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Autonomous shipping over the next 5-10 years
Few can argue that technology is an enabler for innovation as its value has been realised through smaller roles or applications within the shipping industry, but what does this transition towards autonomous shipping look like?
Port authorities and terminal operators - the evolution of the smart port
Ahead of Smart Ports Summit Barcelona got the opportunity to speak with Eduard De Visser, Director of Strategy & Innovation at Port of Amsterdam, about the elements key to the evolution of a smart port and Port of Amsterdam’s readiness no matter the timing or outcome of Brexit.
Smart ports as digital exchanges and the next step in the maritime supply chain
We spoke with Piet Opstaele, Innovation Lead at Port of Antwerp, about the importance of smart ports in the development of the maritime supply chain, transparency, cyber threats at ports, and enabling cooperation with their clients.
Who will win shipping’s battle for data?
We know data is valuable. Companies that understand the true value of their data and leverage it intelligently are seeing continued growth. Are shipping businesses collecting the right data and using it in the right way?
Steve Saxon: estimated $30 billion value lost from maritime companies not exchanging information
We spoke with Steve Saxon (Partner at McKinsey & Company) about the growth of regional trade and the value collaboration brings to data.
Climate change: port climate risk and adaptation
We spoke with Greg Fisk, Director of the Environment Partnership at BMT (a global marine science and technology consultancy firm) to better understanding the vulnerability of the port to future climate change.
Enabling efficient tanker operations
Most of the debate associated to port-call coordination and optimization is related to container transports. As the nature of non-container port-calls differs, the characteristics of non-container segments need to be understood.
Lack of standardisation hampering port automation
Automated container terminals are hugely complex business that requires more standardised solutions to improve its efficiency, argues APM Terminals Asia chief executive Tim Smith.
Ports and Terminals Insurance: sensible and realistic risk management
Ahead of the 4th annual Ports and Terminals Insurance Seminar we spoke with Frans van Zoelen, Head of Legal at Havenbedrijf Rotterdam N.V. (Port of Rotterdam) and Chairman of the IAPH Legal Committee, about sensible and realistic risk management.
Robert Yildirim on losing the LBCT bid
Robert Yildirim is one of a rare breed in the world of shipping, someone who is not only prepared to speak his mind, but also let his feelings be known.
CMA TV: Michael Attar on preparing for cyber threats
At CMA Shipping 2019, we caught up with Michael Attar, CIO at Future Tech Enterprises. Michael and Roxy discussed the landscape for cyber security threats for the next five years, and two technologies which will improve security.
The digital twin: Plotting the course to automation
The digital twin, fuelled by an integrated data loop, will be key to the advancement of autonomy in shipping.
Collaboration conundrum – experience sharing with the supply chain
4 stakeholder in the shipping industry share their experiences and views on data sharing, working together, and unavoidable disruptions.
Are we truly transforming the shipping industry?
A panel of 5 maritime experts led by Gijsbert De Jong, Bureau Veritas, assess the shipping industry’s digital transformation and where it’s headed.
Gijsbert De-Jong, Bureau Veritas, on leadership, connectivity, and smart ships
Gijsbert De-Jong, Marine Manager & Sales Director – Marine & Offshore at Bureau Veritas, summarises the first day of Shipping2030 Asia 2018, and talks about his key takeaways.
Todd Scott, IBM, on TradeLens: "So far so good"
Todd Scott, VP Global Trade – Blockchain IBM, tells us what it means to have a fully digitised global trade.
Thomas Knudsen: "It's still hard for customers to engage with shipping lines"
Thomas Knudsen, President of Toll Global Forwarding, tells us what areas the industry can improve upon to better customer experiences.
4 startups to enable “Smart Connectivity” in maritime
Meet Idatase, Loginno, Contiamo, and Pentar – the startups that make logistics and maritime smart – at Shipping2030 Asia!
Pushing the Envelope: The Consolidation Issue #4
As the industry is still figuring out the real impact of consolidation on the market and business operations, in this month’s Pushing the Envelope, we look at the emerging trends in shipping that might shape the sector’s future.