Master class on “IT in shipping”

Speakers :
Uttam Kumar
Seats :


Date & Time :
27/11/2021 at 2:30 PM IST
Price :
Duration :
1 hrs 30 mins

Event Sessions

Session 1 :
27/11/2021 at 2:30 PM IST   To   27/11/2021 at 4:00 PM IST  (1 Hours 30 Mins)

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Once a new technology rolls over you, if you're not part of the steamroller, you're part of the road.”

Technology is what governs most industries and it’s because of technology that the world is somehow working even during the COVID crisis. Industrial automation 4.0 is all about technology and somehow shipping was again laggard in implementing technology advancements.

But now there are enough and more companies which are catering to “Marine Tech” and more and more shipping companies have a Technology and Innovation department whose size is increasing rapidly.

In view of this, persons from shipping industry need to understand about Information technology and how this is affecting our professional life and what do we need to do to ensure that we have relevant skills to cater to the upcoming requirements.

Sea and Beyond is bringing a webinar wherein we would like to provide an overview of how shipping industry is being effected by technology.

Key points covered in the webinar will be:

  • Shipping Industry: Current State/Operational Model
  • Overview of different types of technologies available
  • Evolution of shipping with relation to adoption of new advancements
  • Key pain points in the shipping industry
  • How these pain points are being addressed through Information technology
  • What is the future
  • How can you prepare yourselves for the future

Benefits/Deliverables from the course:

  • Broad overview of the Key Digital Technologies
  • Understand how and where these technologies is being implemented in the Shipping world
  • Know where and how can you focus to be future ready
  • Managing your digital identity in a more secure and confident manner

This webinar is for all those who are looking to explore and understand the fundamentals of the new technologies. Based on these understandings, you may than want to take a deep dive in field which is of interest to you.

The webinar will be presented by Uttam Kumar who is Director of Product Management with Alpha Ori Technologies (a leading Marine-Tech Company). Alpha Ori Technology is backed by leading shipping companies including BW Group, Synergy etc.

For the past 4 years, Uttam has been leading SmartShip product development, predictive maintenance solution and other digital initiatives for the company’s global clients.

Uttam has 10+ years of high impact work experience in both product and project management and enabling clients to achieve business excellence using data analytics, artificial intelligence and digital technology.

Uttam is an ex-marine engineer, has earned an MBA from North Carolina State University, USA and a marine engineering (BE) degree from the Directorate of Marine Engineer & Technology (DMET) in Kolkata, India.

The training would consist of the following:

  • A 45–60-minute presentation by Uttam where he would discuss the above-mentioned topics based on his personal experience
  • 15-30 minutes of Q&A
  • A quick feedback survey about the webinar


Warm Regards

Sea & Beyond Team

About the Speakers

Uttam Kumar
Maritime Digitalization Technology Solutions Product Management,

An innovative digital product development and technology leader with years of experience in both product and project management and enabling clients to achieve business excellence using data analytics, artificial intelligence and digital technology.

Proven expertise in building cross-functional teams and leading strategic engagements and digital transformation with global clients. Strong business experience building and maintaining relationships with clients and stakeholders.

Defined product vision and strategy with product roadmaps, requirements workshops, requirements definition, UI prototyping, stakeholder management and agile software development.



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