Oscar Pernia

Co-Founder and Head of Technology & Innovation | NextPort Algeciras, Spain
Oscar Pernia


Dr. Oscar Pernia is Telecom Engineer and holds a PhD in Algorithms & Simulation applied to Maritime Industry. During the last 22 years he accumulated a vast knowledge, especially on the fields of Automation and Digitalization. He is the co-founder and the lead of NextPort.ai, a technology spin-off by the Engineering firm Moffatt & Nichol.



Innovation in Blue Economy

Sasha Twining
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Karina Gibert
Karina Gibert Official College of Computer Engineering of Catalonia Dean Moderator
Oscar Pernia
Oscar Pernia NextPort Co-Founder and Head of Technology & Innovation Speaker
Orestis Trasanidis
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Oscar van Veen
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Erwin Verstraelen
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Ann Carpenter
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08-11-2023 13:00 08-11-2023 13:45 Europe/Madrid Innovation in Blue Economy

As the world embraces digital transformation, innovation's role becomes central to global development. The Blue Economy is pivotal in smartly, efficiently, and sustainably transforming ports. New ICT infrastructures like 5G, IoT, and AI drive this change. The session delves into port innovation, unveiling fresh maritime solutions. Explore cutting-edge technologies reshaping the industry, empowering ports in the digital era. Discover AI's varied applications, optimizing logistics, enhancing supply chain visibility, and improving safety.

Hall 2 | Plaza: Tomorrow.BlueEconomy
Wed 8 13:00h - 13:45h Hall 2 | Plaza: Tomorrow.BlueEconomy All Passes