Speedcast

Platinum Sponsor

Speedcast International Ltd (ASX: SDA) is the largest provider of remote communications and IT services in the world. Speedcast’s fully managed service is delivered via a leading global, multi-access-technology, multi-band and multi-orbit network of 70+ satellites and an interconnecting global terrestrial network, bolstered by extensive on the ground local support from 40+ countries. This global “network of networks” allows customers to entirely rely on the most robust, integrated infrastructure available in the market for their mission-critical applications. Speedcast is uniquely positioned as a strategic business partner, tailoring communications, IT and digital solutions to meet unique customer needs and enable business transformation. Speedcast extends its managed services through differentiated technology offerings including cyber-security, crew welfare, content solutions, data and voice applications and network systems integration services. With a passionate customer focus and a strong safety culture, Speedcast serves over 10,000 maritime and offshore assets around the world.
>> SPEEDCAST


 Gold Sponsor

The Marlink Group is the world’s leading provider of end-to-end managed connectivity and IT solutions. The group which includes Marlink, Telemar, Livewire Connections and OmniAccess, provides maritime and enterprise customers with an integrated offering of reliable broadband connectivity, IT and cyber solutions, bridge electronics, and flexible service and maintenance.

The Marlink Group’s unrivalled portfolio of multi-band communication solutions covering Ku-, Ka-, C- and L-band services is augmented with mobile and terrestrial links and an industry-unique range of digital solutions. With more than 1000 employees worldwide, the Group serves customers from all maritime segments globally, including: Shipping, Offshore & Energy, Cruise & Ferry, Yachting and Fishing.

The Marlink Group delivers solutions with unrivalled service and support through an enhanced global footprint, including a network of sales and service locations ensuring customer proximity. Our 24/7 service desk, local presence on all continents and a network of 1250 service points staffed with highly qualified service engineers support our customers globally to operate their business smarter, safer and more profitable. 

More than 70 years’ experience, combined with our strong satellite network and hardware manufacturer partnerships, enables Marlink to bring the power of smart connectivity solutions to customers worldwide, helping them to digitalise their remote business operations wherever they are.
>> MARLINK


Silver sponsor

With over 150 years of experience in the maritime industry, RINA is a multinational supporting clients building stronger business and better projects. Technical competence, attention to quality and focus on innovation are the pillars that allow us supporting companies to demonstrate the added value of their fleet through the use of digital technology.

RINACube is our open and cloud-based platform for digitally augmented services, providing companies with utmost level of services and a holistic view of the shipping market through a single sign on. The platform can gather and integrate data from various sources and use them to take strategic and operational decisions, drive down costs and increase efficiency.

Fleet Operation Center (FOC) and Performance Management (OPTIMUM) are the first applications totally designed and implemented on RINACube. The first one uses tracking and data-analysis platform to enable real-time information sharing between ships and onshore teams designed to support fleet operations and increase safety. The second is a modular suite based on automatic data acquisition, associated with analytics and reporting tools, to provide indication on how to reduce fuel consumption and adopt data driven fleet management.
>> RINA


Silver Sponsor

Intellian is the world's leading provider of satellite communications and smart systems for the maritime, industrial, and military sectors. Founded in 2004, Intellian is leading the way in driving innovation in the satellite communications market. Governments and global players choose Intellian's stabilized satellite antenna systems to deliver connectivity when it matters most. 

Intellian operates in 10 offices worldwide, including global logistics centers in Asia, the Americas, and Europe, and is supported by a network of more than 450 partners across the globe. Intellian Technologies Inc. is listed on the Korean Stock Exchange, KOSDAQ (189300:KS). 
>> INTELLIAN


Silver Sponsor

OTESAT_MARITEL a member of OTE Group, is a leading provider of maritime satellite telecommunications globally.

The company is continuously investing in infrastructure and know-how in order to develop and provide its customers with cutting edge integrated ICT solutions, combing the latest technology in telecom networks and IT applications, always conforming to the highest quality standards.

OTESAT_MARITEL offers s@tGate, a state-of-the-art satcom management and cyber security platform which enables users to exploit smart technologies including digital services in a highly secure environment.

s@tGate covers the ICT needs of any modern shipping company, as it is designated for business and crew use, via delivering a variety of digital services (e-mail, voice, internet, M2M, etc.) and leads their fleets to in a new era of communications.

 Lately the company launched IRIS an advanced Cyber Security Solution especially developed for the maritime industry.

s@tGate in combination with IRIS services boosts customer experience either via Fleet Xpress, the futureproof satcom connectivity or other satellite broadband networks.

OTESAT_MARITEL with its 20+ years of experience provides to the maritime market high level pre-sales and after-sales consultancy and full technical support services   to all main shipping centers, for the supplied services and equipment (satcom and marine electronics)..
>> OTESAT_MARITEL


Bronze Sponsor

Telenor Satellite is a major European satellite provider of broadcast and broadband services for customers in the media, maritime, and oil and gas sectors.

Utilising a hybrid network that comprises our satellite fleet, teleports and a terrestrial fibre network, Telenor Satellite delivers turnkey broadcasting solutions, end-user connectivity and application services via satellite throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

From the distribution of digital TV and radio content to millions of European homes to the provision of reliable communications in remote locations on land and at sea, we are committed to keeping our customers connected via satellite. Visit the company’s website at:
>> TELENOR SATELLITE


Bronze Sponsor

Leading International Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) operator Thuraya Telecommunications Company is proud to offer the latest innovation in satellite technology. Our high-quality products and solutions, backed by our reliable network coverage across Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia, allows you to stay connected anytime, anywhere.

From government, military and NGO sectors, to the oil & gas and maritime industries, Thuraya Telecommunications continues to deliver what you need, when you need it.
>> THURAYA


Promotional Sponsor

MarPoint is a maritime IT company that specializes in providing out of the box solutions for the maritime industry. All the soft­ware is developed, modified and customized according to the customer’s needs.

We currently have an extensive portfolio of deployed gateway management systems in cruise ships, commercial fishing vessels, tankers, bulkers and mega-yachts.

MarPoint products and services include a satellite, 3G & WiFi network management suite for ship-to-shore and remote communications needs. Marpoint also produces powerful and affordable enterprise-grade routers for controlling a multi-person vessel network on all satellite broadband installations.

More specifically we design, and create unique Internet communications platforms that combined with carefully selected services (i.e VoIP termination, crew hotspot with BYOD functionality, satellite services) offer operational efficiency and network control. Furthermore, MarPoint’s products are in full compliance with all future crew welfare regulations while at the same time offering complete cost control and high end solutions. For more information on our products and services please visit:
>> MARPOINT


Promotional Sponsor

Navarino is an advanced technology company in the maritime satellite communications industry. Its high quality products and services are developed at the leading edge of technology for the global merchant shipping sector.

Navarino is the one stop shop for maritime satellite communications, and its portfolio of services includes the full range of bandwidth options available through the latest generation of high throughput satellites. 

Navarino is also the developer and distributor of INFINITY, the state-of-the-art maritime bandwidth management and optimization solution that can be used on vessels equipped with any type of IP based satellite communications systems. 

Navarino has also recently launched Angel, the first cyber security service designed for maritime which is compatible with any type of satellite network.

With a client base of more than 500 shipping companies worldwide, the company has offices in Greece, Norway, Germany, Cyprus, United Kingdom, Hong Kong and Singapore, alongside a steadily growing international resellers' network.
>> NAVARINO


Promotional Sponsor

Port-IT has over 25 years of experience in all kinds of land mobile and maritime communication and IT solutions. Our experience in the maritime industry makes us a suitable business partner for your IT demands. Port-IT can fulfill all your Maritime IT needs and with our extensive range of security products and knowledge we will always try to reach the upmost level of customer satisfaction. Our well trained engineers know exactly what your needs are and can deliver the correct solution for your IT problems. From Satcom terminal installations to complete vessel or company network overhauls Port-IT will always deliver a secure IT environment for your employees to work in. Even the daily hassle of IT maintenance is a thing of the past with Port-IT, leave the complicated support to us and we can guarantee that your ship’s IT network is safe, secure and in good hands. We are capable of delivering high quality IT networks on-board your vessel, placing an emphasis on the reliability and IT security of the network. We strive to reach the highest quality with our products and services and our customer’s satisfaction is our top priority thus creating a solid basis for long-standing business relations.
>> PORT-IT


Promotional Sponsor

Thales is a global technology leader for the Aerospace, Transport, Defense and Security markets. With 62,000 employees in 56 countries, Thales reported sales of $15.5 billion in 2015. With over 22,000 engineers and researchers, Thales has a unique capability to design and deploy equipment, systems and services to meet the most complex requirements.
>> THALES


Promotional Sponsor

World-Link Communications, Inc. is a vibrant, fast growing maritime satellite communications company known for delivering first-class satellite communication systems to vessel owners and managers across the world. The Company, founded in 1989, is based in Framingham, Massachusetts and has offices around the world.

World-Link Communications is a systems and networks integrator, working with different satellite operators to deliver an end-to-end communications and network capability for vessels at sea. The company operates and owns communications hubs, based on Inmarsat and VSAT technologies. World-Link is an Inmarsat Distribution Partner, ISO 9001:2008 certified, and has distribution agreements with the major satellite operators and equipment manufacturers.

World-Link tailors its services to unique requirements of individual ship-owners, operators and crew members. The Company serves more than 1800 vessels worldwide. World-Link serves the entire maritime vertical including fleets of VLCCs, Container Ships, Research Vessels, Fishing Fleets, Oil and Gas support vessels.

World-Link has been the recipient of numerous industry awards for innovation. The company has launched a series of value-added services including i-Café, ShipSat and Ahoy-Ahoy. World-Link develops its own software and hardware, and integrates systems to deliver communications’ management, control and network security solutions as well as infrastructure applications including e-mail, anti-virus, and operational forms.
>> WORLD-LINK COMMUNICATIONS


Day 1 Morning Break Sponsor

Fortune Technologies is a Microsoft Business Solutions Partner specialized on providing software products and professional services to the shipping industry. Our Company is dedicated in helping our clients and our people by exceeding their expectations. Our mission is to become the undisputed software leader in the vertical maritime ERP markets, locally and internationally, by providing high quality of service, strong customer partnerships and support.

Fortune Technologies SA was founded in 2004 to assist companies in designing and implementing computing systems that optimize business processes and leverage corporate knowledge leading to competitive advantage. We provide business process analysis and system design, technical expertise, implementation, and training and support services.

Fortune Technologies as a Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Solutions partner, with a Certified Solution, is thus able to offer a cost-effective industry specific solution that is targeted to improve your key shipping-business processes, extend the value of your existing software investments, and accelerate business innovation for competitive advantage.

Functionality of our Maritime-Add On is only one aspect of the solution needed to support successful business management. Consultancy, rapidly and easily implementation services, on time technical support, tailored training and high quality continuous services are integral parts of our overall solution, and can make the difference between the success and failure of a project.

The requested solution is validated by Lloyd’s and thoroughly tested as it already operating in many shipping companies, specially adapted for each individual customer model. Also, in 2013 ClassNK has validated our Technical solution.
>> FORTUNE TECHNOLOGIES


Day 2 Morning Break Sponsor

Comtech EF Data Corp. is a leading supplier of communications equipment with a focus on satellite bandwidth efficiency and link optimization. Our high-performance satellite communications ground equipment is deployed globally to support mission-critical and demanding applications for government, mobile backhaul, premium enterprise and mobility. Service providers, satellite operators, governments and commercial users wanting to optimize communications, increase throughput and delight customers leverage the performance and flexibility of the Comtech brand. The solutions are facilitating fixed and mobile networks in 160+ countries and across every ocean. More info:
>> COMTECH EF DATA CORP.


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