SHIPPINGInsight 2015 Opens TomorrowEvents, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions — By admin on October 12, 2015 at 6:06 PM
Annual Conference & Exhibition to Bring Together Shipowners and Suppliers to Explore Technology Solutions for Ship and Fleet Optimization
NORFOLK, Va. – Oct. 12, 2015 – (Marine NewsWire) Nearly 150 shipping industry executives from around the world will convene in Stamford, Conn., this week for the fourth annual SHIPPINGInsight Fleet Optimization Conference & Exhibition. The goal of SHIPPINGInsight is to provide a forum for dialogue between ship operators and technology companies to discuss the challenges and solutions of operating ships and fleets more efficiently. The event takes place Oct. 13-14 at the Stamford Marriott Hotel & Spa.
By the numbers …
- Nearly 150 total registered delegates
- 30+ shipping company executives registered
- 5 keynote speakers
- 1 guest speaker
- 58 speakers and moderators
- 36 industry sponsors (sold out)
- 45 exhibit hall booths (sold out)
- 5 supporting organizations
- 7 media sponsors
- 3 themed sessions
- 6 panels
- 4 roundtables
- 10 networking events
- 1 SHIPPINGInsight Award
- 1 ShipNet Seminar
The conference chairman is Michael Wilson, president and COO of Laurin Maritime (America). Keynote speakers are Gary Vogel, CEO of Eagle Bulk Shipping; Paal Johansen, vice president and director of operations maritime, for DNV GL; Angus Campbell, managing director of Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement; Scott Bergeron, CEO of the Liberian Registry; and Shane Rossbacher, senior vice president of Inmarsat. Capt. David Moskoff, a professor at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy will give a special presentation on cyber security in shipping.
Now in its fourth year, SHIPPINGInsight is the premier North American technology conference and trade show for the international commercial maritime industry. It brings together shipowners, ship managers and technology companies to discuss solutions to improve ship and fleet efficiency. The event is co-owned and produced by Soccoli Associates LLC, a maritime consultancy, and Rhodes Communications, Inc., an international communications firm specializing in the maritime industry.