The Maritime Symposium

In 2016, MOCE co-hosted another maritime event: The Maritime Symposium. This symposium is organized by students of the Rotterdam Mainport University of Applied Sciences. In 2017, The Maritime Symposium will again be co-hosted by MOCE, being held on April 19th. More information can be found on www.maritimesymposium-rotterdam.nl.
 

THE MARITIME SYMPOSIUM 2017
"AUTONOMOUS SAILING 
AND THE FUTURE SEAFARER"

Program

         
08.15 hrs   -   Registration opens
08.30 hrs   -   Welcome reception
09.00 hrs   -   Opening speech
13.00 hrs   -   End of program

Topics

  • Calamities
  • Organizational Structure & Manning
  • Detection
  • Propulsion & Maintenance
  • Interconnectivity
  • Safety, Liability and Legislation

 

Researches


The following researches will be presented by the students and can be downloaded from our website: www.maritimesymposium-rotterdam.nl.

 

1. ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE AND MANNING
How can the organizational structure be restructured regarding autonomous sailing for three different seagoing tracks?
 
2. PROPULSION & MAINTENANCE
How can the technical department of an autonomous vessel be operated safely and efficiently?
 
3. SAFETY, LIABILITY AND LEGISLATION
How can the safety, liability and legislation be set up for autonomous sailing?
 
4. DETECTION
How can detection systems provide safe, sustainable and efficient autonomous navigation?
 
5. INTERCONNECTIVITY
How can a reliable and failsafe interconnection be established between ships and ship-shore applicable for autonomous sailing?
 
6. CALAMITIES
How can calamities on board autonomous vessels be prevented and responded to?