IBM and AMMITEC are organizing a two hour meetup to introduce technologies that will enable IT departments to create high business value and innovation for the enterprise. Highly relevant to the IT of the Shipping Industry this session will show how to be prepared to meet the demands of mobile, security, big data, content management and cloud. Join us at Varoulko Seaside to find out what it takes to help your business transform and become agile.
Join Digital Ship at the Metropolitan Hotel, Athens, during the week of Posidonia, when two highly focussed briefing sessions will be hosted.
PCCW Global will exhibit at Posidonia taking place in Athens on June 6-10, 2016.
1st YOUNG EXECUTIVES SHIPPING FORUM at POSIDONIA Conference Hall - Metropolitan Expo in Athens, on Friday 10th June 2016
The 1st YOUNG EXECUTIVES SHIPPING FORUM will be organized on Friday 10th June 2016 from 12.00 to 17.00 hrs during POSIDONIA Exhibition 2016, at POSIDONIA Conference Hall - Metropolitan Expo in Athens.
As Shore and Satellite Communications continuously evolve over time, Internet access is a feature available to most vessels of our fleets and all office staff. Nowadays, more and more core ships’ & office systems are networked together and connected to the public Internet.
- Bridge Navigation
- Propulsion and machinery management
- Power control
- Ships Security
- Cargo Management Systems
- Crew Welfare (Crew Lan, Wi-Fi hotspots, Internet browsing etc.)
- Crew personal mobile devices connected to ship’s network
Although this includes many benefits, it also contains some major risks. Considering this, some major Organizations like Bimco, Clia , ICS, Intercargo and Intertanko have begun to develop Cyber Security Guidelines in order to raise awareness of the safety, security and commercial risks for shipping companies.
The traditional “Pitta cutting” event was held for another year on Wednesday, Feb. 24, at "Pisina" in Marina Zeas, in Piraeus.
Almost every company active in maritime I.T. and Communications, as well as many members of the I.T. departments of shipping companies came along and exchanged views, hot news and even gossip about the developments in our sector.
The cutting of the “pitta” was followed by the lottery for the gifts that were kindly offered by the sponsors of our Association. The two lucky “flouri” winner were also awarded two high-tech gifts.
Following the tradition of the past years, Ammitec provided a helping hand to the following charitable organizations (NGO’s) as they prevailed from the Forum’s poll voting.
This year’s donation was not limited to financial support but it was decided fundamental products to be offered, instead of cash in order to cover the children’s needs.
The two NGO’s are: