Date: Wednesday 27 March 2013 - Thursday 28 March 2013

Location: London, UK

Related categories: Maritime »

ACI’s 8th Maritime Communications & Technologies Summit will prepare a shipping company to increase operational efficiency by implementing the appropriate technologies. An excellent overview of the latest innovations will be given as well as actual case studies so that a company can find the correct course of technological investment specific to their fleet.



  • Explore the latest developments of the ever changing and highly competitive satellite communications market
  • Learn from case studies and success stories of VSAT implementation
  • Keep up to date with the latest developments in middleware and specialised hardware equipment
  • Discuss the best and most cost-efficient practices regarding crew internet access and crew welfare
  • Understand the possibilities of integrated Ship-to-Shore VPN’s and Intranets


ACI’s meetings offer the perfect opportunity to discover the latest developments and discuss your own challenges with peers and experts through an interactive & informative 2 day programme

  • Hear from an outstanding line up: From leading shipping companies to global solution providers
  • Network informally with peers and cross-industry senior level executives.


Adonis Violaris- Group Marketing & Head Of Communications- Bernard Schulte Shipmanagement

Malcolm Warr- Chairman- Tanzparency Group, Dubai

Roger Adamson- CEO- Stark Moore MacMillan

Alan Gottlieb- Managing Director- Gottlieb International Group

Christopher King- Airtime Sales Manager- Selax

Ron Vollenga- Consultant- Outsourced-IT Management

David Patraiko- Director of Projects- The Nautical Institute

Johan Verhegge- ICT Infrastructure Manager- Vroon BV

Branimir Ostojic- HSEQ Manager/ DPA- Promar Shipping

Martin Briddon MBE- Engineering Manager- James Fisher MIMIC

Simon Gatty Saunt- Regional VP, Data & Mobility Services, Europe- SES

Frank Coles- President- Inmarsat

Peter Blackhurst- Head of Safety Services- Inmarsat

James Fanshawe CBE- Chairman- Marine One Stop Technologies

                                      Mary Ellen Kramer- President- Maritime Broadband Inc.


  • CIO’s
  • IT Directors/Managers
  • Technical Directors/Managers
  • Operations & Project Managers

Along with expert consultants, researchers and service providers

For Further Information Or To Register Your Attendance Contact 

Justyna Korfanty

Tel: +44 207 981 2503 


Opportunities to Meet Your Target Audience

Companies can gain direct access to our senior level audience and have an increased level of visibility through branding and networking at the conference.   For information on available sponsorship and commercial opportunities, please contact:

Hubert Sosnowski

Tel: +48 616 46 9780




Conference Sponsor
Media partners

Confirmed Venue

Hilton London Kensington

179-199 Holland Park Avenue

London W11 4UL