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Port Automation, Performance & Profitability
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Port Automation, Performance & Profitability

26 – 27 March 2020 | Mandarin Orchard Hotel, Singapore

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Team Savings: Register 2 Delegates & the 3rd Comes free!
Early Bird Rate: Register & Pay by 31 Jan 2020


An end-to-end masterclass unravelling technical, operational and automation strategies in port operations, this seminar highlights and dissects real-world case studies from global port operators, developers and equipment providers. Covering both green & brown field terminals, participants will understand better the key challenges in port performance, and how the deployment of technologies will ensure ROI, improve productivity and profitability.

The impact and choices of technologies (including AI, robotics, cargo handling equipment, cybersecurity) will be illustrated in conjunction with civil, engineering and traffic master planning, from berth/yard utilisation, landside activities to capacity simulation and practicalities in automation projects.

Key Learning Outcomes and Case Studies Include

  • Port performance touch points
  • Strategic technology investment decisions to impact performance
  • Port efficiency & capacity gaps and automation to improve efficiency
  • Automation for green vs brown field terminals
  • AI master planning in port operations
  • Big data and applied analytics to impact port efficiency
  • Optimising berth & yard utilisation and improving congestion management
  • Specific initiatives for cargo operations
  • Automation in intermodal supply chain
  • Cybersecurity considerations in automation

Who Should Attend

Port & Terminal Operators, Authority, Warehouses, Inland Logistics Services, Port EPC Developers, Terminal Technology Providers, Cargo Handling Specialists and Port Service Providers.

  • Infrastructure Development officers
  • Operations
  • Engineering / Technical
  • Project Management
  • Planning / Corporate Strategy
  • Transformation and Innovation Officers
  • Technology, IT and ICT


Packages Price
2 Day TrainingSGD $3595SGD $3395Early BirdEarly Bird

Early Bird Rate: Register & Pay by 31 Jan 2020

Register 2 Delegates & the 3rd attends FREE!
Group rate is based on normal rate of 2-day main conference package only.
For Group Registrations, email or call +65 6508 2401


  • Special Group Discount pricing is applicable to groups of 2 or more delegates from the same organisation registering for the same event, at the same time.
  • Fee stated is the discounted price PER DELEGATE. Only one discount applies – either the early bird rate OR the Special Group Discount.
  • All fees stated include luncheons, refreshments and complete set of documentation. It does not include the cost of accommodation and travel.
  • A 7% Goods & Services Tax (GST) is applicable to all Singapore based companies for Singapore venue.
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Jon Arnup
Founder & CEO
Trent Holdings Group

Jon has over 30 years’ experience involved in every facet of port & terminal development, mainly in technical engineering, architecture, asset management, project management and technology. Having led many greenfield & brownfield projects, he developed and transformed largest ports around the world, and is well-versed in due diligence, procurement policies, deployment process, inventory management and maintenance strategies of modern, state-of-the art yard and berth innovations including automated cranes, RTG’s, trucks, AI, equipment breakdown predictability, AGVs. Terminal development & automation projects led by Jon include Port of Felixstowe, Panama Ports, Port of Tanjung Pelepas, as well as Dubai’s first automated cranes at DP World and most recently a greenfield fully-automated port project in New Zealand.

Jon set up Trent Ports Services in 2016 to provide consultancy on ports’ project management, equipment due diligence & procurement, specification creation, delivery, as well as AI-driven solutions in the field of operations and engineering. His team has delivered services in over 20 countries across 5 continents.

when & where

26 - 27 Mar 2020

Mandarin Orchard Singapore, by Meritus
333 Orchard Road, Singapore 238867
Tel: +65 6831 6062 | Fax: +65 6737 3130
Mobile No.: +65 8298 9442
Contact Person: Tan Ai Li

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