Webinars

A free webinar series in the lead up to the World Ports Conference live event in June 2021 focusing on the interconnected topics of adapting business models, improving ship-shore relations, and driving data sharing.

UPCOMING WEBINARS
  • Can Ports Leverage Diversity to Propel Innovation?

    Thursday 18 March 2021 | 3pm CET


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    The maritime sector, with ports at the top of the list, have been dominated by publicly-appointed, senior, monochromed male managers since their foundation. However, with more imaginative senior appointments seen more recently at some port authorities, are we witnessing the beginning of a sea change in port management diversity? How can an injection of diverse, new blood into both senior and middle management at ports propel innovation?


    Speakers:
    Despina Theodosiou, President WISTA International / CEO Tototheo Maritime
    Flor Pitty, Chair IAPH Women’s Forum / Director-General Ports and Ancillary Services Panama Maritime Authority
    Taha Riani, Managing Partner, Allyens

    Moderator:​ : Ines Nastali, Editor, Ports & Harbors, Maritime & Trade, IHS Markit

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  • The future for ship-shore community data sharing - a public highway or individual toll roads?

    Wednesday 17 February | 3PM CET


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    Today a whole profusion of individual port and shipping data sharing platforms co-exist, many of which have been initiated by ports, shipping lines, data associations and governmental agencies. In a world where a vessel making a ships call in one of the world's 900 ports needs to send and receive messages to many different parties, what can be done to harmonize data collaboration and orchestration?


    Speakers:
    Henning Schleyerbach, COO Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA)
    Pascal Ollivier, Chair IAPH Data Collaboration Committee
    Julian Abril Garcia, Head Facilitation Section, Maritime Safety Division, IMO

    Moderator:​ Eric Johnson, Technology Editor, JOC, IHS Markit