ThE HSBO Forum 2023

is a by-invitation-only conference gathering High Speed Boat professionals from around the world. Highly competent experts will give presentations on new development, research, technologies, operational procedures, boat designs and equipment. Many of the best boats built for professional use will be available for full speed sea trials at open sea.


Hotel 11 and Eriksbergshallen, Gothenburg, Sweden


June 7-9, 2023


HSBO in numbers

370 Delegates from 31 Countries, representing Navy, Coast Guard, Police, Sea Rescue, Special Forces, Scientists and Industry. 34 State-of-the-art High Speed Craft will be available for test drives in open waters.

Preliminary Topics

• Riverine Operations
• Sub/Semi-Sub Platforms
• High Speed Craft Simulators
• Amphibious Operations
• High Speed Navigation Systems
• Accidents & Ejections
• Human Factors and Cockpit Ergonomics

• Maritime Counter-Terrorism • Drone & Anti-Drone Operations 
• SAR & Medical Challenges 
• New Engine Technology 
• Measuring Impact Exposure 
• VBSS & Non-Compliant Boarding
• Personal Protection Equipment
• Specifying Boats for SAR 

BOATS at HSBO 2023 (Preliminary)

Airdrop M12 Hardtop



JFD SEAL Carrier - Surface
Semi-Submerged and Submerged.

900 Interceptor

 Munin 1200 Twin Jet ROV

Munin S-1200 Open

Preliminary Programme

This section will be updated.

Wed. June 7

Thu. June 8

Fri. June 9



This section will be updated.
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Maskingatan 11, 417 64 Göteborg

Located on the north shore of river Göta älv, Eriksbergshallen and Hotel 11 have a long history of ship-building.

We have a limited number of hotel rooms reserved for this event. Once completed registration you will receive a link to book hotel rooms at Hotel 11.

 up to 40 high speed boats docked just outside the modern conference theater and exhibition hall, Eriksberg has proven to be the ideal Venue for the HSBO Forum. It is a central location, a mere 10-minute ferry ride from downtown Gothenburg, and 20 minutes by car from Gothenburg Landvetter Airport (GOT). 

Boat Logistics

Sjöstadens Varv – Pejlingsgatan 13, 426 76 Västra Frölunda

Sjöstadens Varv will support the HSBO Forum 2020 offering launch and recovery services with their travel lift.

Official Partners

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