2021 Event Sponsors
Official Headline Sponsor
The objective of the Port of Rotterdam Authority is to enhance the port’s competitive position as a logistics hub and world-class industrial complex. Not only in terms of size, but also with regard to quality. The Port Authority is therefore leading the transition to sustainable energy and it is committed to digitalisation in order to make the port, and the supply chain, more efficient. The core tasks of the Port Authority are to develop, manage and exploit the port in a sustainable way and to deliver speedy and safe services for shipping.
Official AI Partner
INFORM specializes in AI and optimization software to improve operational decision making. Based in Aachen, Germany, the company has been in the optimization business for over 50 years and serves a wide span of logistics industries including ports, maritime, and intermodal terminals. With a broad range of standalone and add-on software modules, INFORM’s unique blend of algorithmic based software expertise, rich industry experience, and big world thinking delivers huge value for their customers.
The Port of Virginia is a key East Coast gateway and the premier rail port on the East Coast. In 2019, CNBC ranked Virginia as the #1 state for business. In a larger sense, The Port of Virginia is doing everything necessary to become the U.S. East Coast’s leading gateway for global trade for the next several decades, and to make Virginia the #1 place for businesses in the country. Between 2015 and 2025, the port will have invested $1.5 billion in its infrastructure – creating a network of six terminals that can handle any type of cargo. Dredges hit our waters in late 2019 and our deepening and widening efforts are in full swing. By 2024, we’ll once again be the deepest port on the US East Coast with 55’ channels and two-way traffic for the largest vessels calling our coast
HPC Hamburg Port Consulting operates as an independent logistics consulting company specialised in planning, simulating, implementing a large range of transformation services for ports, marine terminals and intermodal rail.
Since establishing in 1976, the Hamburg-based consulting company has delivered more than 1,600 projects across 120 countries spanning six continents along the full port project development cycle.2025.
Wärtsilä Voyage transforms how vessels perform their voyage by leveraging the latest digital technologies to deliver a step-change in safety, efficiency, reliability, and emissions. We are committed to creating a Smart Marine Ecosystem, whereby every vessel can connect to digital services that make voyaging safer and greener. With the broadest Smart Marine portfolio in the market, we are well positioned to lead the industry towards becoming digitally connected across the entire value chain and to be the first partner of choice when leveraging the latest digital technologies.
Lorenz Technology utilize drone technologies to provide the intelligent solution designed for ports to digitalize their operations and automate work processes. With the edge-computing device Lorenz AI-Link® and the web interface of Lorenz Hive® drones and mobile robots can be utilized as autonomous data collectors providing insights for actionable approvements in real-time.
Data gathering and management becomes easier with the intelligent solution built to operate on ports and serve the maritime industry with data gathered by drones. The AI-driven solution is presented by Kristian Skaarup, CEO, Monday 29th 5:15 at “Interpreting the Data from your Smart Technologies to Create Meaningful Business Decisions”.
Why Sponsor SDP 2021?
Leave Lasting Impressions
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Be Viewed as a Pioneer
As a sponsor, your company will be positioned amongst the most influential and important players across the maritime industry. SDP 2021 will provide your company with the opportunity to place your marketing and branding in front of elite C-Level Port attendees as well as though-leading industry professionals; enabling you to secure new business, service your existing clients and engage in industry dialogue.