Navelink is on location in Izmir to participate in the CIRM Annual Conference 2023. Day one kicked off with a burst of enthusiasm and a promise of exciting discussions on the future of maritime electronics. Here are some highlights from this dynamic day:

Keynote Address by Ünal Hakan Atalan – Harbour Master: The conference started with a thought-provoking keynote address by Ünal Hakan Atalan, shedding light on the significance of safe and efficient harbor management.

CIRM President’s Address by Peter Broadhurst – Inmarsat: Peter Broadhurst, Acting President of CIRM, shared insights into the organization’s goals and vision, emphasizing the importance of collaboration in driving maritime innovation.

IMO Developments by Javier Yasnikouski – IMO: Javier Yasnikouski from the International Maritime Organization (IMO) discussed crucial developments concerning safety of navigation and radiocommunication matters.

IMSO Update by Philip Lane – IMSO: Philip Lane provided an update from the International Maritime Satellite Organization (IMSO), shedding light on the future of maritime communications.

RTCM Update by Chris Hoffman – ACR Electronics Inc.: Chris Hoffman, Chairman of RTCM Board of Directors, delivered an update on the Radio Technical Commission for Maritime Services (RTCM).

The day was filled with engaging discussions and valuable insights, setting the stage for an eventful conference ahead. Stay tuned for more updates from the CIRM Annual Conference 2023.




Author: Milena Dalinaros