Optimizing port terminal operations with automation and innovative technology

30 October 2023, South America 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm BST

What will it take to embrace Industry 4.0 operations?

When it comes to industrial digitalization, port operations are lagging behind many other sectors. According to the recent Industry 4.0 Maturity Index study, conducted by ABI Research and Nokia, ports and logistics industries scored just 60.9 out of 100 in technology maturity, and 67.3 for use case deployment maturity, in comparison to 73.1 technology maturity and 79.5 use case deployment for electronics and appliances, the leading industry on digital transformation.

There are ample opportunities for ports and terminal operator leaders to advance, putting them on the path to achieving efficiency, productivity, safety and security, and sustainability goals. Beyond narrowband proprietary wireless solutions and industrial Wi-Fi, ruggedized devices, and tablets for employees, the next wave of investments includes new and advanced Terminal Operations Systems and Port Communities Systems, industrial device sensors, cranes remote operation and cranes automation, big data and analytics, artificial and augmented intelligence, drones, campus Industrial wireless Internet of Things (IIoT) and mission-critical networks.

Join thought leaders from Nokia, along with a group of your industry peers, as we explore challenges and trends in maritime logistics in Latin America. Map out the path toward the industrial metaverse, and discover how automation and technology innovation are leading the way.

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Event host

Alfredo Gonzalez Herrero

Head of Sales in Transportation and Manufacturing, Latin America
Alfredo is the Head of Sales in Transportation and Manufacturing Latin America at Nokia. He is currently find out more

Discussion topics

What will it take to compete in the new digital age of transportation and logistics?

Which innovations contribute to port and terminal productivity, safely and sustainably improvements?

How can you reduce the environmental impact of your operations?

Which are use cases to be implemented first? Technology maturity / adoption effort / return

Connectivity: How are Wi-Fi and campus wireless networks performing for your operations? Which are the current alternatives?

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