December 8 & 9, 2020 • Renaissance Seattle Hotel • Seattle, Washington

Agenda

Day 1: Navigation Today


7:30-8:30am

Continental Breakfast and Networking

 


8:30-9:00am

Welcome


9:00-10:00am

Emerging Policies for Navigation, Automation and Cybersecurity

  • Cybersecurity Policy and Regulation
  • Automation Policy and Regulation
  • Navigation Policy: The elimination of paper charts

 

Moderator: Bill Cairns, American Pilots’ Association
Panelists: To be confirmed

 


10:00-10:30am

Coffee Break and Networking

 


10:30-12:00pm

Operators Experience with Navigation Technology and Automation

 

Moderator: Paul Amos, American Pilots’ Association

Panelists: To be confirmed

 

 


12:00-1:30pm

Luncheon

 


1:30-3:00pm

The Bridge in the Digital Age

  • Layout, Equipment, and Personnel Management

 

Moderator: George Burkley, Maritime Pilots Institute

Panelists:

  • Captain Eero Lehtovaara, ABB BL Marine and Ports
  • Other panelists to be confirmed

 

 


3:00-3:30pm

Coffee and Networking

 


3:30-5:00pm

Manufacturers’ Session: New Technologies in the Market Today

  • Navigation Platforms: ECDIS, Rada, AIS, Pilot Pug 2.0
  • Communications Technology: Maritime Connectivity, Ship-to-Shore

 

Moderator: Jorge Arroyo, US Coast Guard

Panelists: To be confirmed

 

 


5:00-6:30pm

Hosted Reception

 


Day 2: Navigation Tomorrow

 


8:00-9:00am

Continental Breakfast and Networking

 


9:00-10:00am

Technical Developments in Cybersecurity and Communication

 

Moderator: CAPT Jorge Viso, American Pilots’ Association
Panelists: To be confirmed

 


10:00-10:30am

Coffee and Networking

 

 


10:30am-12:00pm

New Technologies in the Pipeline

  • GNSS, Automation and Autonomy
  • 5G Expansion and Interference with Marine Broadband

 

 


12:00-1:30pm

Luncheon

 


1:30-3:00pm

Training the Future Mariner

  • Operational Training
  • Integration of AI and the Human Element

 

Moderator: Jeff Slesinger, Delphi Maritime

Panelists: To be confirmed

 

 


3:00-5:00pm

Advances in Data Collection and Dissemination

  • High Resolution Bathymetry, AIS Weather Data Gathering Project

 

Moderator: Brian Tetreault, US Army Corps of Engineers

Panelists: To be confirmed

 


5:00pm

Adjourn