NORFOLK, Va. – July 21, 2015 – (Marine NewsWire) The organizers of SHIPPINGInsight 2015 today announced that ShipNet will offer a dedicated educational seminar in conjunction with the annual Fleet Optimization Conference & Exhibition, October 13-14, in Stamford, Connecticut.
Now entering its fourth year, the SHIPPINGInsight conference has emerged as the premier maritime technology forum in North America. The event includes 1½ days of presentations, speakers, panels, roundtables and networking events for shipping company executives and industry technology partners. This year’s SHIPPINGInsight will take place in a more spacious facility at the Stamford Marriott Hotel & Spa.
The ShipNet seminar will take place Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 14, immediately following the conclusion of SHIPPINGInsight 2015. All registered delegates for SHIPPINGInsight are invited to attend the ShipNet seminar at no additional charge.
ShipNet’s global commercial director Terje Kristiansen and director of product management Tor-Arne Weldingh Berger will discuss Shipping Mobility and Ship Connect and will introduce the launch of a new product for the end-to-end solution for shipping management. In addition, Berger will be a panel speaker and participant in roundtable discussions during the SHIPPINGInsight conference. The company will also have a stand in the exhibits hall.
“ShipNet is the leading end-to-end solution for the maritime industry designed to deliver control, automation and efficiencies across all areas of the enterprise,
including chartering, operations, finance, procurement and technical management, ” said Kristiansen. “Utilizing established and leading edge technology and marine industry expertise we continuously look to maximize the benefits to our customers by extending our solutions to include new areas for business optimization.”
“Big Data is one of the hottest subjects in the maritime industry, ” said SHIPPINGInsight co-director Jim Rhodes. “That’s why our agenda for this year’s conference will have a special focus on ship telematics and data solutions. We have compiled an impressive list of industry experts who will address all facets of connected ships and cyber security. We urge all SHIPPINGInsight delegates to take advantage of the opportunity to learn more about ShipNet’s Big Data solutions.”
“SHIPPINGInsight 2015 is shaping up to be our biggest and best conference ever, ” said co-director Frank Soccoli. “We have confirmations from more than 25 shipping company executives to serve as speakers or moderators, as well as five keynote speakers, 25+ industry sponsors, 40+ exhibitors, six themed panels, four roundtables and nine networking events, topped off with the ShipNet seminar.”
A member of the Inchcape Shipping Services Group, ShipNet has more than 20 years of experience in building and delivering software solutions for the global shipping industry. The company’s solutions currently enable more than 250 shipping companies of all sizes and trades to manage their business more effectively.
Soccoli Associates LLC, a maritime consultancy, and Rhodes Communications, Inc., an international communications firm specializing in the maritime industry, are co-producers for the SHIPPINGInsight Conferences.