22 - 24 OCTOBER
Sundus Rotana, Muscat, Oman

Conference Day Two: Tuesday, 23 October 2018

8:00 am - 8:30 am Registration and morning refreshments

9:15 am - 9:45 am Chairman’s opening remarks

James Fanshawe - Chairman, UK Marine Alliance, Smart Ports
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James Fanshawe

Chairman
UK Marine Alliance, Smart Ports

PORT-HINTERLAND CONNECTIVITY

9:25 am - 9:50 am Ensuring the financial viability of ports: Harnessing the landside opportunity through digitisation, integration and collaboration

Jesse Damsky - Chief Commercial Officer, Port of Salalah
  • Enhancing revenue stream in non-quayside activities
  • Using digital technology to provide value to landside customers and cargo owners
  • The role of data in achieving port and landside integration
  • Optimising logistics and traffic flows using IoT
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Jesse Damsky

Chief Commercial Officer
Port of Salalah

9:50 am - 10:15 am Development plans for Port of Duqm: Turning Port of Duqm into an integrated centre for multi-modal logistics services

Erwin Mortelmans - Commercial Director, Port of Duqm Company
  • How is Port of Duqm contributing to diversity of shipping materials and reducing over capacity in the region?
  • What role will Port of Duqm play in the diversification of the Oman economy?
  • How will Port of Duqm enhance the value proposition of Oman as a logistics hub?
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Erwin Mortelmans

Commercial Director
Port of Duqm Company

10:15 am - 10:40 am Port of Rotterdam- Digital Business Solutions : The steps in digitalisation for ports

Jan Gardeitchik - Senior Lead Digitalization -Maritime Port Management Systems, Port of Rotterdam
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Jan Gardeitchik

Senior Lead Digitalization -Maritime Port Management Systems
Port of Rotterdam

10:40 am - 11:10 am Networking break and morning refreshments

REALISING SMART PORTS

11:10 am - 11:35 am Planning for asset lifetime in the initial design stages for greenfield ports

Eng. Mohammad A. Al Dardasawi - Chief Officer, Ports Development & Construction, Aqaba Development Corporation, Jordan
  • Understanding the value of material selection, durability considerations and maintenance planning at the design stages
  • Combining historical data with real-time asset monitoring to predict failures
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Eng. Mohammad A. Al Dardasawi

Chief Officer, Ports Development & Construction
Aqaba Development Corporation, Jordan

11:35 am - 12:00 pm INTERNATIONAL TRAILBLAZER: Digitalisation and its role in optimizing maritime management

James Fanshawe - Chairman, UK Marine Alliance, Smart Ports

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James Fanshawe

Chairman
UK Marine Alliance, Smart Ports

FUTURE BUSINESS MODELS

12:00 pm - 12:25 pm HARBOUR SIDE CHAT: How can future ports leverage digital technology to connect stakeholders and unlock bottlenecks?

James Fanshawe - Chairman, UK Marine Alliance, Smart Ports
Bjoern Pistol - Head of Port Strategy, Hamburg Port Authority
  • Utilising digital technology to uncover digital trade corridors for global trade
  • Using IoT to optimise port-hinterland connections and reduce landside logistics delays
  • Using data insights to optimise and govern the supply chain
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James Fanshawe

Chairman
UK Marine Alliance, Smart Ports

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Bjoern Pistol

Head of Port Strategy
Hamburg Port Authority

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Eng. Ashraf M. Kotait

Senior Port Operations & Logistics Expert
Center for Graduate & Professional Studies - MCBS (Oman)

12:50 pm - 1:15 pm Business benefits for everyone enabled by PortCDM

Mikael Lind - Research Manager - Sustainable Transport, RISE Viktoria

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Mikael Lind

Research Manager - Sustainable Transport
RISE Viktoria

LAND RECLAMATION AND SOIL MECHANICS

1:15 pm - 1:40 pm New innovations in environmental impact studies: Sohar Port case study

Mohsin Al Jabri - Manager, Environmental Affairs, Sohar Port and Freezone
  • How is Sohar Port establishing itself as the region’s greenest port?
  • Establishing the necessary expertise in-house to deliver environmental impact studies
  • Cost effective strategies for mitigating the potential adverse effects of port development on the environment

Mohsin Al Jabri

Manager, Environmental Affairs
Sohar Port and Freezone

1:40 pm - 1:45 pm Chairman’s closing remarks

James Fanshawe - Chairman, UK Marine Alliance, Smart Ports
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James Fanshawe

Chairman
UK Marine Alliance, Smart Ports

1:45 pm - 2:45 pm Networking lunch

2:45 pm - 2:45 pm End of conference