Viktoria Swedish ICT organizing Special interest session on Maritime Informatics, ITS World Congress 2014, Detroit

30 May, 2014 - 09:16

At this year’s ITS World Congress in Detroit, USA, Viktoria Swedish ICT has the privilege to organize a special interest session on Maritime Informatics. This is an area where the institute have chosen to take on the leader-jersey and promote not only the necessity, but also the opportunities of the digitalization of the shipping industry. Through projects like MonaLisa 2.0, and GOTRIS, we explore the possibilities ICT gives for truly enable the integration of shipping in the multi-modal chain.
At the special interest session, you will meet representatives from Europe, Asia and the US, who will show great examples of progress in the digitalization of the shipping industry.

Viktoria Swedish ICT are also theme-leader for InfoShip, theme area och information management in shipping at the Lighthouse competence center for Maritime Research in Sweden (www.lighthouse.nu).

Read more at

http://itsworldcongress.org/sessions/maritime-informatics-how-its-is-transforming-the-shipping-industry/