The CSN 1st Cyprus Shipping ICT Conference took place online on 24th September, 2020. The conference was under the auspices of the Cyprus Shipping Deputy Ministry and supported by the Cyprus Shipping Chamber, the Cyprus Marine Club, Cyprus Union of Shipowners, CYMEPA, WISTA Cyprus, YoungShip Cyprus and AMMITEC of Greece. The conference attendance was free of charge for all delegates. We would like to invite you to our 1st Cyprus Shipping ICT Conference where together with key industry experts from industry bodies, shipowners, ship managers, service providers and equipment manufacturers looked at the operational aspects impacting this sector. We had lead discussions on Digitalisation, Cybersecurity, Smart Networks, Shipboard Connectivity and Remote Troubleshooting and ICT Challenges for shipping in 2020 as well as creating an Internet of vessels for real time data collection in this fastmoving modern market.