Keynote & Expert Speakers not to be missed at the 3rd ShipIT Conference

Wednesday, September 27th, Benaki Museum Amphitheatre, Athens

Join the debate about Digital Technologies, Performance Management & Cyber-Security 

Three keynote speakers, eleven shipping executives and five specialized practitioners have already confirmed to speak and discuss at the ShipIT Conference, which is taking place on September 27 at the Benaki Museum Amphitheatre. 

The 3rd ShipIT Conference, organized by netweek magazine and AMMITEC, is focusing on three key sessions, ie. Digital Transformation Journey, Performance & Efficiencies and Risk Management & Cyber-Security. 

Keynote Speakers
Anastasios Papagiannopoulos, President of BIMCO, CEO of Common Progress 
Speaking on digitalisation as one of BIMCO’s key priorities 
James Baker, Editor, Lloyd’s List Containers Maritime intelligence
Presenting the impact of the latest major cyber-attacks towards an unprepared industry 
Phil Tinsley, Manager, Maritime Security, BIMCO
Discussing the latest Guidelines and Regulations of Maritime Cyber-Security 

Expert Speakers & Practitioners

In an effort to combine expertise with experience, the organizers have at the moment confirmed an exciting line-up of expert speakers, coming from companies such as: 

Angelicoussis Shipping Group, Costamare Shipping Company, Minerva Marine Inc, Gaslog, TMS Tankers, Andriaki Shipping, N.J. Goulandris Maritime, TST International, Aegean University, DNV GL, AMMITEC, Office Line, ESET Hellas. 

Stay tuned to see more speakers, being continuously added. 

Round table discussion

Two panel discussions will ignite the debate and inspire the audience with new ideas and innovations in respect to the increasing importance of digitalization and risk management. 

Key issues to be discussed in the panel discussions:
Is the shipping industry entering a new era of digitalization and technology reliance?
How much automation is needed for ship operations & navigation?
Ways to improve performance & reduce accidents with big data 
Integrating fleet systems to improve asset performance
Managing ship/shore personnel into a single more productive team
Informing management on how the business is performing
Identifying cyber risk management 
Implementing risk control processes and measures 
Developing and implementing processes and defences necessary
Providing resilience and restoring necessary systems
Don’t miss the opportunity to learn, meet and discuss the shipping industry transformation 

Join the debate, meet with international keynote speakers, industry professionals and practitioners and keep up with the latest trends, ideas and innovations. With an expected audience of 200 maritime executives, this event is not to be missed. 

Save the date of 27th September in your diary today! 

Contact us 

For your participation: 
Haris Poretsis, τel.: 210 6617 777 (ext. 139), fax: 210 6617 778, e-mail: 

For your sponsorship:
Thanos Thomos, tel.: 210 6617 777 (ext. 322) fax: 210 6617 778, e-mail: 

Liza Antoniadi, tel.: 210 6617 777 (ext. 158) fax: 210 6617 778, e-mail: 

For general enquiries
Nicholas Kondakis, tel.: 210 6617 777 (ext.124), fax: 210 6617 778, e-mail: 

Project Manager
Aikaterini Kioulmpaxioti, tel.: 210 6617 777 (ext.258), fax: +30 210 6617 778,  e-mail: