Ocean ICT Enabling Enhanced Marine Sensing Command & Control

  • Date 14 Mar 2018
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Ocean ICT Enabling Enhanced Marine Sensing Command & Control

14 Mar 2018, 10:00 - 12:05

South Gallery Room 9

Chaired by: Nick Lambert, Maritime Domain Expert, Satellite Applications Catapult; Dr Clare Postlethwaite, Coordinator, Marine Environmental Data and Information Network (MEDIN); & Dr Helen Wells, Business Group Leader, Meteorology and Science, Met Office

The much lauded and very desirable smart connected ocean concept is totally dependent on resilient connectivity and the ability to operate multiple manned and unmanned, mobile and fixed assets and sensors.  This Ocean ICT session will explore these challenges and emerging solutions.

The Internet of Underwater Things
Prof Chiara Petrioli, Director, WSENSE

SWiG: Interoperability Objectives and Standardisation Challenges
Francisco Bustamante, Sr. Operations Manager, EvoLogics

Oceanids Command and Control (C2) Data System – Marine Autonomous Systems Data for Vehicle Piloting, Scientific Data Users, Operational Data Assimilation, and Big Data
Justin Buck, Senior Data Scientist, National Oceanography Centre

Ocean ICT Applications for New ASV
Antonio Vasilijevic, University of Zagreb (Croatia), H2O Robotics

Sensor Data via Satellite Communications
Henry Robinson, Technical Director, H Scientific

Leveraging Affordable High-Bandwidth SATCOM to Revolutionise Hydrographic Survey Mission Efficiency
Jorge Calvín, Senior Account Manager, OmniAccess

The Next Generation EMS for The Crown Estate
James Neary, Software Director, Foreshore Technology


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Programme subject to change


  • Nick Lambert


    Director & Maritime Domain Expert

    NLA Limited

  • Dr Clare Postlethwaite



    Marine Environmental Data and Information Network (MEDIN)

    Dr Clare Postlethwaite is the co-ordinator of the Marine Environmental Data and Information Network (MEDIN) and has 20 years’ experience working with...

  • Dr Helen Wells


    Business Group Leader of Meteorology and Science

    Met Office

    Helen is the Met Office lead for scientific and meteorological services to industry. She leads a team of around 70 operational weather forecasters...

  • Henry Robinson


    Technical Director

    H Scientific

    Henry Robinson has worked in marine electronics for the past 25 years; the past 20 years at H Scientific Ltd where he has led the development of...

  • Jorge Calvin


    Senior Account Manager


    Jorge Calvin is Msc Telecom Engineer by UPC from Barcelona and MBA by IESE. HE started in the Space industry as Project Manager of several payloads...

  • James Neary


    Software Director

    Foreshore Technology

    James Neary is the Software Director at Foreshore Technology. He has over 15 years of experience in embedded real time systems and man machine...

  • Nikola Miskovic



    H2O Robotics

    Nikola Miskovic is the CTO of H2O Robotics, a spin-off company developing autonomous vehicles for the maritime industry. He is also an associate...

  • Chiara Petrioli




    Chiara Petrioli is full professor and Director of SENSES lab and of the Cyber Physical Systems lab of the University of Rome La Sapienza. She is...