Mersey Maritime & Western Union Business Solutions: LISW Innovation Event

Event Date:
Start at 7:30 AM
September 15, 2021

Mersey Maritime and Western Union Business Solutions Present a London International Shipping Week Breakfast Event:

“Innovation doesn’t have to be revolutionary. How small incremental steps can make a big difference.”

How radical does our industry have to be to make a meaningful and substantial contribution to the global challenge of net zero by 2050? Does it need to literally ‘cost the earth’, and what existing and new innovations and solutions are out there to support you in your transition to a greener, cleaner and sustainable business model? Mersey Maritime and Western Union Business Solutions are pleased to host a breakfast seminar event focused on practical solutions and all the latest innovation which will include:

  • Major announcements around new and cutting-edge innovations and solutions
  • Keynote speeches from senior business leaders and panel discussions
  • Opportunities for networking and collaboration, in-person and online


  • Chris Shirling-Rooke, CEO, Mersey Maritime
  • Alex Lawson, Hedging Director (UK & Europe), Western Union Business Solutions
  • Kevin Smith, Founder and CTO, Maritime Digital Hub
  • Richard Gwilliam, Co-Founder/COO, Geollect (Geospatial Intelligence & Analysis)
  • Nigel Quinn, CEO, Bibby Marine Ltd
  • Alex Pepper, Group Head of Environment and Energy, Peel Ports Group – invited
  • Minister in the Department for Transport – invited