Find out about Patrick Walison, Senior Consultant Maritime Strategy & Economics, Royal HaskoningDHV’s perspective of the key challenges, opportunities and impact of the energy transition.


Patrick Walison will join the Coastlink Conference on day two, 25 April in the first session of the day ‘Ports As Enablers – Facilitating The Energy Transition For Shipping & The Supply Chain’.

As an experienced consultant on maritime strategy and economics within Royal HaskoningDHV, Patrick will specifically discuss both the imminent and future challenges and opportunities of the energy transition, related to offshore wind and hydrogen.

Patrick has built up his international business experience within the technological sector while further developing his economic, commercial, and strategic expertise at international marine and offshore wind contractor Van Oord.

His recent work has focused on leading Royal HaskoningDHV’s work for the RenewableUK Floating Offshore Wind Industry Roadmap 2040 and the stakeholder engagement process of the NSEC Offshore Wind Port Capacity Study, and has executed multiple market study, due diligence, financial and economic modelling projects in the port sector, with a main focus on the impact of the energy transition on European ports.

Join Patrick at Coastlink 2024 on the 24 & 25 April, hosted by the Port of Amsterdam. Take the opportunity to network with industry experts and discuss the latest developments in sustainable logistics and the short sea shipping sector.

For further information on how to secure your delegate place, or how to participate at the 2024 event visit the Coastlink website or contact the Coastlink event team at +44 1329 825335.