Leon Gommans is Co-founder of Teqplay, a start-up in the Maritime industry. Leon had a back-ground in computer science and loves everything that has to do with innovation, collaboration and technology. One of his other achievements is the World Port Hackathon that was organized the last five years in Rotterdam.
Teqplay is a context broker providing information and tools to empower the shipping industry to make smarter and informed decisions in both planning and execution, reducing CO2 emissions, risk and saving cost.
About the presentation:
In the presentation Léon will present the challenges that customers are facing and how AIS helps in providing information and tools to address these challenges. We will focus on the potential for port-call optimization and inland barging
Vice President of Global Head of Maritime Digital Business Unit at DNVGL
Dr. Torsten Büssow is Vice President of Global Head of Maritime Digital Business Unit (Fleet Performance) at DNVGL. He and his team are providing solutions to improve ships and shipping companies performance. Torsten has joined DNV GL in 2008 and has set up a Maritime Software business around a suite of Shipmanagement applications known as the “ShipManager”. He holds a PhD in decision theory. After a few years at BP he has worked as management consultant at Capgemini, a global management and IT consulting company focussing on logistics and transport clients.