Copenhagen is well known for brewing the best lager in the world. For two days in March as it trended on Twitter, it also had the best shipping conference in the world. Probably. Shipping2030 Europe.
Regulation in shipping is often seen as an inconvenient necessity, but by getting in early regulations can support competitive advantage, argues Sofia Fürstenberg
Everyone’s jumping on the blockchain bandwagon, but what is the real potential of blockchain for shipping? Experts Deanna MacDonald, Karim Jabbar and Simon Ousager give the CEO briefing.
Legacy regulation is facing the bureaucratic singularity, but the digital age also offers an unprecedented opportunity. Regvolution is coming, and it’s going to be transformational, says K D Adamson.
Adam Compain founded Predictive Logistics company ClearMetal in 2014, and as its CEO he’s using data science to unlock unprecedented efficiencies for global trade.
As the cold, hard reality of disruption hits this industry, shared body heat’s essential. And that’s where a new kind of partnership comes in, explains Thomas Bruun Clausen.
Legacy regulation is facing the bureaucratic singularity, but the digital age also offers an unprecedented opportunity. Regvolution is coming, and it’s going to be transformational.
A waypoint is defined as an intermediate point or place on a sea-passage or line of travel—a stopping point, or point at which course is changed. Waypoint Digital 2017 will become the benchmark for assessing digital transformation in the shipping and maritime industry.
It’s where the adventure always starts. Where the magic begins. If you can’t get onto the platform then you’re going to get left behind, says K D Adamson.
The fourth industrial revolution is disrupting some very basic mechanisms that have been facilitating massive growth in seaborne trade volumes, and they could become outdated sooner than many people expect, explains Christopher Rex.
Some of the world’s biggest names started in a garage, but it’s not just floorspace that’s the issue, it’s about headspace too, as Dualog’s new Garage amply demonstrates, says K D Adamson
Someone once said that knowledge speaks, and wisdom listens, and the results of the Navarino conference suggests that Greek operators have been listening intently, says Roger Adamson.
Crew welfare has been the traditional driver for connectivity at sea, but as the balance now shifts to operational efficiency, could the real value lie in tapping the ‘global brain’? When might we see the first sea startup? asks Walter Hannemann.
Many hands make light work, and shipping has big problems to solve, but for collaboration to thrive companies must stop overestimating the benefits of walking the road alone, says Sofia Fürstenberg
Connected, Collaborative, Converged. How and why shipping’s winter of discontent could become a summer of love.