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We are looking for speakers to join our inaugural Shipping Transformation Summit programme.

If you belong on our stage or would like to suggest a speaker, we want to hear from you!

Abstract guidelines

We are keen to hear from ship owners, 3PLs, brokers, financial analysts, shippers and senior industry professionals who have extensive operations background and innovative ideas on using the emerging technology to drive industry transformation.

Main themes for 2020
  • Digital Freight Brokerage Market
  • Shipper’s perspective: Enabling international trade
  • Blockchain: A game changer or a problem looking to be solved?
  • How do the star-ups play a massive role in digital transformation of shipping?
Main themes for 2020
  • Regulatory Compliance with IMO2020
  • The pledge and perspective of 5G
  • Human interaction and future of smart shipping
  • Cultivating business models in the era of digital
Abstract information should include:

-  Paper title

-  Authors

-  Outline of paper (abstract between 150 and 300 words)

Speakers will be allocated timings once the agenda has been confirmed. Please kindly note, sending an abstract does not guarantee you a speaking slot at the conference.

How to submit an abstract

All abstracts must be submitted to the event producer Ana Duvancic ( no later than 29 November 2019.

Submit your abstract (s) >>

Speaker registration

Authors presenting the paper on the day will be automatically registered to attend the event free of charge. 

Co‐authors will receive a 20% discount on the registration fees. 

Speakers/ authors/ co‐authors will be responsible for any costs associated with attending this event (travel, accommodation, general expenses, etc.).

Demonstrate leadership

Put your brand in front of our captive audience: share your experiences and present your ideas to a select group of like-minded individuals with one of our tailored sponsorship packages.

For further information, please contact Peter Ewens: E: | T: +44 (0) 20 7017 7174.