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TBA Brings Leadership To Global Port Technology Industry Event Addressing Port Terminal Automation Challenges

February 2017
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Industry-leading port technology resource for news and technical content, Port Technology International, follows up success of 2016 event with larger, more senior second annual meeting; Terminal Automation & Training C-Level Networking Conference.

The Terminal Automation & Training C-Level Networking Conference 2017, taking place on April 19-20 in London, will bring thought leaders in the automation and training sectors of the port industry to do business, network and discuss the stages of terminal automation, implications on port staff training and the need for simulation to facilitate this.  

Yvo Saanen about last years conference: "Inspiring event, with a highly interactive audience; covering a lot of ground in the area of automation"

Speaking at the announcement of this year's conference, James AA Khan, Managing Director at Port Technology, said: "We have all seen the huge and growing investment in automation made by our industry over the last few years, as a means of staying competitive and driving the sector forward, but what has lagged behind is investment in training. This is where operators can really differentiate themselves from the competition, ensuring they have the best people to take advantage of these new automation technologies.”

To find out more about the importance of the industry meeting C-level event, visit www.porttechnology.org/conference