9.30 Registration

10.00 - 11.00 Opening Session - moderator: Prof. Edmund Wittbrodt, Chair of the Space Sciences Committee, Polish Academy of Sciences, Gdansk Branch; Gdańsk University of Technology

  • Welcome by PhD Wojciech Szczurek - Major of the Gdynia City.
  • Welcome by Prof. Marek Grzybowski - President of the Board, Baltic Sea & Space Cluster.
  • The concept of sustainable development of Gdynia smart city - Bartosz Bartoszewicz, Vice- Major of the Gdynia City.
  • GALATEA - Grow and accelerate your smart projects in new value chains of the European Blue Economy - Océane Le Bot, Project Manager, Pôle MerMéditerranée.
  • ECOPRODIGI - Navigating towards a sustainable future for maritime industry - Milla Harju, Project Manager, Pan-European Institute at the University of Turku.

11:00 - 12:30 "Young Stars" Session - moderator: PhD Paweł Chyc

  • Drones in the service of sea ports - Mateusz Dyrda, Robotics Association SKALP.
  • Space projects for Young Stars - Agnieszka Elwertowska, PW-Sat 3 Project.
  • From Eugeniusz Kwiatkowski to the autonomous external port - Krystian Zagrobelny, University of Business and Administration in Gdynia.
  • Promoting the idea of space exploration - Daria Malanowska, MySpace Foundation.
  • Unmanned aerial systems for harbour's critical infrastructure monitoring - Sebastian Nowicki, COO - Pelixar S.A.
  • Polish technical thought in space - Adam Dąbrowski, Gdansk University of Technology.
  • Producer's liability for damage to port infrastructure in autonomous seaports - Adam Labuhn, University of Business and Administration in Gdynia.

12:30 - 13:00 Coffee break

13:00 - 14:30 Smart Port Applications’ Session - moderator: Prof. Marek Grzybowski

  • Smart Port Gdynia solutions - Beata Szymanowska, Department Manager, Technology Research and Development Department, Port of Gdynia.
  • Smart Port Gdańsk solutions - Wiktor Szypiłow, Filip Ręczmin, Port of Gdańsk.
  • Smart Solutions in the Port of Hamburg - Maciej Brzozowski, Port of Hamburg, Director of the branch in Poland.
  • Intelligent data collection and analysis system for air pollution monitoring, risk assesment and predictions - Marta Wenta, Data Scientist & Product Manager, SeaData.
  • Using Virtual Reality to Improve Port Equipment Operators Training - Tomasz Lisiecki, Chairman Of The Board, New Competencies Center.

14:30 - 15:00 Lunch

15:00 - 16:00 Research Session - moderator: Prof. Zdzisław Brodecki

  • Spatial planning and development in Polish seaports - Prof. Tomasz Bąkowski, University of Gdańsk.
  • Maritime spatial planning of Polish maritime areas - Prof. Maciej Nyka, University of Gdańsk.
  • Impact of "Revolution 4.0" on the development of port transport hubs - Prof. Bohdan Jeliński, University of Business and Administration in Gdynia.
  • Innovative security infrastructure of the port of Gdynia - PhD Wojciech Wosek, Phd Ewelina Parysek, Paweł Wawrzyniak, University of Business and Administration in Gdynia.
  • Problems of offshore pipelines on the Baltic Sea – PhD Magdalena Konopacka, University of Oslo, University of Business and Administration in Gdynia.
  • Financial security issues – Prof. Andrzej Drwiłło, PhD Anna Reiwer-Kaliszewska, University of Business and Administration in Gdynia.
  • Human psychology in outer space. – Prof. Marcin Dornowski, Gdansk University of Physical Education and Sport

16:30 Discussion and closing remarks - Prof. Edmund Wittbrodt.



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Kielecka 7, 81-303 Gdynia, Poland

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