The third issue of Maritime Holland in 2015 focuses on the next generation of the maritime sector. What issues are important to the industry’s future employees? What do they look for in a job? What are their dreams, ideals and goals?. In the guest column Erik Hietbrink, chairman board of directors STC-Group, stresses the importance of education for this future generation and in the ‘Vision of…’ series Lonneke Holierhoek, managing director of Offshore Independents, shares her view on motivating your employees. Furthermore, cable-laying vessel Nexus, river cruise vessel SS Maria Theresa and multi-purpose offshore support vessel Prince Job I feature in this issue’s vessel reviews.