[Event] Smart Operations: Miami

SOMI 2015

By MarEx 2015-02-10 13:11:43

Date: 2015-02-20

Venue: The Eden Roc Hotel, Miami Beach

The first event in the 2015 Smart Operations series, Smart Operations: Miami, hosted by Inmarsat and sponsored by Event Series Partner Tero Marine and Event Sponsor Inventory Locator Service, will deliver insightful presentations and discussion on the topic of logistical integration from the perspective of different stakeholders at a seminar being held at the Eden Roc Hotel on Miami Beach.

The free to attend half day seminar will run from 1200 until 1730 on 20 February 2015 and will feature two speaker sessions with multiple networking opportunities including lunch, coffee breaks and an evening networking drinks reception. 

Persons interested in attending the seminar are advised to make a reservation as soon as possible, as places are limited.

Topics to be discussed

Port Challenges: A discussion on the challenges and opportunities facing a port in the South Atlantic.

Operational Intelligence: Reviewing the operational goals and parameters facing a major ocean carrier.

Data in Real Time: How can we streamline our operational processes at sea? We look at how business processes can be integrated at sea.

Learning from Other Industries: How can a shipowner efficiently source parts, equipment or services at the minimum of cost? This session discovers best practices learnt from the aviation industry.

Integrating Port Activities: On the port side of things, we look at how can terminals operators effectively manage their processes in real time whilst providing the utmost customer service to clients.

Location: The Eden Roc Hotel, 4525 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33140


Joseph J. Cox, President, Chamber of Shipping of America (CSA)

Ronald Spithout, President, Inmarsat Maritime

Vino Kumar, Director – Operations & Logistics, CMA CGM

Dr. Natacha Yacinthe, Project Manager, Port of Everglades

Robert Barcelo, Business Development Manager, Port of Everglades

Jan Erik Hårvei, Managing Director, Tero Marine

Henry Nel, Regional Business Development Manager for Shore Based Systems, TRANSAS

Sheila Davis, Marine Product Lead, Inventory Locator Service

The full Smart Operations: Miami Agenda can be found at https://www.fathomshippingevents.com/miami-agenda.html.

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