Key Drivers Shaping Future Ports
Speaker: Tom Boardley, Lloyds Register
The Evolvement of Ports in the light of automation, big data and digitalisation – creating new port functions & business opportunities.
The Paris Climate Change Agreement and Air Quality Improvements - Impacts on Ports and Port-cities
Bill Hemmings - Director, Transport and Environment
Sotiris Raptis - EcoPorts Coordinator, The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO)
Tristan Smith - University College London
Carter Atkins - Port of Los Angeles
The conference will take place at Quality Hotel View in Malmö and will consist of both joint and parallel sessions. A wide range of experts will provide their views on the opportunities and challenges for ports, port-cities and their hinterlands. The preliminary programme is below.
TUESDAY 7th November
JOINT SESSIONS - main conference hall
08.00 - 09.00
Registration and coffee
Moderator for the conference
Christopher Pålsson, Maritime Expert, Lloyds List Intelligence
Welcome Address from Dr Cleopatra Doumbia-Henry, President of the WMU
Opening remarks, Katrin Stjernfeldt Jammeh Major of the City of Malmö
The Role of Port and Port-Cities for the Future. The International Association of Ports & Harbours
Speaker: Susumu Naruse - Secretary General of IAPH, The International Association of Ports & Harbours
or Patrick Verhoeven - Managing Director Policy and Strategy at IAPH
The evolvement of ports in light of automation, big data and digitisation creating new business opportunities.
Global Economic Outlook and Industry Trade Volume Forecast
Peter Sand – Chief Shipping Analyst, BIMCO
Niklas Bengtsson - Lloyds List Intelligence
Highlighting general trends of trade and cargo volume growth and its potential impact on the shipping and port industry.
Key Drivers Shaping Future Ports -
from a Liner Terminal Perspective
Speaker: APM Terminals
The Next Manufacturing Revolution Is Here
Speaker: Kristina Ljunggren -Triathlon Group
How Industry 4.0 and e-commerce will produce a macroeconomic shift and impact global supply chains.
15.30 - 17.00
Presentations followed by moderator led discussions.
Moderator: Lars Green, Green Consulting Group
An Intermodal Landscape in Transformation – The Regional Perspective
How a gradual transport shift from land to sea may occur and how key players may adapt.
Participants: Shortsea Promotion Centre Norway - Kongsberg Group/Yara - SEAGO (Maersk Line) - Kuehne + Nagel
The transformation of ports
Automation, Big Data and Digitalization; Sea Traffic Management; Digital collaboration for port call operations
Participants: STM/Swedish Maritime Administration - CargoTech Kalmar
More participants to be presented.
Summary of first day of conference
Moderator: Christopher Pålsson, Lloyds List Intelligence
A collaboration between The World Maritime University (WMU), Region Skåne, The City of Malmö, Lighthouse, Resilient Region Association, Swedish Maritime Technological Forum and Ports of Sweden.
Peter Askman, Maritime Affairs
Region Skåne, Sweden
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