterwork session to catch up with friends and colleagues, and mingle with new faces.

(Please note: only paying members will receive free drink vouchers - so remember to register yourself as a member through our website if you haven't done so yet)

Welcome to the new 2024/2025 Board!


Last week, the Annual General Meeting for YoungShip Oslo was held at Vinland, Ambassaden, during which the nominating committee presented the new board for the term of 2024 - 2025:

A warm welcome to the new Board

Chair of the Board: Vilde Lyngstad Hageselle from Grieg Green
Vice Chair / Head of ProjectsAnette Jacobsen Aspelund from A.P. Moller - Maersk
Head of Events: Matthieu Kjerland Carron from Norwegian Hull Club
Head of Marketing: Teodor Strand-Johansen from Maritime & Merchant Bank
Head of Communications: Margrethe Hartmann from Color Line
Head of Internal Affairs: Eirik Søreide Hansen from HYEX Safety
Head of Finance: Hanna Remvang from BW Offshore

Thank you to the nominating committee represented by Emilie Falch and Mads Ribe for their work. This year saw a record number of applicants, underscoring the accomplishments of the previous board. Thus, we would like to express our appreciation to the outgoing board for their dedication and hard work.


The new board is eager to embark on its responsibilities and, in collaboration with our members, elevate YoungShip Oslo to new heights.


We look forward to a new year filled with great events, new connections and memories!


Kind regards

Board of YoungShip Oslo


Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting 2024

It is soon time for the Annual General Meeting of 2024, where the last year will be summarised and a new board will be elected.

We invite you for a night to remember, where we say farewell to an outstanding year - and hello to 2024/2025.

We are pleased to announce that this year’s meeting will be held at Ambassaden (Henrik Ibsens gate 48, 0255 Oslo) on Wednesday, February 28

All members have voting rights, and you may participate either physically or virtually.

Timeline for the evening

17.30: Meet – Drinks & snacks will be served @ Auditoriet

18.30: Annual General Meeting

19.30: Dinner @ Vinland



  1. Elect Meeting Secretary
  2. Approve Notice of AGM and Agenda
  3. Approve Annual Report 2023
  4. Approve Accounts for 2023
  5. Agenda Items
  6. Approve Membership Fee for 2024
  7. Approve Budget for 2024
  8. Election of Board Members for 2024
  9. Closing Remarks

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YoungShip Oslo - Christmas event together with DnB

Dear members,

Welcome to this years christmas event, generously sponsored by DNB

We are thrilled to announce that this year's celebration will be held in a spectacular location —the 16th floor of DNB's headquarters in Bjørvika, offering possibly the finest view in the city.

Get ready for a night of festive magic and unforgettable memories.

YoungShip Christmas Event

Date: Wednesday, December 13th
Location: 16th floor, DNB Headquarters, Dronning Eufemias gate 30, Oslo

Programme for the evening

17.30  Doors Open
17.30 - 18.00  Mingling


Welcome Speach 

 YoungShip Oslo Board Election 2024/25

 Jan Ole Huseby
Global Head 
Ocean Industries, DNB

Academic Program
Ocean Industries, DNB

19.00  Dinner
22.00 Moving on to a bar TBA

Dresscode Glitter & Glam

Secure your spot:

Grieg - BAHR event September 21st

Join us for an exclusive seminar, a collaboration between YoungShip, Grieg Group and Advokatfirmaet BAHR, hosted at BAHR's offices

This evening we will get the privilege of learning from field-leading experts

The Grieg Group, a family-owned group of companies, was established in 1884. The Grieg Group operates globally in shipping, logistics, seafood, maritime innovation, investment, and technology across eight countries

Advokatfirmaet BAHR stands as a market leader in its practices, offering a dedicated commercial law service centred on Norwegian law, complemented by a dynamic international approach

Date: 21. September
Location: BAHR, Tjuvholmen Allè 16

Timeline for the evening

17.30 Doors opening. Mingling
18.30 Presentations
 19.30 Food and drinks
21.30 Tables reserved at Beer Palace (Aker Brygge)


 "EU ETS - Impact on Maritime Sector"
Anne Dahl Frisak, Partner, Corporate M&A, Shipping & Offshore
Advokatfirmaet BAHR

"Sustainability in the Grieg Group - From PowerPoint to Excel"
Gry Larsen, Daglig leder/CEO
Grieg Group

"Grieg Initiatives & Partnerships in the Maritime Energy Transition"
Vidar Lundberg, Chief Business Development Officer
Grieg Maritime Group

"Shipping Market 2023: Trends and Insights"
Jasmin Mehrad, Analyst
Grieg Shipbrokers

"This is how we assess net zero investments"
Lars Erik Mangset, Leder Bærekraft
Grieg Investor

Sign up here:  Rubic

The event is sponsored by Grieg Group and Advokatfirmaet BAHR



Ankerdram September 1st

Location: Fridtjof Pub, Fridtjof Nansens plass 7
Date: Friday, September 1st
Time: From 5 pm

Take the opportunity to enjoy a low-key After-Work session with us.

Ps! No need to register, the event is open to everyone - friends and colleagues are always welcome to join!

(Please note: only paying members will recieve free drink vouchers - so remember to register yourself as a member through our website if you haven't done so yet)

Save the Date(s)

Grieg & BAHR - 21st September

Ankerdram - Alumni - 5th October

Young Environmental Seminar with DNV - 26th October

ShipTech 2023 x Klaveness

More info to come soon.

Young@Nor-Shipping 2023

As Nor-Shipping, one of the most eagerly anticipated events in the maritime industry, is just around the corner,  we're thrilled to bring you up to speed on the exclusive Young@Nor-Shipping happenings throughout the week.

The events are open to both members and non-members. No registration is required. However, only paying members will receive free drink vouchers and a Nor-Shipping pass, so we encourage everyone to pay the annual membership fee if not already done so!

All paying YoungShip Members will be given a Visitor Pass for the exhibition at Lillestrøm. Please sign up here to get your pass.

Monday - 5th of June


In order to remain competitive, the future shipping industry must have access to a diverse talent pool.

Come join us for a very special evening alongside the Oslofjord, organised by YoungShip Oslo.

When: Monday 5th June
Time: 17:00 (Award ceremony to commence at 19:30)
Where: Lekter'n

The '10 Women to Watch in Shipping 2023' will be announced during this event.

Free entry for all attendees

Event is sponsored by Nor-Shipping and WISTA Norway.

Tuesday - 6th of June

We have partnered up with the Danish shipowner A.P Møller Maersk as our main sponsor, and we will deep dive into entrepreneurship in the maritime industry.

The event will include speakers from real-life entrepreneurs, politicians, and seniors from the Maersk group and others.

Date: 6th of June
Time: 17:30 – 20:00
Location: D/S Louise. Stranden 3, 0250 Oslo

Moderator: Ingrid Kylstad, Sustainability Lead, ZeroLab - Torvald Klaveness


  • Anders Risholm - CEO/Founder, Amon Maritime
  • Catharina Frostad - CSO/Founder, Clean Sea Solutions
  • Morten Bo Christiansen - Senior Vice President, Head of Energy Transition, A.P. Moller Maersk
  • Nikolai Astrup - Politician, Høyre
  • Maria Archontoulis - Head of Startup Partnerships, DnB Group

Join us for a Nor-Shipping walkabout in collaboration with
Yara Marine Technologies

When: Tuesday 6th June
Time: 13:00
Where: Nor-Shipping exhibition in Lillestrøm.

Now fully booked

Wednesday - 7th of June

For our second event during this year's Nor-Shipping, we will address challenges our industry is experiencing. "GeopoliticalShips" is the theme of the evening, and together with DnB, we will include different perspectives from industry leaders. We would like to thank DnB for being our sponsor this evening.

Date: 7th of June

Location: Oslo Havn, Skur 38 Hovedkontor. Akershusstranda 19

Timeline for the evening:

17:00-18:00 Drinks/Snacks

18:00-19:00 Panel Discussion

19:00-20:00 Networking

Moderator: Emilie Christiansen - Managing Associate, Thommessen


  • Ship Finance: Christos Tsakonas - Global Head of Shipping, DNB (Main sponsor for the event)
  • Ship Owner: Ulrik Uhrenfeldt Andersen - CEO, Golden Ocean Group Limited
  • Ship Technology: Even Aas, Group Executive Vice President Public Affairs, Communication and Sustainability, Kongsberg
  • Marine Research and Data Services: Richard Meade - Editor, Lloyds List
  • Marine Threat Intelligence and Cyber Risk: Cathrine Lagerberg - Senior Manager, Deloitte AS

Thuesday - 8th of June

Predrinks with Framo

Come join us for some pre-drinks together with Framo at the beautiful M/Y Grace before we head to D/S Louise at 17:45.

Date: Thursday 8th of June
Time: 16:00 – 17:45
Location: M/Y Grace @ Aker Brygge

The final day for young @ Nor-Shipping 2023 we hereby invite you for a seminar together with Lloyds Register and IRI/The Marshall Islands Registry to deep dive into Partnerships and Success Stories from Collaboration in shipping.

Come over and listen to industry leaders explain how their business benefitted from collaboration and how collaboration will continue to drive them forward.

Date: Thursday 8th of June
Time: 17:45 - 19:45
Location: D/S Louise. Stranden 3, 0250 Oslo

Moderator: Michael North - Commercial Manager Norway, LR


Yngvill Åsheim - CEO, BW LNG
Atle Sommer – Managing Director, Grieg Star
Espen Gjerde – SVP Wilhelmsen, New Energy
Erik JakobsenPartner, Menon Economics


Check out all Nor-Shipping events at Nor-Shipping 2023 programme