Young IRO: the Present & the Future of the Dutch Offshore Energy Industry!

Young professionals are key in IRO’s mission to contribute to a future proof & sustainable industry, therefore they embrace the initiative of Young IRO: a platform where the next generation of our industry can connect, learn, get inspired and share ideas & new innovations!

Our vision:

Making the Offshore Industry future proof, rethinking the conventional, empowering the Young Generation & linking all professions, age groups & genders within the IRO Community.

Our mission:

To Facilitate continuous learning, development & knowledge exchange through business friendships between young industry professionals.

And what we do:

Annually we organize 3 Intelligent Events. Each with its own thematic program & networking opportunity. Next to that we organize Social Gatherings to get together in a casual & inspiring environment. We pro-actively invite young people to the existing IRO activities.

Want to join?

Are you under the age of 35, eager to learn & share your thoughts, experiences &, last but not least, working for one of the nearly 425 IRO member companies, we welcome you to member up via! Please mention your name, function, company name, date of birth, e-mail and (cell) phone number. Registration for Young IRO is free of charge and will keep you up to date on events and activities of IROYoung IRO.

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Board Young IRO

  • Bernard Alblas (Chairman), IHC Services
  • Jiska Bazuin (Vice-Chairman), Pronomar
  • Jeanine van der Zon (Event Officer), Van Oord
  • Laurens van Gelder (Sponsor and Finance Officer), Damen AKF
  • Siwart Mackintosh (Communication Officer), Bayards
  • Nick van der Steen (Member Officer), Ridderflex & Plastics
  • Amber Nossent (Marketing Officer), Navingo
  • Sander Morshuis (Innovation Officer), Mocean Offshore