Ben Zhang

Ben Zhang

Chairman & General Manager MARAUTEC

Ben obtained a double bachelor's degree in Shipbuilding and Oceanography Engineering from Shanghai Jiao Tong University; a master's degree in Marine Engineering from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology; and an MBA degree from Manchester Business School. In 2011, he was recruited by the municipal government of Shanghai Pudong New Area as the first expert for the "100 people plan" of the shipping industry. He is currently the chairman and general manager of MARAUTEC.
 
MARAUTEC is the world's leading professional institute in the field of artificial intelligence (AI), visual perception and multi-source data fusion, providing AI, ship safety-aided visualization solutions, intelligent maritime law enforcement and unmanned, autonomous intelligent ship navigation solutions.
 

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Monday 03/08/2020

From 15:50 To 16:30

08/03/2020 15:50 08/03/2020 16:30 Panel Discussion: How to Achieve Stability and Recover from Loss The outbreak of COVID-19, coupled with other global incidents, has brought big challenges to project and cargo owners, freight forwarders, carriers and other transportation and logistics service providers. How can the industry overcome these challenges to ensure business keeps moving? How can the industry ensure the reduction of losses from these events? These topics will be discussed from the following perspectives:
- From a contract perspective: What are the key concerns and legal issues that should be considered in future service contracts?
- From a financial perspective:  What are the main financial challenges brought about by COVID-19? What solutions are being explored to mitigate these challenges? 
- From a tech and innovation perspective: What technologies are available that can be used to monitor the safety of ships and track cargoes?   

 
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"Panel Discussion: How to Achieve Stability and Recover from Loss "

Annie Xu Ben Zhang Mateusz Dawidowski Sheng Zeng
Time and date

Monday 03/08/2020

From 15:50 To 16:30

08/03/2020 15:50 08/03/2020 16:30 Panel Discussion: How to Achieve Stability and Recover from Loss The outbreak of COVID-19, coupled with other global incidents, has brought big challenges to project and cargo owners, freight forwarders, carriers and other transportation and logistics service providers. How can the industry overcome these challenges to ensure business keeps moving? How can the industry ensure the reduction of losses from these events? These topics will be discussed from the following perspectives:
- From a contract perspective: What are the key concerns and legal issues that should be considered in future service contracts?
- From a financial perspective:  What are the main financial challenges brought about by COVID-19? What solutions are being explored to mitigate these challenges? 
- From a tech and innovation perspective: What technologies are available that can be used to monitor the safety of ships and track cargoes?   

 
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