Online Plaza

From the online plaza you were guided through the event days on 27 and 28 October by an experienced host. Here, you could ask your questions, view the information about the companies that are part of the event and watch live interviews following the showcases and talk shows. Re-watch the live interviews on the On Demand page.

Online Energy Plaza – Tuesday 27 October

  • 9:45 – 10:15
    The future of fair and bias free recruitment
    By Ivo Winkes, business psychologist LTP Online
    Do you want to see how a bias free assessment robot analyzes the personality of a candidate in a short interview? Meet our AI-Robot Sigmund, get concrete examples of the use of people analytics by recruiters and discover what important role you can play in this. Ivo Winkes is a business psychologist and expert in people assessments & analytics. He is one of the business leaders at LTP (market leader in assessment in The Netherlands) and responsible for Online People Assessment Services. Ivo works with his team of assessment psychologists on science based innovative assessment solutions and implements online assessments across the full width of the market.
  • 11:00 – 11:10
    TU Delft Solar Boat Team
    By Simone Vis
    During this live interview, the Solar Boat team presents their goals and announce their plans for the coming year.
  • 12:20 – 12:30
    Young NMT
    By Esther van Eijk, board member Young NMT
    Besides an introduction about Young NMT, Esther will also be sharing her thoughts about the subject of their recent webinar: ‘Maritime fuels of the future’.
  • 12:45-14:45
    skill session with limited space
    Skill session: How to be an innovator
    By Maritime Delta, RDM Next, Innovation Quarter
    Maritime Delta and RDM Next organize an online skill session for Young Professionals during the Navingo Career Event. Start your (new) job with new hands on skills and a fresh mindset. In the innovation lead crash course you will be introduced to emerging technologies, development methods and creative facilitation. During the course you will get to know the underlying theory and get to work in multiple interactive online brainstorms where you go through an innovation loop. That way we make you that you will spot and take the opportunities within any organisation. Want to join this course? There is limited space! After registering for the Navingo Career Event, also sign up here to secure your spot>
  • 13:25 – 13:45
    By DOB Academy
    This short quiz by DOB Academy offers an activating break while you can learn about offshore wind energy. Open for every visitor, up to 50 participants.
  • 13:45 -13:55
    Young Energy Officers
    By Pooja Peters, Communication & Public Affairs Advisor, YEOs Program-Coordinator
    The energy transition is one of the key issues that we as a society currently are facing. With that comes many challenges and dilemma’s that we together need to find the solutions for on the road to 2050. The Young Energy Officers is an initiative from the Dutch oil and gas sector to enable the young professionals in the sector to participate in the many discussions that are needed during the course of the energy transition. Using the knowledge and unique perspectives they have as the younger generation, they want to listen and discuss with the various stakeholders how we can best reach a CO2-neutral energy system in 2050.
  • 14:00 – 14:45
    live from ImpactFest
    Update on Marine Energy: Live from ImpactFest
    Dutch Marine Energy Centre (DMEC), Tocardo and REDstack will tell you more about the potential of marine energy. We will showcase projects, highlight our ambitions for the future. and discuss collaboration opportunities with the supply chain sector. This contribution is in collaboration with ImpactFest.
  • 15:15 -15:45
    Career openers
    By Geert-Jan Joosten, partner Search & Change
    During the session, Geert-Jan Joosten will discuss the effects of Corona on the job market. Also, he will give his vision on the social importance of inserting people with a technical education in other sectors than which they have been educated for. Finally, he will discuss that the degree of receptiveness for new technology has influence on your ability to keep communicating with newer generations.
  • 16:30-17:00
    award ceremony
    Offshore Energy Best Innovation Award
    The Best Innovation Award highlights the best innovation in the entire offshore energy market in the last two years (2019 and 2020). The innovation or technology needs to be focused on the offshore energy market. Watch the award ceremony live.
  • 27 and 28 October all day
    cv check
    CV check by Qompas
    By Qompas
    Are you unsure about your summary, photo or other information in your resume? Get a free CV check by the talent coaches of Qompas! You will get: a thorough CV check on all parts of the CV, explanation of certain adjustments and tips from the perspective of a recruiter, tips to optimize your resume, useful templates to format your CV and an answer to your questions! Send your resume before November 6th to:

Online Energy Plaza – Wednesday 28 October

  • 10:30 – 12:00
    Skill session with limited space
    Skill session: Installing a miniature offshore farm
    By DOB Academy
    The case “Installing a Miniature Offshore Wind Farm” is a serious game, made by DOB-Academy. Total time: 1,5 hours. Participants will be divided into teams. The teams represent companies interested in building an offshore wind farm. The participants need to use the knowledge from the short lecture given in advance to design and plan the optimal wind farm and installation strategy. From the layout to the vessel selection, a team needs to make decisions based on installation time, cost, and risk. Keeping in mind the team’s personal preferences. In the second phase of the case, after a team is faced with dilemmas based on the amount of risk taken, the wind farm needs to be built within the given time frame and budget. Make sure to subscribe. Max. amount of participants: 12. Register for the Navingo Career Event and after that, send an e-mail to request participation at [email protected]. You’ll receive a zoomlink to the livestream on the 26th October. On the 28th October at 10.30 go to the livestream of the DOB-Academy.
  • 12:35 – 12:45
    New Young Port Talent (Jong Haventalent)
    By Tara van de Lagemaat member Jong Havenvereniging
    The Jong Haventalent (Young Port Talent) is the flagship person for the port and city of Rotterdam. You will meet, inspire and connect Young Professionals with a passion for the harbour. With your knowledge about ports and experience, you know how cool it is to work here. Will you become the new flagship person? Each year, Jong Havenvereniging (Young Port Association) looks for this new talent.
  • 13:35 – 13:55
    live presentation
    Talent for Water and Energy!
    By Rick Jendrusch, Wavemaker and Windsurfer, Jelle Westra, Wavemaker
    Dutch Wavemakers unites students and athletes to create awareness. Dutch Wavemakers is a community of students, young professionals and athletes with a talent for water and energy who become ambassadors to the Dutch Water & Energy sector. This golden combination has the ability to reach the next generation and raise awareness. This presentation will discuss the approach of Dutch Wavemakers and how the friendly, accessible and fun approach ensures inflow of young talent to work towards a sustainable future.
  • 15:15 – 15:45
    Skill session
    Career development in a changing world
    By Hester Lentz
    How to prepare for entering the labour market: – What do I want, what are my skills and what do I focus on when applying for a job – What are the practical points that need to be in order before I apply.
  • 15:50 – 16:00
    Maritime Officer Studies – Hogeschool Amsterdam
    By Connor Kos, Treasurer and Webmaster of A SV Nautis
    Amsterdam Study Association Nautis is a study association for the study programme of Maritime Officer at Hogeschool Amsterdam. During this study you’ll learn to function and manage a seagoing vessel. Are you adventurous, resourceful and no 9-to-5 mentality? Then this study programme is for you!
  • 16:30-17:00
    Online Pub Quiz
    By Young IRO
    Young IRO will organize a second edition of the online pubquiz. After last time’s success it’s time to test your knowledge once more and compete with industry peers. Mark your calendars! 📆 28 October 2020 | 16:30 🏆 Even better prizes than last time
  • 27 and 28 October all day
    cv check
    CV Check by Qompas
    By Qompas
    Are you unsure about your summary, photo or other information in your resume? Get a free CV check by the talent coaches of Qompas! You will get: a thorough CV check on all parts of the CV, explanation of certain adjustments and tips from the perspective of a recruiter, tips to optimize your resume, useful templates to format your CV and an answer to your questions! Send your resume before November 6th to: