26-28 September 2017
Dubai, UAE

Richard Hepworth

Trelleborg Marine Systems

Richard Hepworth is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer, having studied for his degree at the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology and now holds the position of Business Unit President for Trelleborg Marine Systems, based in Dubai. Richard has over 20 years’ experience working in the offshore and marine construction industry and has held a number of roles both within Trelleborg and other large engineering companies in this sector, covering engineering, project management, sales, business development and general management. Session reserved for Fugro National Marine Dredging Company

10:00 AM Smart approach to port infrastructure and communication

• Discussing the need for greater collaboration between stakeholders
• Examining the changing role of equipment suppliers
• Storing, analysing and sharing data through standardized, open systems
• Responding to these evolving market needs with SmartPort by Trelleborg

1:00 PM Smart solutions to increase port profitability and security 

Port operators are always on the lookout for the most effective tools to increase market share, cut costs and acquire and retain shipping lines.  
The panel discussion will explain how to improve operational efficiency by reducing expenses, and generate new revenue streams through next-generation technologies.
Viewpoints of discussion include:
• Automated cranes and smart gate solutions 
• Optimizing port ecosystem with IoT  
• The latest cost-effective energy saving technologies
• Best cyber solutions to protect seaport data from sophisticated malware and phishing attacks

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Richard .

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