Ready for the Crane Technology Conference 2022

We are happy to see you once again and have inspiring conversations face-to-face. Join us in Hilton Rotterdam on Monday, June 13 and experience how to master the digital transformation and sustainability challenges.
CTC 2022

Accelerate digitalization for sustainable operation

Date:             June 13th, 2022

Time:            from 8:30 a.m. to 16:00 p.m. (CEST)

Location:      Hilton Hotel Rotterdam - The Netherlands

Language:    English 


At this event you will hear about:

  • Analysts insights in how global challenges impact container terminal operation,
  • Digital twinning used to future-proof automation and digitalization investments in your equipment,
  • Modular automation and remote control,
  • Protection against cyber threats is set up for automated operation,
  • Choices in electrical power (grid) elements for energy saving,
  • Future technologies such as 5G, data driven operations and business intelligence via logistical optimization.
Digitalization & Sustainability 
08:30 – 09:00
Registration in Hilton Rotterdam
09:00 – 09:10
09:05 – 09:10
Welcome and set the scene 
Christian Koegl
09:10 – 09:20
Challenges ahead for terminal operators in 2023 
Eleanor Hadland - Senior Analyst Drewry SC
09:20 – 09:40
Enhancing container flow through yard cranes automation
Henrique Oliveira
09:40 – 10:00
Digitalization and digital twinning as accelerator for operations 
Gerben Nummerdor
10:00 – 10:20
Cyber security in terminals
Alexander Willhoeft
11:00 – 11:20
5G versus WiFi 6E in Plants and Terminal
Sander Rotmensen
11.40 – 12:00
Performance increase through modernization & brownfield automation
Abdessalam el Azzouzi
12:00 – 12:20
Sustainable efficient operation through integrated power
Chris Pretorius
12:20 – 12:40
Trends in standardized modular automation
Christian Bauer
12:40 – 13:00
Wrap up and intro afternoon streams
Gerhard Fischer
13:00 – 14:30
14:30 – 16:00
Technology developments and innovations in 3 parallel streams:
STREAM1: Automation and Digitalization
STREAM2: Power and Sustainable Operation
STREAM3: Roadmap, sensor systems and AI
16:00 – 17:00
Social event - food and drinks
Automation and Digitalization / Digital Services
14:30 – 14:50
Next level remote control for quay and yard cranes
Douwe Wagenaar
14:50 – 15:10
Design and optimization of remote control rooms
15:10 – 15:30
Big Data in crane control: crane management system & cloud connected crane systems
Bogdan Mesina / Eli
15:30 – 15:50
Big Data in equipment logistics, logistical + energy optimization
Jochen Ebigt
Power for sustainable operation
14:30 – 14:50
Energy management on terminal grid & cyber security
Stephan Meyer
14:50 – 15:10
Crane energy management and optimization
Daniel Andreici
15:10 – 15:30
Shore side power supply
Chris Pretorius
15:30 – 15:50
In clarification
Sensor systems
14:30 – 14:50
Camera based sensors systems
Robert Fakkeldij
14:50 – 15:10
Laser based recognition systems
Amal M.
15:10 – 15:30
Improved MMBF through virtualization of sensor systems
Christian Bauer
15:30 – 15:50
In clarification

TOC Europe 2022 - Join the talks at Siemens Booth D40

Visit us from June 14 to June 16 in Hall 1, booth D40 at TOC 2022 - Rotterdam Ahoy Centre.

After two years without a worldwide gathering, we’re extremely pleased that we’ll finally be able to welcome you to our booth once again in person. We have a lot to talk about and a lot to experience together.

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Availability, productivity and safety play a decisive role in crane applications. As a close partner of the industry, we have extensive knowledge concerning control and automation applications for cranes. Whether for shipyards, terminals, steelworks or power plants, our solutions help to ensure reliable, energy-efficient crane operation around the world.

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