Jess Hurwitz, Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Accuritas, will be speaking and presenting in 2 events at the upcoming 2016 SHIPPINGInsight Fleet Optimization Conference & Exhibition at the Stamford Marriott Hotel in Stamford, Connecticut on October 18-19, 2016. This will be the 5th year that Mr. Hurwitz has participated and been selected as a speaker for the SHIPPINGInsight Conference.
Mr. Hurwitz’s presentation on trends in maritime big data, business intelligence and analytics will be on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 10:50 am as a part of Panel Session 2 entitled: “Big Data and Shipping Intelligence”. Mr. Hurwitz will also take part in the “Connected Ships & Cybersecurity Roundtable of Experts” at 4:50pm on Tuesday, October 18, 2016. This roundtable will address the value and risks associated with big data and connected ships.
Accuritas Global Solutions is a returning Gold Conference Sponsor (5th Year) for the 2016 SHIPPINGInsight Conference and will be showcasing its products and services in the SHIPPINGInsight Exhibition Hall in Booth #210.
Entering its fifth year, SHIPPINGInsight has emerged as the premier technical conference for the maritime industry in North America. SHIPPINGInsight 2015 attracted more than 169 delegates from 7 countries, including 25 senior executives from international shipping companies. The key to the success of SHIPPINGInsight is its format, bringing together shipowners and managers with technology companies in an intimate setting that encourages the sharing of ideas and best practices focused on today’s top shipping challenges.
For more information or to attend this event, please visit the SHIPPINGInsight site.