The SmartShip Exchange| Athens | 10-11th Oct 2019
For all those with an interest in the furture of shipping.
Autonomy and remote operations are an important topic for the maritime industry and in recent years there has been rapid development driven by a significant increase in the demand for such worldwide. Significant developments have taken place with Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships (MASS) recently, and the global autonomous shipping industry is predicted to grow in excess of $130 billion industry by 2030.
The Smart Ship Exchange will discuss their views and current findings, leading to a unique opportunity for all those with an interest in the future of shipping to exchange ideas and network with this pioneering community of maritime professionals.
The focus will be based on the technological, regulatory and legal developments necessary to make autonomous and unmanned ships a reality.
Ørnulf Jan Rødseth
Senior Research Scientist - Sintef
Dr George D. Pateras
Deputy Chairman, Contships Management Inc.
President, Hellenic Chamber of Shipping
Chairman, Maritime Cluster of Greece