Global Sponsor

The Marlink / Telemar Group provides the maritime industry with an integrated offering of broadband communications, digital solutions, bridge electronics and on-board maintenance. By combining the power of these two long-term, expert organisations, the group is the world’s leading maritime communication, digital solutions and servicing specialist covering all customer segments at sea including: Shipping, Offshore, Cruise & Ferry, Yachting and Fishing.

With more than 800 employees worldwide the newly combined group will be serving at least 1 in 3 vessels operating globally. The Marlink / Telemar Group will provide customers with unrivalled service and support through an enhanced global footprint and worldwide sales and service locations. A global 24/7 helpdesk, specialised competence centres, local presence on all continents and a network of 1000 service points staffed by highly qualified, certified service engineers, will support global customers to operate smarter and safer.

More than 70 years’ experience combined with strong satellite network operator and bridge electronics manufacturer partnerships enables the group to bring the power of broadband communication, maritime bridge technology and service excellence to customers globally, further optimising their business operations and enabling the digital vessels of tomorrow.

Petabyte Sponsor

Inmarsat sets the standard in maritime communications with the world’s most advanced commercial global mobile satellite network. With a rich heritage spanning more than 35 years, Inmarsat enables the maritime industry to stay connected with its highly-reliable broadband satellite network and its range of leading voice and data services. Driving innovation in communications, Inmarsat is continually investing in new technology to shape the future of the connected ship and build maritime communities. When it matters most, thousands of vessels depend on Inmarsat to enhance operational efficiency, promote crew welfare and maximise safety at sea.

Petabyte Sponsor

Iridium is the only mobile voice and data satellite communications network that spans the entire globe. Iridium enables connections between people, organizations and assets to and from anywhere, in real time. Together with its ever-expanding ecosystem of partner companies, Iridium delivers an innovative and rich portfolio of reliable solutions for markets that require truly global communications. The company has a major development program underway for its next-generation network — Iridium NEXT. Iridium Communications Inc. is headquartered in McLean, Va., U.S.A., and its common stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol IRDM. For more information about Iridium products, services and partner solutions, visit:

Terabyte Sponsor

StormGeo is a global provider of advanced analytics and meteorological services delivering decision support for weather sensitive operations.  Since its inception, StormGeo has analyzed petabytes of data, transforming it into actionable decision guidance to help our customers manage risk and operations, control costs and increase revenue.  StormGeo has a leading position in shipping, offshore oil and gas, renewable energy and business continuity solutions. StormGeo’s shipping division (formerly Applied Weather Technology) leads the industry with over 60,000 ship voyages routed annually, award winning fleet management tools and more than 6,000 ships using its BVS onboard route optimization system. Storm Geo has 23 worldwide offices of which seven are 24/7/365 operation centers spanning all geographical areas of the world. 

Terabyte Sponsor

Transas' vision is to lead the way in creating an ecosystem of harmonised integrated solutions in safety, navigation and ship operations. In creating these solutions Transas unites global maritime stakeholders in the future of e-Navigation and operations.

True to its vision, Transas has introduced THESIS, the Transas Harmonised Eco System of Integrated Solutions. THESIS is a flexible data resource where Ship, Fleet Operations, Academy (simulation & training) and Ship Traffic Control can all be connected to the ecosystem, effectively a community working together on a cloud based shared data platform to enable smarter operations, safety and navigation.

United into a single environment, navigation, simulation, vessel traffic, and fleet management systems become a decision support tool using the data provided by Transas software solutions.

Transas operates more than 20 own regional offices and has a global network of partners around the world. For more information please visit our website at:

Registration Sponsor

Intellian is the global leader in maritime satellite communication antenna technology, serving a wide range of industries, including Commercial Maritime, Oil & Gas, Defense & Intelligence and Luxury Yachting, with a unique 3-year warranty on all product lines. Intellian's extensive technical capabilities cover TVRO, FleetBroadband and maritime VSAT, combining Multi-band and Ka-band RF technologies enabling High-Throughput Satellite (HTS) services, with a proven track record of delivering innovation and technology that connects and inspires. Strategically located to deliver highly responsive customer service, Intellian has offices in Seoul, Irvine, Ft. Lauderdale, Rotterdam, Southampton, Busan and Rio de Janeiro.

Promotional Sponsor

Arion Japan Co., Ltd. Provides Iridium service for Mission-Critical communication solution. We offer OpenPort for Maritime Broadband service and Citadel solutions responding to customer’s individual environment.

We at Arion Japan, as a licensed telecommunication operator by MIC, aim at delivering one-stop service from subscription to warranty including installation, ship’s network solution and Accounting authority(JP09) service. We are carrying out diverse range of satellite communication service in partnership with Marlink, Inmarsat and Intellian Technologies.

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Established in 1994, Dualog provides a maritime digital platform which ensures that internet, email and cloud services work reliably and securely onboard. We enable and optimise all the IT services and tools you need for efficient management of your vessels. Our solutions are installed on more than 3000 ships in worldwide trades.

Dualog is recognised for assisting customers by providing streamlined operations, a guaranteed service uptime of 99,5%, and a 24/7 operational support team. Dualog offers solutions for resilient cyber infrastructure and our innovative solutions are created in a passionate in-house research and development environment.

For more information on Dualog, please go to or email:

Promotional Sponsor

GTMaritime – Enabling Essential Communications At Sea

GTMaritime specialises in providing leading maritime Solutions and Services that ensure Maritime Business Operability, 365 days a year, with a dedicated 24/7 Support team.

Our solutions include e-mail, anti-virus protection and data file transfer, as well as crew communications and welfare solutions helping keep crew in touch with friends and family whilst at sea.

All backed up by a market leading infrastructure, unrivalled 24-hour customer support, every day of the year - from UK and Singapore offices, and an established, growing network of resellers and partners around the world.


Promotional Sponsor

Japan Radio Company is a world leading marine electronics manufacturer specializing in commercial navigation and communications equipment. With headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, the company designs and manufactures commercial and international maritime industry compliant products, including radars, navigation aids and radio and satellite communications equipment.

Established in 1915, JRC is also one of the oldest marine electronics companies and has a reputation for consistently delivering reliable and quality products that can support vessel and maritime operations in one of the harshest environments known to man. In addition, JRC is also a pioneer in the development of new technologies. From the first generation satellite communications terminals in the 1970s, to the Remote Maintenance System, and solid state radar today.

With Alphatron Marine’s center of excellence in Rotterdam, Singapore and Houston as subsidiary, JRC is well positioned to provide sales and service support to its comprehensive global network of sales and service partners. Strategically located at all of the major ports and transit ways are major spare parts kits, allowing a 24/7 response and efficiency, for the minimum of vessel down time.

Promotional Sponsor

We introduce Inmarsat’s latest Ka-band satellite communication service “Fleet Xpress (FX)”. Compared with the current FBB service, it delivers faster, greater bandwidth with a fixed data fee.

We provide a variety of plans with max 8Mbps data with CIR and max 2Mbps, 4Mbps, 6Mbps without CIR, providing enough bandwidth always at your hands.

(Plans stated are promotional plans available during 2017)

In addition, we will introduce the smart box solution “Infinity”, enabling ship owners to control the vessel network as they wish. The Infinity can divide your business network and your crew network, providing crew welfare and a safe business network at the same time.

Promotional Sponsor

Modular Infotech is 34 years old IT company with presence in Asia Pacific having head office in Pune India, 8 years of Operations in Singapore & 4 Years in Hong Kong. We are working with more than 85 Ship Management companies & Owners in Asia Pacific region and we are the only company in the world to have digitized more than 1400 vessels for marine industry and it is proud moment for us.

We provide one stop solution for digital cataloging of Vessels documents & Data building which is backbone of ship management software & Key factor for the success of IT Implementation on ships.

We are moving towards providing end to end solution to ship management companies & owners in terms of Digital cataloging, Ship Management Software & PMS Data building.


Promotional Sponsor

Navarino is an advanced technology company in the maritime satellite communications industry. Its high quality products and services are developed at the leading edge of technology for the global merchant shipping sector.

Navarino is the one stop shop for maritime satellite communications, and its portfolio of services includes the full range of bandwidth options available through the latest generation of high throughput satellites.

Navarino is also the developer and distributor of INFINITY, the state-of-the-art maritime bandwidth management and optimization solution that can be used on vessels equipped with any type of IP based satellite communications systems.

With a client base of more than 500 shipping companies worldwide, the company has offices in Greece, Norway, Hong Kong, Cyprus, United Kingdom, Belgium and Singapore, alongside a steadily growing international resellers' network.

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NAVTOR is a market leader in the provision of innovative maritime e-navigation solutions, services and technology. NAVTOR supplies a comprehensive product and services portfolio for international maritime operation, including both paper and digital nautical charts and publications. All of NAVTOR’s products and services are developed in line with the company philosophy of simplifying tasks, increasing efficiency and improving operations. Through the application of cutting edge digital technology, NAVTOR’s team makes life easier for navigators, and safer, clearer and more efficient for shipowners and operators.

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NSSLGlobal is an independent service provider of satellite communications and IT support, committed to delivering high-quality voice and data services to customers anywhere in the world, regardless of location or terrain. Along with NSSLGlobal’s world-class VSAT network, the company brings together the best-in-class satellite solutions from key market providers such as Inmarsat, Thuraya and Iridium, to offer options across C-, L-, Ka- and Ku-Band networks.

In 2014 NSSLGlobal merged with the ESL Group, creating a satellite communications powerhouse with both organisations boasting extensive experience in the industry. Together the companies are committed to support customers locally, offering a large infrastructure of offices, teleports, service centres and local resellers across all the major continents. All backed by 24/7 Network Operation Centres, which provide nonstop technical support for every customer, whether on land or at sea.

For more information please visit:

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On-Waves is a leading telecommunications service provider in wireless mobile communications offering GSM and CDMA coverage, along with a comprehensive suite of enhanced services to offshore, cruise ships & ferries, commercial vessels, fishing vessels, private yachts and remote terrestrial locations. With a combination of the latest technologies; excellent voice and data quality, redundant fiber links to all major VSAT satellite providers and seamless service for GSM and CDMA phones, On-Waves brings an on-board wireless experience matching service on land. On-Waves is a subsidiary of Síminn hf (formerly Iceland Telecom), an established international mobile service provider with 1,000 employees and over 500 GSM roaming agreements. Síminn was the very first Maritime GSM provider in the world and the first to offer its services to the cruise industry, beginning in 2003 with a World Tour Cruise. Due to its innovative technology, tailor-made for travelers and seafarers, On-Waves has become one of the fastest growing maritime telecommunications service providers. In a few years, On-Waves has deployed its system on hundreds of ships and has a healthy order book going forward, cooperating with selected, premium satellite service providers across the globe. Every day, On-Waves extends this world-class wireless service to in excess of 100.000 people.

Promotional Supporter

shipznet extends bandwidth and availability by 4G.

Annoyed by high investments for satellite communication systems? Upset about complicated installations with priced service attendances?

shipznet offers high-speed data transmission based on the latest mobile communication technology such as LTE-A, HSPA+/EDGE and GSM. With maximum download rates up to 300 Mbit/sec! By using shipznet technology, customers can benefit from large data volumes whilst gaining tremendous cost savings with favorable tariffs. shipznet gives you innovative technology and speed, high tempo is our prime mover. A few simple steps are all that it takes to setup shipznet a product 100% made in Germany.

Data-heavy applications such as software up-dates, ECDIS, remote management and crew communication or even video conferencing can be used over a near-shore connection. This saves time and budget. Select shipznet to secure your existing communication system in case of blockage, failure or enforced restrictions.

To be online is becoming increasingly important for on-board management, communication and entertainment. shipznet provides a comfortable and new web portal for easily controlling and administering changes to land and vessel settings and retrieving connection information or contract options.

Welcome Coffee Break Sponsor

World-Link Communications, Inc. is a vibrant, fast growing maritime satellite communications company known for delivering first-class satellite communication systems to vessel owners and managers across the world. The Company, founded in 1989, is based in Framingham, Massachusetts and has offices around the world.

World-Link Communications is a systems and networks integrator, working with different satellite operators to deliver an end-to-end communications and network capability for vessels at sea. The company operates and owns communications hubs, based on Inmarsat and VSAT technologies. World-Link is an Inmarsat Distribution Partner, ISO 9001:2008 certified, and has distribution agreements with the major satellite operators and equipment manufacturers.

World-Link tailors its services to unique requirements of individual ship-owners, operators and crew members. The Company serves more than 1800 vessels worldwide. World-Link serves the entire maritime vertical including fleets of VLCCs, Container Ships, Research Vessels, Fishing Fleets, Oil and Gas support vessels.

World-Link has been the recipient of numerous industry awards for innovation. The company has launched a series of value-added services including i-Café, ShipSat and Ahoy-Ahoy. World-Link develops its own software and hardware, and integrates systems to deliver communications’ management, control and network security solutions as well as infrastructure applications including e-mail, anti-virus, and operational forms.

Morning Coffee Break Sponsor

Cobham SATCOM develops, manufactures, sells and supports satellite and radio communication terminals and earth stations for land, marine and airborne applications. With the ever increasing demand for communication, our products and services are used to satisfy the needs of a wide variety of commercial, governmental and recreational applications.

Cobham SATCOM uses state-of-the-art technologies to design affordable, highly reliable high performance systems that have decreased over time in terms of size, weight and power consumption. Our products enable people to stay in touch under the most challenging and demanding conditions. When traditional communication technologies fail, Cobham SATCOM's products will keep providing our customers with high quality voice, data, and multimedia communications.

Afternoon Coffee Break Sponsor

What we do
Through capacity commercialised on 39 satellites positioned to serve users in 150 countries in Europe, Africa, Asia and the Americas, Eutelsat is one of the world’s leading satellite operators.

Where we operate
Eutelsat is incorporated under French law with head offices in Paris, a workforce of 1,000 men and women of 32 nationalities and sales offices in a number of key markets.

Our brands
Eutelsat has built a series of brands for our various business areas. Each has its own identity but they all share Eutelsat’s fundamental values of quality of service, reliability and innovation.

Our values
Eutelsat’s uninterrupted growth over 30 years reflects a commitment to stand beside our customers, to develop solutions that exceed expectations and to build lasting relationships.

Our culture
A multicultural environment assembling 32 nationalities.