• 18-08-2022 Young IRO

    Announcement: Floor Spaargaren new Young IRO board member

    We’d like to give a warm welcome to Floor Spaargaren from Maritiem Research Instituut Nederland as she will be joining the forces of the Young IRO board. As an active member of Young IRO since…

  • 18-08-2022 Young IRO

    Announcement: Sjoerd Koudijs new Young IRO board member

    We’d like to give a warm welcome to Sjoerd Koudijs from TWD as he will be joining the forces of the Young IRO board. “As a fresh member of Young IRO and a newbie in…

  • 12-07-2022 Young IRO

    Upcoming Young IRO events

    Met het 50-jarig IRO jubileum in onze kielzog kijkt Young IRO terug op een zeer geslaagd en divers event, waar wij ook velen young professionals hebben mogen verwelkomen! Toch willen we vooral…

  • 07-04-2022 Leden nieuws, Young IRO

    Young IRO Paul Schoenmakers te gast in de Navingo Career Podcast

    Iets wat je hebt getekend, en wat je als schaalmodelletje op je bureau hebt staan, in het echt zien op een schip, is echt supertof. Young IRO bestuurslid Paul Schoenmakers, business developer…

  • 01-02-2022 IRO Nieuws, Netherlands Suppliers Catalogue, Young IRO

    Young IRO attracts young generation of energy professionals

    ‘Working in energy sector today is a thrill’ Mutual understanding for the added value of young and old is an essential precondition for better cooperation. There is no doubting the truth of this statement. Nonetheless,…

  • 09-12-2021 Young IRO

    And the winner of the Best Mentor Award 2021 is…

    Giuseppe Petrina, Programme Manager VO:X Data within Van Oord! “Everyone is a talent. Mentorship is all about enabling people in discovering their natural talent and unlocking their ability to succeed.” It was a close call…

  • 04-11-2021 IRO Nieuws, Young IRO

    IRO voorzitter Pieter van Oord: belangrijke opgave voor IRO leden om te werken aan een toekomstbestendige sector

    Volle zaal dinsdag 2 november jl. tijdens de gelukkig weer fysieke jaarlijkse IRO Algemene Ledenvergadering bij Van Oord in Rotterdam! Het jaar 2021 gaat wederom de boeken in als een jaar met veel uitdagingen voor de…

  • 13-10-2021 Young IRO

    Announcement: Myrna Staring new Young IRO board member

    We would like to give a warm welcome to Myrna Staring from Fugro as she will be joining the Young IRO board! “Coming from an exploration geophysics background, I joined Fugro in 2020 as a…

  • 12-08-2021 IRO Nieuws, Young IRO

    Nomineer nu: Young IRO Best Mentor Award

    Wie heeft jou in de afgelopen jaren echt vooruit geholpen in jouw werk? Iemand die in staat was je ogen te openen, kritiek te geven op een opbouwende manier en je kon helpen om op…

  • 15-07-2021 Young IRO

    Announcement: Vera Nijwening new Young IRO board member

    We’d like to give a warm welcome to Vera Nijwening from Huisman Equipment B.V. as she will be joinging the forces of the Young IRO board. Being freshly introduced to the offshore energy industry in…

  • 01-07-2021 IRO Nieuws, Young IRO

    IRO 50 jaar met Thijs Kamphuis en Paul Schoenmakers van Young IRO

    Thijs Kamphuis: werkzaam bij DOB-Academy & DOT en voorzitter van Young IRO Paul Schoenmakers: werkzaam bij TWD en communications officer bij Young IRO Young IRO opgericht in 2017, met als doel de offshore industrie…

  • 11-01-2021

    Announcement: Meike Kolthof new Young IRO board member

    New year, new board member. We’d like to give a warm welcome to Meike Kolthof from Heerema Marine Contractors. “With an ambition to create a lasting sustainable impact, I am honored to join the Young…

  • 06-11-2020

    Young IRO pubquiz

    Afgelopen maand hebben we met groot succes onze tweede digitale PubQuiz gegeven, dit keer tijdens de OEEC. Ondanks de beperkingen bij de OEEC vanwege corona, hebben we met plezier ons steentje bijgedragen om naast de…

  • 14-10-2020

    Working together in a perfect storm – 22 September

    A few weeks ago Young IRO organized an event together with the Offshore training provider STC-KNRM in the harbour of Rotterdam. After months of social isolation and working from home we managed to organize the…

  • 09-09-2020

    Working together in a perfect storm, 22 September

    We are excited to announce that Young IRO in close collaboration with the STC-KNRM Offshore Safety training provider established to organize a life event. After months of social isolation and working from home we are…

  • 11-06-2020

    Announcement: Ivo Muller new Young IRO board member

    We are happy to announce that Ivo will be joining the forces of Young IRO. “When I was younger ‘sustainability’ wasn’t the first topic which had my attention. But after working for Van Oord for…

  • 09-04-2020

    Young IRO online Pubquiz: stay safe, play safe

    In these times of quarantine you won’t see your colleagues on a day to day basis and meeting with our industry peers will become a challenge. Young IRO took on this challenge and bridged the…

  • 12-02-2020

    Sophie van Zanten succeeds Bernard Alblas as Chair of the Young IRO board

    After years of enthusiastic dedication for Young IRO, Bernard Alblas has decided to step down as Chairman of the Young IRO board. His successor will be Sophie van Zanten. Sophie: “After being part of the…

  • 14-01-2020

    New Young IRO board member: Paul Schoenmakers

    After years of passion and dedication for Young IRO, Siwart Mackintosh has passed the baton to a new Young IRO board member. Siwart has contributed to the growth of Young IRO in multiple ways, and…

  • 11-12-2019

    Inspiring Young IRO closing event at Buccaneer Delft!

    On the 10th of December, Young IRO organized an entrepreneurial event together with the Buccaneer Delft “Accelerating from start-up to scale-up”. Four start-ups in the offshore and power sector shared their inspirational stories and advice…

  • 15-10-2019

    It’s a wrap: The Offshore Quiz Show!

    We can look back at a very successful Offshore Quiz Show and Young professional networking gathering. The crowd was really pro-active and our Panel of Experts added a lot of interesting background information on the…

  • 02-10-2019

    Expanding the Young IRO family with a new board member

    After years of enthusiastic dedication for Young IRO, Laurens van Gelder and Nick van der Steen have decided to pass the baton to a new board member. A special thanks to Laurens and Nick who…

  • 17-06-2019

    Very successful Young IRO Machine Learning Event

    On the 13th of June 40 Young IRO members got together to combine their knowledge and brainstorm how we can solve critical industry challenges using machine learning. Their concepts and pitches were very impressive! The…

  • 15-04-2019 ,

    Young IRO upcoming events

    On the 2nd of May, Young IRO members are invited to a socializing event hosted by Ampelmann in Delft. Learn more about Ampelmann’s transition from a start-up to a multinational and meet other Young Professionals…

  • 15-02-2019 ,

    Jack Up Barge geeft kijkje in de keuken aan ‘uitverkocht’ Young IRO op hefeiland JB-115

    De Nederlandse offshore service provider Jack Up Barge heeft 30 leden van industrie-platform Young IRO donderdag een kijkje in de keuken gegeven van het 55,5 meter lange hefeiland JB-115 in Rotterdam. De JB-115 heeft recentelijk…

  • 17-12-2018

    ‘Youngification’. We close this wonderful and successful Y-IRO year with a new addition to the board!

    This was a great Y-Iro year with events at the DOB-Academy, Royal IHC and at Offshore Energy. Recently Jeanine van Zon, of Van Oord, decided to focus more on her own Young organization, so…

  • 19-11-2018 Rotterdam

    Paving our way to a bright offshore future!

    We are truly honoured and proud that with the support of all participants, speakers, our sponsors (Ampelmann Operations, Mr. James Offshore Services, Jack-Up Barge BV) & our…

  • 11-10-2018 Rotterdam

    Young IRO Offshore Energy event trailer

    On the 23rd of October our Young IRO event with the title: Paving our way to a bright offshore future, Together! will kick off at OEEC in Amsterdam. This interactive event will feature young and…

  • 18-09-2018 Rotterdam

    Young IRO

    Last week Thursday Young IRO was present on the Young Ship event. We discussed the mission and vision of Young IRO. Also we introduced our upcoming event: Paving A Way To A Bright Offshore Future,…

  • 10-04-2018 Rotterdam

    YOUNG IRO UPDATE

    Young IRO is looking back at the first Intelligent Event of 2018, hosted by the DOB Academy in Delft. The theme of the event was “Get to know your Industry Counterpart”. It was a dynamic…