CSN 1st Cyprus Shipping ICT Conference Thursday 7th May 2020

08:30 Welcome Tea and Coffee / Registration

09.00 Introduction & welcome from Cyprus Shipping News – Stella Violari

Morning Session – Digitalisation, Cybersecurity and ICT Challenges for shipping in 2020

Morning Session Chairman – Alexandros Josephides – Deputy Director General, Cyprus Shipping Chamber

09.05 Opening notes from the morning conference chairman

09.10 Welcome address by Tototheo Maritime – Platinum Sponsor

09.20 “Diversity and Technology in the maritime industry” – Anna Vourgos – WISTA Cyprus, President

09.30 “Digitalisation – the tail that wags the dog, or real practical benefit?” – Mark O’Neil – CEO, Columbia Shipmanagement Ltd

09.55 “Are the ship owners and ship managers ready to embrace digital transformation solutions and trust digitalisation and Ai in their business? CaptEugen Adami – Managing Director, Mastermind Group

10.15 Coffee break – Sponsored by Cablenet

10.45 “Digital and Regulatory” –  Peter Andersen – President, CIRM

11.10 “Satellite Connectivity is Setting the Pace for Maritime Innovation & Digitalisation” – David Tropp Hag – Senior Sales Director for EMEA East, KVH

11.35 “How can we make cyber risk management tangible and efficient?”- Jakob P. Larsen – Head of Maritime Safety & Security, BIMCO

12.00 “Maritime digitalisation – a Harmonised approach, future challenges for Shore infrastructure” – Francis Zachariae – Secretary General, IALA/AISM

12.25“How digitalisation will help the vessels to meet the IMO 2020 regulations” – Ted Vougiouklakis – Managing Director, Olympus Marine

12.50 Creating an Internet of vessels for real time data collection” – Dr. Ioannis Filippopoulos – Academic Director of Informatics & Engineering Division at Hellenic American University, AMMITEC Member

13.15 Lunch and Networking Break – Sponsorship available

14.15 Keynote speech by the Cyprus Shipping Deputy Minister to the President Mrs Natasa Pilides

14.30 – 16.00 Afternoon Session Part 1 – Round table discussion groups on Digital and Regulations, Satellite Technologies and Shipboard Connectivity for Crew and remote trouble shooting

Afternoon Session Chairman – Socrates Theodosiou – Chairman of Digitalisation Committee, CSC and CEO of Tototheo Maritime

14.30 Opening Notes from the afternoon conference chair

  1. Satellite Technologies help to trigger the Industrial Revolution –  TBA
  2. Exploring Digitalisation and what to expect as an outcome in the maritime industry – Efthymios Chaldeakis​ – Area Sales Manager, ONEOCEAN
  3. Crew Welfare Shipboard Connectivity and Remote Troubleshooting and Support – Katerina Raptaki – ICT Manager, Navios
  4. 4G/LTE for Maritime – How to reduce cost and improve communications – Baret Kouyoumdjian – General Manager, Monarch Global

15.40 Summary presentation from each group of Session part 1

16.00 Coffee Break – Sponsorship available

16.30 – 18.00 Afternoon Session Part 2 – Round table discussion groups on Digitalisation, Cybersecurity and Smart Networks

  1. The Impact of Digitalisation on Shipping Business and Financial Models – Andreas Chrysostomou – CSO,  Tototheo Maritime
  2. Maritime Cybersecurity – Andreas Ioannou, Chairman – EPSCO
  3. Moving from theory to practice: real life pitfalls in Digitalisation of ships – Giampiero Soncini – CEO, IB Marine
  4. Ai Implementation – Digital Waves – Zacharias Siokouros – CEO, CMMI

17.40 Summary presentation from each group of Session part 2

18.00 End of Conference – Network cocktails – Sponsorship available