IoT Innovation for Enhanced Cross-Industry Connectivity
Challenges for Shipping on the Way to 2020
How can the industry work together to meet these challenges?
Across the maritime and transport sectors we have seen a number of collaborative initiatives, or ecosystems, emerging recently – all designed to provide better ways to approach complex challenges and create a more streamlined and efficient industry.
This session will review some of the more prominent platforms and provide the audience with an opportunity to learn how they might benefit from innovation in this space.
What aspects of the technology are of interest and how are they already being applied?
What is the real impact on ship & fleet operations?
Moderated by: Palemia Field, Global Marketing Communications Manager, Digital, ABB
Evangelos Candiotis, Technical Fleet Manager, Enterprises Shipping and Trading SA
George Mantalos, Technical Manager, StarBulk
Smoother Sailing with the Internet of Things
A case study in how collaborative networks are working towards improving safety at sea
Creating an Internet of Vessels for Real Time Data Collection
Moderated by: George Bonikos, IT Consultant, AMMITEC Member
Creating a standardised framework.
What can benchmarking and identifying KPIs do for maritime?
Panellists include: Katerina Raptaki, ICT Manager, Navios Group of Companies, and AMMITEC B.o.D.
Mike Powell, Founder, Cardinal Point Marine Ltd
Ron Vollenga, Business Consultant, Boskalis
Jon Key, Founder, Key & Co. Ltd.
Moderated by: Nick Chubb, Head of Growth, Intelligent Cargo Systems
How can the shipping industry work together and integrate with other sectors to create a safer, more reliable, and more efficient industry?
What are the core components that must be identified and addressed to create this roadmap, and how can better collaboration between the varied industry stakeholders and technology providers help achieve this?
Panellists include: Franck Kayser, Group Managing Director, V.Group
Joost van Ree, Director, Partner Relations, Cruise Lines International Association
Richard Morton, Secretary General, International Port Community Systems Association (IPCSA)
Panos Kirnidis, CEO, Palau International Ship Registry
Vangelis Ouzounis, Head of Unit - Secure Infrastructures and Services, ENISA
Moderated by: Sue Terpilowski, President, WISTA UK
Each table will focus on a unique topic centred around the Smart Maritime Network goal of establishing better collaboration and standardisation in maritime technology.
The roundtable discussions will last 30 minutes with each table host asked to summarise their discussions for the whole room, to ensure that all participants get the most from their attendance.
Table 1 - Hosted by Inmarsat: Connectivity: Contended v Committed Rates in a Digital World
Moderated by: Richard Beecham, Director, Inmarsat Maritime
Table 2 - Hosted by ABB: Digitalisation, So What?
What should the industry do to prepare our people onboard and ashore to maximise the benefits of digitalisation?
Moderated by: Palemia Field, Global Marketing Communications Manager, Digital, ABB
Table 3 - Hosted by Cobham SATCOM: Start Small, Win Big: Getting Started with Digital
It’s easy to get lost in all the Tech-Talk around Digital Transformation, but it may surprise many to learn how most companies in other industries get started on the journey.
Join us for a practical business discussion on finding the early wins that can help build organizational momentum behind broader initiatives.
Moderated by Matt Galston, Sr. Director Global Market Strategy & Development, Cobham SATCOM & Markus Sandelin, Business Director, Creuna
Table 4 - Hosted by Dualog: Maritime Cybersecurity
What is ‘Cyber Secure’? What do the guidelines on maritime cyber risk management state?
Moderated by: Marko Ikonomovic, Solution Architect, Dualog
Table 5 - Hosted by IB Influencing Business: Autonomous Ships: Getting Value from Data
IMO instruments and amendments to encourage Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships (MASS) investment
Shifting from ship to shore-based tasks (such as fleet control and maintenance)
Getting value from data is the real turning point to achieve process harmonization
Moderated by: Giampiero Soncini, CEO, IB Marine
Table 6 - Hosted by CIRM: Digital and Regulatory
How can regulation help shape innovation and digital transformation to drive future industry growth?
Maritime is a very regulated environment, but not much is in place in relation to digitalization!
Is regulation and standardization pest or pleasure?
Will regulation and standardization be an advantage for the big, the small or all players?
Moderated by: Peter Andersen, Maritime Business Development Manager, Cobham SATCOM and President, CIRM
Launched in February 2019, the Smart Maritime Council is a new initiative created by the Smart Maritime Network to support collaboration and standardisation in the development of IT systems for the shipping sector.
This session will bring some of the Founding Members together to discuss some of the findings from the inaugural Smart Maritime Council meeting, held in London on 26 February, and the Athens Council meeting held prior to this conference.
Moderated by: Rob O’Dwyer, Chief Network Officer, Smart Maritime Network
Launched in February 2019, the Smart Maritime Council is a new initiative created by the Smart Maritime Network to support collaboration and standardisation in the development of IT systems for the shipping sector. This session will bring some of the Founding Members together to discuss the findings from the Smart Maritime Council meetings held in London on 26 February, and in Athens prior to the conference.
Matt Galston, Senior Director Product Management, Cobham SATCOM
Morten Lind-Olsen, CEO, Dualog
Giampiero Soncini, CEO, IB Marine
Jan-Sigurd Sørensen, Vice President Digital Solutions, Kongsberg Digital
Andrew Webster, Partner, JLT
Closing Keynote Address – How Cooperation in Digitalisation and Standardisation will Lead to Increased Interoperability
The Digital Container Shipping Association is now officially established in Amsterdam. The neutral and non-profit association is founded and supported by MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company, Hapag-Lloyd AG, A.P. Moller - Maersk and Ocean Network Express with the purpose of driving standardisation, digitalisation and interoperability in the container shipping industry. First priorities are to focus on standards for technical interfaces and data and to create an industry blueprint for processes.
Mr Banks joined Maersk in 2015, and was recently appointed CTIO for A.P. Møller-Maersk. He brings with him over two decades of IT experience, most notably as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and EVP for Technology in Monitise Plc, and CTO and CIO for Visa Europe.
Franck Kayser started his maritime career as a cadet with Maersk in 1982, before joining the Danish Royal Navy. Over the course of more than 25 years in the industry he has worked for a host of major shipowners, including Maersk, CMA CGM, UASC and Nile Dutch Africa Line.
Ronald Spithout is President, Inmarsat Maritime, appointed in October 2014 to oversee global maritime activities for the satellite operator. Prior to joining the maritime business unit he served as President of Inmarsat Enterprise.
Palemia Field manages ABB's communications processes with internal & external stakeholders, with respect to Digital Solutions and Services for the Marine & Ports industry.
Joost van Ree is Director of Partner Relations for the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), the world’s largest cruise industry trade association. CLIA supports safe, secure, and sustainable development in the cruise sector.
Katerina Raptaki is the ICT Manager of the Navios Group of companies, including 4 NYSE-listed companies, owning and managing more than 200 vessels. Katerina is also the former president of AMMITEC.
Richard Morton was appointed as Secretary General of the European Port Community Systems Association in 2011, renamed as the International Port Community Systems Association (IPCSA) in 2014.
John Murphy is CEO of 8 West Consulting, the company behind SafeTrx, a tracking and alerting system thatoperates with a collaborative network of technology partners, maritime operators, SAR first responders, Coast Guard and Police organisations around the world.
Rob O'Dwyer is one of the founders of the Smart Maritime Network, launched in 2019 to promote the benefits of enhanced integration and data sharing among stakeholders within the maritime and transport logistics sectors.