I-TECH ON TOUR WITH SI TO JAPAN AND SOUTH KOREA
In the beginning of October I-Tech participated at the Inauguration of the Innovation tour in Tokyo. This was arranged by SI (Swedish Institute) and the Swedish embassy in Tokyo. In addition to the innovation I-Tech met with leading industry stakeholders as regards to the topcis of hull performance to discuss challenges and new opportunities.
In November the Innovation tour opened in Seoul, South Korea. I-Tech arranged a symposium in connection to the Inauguration ceremony to present Selektope to various industry stakeholders and to discuss the next steps in antifouling technology. The visit included individual meetings with some of the most influential companies in the industry. It remained clear that there are room for improvements as regards to hull performance, both on a drag perspective but also on an sustainability stand point