Our events are designed to inspire innovation and acceleration through collaboration bringing organisations together across the spectrum of maritime, logistics, technology and academia. The 2050 Maritime Innovation Hub events focus on the sharing of ideas, knowledge and innovation, so everybody can learn and advance towards their goals.

Our events

  • Innovation sprints
  • Design thinking
  • Hackathons
  • Digital showcases
  • Thought-leadership conference

Upcoming events

The 2050 Innovation Hub webinars are back for 2021!

It’s great to be back and we are now delighted to launch our programme of virtual events for 2021.

Kicking off on the 23rd February at 12 noon we are delighted to welcome Tom Purnell, Business Manager for the Advanced Nuclear and Government sector at Frazer-Nash Consultancy Ltd. Tom will be asking the question - Can nuclear help the marine industry achieve our Net Zero target?

Tom will outline the current nuclear power technology being developed and consider its potential application within the marine sector and port environments including shore-side power and hydrogen generation.

Register for: Can nuclear help the marine industry achieve our Net Zero target?


On the 2nd March at 12 noon we will be looking at Fog Computing

This webinar explores the fundamentals of cloud computing, fog computing and the relationship to edge devices, and discusses the feasibility and industrial practicality of deploying such architectures.

Hear from Richard Smith,  an Enterprise Architect and consultant, with 20 years of experience in IT. Richard is based in Newcastle upon Tyne and directs a team of Cloud Native engineers, known as Codification, who help enterprises adopt microservices and distributed computing.

Register for:  Cloud computing + the internet of things = Fog


Join us on 9th March at 12 noon for Accenture where you can hear about Industry Shapers in an Age of Reinvention with James Canham, Global Lead for Border Services.

James will looking at the below topics:

  • Embracing the Collective: A multi-party system’s path through chaos
  • Whereabouts Unknown: Dawn of Decentralized Work
  • I, Technologist: Technology Democratized
  • Technology Terraforming: One Size Fits None

Register for: Industry Shapers in an Age of Reinvention

Contact Us

Speak to our team, call +44 (0)191 455 2671 or send us a message.