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V-Tracks Seminar

Gain a competitive advantage from using vessel tracking data.

Attend this two-day seminar to understand the different types of data which can be collected, how to use it, and what inferences can be drawn from the data collected. One of the key challenges in data collection is knowing what is relevant and how to interpret it to give you a meaningful insight into how your business is performing on a macro and micro level.

Event Announcement

The December 2019 edition of V-Tracks has been cancelled due to low uptake and will not be running this winter.

Agenda Highlights

NEW for 2019 - Tackle data challenges

Working in groups, this new format of session will take on the industry's most important challenges. Our expert speakers will problem-solve common difficulties allowing you to take-away thought-provoking solutions. Work together towards making improvements in interoperability, tech culture, safety, security and more!

Use cases from front-line practitioners

There is no better way to discover the latest efforts in vessel tracking than by hearing directly from the industry's trailblazers. Attend sessions from port authorities, ship owners, managers and innovators in tech who will share their case studies - success, challenges and solutions.

New for 2019 - Exercises

Gain new skills by doing - not just listening. Break out into groups by using an extract of vessel tracking data and learn how to analyse different data sets. Plot the data on maps and analyse how to improve vessel performance and monitoring.

Build world-class knowledge and a world-class team

Learn from a variety end users and experts - not just in implementing the technology but also in recruiting and attracting new talent. Discover what can be done to nurture the next generation of shipping talent who have the skills to work with extensive shore side data

Back by popular demand - the role of data in maritime litigation

The use of data sets is becoming increasingly popular within maritime law but awareness is still quite low. Discover how different uses of vessel tracking data have been used in litigation and what you need to present should you be required to present your claim.

Look to the future - what is next?

Vessel tracking is very much the here and now, but what about the next 10/20 years? Start thinking about how far data can be used and how you can get ready for smarter ports, autonomous shipping and 5G.

Who should attend?

Shipping sector

Optimise business operations and benchmark against competitors

Insurance sector

Effectively predict risk and properly manage claims

Energy & commodities

Capitalise on changes to international trade flows

Finance sector

Build world-class understanding of chartering market

Legal sector

Build the tools to properly handle litigation and disputes

Government and affiliated organisations

Predict and respond to threats quickly and effectively


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