Conference program

Wednesday, 6 May 2015

19:00 Ice breaker
Early Registration
Reception at the vesseltracker.com’s officevesseltracker

Day 1 — Thursday, 7 May 2015

9:00 OpeningRegistration
AIS Devices
Alfred Kotouczek-Zeise
Weatherdock
Small vessel tracking by ais! Technology comparison Class A versus Class B
Mark Davies
SRT
Is AIS becoming the primary MDA sensor technology?
Coffee
Satellite AIS
Hans Peter Mortensen
AAUSAT/Satlab
AIS reception from a student built cubesat
Peter Platzer
Spire
Satellite AIS Sensor Fusion
George Best
Orbcomm
AIS Message Errors: Realities and Solutions
David Martin
exactEarth
Enabling cost effective tracking of large populations of small vessels
Guy Thomas
C-SIGMA
Satellite AIS, the Game Changer.
Lunch
AIS Platforms
Peter Stoyanov
AIS HUB
Detection and filtering of AIS data anomalies
Neal Arundale Why AIS data can be inaccurate.
Julian Longson
Polestar
The criticality of multi-data intelligence for Sanctions AML/KYC best practice in the shipping and maritime transportation sector.
Coffee
Albert Hofeldt
Genscape
Genscape Platform and Big Data
Mark Deverill
Vesseltracker
A Ship Full of Data
Atsushi Karaki
IHI
IHI’s satellite AIS system development status
John Paskin
Commodity Flow
Data Volumes in Commodities Trading
Expert Panel: Satellite AIS
17:00 Conclusion day 1 & after work beer
20:00 Gala Dinner
Catch of the day
@ International Maritime Museum Hamburg
Sponsored by:orbcomm
 

Day 2 — Friday, 8 May 2015

10:00 Welcome day 2
Prof. Hu
Shanghai Maritime University
Enhanced Techniques for AIS Big Data Applications
AIS-powered Big Data Applications
Kai Voigt/Thomas Mestl/Ken Tore Tallakstad
Cloudera
DNV GL
Collision detection using Apache Hadoop
Kurt Schwehr
Google
Data at All Scales with the Google Cloud
Paul Woods
SkyTruth
Global Fishing Watch: Saving the Oceans with AIS and Big Data
Coffee
Michael Eldred
Caterpillar
Big Data more than Marketing Buzz
Richie Ramsden
Akzo Nobel
AIS, Antifouling, Data Big Data
Kay Dausendschön
DNV GL
Generating Business Insights with AIS data
Expert Panel: Big Data Platforms
14:30 Lunch
17:00 Boat tour
Lightvessel Elbe 3
Elbe3

In 2015, the conference will feature a new format: expert panels.

In these panels a small group of distinguished experts will lead in depth discussions about a central topic. They will cover the past and the future of their field, they will talk about their experiences and the will provide the audience with priceless insights about what is currently going on.

  • Satellite AIS
  • Big Data Platforms