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Cargo Innovation Conference 2017 | Unmanned Cargo Ship Conference 2017 Edition


Cargo Innovation Conference 2017

Below you can find the program of the 2017 edition of the conference, which took place on June 14, 2017, at Maasport Venlo, The Netherlands:

8:45 9:30 Welcome and Registration
9:30 10:00 Julio Gil previous Julio Gil, Integrations & Strategy Manager, Europe Healthcare L&D, UPS, USA, on “UPS Drone Logistics”, More information
10:00 10:30 Bastiaan Krosse previous Bastiaan Krosse, Research Manager, TNO, department Integrated Vehicle Safety, on “Advances in truck and AGV automation for efficient and safe terminal and inter-terminal operation”, More information
10:30 11:00 Burkhard Stadlmann previous Burkhard Stadlmann, Professor, University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria, on “Automatic Train Driving”, More information
11:00 11:30 Break
11:30 12:00 Laurence Duquerroy previous Laurence Duquerroy, Application project manager, European Space Agency (ESA), The Netherlands, on “Space for unmanned cargo vehicles”, More information ; Read the interview
12:00 12:30 Barry Koperberg previous Barry Koperberg, Founder and general manager Wings for Aid Foundation on behalf of World Food Program UAV Working Group, on “Innovation to Impact: World Food Program coordination model for UAV use”, More information
12:30 14:00 Break
14:00 14:30 Erik Ekkel previous Erik Ekkel, Director IT & Operations, Ahrma, The Netherlands, on “Where are my products and in what condition? Track & trace throughout the logistics chain”, More information; Read the interview with Holger Heckmann
14:30 15:00 Svilen Rangelov previous Svilen Rangelov, Co-Founder, Dronamics
15:00 15:15 Nathalie Koopman previous Nathalie Koopman, University of Twente, on “Advance the development of UCA by identifying the opinion of shippers about UCA”, More information
15:15 16:00

Roundtable discussion:

“The future of Multi Modal Unmanned Cargo Systems”

Hans Heerkens previous Hans Heerkens, Assistant Professor, University of Twente / Chairman, Platform Unmanned Cargo Aircraft
Roundtable members will follow soon
16:00 17:00 End of Conference and drinks


Unmanned Cargo Ship Conference 2017 Edition

Below you can find the program of the 2017 edition of the conference, which took place on June 13, 2017, at Maasport Venlo, The Netherlands::

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Céline Hourcade, Head, Cargo Transformation program, International Air Transport Association (IATA), Switzerland, on “Drones for tomorrow’s air cargo”, More information

8:45 9:30 Welcome and Registration
9:30 9:40 Twan Beurskens OFFICIAL OPENING
Twan Beurskens, Deputy General, Province of Limburg, The Netherlands
9:40 10:10 arwen korteweg KEYNOTE
Arwen Korteweg, Business Manager Logistics, Port of Rotterdam, The Netherlands, on “Rotterdam-Venlo-Europe: the autonomous connection”, More information
10:10 10:40 Céline HOURCADE program
10:40 11:10 Break
11:10 11:40 Laurens Schrijnen Laurens Schrijnen, Advisor Smart Mobility, Project Manager smart shipping, Rijkswaterstaat, Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment, on “Smart Shipping Challenge 2017 SMASH!”, More information; Read the interview
11:40 12:10 Ørnulf Jan Rødseth Ørnulf Jan Rødseth, Senior Scientist, SINTEF Ocean, Norway, on “Unmanned ship transport systems in Norway”, More information; Read the interview
12:10 12:40 Gerben Peeters Gerben Peeters, PhD researcher, KU Leuven, Belgium, on “Towards autonomous inland shipping”, More information
12:40 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 14:00

Rudy R. Negenborn

Ali Haseltalab, PhD student/employee, Delft University of Technology and
Rudy R. Negenborn, Associate Professor, Delft University of Technologyon “Autonomous Ships: Theory and Practice”, More information
14:00 14:30 program Wojciech Paprocki Prof. Wojciech Paprocki PhD, Full Professor, SGH Warsaw School of Economics, on “3NTOCC – it means: No Train, No Terminal, No Truck (3NT) Operating Common Carrier (OCC)”, More information
14:30 15:00 Lieven Dejonckheere program Lieven Dejonckheere, Head of Division, De Vlaamse Waterweg NV, Belgium, on “Automation & Smart Shipping on the inland waterways in Flanders”, More information
15:00 15:30 Break
15:30 16:00 Cristiana Pagni Cristiana Pagni, President, Tecnomar Liguria Consortium, Italy, on “An Italian experience for the next ‘jump’ of Unmanned surface vessel (USV) technologies towards commercial shipping”, More information
16:00 17:00 End of Conference and drinks

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