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09:00 09:30 (30 mins)

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Panel Discussion: Examining Connectivity Innovations On-board!

  • How are data requirements on-board changing? 
  • Antenna innovations to improve on-board connectivity 
  • Understanding how LEO will impact maritime mobility 
  • How long before customers will experience “at home” connectivity on-board 
  • Panellist Adonis Violaris - Interorient Shipmanagement, Chairman of the ICT Committee of the Cyprus Shipping Chamber and Marketing Director
  • Panellist Matthew Galston - Director Product Management, Intellian Technologies
  • Panellist Nick Chubb MNI - Business Developer, Marine Society
  • Panellist Andy Lucas - Senior Vice President, Satellite Operators & Mobility, Comtech EF Data

09:30 10:00 (30 mins)

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Innovations in Commercial Maritime Mobility

  • How improving data services improves crew welfare 
  • On-board optimization systems that use VSAT technology 
  • Cyber Security – how can we sure we are protected against attacks
  • Maritime 2020: The unmanned ship and other innovations
  • Speaker Claus Bo Christensen - Marine Application Manager, UltraShip

10:00 10:30 (30 mins)

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Meeting the Connectivity Demands of the Cruise Industry

  • Why is delivering connectivity so important for the cruise industry? 
  • What is a “smartship” - How improving connectivity drives revenues 
  • Technology required for the “connected cruise”
  • Reza Rasoulian - Vice President, Global Connectivity & Shipboard Technology Operations, Carnival Corporation

10:40 11:10 (30 mins)

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Connectivity and Crew Welfare: How connecting your crew will transform your business

  • How has the market changed in the last 10 years? What services do crew now expect on-board? 
  • What’s driving this change? New lower data costs? 
  • How service providers can innovate their business to take advantage of this new requirement for data 
  • Case studies presented: Real examples of data connectivity improving crew welfare
  • Speaker Nick Chubb MNI - Business Developer, Marine Society

11:00 11:30 (30 mins)

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Morning Break

11:30 12:30 (60 mins)

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Industry Roundtables

Industry Roundtables

Satellite connectivity for:

Table One: Commercial Shipping Table Two: Cruise Table Three: Maritime