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Speakers 2018

  • Wednesday, 24 January, 2018

    Niels Smedegaard has been the CEO and President of Shipping & Logistics Group DFDS since 2007. DFDS operates in Europe, and in 2010,  the company was transformed by the major acquisition of logistics and shipping company Norfolkline. Since then, DFDS has changed its way of working and year-... read more

  • Wednesday, 24 January, 2018

    Andreas Nordseth began the work as Di F rector-General in the Danish Maritime Authority (DMA) in January 2009. The DMA sets the direction for future quality shipping and its field of responsibility is based on the shipping industry and its framework conditions, the ship and its crew. In addition... read more

  • Wednesday, 24 January, 2018

    Francis Zachariae began the work as Secretary-General of the International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities (IALA) in February 2015. Francis Zachariae joined the Danish Naval Academy, followed in 1983 by service aboard several naval ships. From 1988 to 1990 he... read more

  • Wednesday, 24 January, 2018

    Deputy chair, IALA e-Navigation committee

    Program & Management Analyst, US Coast Guard

    Jorge Arroyo joined the United States Coast Guard in 1980 and in the subsequent 13 years served as a commissioned officer with assignments and duties in recreational boating safety, search... read more

  • Wednesday, 24 January, 2018

    Status and roadmap of the HGDM

    Head of e-navigation development task force, Ministry of Ocean and Fisheries, Republic of Korea

    Mr Hong is now the Team Manager of SMART-Navigation project, and he has for many years worked with maritime safety related tasks, such as... read more

  • Wednesday, 24 January, 2018

    Making headway: IMO’s plan to lead shipping into a new digital era

    Technical Officer - Maritime Training and Human Element at IMO at International Maritime Organization

    Mr Pristrom has a strong maritime background, having learned the seafaring profession from scratch. He has sailed... read more

  • Wednesday, 24 January, 2018

    Michael has worked for A.P. Moller-Maersk since 2015 where he leads the development of autonomous vessel technology - a highlight of which was heading the autonomous tug project in partnership with Rolls-Royce. Prior to Maersk, Michael worked in the energy industry for such giants as Saudi... read more

  • Wednesday, 24 January, 2018

    Aron Sorensen holds the position as Head of the Maritime Technology and Regulation and is responsible for BIMCO’s technical affairs. He manages BIMCO’s role in marine, operational and related regulatory matters at a number of international organizations such as IMO, ISO, IACS and IHO. His tasks... read more

  • Wednesday, 24 January, 2018

    Richard Doherty joined CIRM in 2013 as Chief Technical Officer and Deputy Secretary-General. His background is in product and business development and he previously spent 6 years working for Pole Star Space Applications, a leading provider of software solutions to the shipping industry.

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  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    Since earning a graduate degree from the University of Chicago, Todd Schuett has traveled throughout the world and visited numerous port and coastal surveillance centers.  As the training manager of Kongsberg Norcontrol IT since 2000, he has instructed hundreds of VTS operators from all corners... read more

  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    Education Dec. 1989 Bachelor in Geophysics at Geophysical Institute, University of Bergen, Norway. April 1992 Master of Science in Meteorology at Geophysical Institute, University of Bergen, Norway.

    Some work experiences Aug. 92- Sept.93 Researcher at DNMI's R&D Division in Oslo,... read more

  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    Dr Sewoong OH’s  research activities focus on the marine data exchange standard and maritime safety services. He is the leader of a project of supporting S-100 infrastructure including testbed system and compilation of S-100 test datasets until 2020, funded by the Korea Hydrographic and... read more

  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    Bjørn Borbye Pedersen has worked with strategy and innovation management at the Danish Maritime Authority for the past six years. He is director of DMA’s e-Navigation team. He has been a leading force in the EU project EfficienSea2 in which he is responsible for the work package ‘Measures to... read more

  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    Per Setterberg is the Operational Project Manager for the STM Validation Project. Per was Activity Leader in the MONALISA 2.0 project 2012-2015 where the STM concept was defined and elaborated. He is a Master Mariner and Coordinator Innovation at the Swedish Maritime Administration (SMA),... read more

  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    Dr. Jin Hyoung Park is a senior researcher at e-Navigation Research Unit of Korea Research Institute of Ships and Ocean Engineering (KRISO). He is leading “A Fundamental Research for Maritime Accident Prevention System” funded by the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries (MOF) of Korea. The research... read more

  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    Mr. Bergmann has experience in software engineering, the aviation as well as the maritime market on navigation.

    He owns the maritime consultancy company BM Bergmann-Marine and works for RISE (Research Institute Sweden), Safebridge GmbH... read more

  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    Harbour Master Trond Andersen is the head of Maritime Department from February 2015 in Port of Stavanger. He pursued a career at sea on shuttle tanker in the merchant fleet for almost ten years. From 2010 until current position he was head of the shipping department in the Norwegian Hydrographic... read more

  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    Mr Lemon, President of IHO, is a manager at the Australian Maritime Safety Authority based in Canberra, Australia. Since joining AMSA in 2003 Nick has worked in the areas of marine aids to navigation, nautical advice and policy, and with the maintenance of AMSA’s delegated legislation. 

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  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    James Fanshawe retired from the Royal Navy in 2005. An Anti-Submarine warfare specialist, he commanded HMS HURWORTH, CLEOPATRA AND FEARLESS and was the Commander United Kingdom Task Group and Commander of the Devonport Flotilla. He held several senior appointments ashore including Director of... read more

  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    Specialized to transport and maritime legislation. Graduated from Turku University, LL.M. 1988, traineed in court. Studied at Oslo University Nordic Maritime Institute. Helsinki University EU-expert training. Worked as forwarding agent, P&I- and insurance specialist and maritime lawyer in... read more

  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    Senior researcher into Maritime Communication at the Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology (IDMT). Senior lecturer of Maritime English at Jade University of Applied Sciences. Member of the Papers and Activities Committee of the IMLA International Maritime English Conference (IMEC).... read more

  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    Fred Pot has a Master’s Degree in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering from the Technical University at Delft in The Netherlands and an MBA from Stanford. He worked for Oceanroutes, a ship weather routing company, and spent 20 years in

    management positions at Matson Navigation... read more

  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    Mr Procee started his career as junior officer on the Dutch merchant fleet 1985, he later transferred to the Hydrographic Service of the Dutch Royal Navy where he worked as Cartographic Compiler and Head of Data management.

    In 1998 he took the opportunity to start lecturing navigation at... read more

  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    Dr. Nick Ward is Research Director for the General Lighthouse Authorities of the UK and Ireland, providing advice on strategy & policy for research & development. He carries out work on radio-navigation and communications and has been closely involved with the development and... read more

  • Thursday, 25 January, 2018

    Mr Jeon is the Technical Operations Manager at IALA. He is responsible for supporting and coordinating the work of the committees and representing the association in a technical capacity.

    Minsu is an Aids to Navigation Manager and has served in the Korean Navy for two years and worked in... read more

  • Friday, 26 January, 2018

    Brian Tetreault is the e-Navigation team leader for the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers Research and Development Center, Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory. His projects include developing navigation systems to improve safety, efficiency and reliability of inland and coastal waterways.

    He is... read more

  • Wednesday, 24 January, 2018

    Abri Kampfer is Director at IHO, the intergovernmental organization, whose role is to ensure that the world’s seas, oceans and navigable waters are properly surveyed and charted to support the safety of navigation and the protection of the marine environment.  He oversees the IHO technical... read more

  • Friday, 26 January, 2018

    Mr Lewald provides advisory and consultative services to agency programs and managers on a broad range of modern navigation matters that involve legacy and future state technology.  He serves as an advisor and subject matter expert (SME) to the Director of Marine Transportation Systems on... read more

  • Wednesday, 24 January, 2018

    Implementing e-Navigation; a qualified view on the future of eNav

    Regional Director at Norwegian Coastal Administration Norwegian Coastal Administration

    John Erik Hagen has been Regional Director for the Norwegian Coastal Administration for 24 years. He pursued a career in the... read more

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