Maritime Innovation Week | Port of Tyne

Embrace the Future of Maritime Excellence Online

What is Maritime Innovation Week?

As a pioneer in maritime industry innovation, Port of Tyne is charting a course towards a more innovative future. We extend a warm invitation to you to join us on this transformative voyage. Prepare to immerse yourself in our online events, which are not only free to attend but also will grant you access to new ways to revolutionize the maritime supply chain.

2023 Event Details

  • Day 1 (Innovation Hub): Net Zero and Decarbonisation, plus Sustainable Business Model Innovation
  • Day 2 (Exclusively online): Fit for the Future: Skills Development and EDI
  • Day 3 (London): Data, Digital, AI, and 5G - Revolutionizing the Maritime and Ports Industry 

Explore Our Interactive Virtual Platform

Step into a world of knowledge tailored exclusively for our event attendees. Our interactive virtual platform is your gateway to a wealth of insights. Access the live broadcast of the entire conference, including our Newcastle event, where we delve into sustainability, and our London event at the iconic BT Tower, focusing on cutting-edge tech innovations revolutionizing the maritime industry. This platform allows you to dive into the future of maritime excellence right from your own workspace, making it more accessible and convenient than ever before.

Why Attend?

The maritime industry is at a turning point, and the UK Government's Maritime 2050 strategy calls for bold, innovative solutions. Maritime Innovation Week goes beyond discussions and takes a proactive approach to delivering viable and innovative solutions.

This event challenges traditional approaches and showcases the very best of new technology innovations for maritime applications. It brings together some of the most innovative minds from both inside and outside the maritime industry to provide insights and collaboration opportunities across many of the sector's most pressing topics.

What to Expect

  • Innovation at Its Best: Our event will feature renowned speakers from diverse fields in the industry, including offshore and tech, alongside influential ministers and industry leaders.
  • Interactive Programs: Engage in Innovation Live sessions and a hackathon, actively contributing to innovative solutions that will shape the future of maritime.
  • Sponsors and Partners: We are proud to have leading organizations like BT, Frazer-Nash Consultancy, the British Ports Association, the Department for Transport, Maritime UK, and the Society of Maritime Industries as our primary sponsors and partners.
  • Forward-Thinking Themes: Dive deep into topics aligned with Maritime 2050 and net zero strategies, embracing cutting-edge technology for maritime applications.
  • Global Reach: As an online event, participants can join from anywhere, promoting international collaboration and networking.

Join the Hackathon

In addition to our conference, we are thrilled to introduce the Maritime Innovation Week Hackathon. Participate in this innovative challenge to contribute actively to groundbreaking solutions that will shape the future of the maritime industry.

The case for disruptive innovation has never been more compelling. With a clear opportunity to become cleaner, smarter, more efficient, data-driven, innovative, and sustainable, our industry can only achieve more and go faster by working together.

How to Participate

Register to attend online attend here.

Stay updated by following our social media feeds using the hashtag #MIW23 and feel free to send any queries to

Don't Miss This Opportunity

The maritime industry is evolving, and this is your chance to be part of the maritime revolution. Register now and help shape the future of the industry! Keep an eye on our social media feeds for more updates on the run-up to the event using the hashtag #MaritimeInnovationWeek23 and send any queries to

Click here to catch up on all the action from our event last year!