UK Hydrographic Office to host virtual ADMIRALTY Blue Data Conference on 26 January 2021: "Аddressing The Big Marine Questions".


UKHO ADMIRALTY Blue Data Conference 2021: "Аddressing the big marine questions".

Press Release 01 December 2020


UK Hydrographic Office to host virtual ADMIRALTY Blue Data Conference on 26 January 2021

Event will bring together leading experts to address some of the defining questions for our ocean industries and the marine environment.

The UK Hydrographic Office will host its virtual ADMIRALTY Blue Data Conference, “Addressing the big marine questions” on Tuesday 26 January 2021.

The digital event will bring together leading experts in ocean science, marine data and the blue economy to explore the transformative power of blue data and address the big marine questions.

The series of talks and panel discussions include how shipping’s digital and data transformation is redefining the future of navigation, from the bridge to the boardroom – from driving safety standards and unlocking new efficiencies, to supporting the advance of autonomous shipping.

Sessions will also look to define the blue economy, its potential to change millions of lives and how the global marine community could unlock trillions of dollars of sustainable economic value over the next 10 years.

Finally, participants will get a chance to hear from experts who are setting the agenda on the sustainable management of our ocean resources and find out how data and partnerships are transforming our relationship with the oceans for the better. The virtual conference will be held on Tuesday 26 January 2021 at 10:00 am GMT and attendance is free.

Find out more and view our full speaker line up here: Blue Data Conference 

About the UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO)

The UKHO is a leading centre for hydrography, providing marine geospatial data to inform maritime decisions. We work with a wide range of data suppliers and partners to support maritime navigation, safety, security and marine development around the UK and worldwide.

We make location-based information available through ADMIRALTY Maritime Data Solutions, our world-leading range of charts, publications and custom data sets. Our use of marine data and technology, combined with our expertise, ensures we continue to innovate and provide a wider range of solutions.

We source, process and provide access to location-based information, ranging from seabed to surface. This enables our partner organisations to make critical maritime decisions – informing the sustainable use and management of the marine environment and supporting the development of the blue economy.

Text  in pdf file Press Release UKHO_Blue_Data_Conference

Via: British Admiralty

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