American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) News Events Calendar ABS Focus Series: The Digital Age of Shipping

ABS FOCUS SERIES:

The Digital Age of Shipping

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EVENT Description

This exclusive event is by invitation only.

ABS is chartering the journey toward a smarter, data-driven and digitalized industry through flexible, comprehensive digital solutions that meet the needs of our customers today - and in the future.

You are invited to attend the ABS Focus Series: The Digital Age of Shipping where you will learn how we are helping customers achieve both class and business goals.We'll cover some of your most pressing questions, including:

What does digital mean for the industry?

How is the class experience improved through digitalization?

What are the business benefits of digitalization?

What will the next generation of shipping look like?

…and more!

Conducted by your local ABS representative, alongside ABS digital experts, attendees will discover the ABS approach to digital and learn how ABS’ digital solutions are positioning its customers for transformative growth.

Register today by filling out the form and selecting the location and date of your attendance. Once you successfully submit the form, you will receive an e-mail confirmation with additional information about your local ABS Focus Series: The Digital Age of Shipping

 

Event Agenda

To view full event program, please click here.

9:00AM  -     Registration and Coffee

9:30AM  -     Introduction and Safety Moment

9:40AM  -     Navigation Digitalization: What does digital mean for the                             Industry?

                         Learn how digital technologies and increased levels of connectivity are                           reshaping the shipping industry landscape..

10:10AM -     Enhancing the Class Experience: How is the class                                           experience improved through digitalization? 

                         Discover how ABS is delievering an improved class experience that                                 supports and provides customers with a seamless transition from a                                 prescriptive to a condition-based class approach.

10:40AM -    Coffee Break  

11:00AM  -    Using Data and Digital Technology for improved Business                           Decisions: What are the business benefits of digitalization?

                         Hear how ABS is leveraging today's digital trends to help position its                               customers' organizations for transformative growth, as well as                                         applying fleet-wide decarbonization strategies. 

11:40AM   -    Empowering the Next Generation of Shipping: What's                                  Next?

                          Gain insights into how today's transformation will lead to the next era                            of change. 

12:10PM   -    Q & A and Seminar Closing

1:00PM   -     Lunch

EVENT Speakers*

*Speakers vary by location

Register Today!

Register today by selecting the location and date of your attendance.

Once you successfully submit the form, you will recieve an e-email confiration with additional information about your local ABS Focus Series: The Digital Age of Shipping

Kash Mahmood

Kash Mahmood
Senior Vice President, 
ABS Digital Solutions

Kash Mahmood is the Senior Vice President of Digital Solutions, based at ABS Corporate Headquarters in Houston, Texas. In his current role, he is responsible for the development and deployment of digital tools and products that enhance the class experience and solve key business challenges.

Eric VanDerHorn

Eric VanDerHorn
Manager, 
ABS Digital Solutions

Eric VanDerHorn is a product manager with ABS Digital Solutions group. In his current position, VanDerHorn is responsible for the development and deployment of digital tools and product that enhance class services, with a specific focus on digital twin solutions.

 

Dr. Xiaozhi (Christina) Wang

Dr. Xiaozhi (Christina) Wang
Vice President,
ABS Digital Solutions

Dr. Xiaozhi (Christina) Wang is the Vice President of Digital Solutions, based at ABS Corporate Headquarters in Houston, Texas. In her current role, Dr. Wang is responsible for delivering digital solutions and tools that solve industry challenges and enhance clients’ class experience. 

 

 

Subrat Nanda

Subrat Nanda
Chief Data Scientist, 
ABS Digital Solutions

Subrat Nanda is the Chief Data Scientist at the American Bureau of Shipping in Houston and leads data science and advanced analytics efforts. Subrat has about 17 years of experience in applying data science to industrial problems. 

Lance Suvans

Lance Suvans
Manager,
ABS Digital Solutions

Lance Suvans serves as the Manager of Digital Solutions and is based at ABS Corporate Headquarters in Houston, Texas. In his current role, he is responsible for the management, execution and promotion of the ABS digital solutions portfolio.

 

 

Meenakshi Bhatia

Meenakshi Bhatia
Data Scientist, 
ABS Digital Solutions

Meenakshi A. Bhatia is a data scientist at the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) in Houston, Texas. In her current role, she creates AI models and engineers datasets to support Digital projects

 

Seth Collins

Seth Collins
Product Manager, 
ABS Digital Solutions

Seth Collins serves as Product Manager within the Digital Solutions team and is based at ABS Corporate Headquarters. He is responsible for Corrosion Detection and sustainability-related digital solutions.