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GeoComm

We attended GeoComm on 24th October at The Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG, UK.

BPA Conference

We proudly sponsored the British Ports Association Conference which was be held in Belfast from 15th – 18th October 2019.

Full details of this event can be found here.

GeoCymru

We attended GeoCymru 2019 on 4th October 2019 in Cardiff.

Society of Maritime Industries AGM

We attended the Society of Maritime Industries AGM on 3rd October 2019 in London.

DAMA UK

We attended the ‘Putting your Data Capability on the Map’ event on the 26th September 2019 in Southampton. Caroline Levey spoke on ‘Geography is Enabling Smarter Ports’.

Marine Measurement Forum

We attended the Marine Measurement Forum at Sonardyne International Ltd offices in Yateley, Hampshire, 25th September 2019.

Introduction to Data Management Course

We hosted an ‘Introduction to Data Management Course’ on 24th September 2019 at the IMarEst office in London.

UKHO National Marine Geospatial Workshop

We attended the UK Hydrographic Office’s industry engagement event titled “National Marine Geospatial Workshop” which took place on the 24th September in London.

MEDIN Workshop

We attended the MEDIN Marine Data Management Workshop on 19th September 2019 in Southampton.

Society of Maritime Industries

We attended the Society of Maritime Industries Open Seminar on “Autonomous shipping operations in ports from the pilot’s perspective and the implications for a port’s design” on September the 18th, London.

British Cartographic Society Annual Conference

We were represented by our Licensed Partner, Europa Technologies at this event on 11th – 12th September 2019.

UN-GGIM

We took part at the meeting of the UN-GGIM Working Group on Marine Data between 5th – 9th August 2019. For more details on this group please see our press release here

Oceans 2019

We exhibited at Oceans 2019, 17th – 20th June 2019, France alongside our partner Geomod, on stand 23.

SeaWork

We attended SeaWork on 10th – 11th June 2019 in Southampton.

53rd European Maritime Pilots Association (EMPA) Conference 2019

We exhibited at this event on 22nd-24th May 2019, Liverpool.

Caroline Levey, our Operations Director spoke on ENCs in Ports.

Download our ENC Writer Brochure here

GeoBusiness 2019

We attended GeoBusiness 2019 in London on 21st – 22nd May.

GeoHab 2019 Conference

On 13th May 2019, our Partner Tim Le Bas hosted a workshop called “Seafloor Geomorphology – Detection, Delineation and Classification” during which he demonstrated RSOBIA

This event was located in St Petersburg Russia.

Scotland Marine Data Management & GIS Workshop 2019

We hosted a Marine Data Management & GIS Workshop in Edinburgh, Scotland with talks from the BPA, Marine Scotland, EDINA and Ordnance Survey. This was located at the Royal Society of Edinburgh on the 25th April 2019.

 
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Ocean Business 2019

We exhibited at Ocean Business 2019 between 9th-11th April 2019, Southampton on Stand R6.

Data Transmission Training Session

We ran a free ‘Data Transmission’ Training Session at Ocean Business 2019 -10th April in the Access Grid Room 124/14 at 15:00.

Download our brochure on smart telemetry here
See our press release on Data Transmission here

UKHMA Spring Seminar 2019

We attended the UKHMA Spring Seminar held in Edinburgh, Scotland on the 3rd April 2019.

John Pepper, our marketing director, spoke on the important subject of Air Quality in Ports.

Irish Ports Conference

We attended the Irish Ports Conference, located in Cork, Ireland from 14th – 15th March 2019.

Civil Hydrography Annual Seminar (CHAS) 2019

We attended this seminar on 14th March 2019 in London

MSDIWG-10

We attended the MSDIWG-10 from 4th – 6th March 2019 in Busan, South Korea

EDINA GeoForum 2019

We attended EDINA’s free GeoForum event on the 28th February 2019. This was located at Lancaster, LA1 4GJ

Marine Data Management Awareness Course

We ran a further one-day Marine Data Management Awareness Course on 27th

February 2019. This was hosted at the IMarEST headquarters at 1 Birdcage Walk, SW1H 9JJ London, UK.

South West Pacific Regional Hydro Commission

Our Licensed Partner, Western Advance attended the IHO “South West Pacific Regional Hydro Commission” Event in Niue on 12th-16th February 2019.

Coastal Futures 2019

This event was held at the Royal Geographical Society, London on the 23rd – 24th January 2019. We were proud to be a sponsor for this event again.

OSEA 2018, Singapore

Our Partners Hydronav and Valeport represented OceanWise at this event between the 27th-29th November 2018

UKHMA 2018 Autumn Seminar, 28th November 2018

We exhibited and attended at the UKHMA Autumn seminar in London on the 28th November 2018.

 

Marine Data Management and GIS Workshop 2018 in London

We hosted our popular annual GIS Workshop in London on the 27th November 2018 at The School of Economic Science, 11 Mandeville Place, London W1U 3AJ.

‘Treating Data as Infrastructure’ was the key note by Leigh Dodds from the Open Data Institute, alongside a great line up of guest speakers.

Please click below to view the presentations from the day.

 
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GeoCom 18 – The Productivity Puzzle

We attended GeoCom 18 on 8th November 2018, located at the Royal Geographical Society London, SW7 2AR

Hydro 18 – The Climate for change; Hydrography in the 21st Century

We exhibited on Stand 13 at Hydro 18 on 30th October – 1st November 2018.

This took place at Dolotone House, Jones Bay Wharf, Pyrmony, Sydney, Australia

Marine Data Management Awareness Course 16th October

We hosted a One-Day Marine Data Management Awareness Course at IMarEST HQ, 1 Birdcage Walk, London, SW1H 9JJ on Tuesday 16th October 2018 from 0930-1630.

Sea Tech Week 8-12 October

We were represented by our valued Partner Geomod at the 2018 Sea Tech Week which was held in Brest, France on the 8-12 October.

British Ports Association Conference 2018

We attended and sponsored the British Ports Association (BPA) Conference 2018 at Port of Tyne from 9-12 October at Sage Gateshead, Newscastle.

Cadcorp Maritime Seminar 10th October

Caroline Levey presented at this free-to-attend seminar which was dedicated to Cadcorp customers working in the marine and maritime industry. The event was held at: Sterling Court, Norton Road, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG1 2JY from 10:00-15:30.

HydroSea 18

Mike Osborne made a keynote speech on “Data Management and Hydrography” at HydroSea18, Malaysia on the 19 – 20 September alongside our partner HydroNav who were also exhibiting at the event.

Sea Level Futures Conference 2-4 July 2018

We attended and spoke at the Sea Level Futures Conference, Liverpool 2-4 July 2018

Mike Osborne presented on the ‘Reasons to combine operational and long-term measurements of sea level’

SeaWork International 2018

We attended SeaWork Exhibition on 4th July in Southampton in the Small Business area on stand SB1 alongside out partner OMC.

11th International Harbour Masters’ Association (IHMA) Congress

We presented and exhibited at the 11th International Harbour Masters’ Association (IHMA) Congress on the 25th – 28th June 2018 in London.

 

We demonstrated our environmental monitoring and publishing solution ‘Port-Log’ and our latest product developments.

 

For more information on Port-Log and our smart telemetry tools please click here

 

Ports and Harbours Workshop 12th June 2018, Liverpool

We hosted a free one-day Ports and Harbours Workshop from on 12th June 2018 entitled ‘Data – from Liability to Asset!’

 

This event took place at the Liverpool Marriott Hotel, L1 1RH.

130th UK Maritime Pilots’ Association (UKMPA) Conference

OceanWise attended and exhibited at the 130th UK Maritime Pilots’ Association (UKMPA) Conference on 23 May 2018 at the Mercure Holland House Hotel in Bristol.
 
We showcased both our GIS Productivity Software tools and Environmental Data Monitoring real-time Port-Log ‘smart telemetry’ services, both of which are now being used by UK port pilots in their day to day work.
 

UKHMA Spring Seminar in Edinburgh

OceanWise attended the 2018 UK Harbour Masters Association (UKHMA) Spring Seminar on 21 March at the Principal Edinburgh Hotel, George Street, Edinburgh. The event provided a great opportunity to discuss topics of mutual interest and to network with our port and commercial colleagues.
 
We showcased our GIS Productivity Software tools and Environmental Data Monitoring real-time online Port-Log ‘smart telemetry’ services which are being used by many UK Ports including Peel Ports Group, ABP Group, PD Teesport, Wash Ports and Portland Port.
 

Oceanology International 2018

OceanWise, leading providers of Environmental Data Sharing and Monitoring services in the UK, showcased its latest developments in ‘smart telemetry’ and GIS based productivity software tools for ports and harbours and other marine authorities at OI2018 on March 13-15 at the Excel Centre London.
 

Marine Data Management Awareness Course 13th February

We ran a further One-Day Marine Data Management Awareness Course at IMarEST HQ, 1 Birdcage Walk, London, SW1H 9JJ on Tuesday 13th February 2018 from 0930-1630.

Coastal Futures

17-18th January 2018
Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, SW7 2AR, London
We attended and exhibited at the 25th Coastal Futures Conference on 17th and 18th January 2018. The Conference had an emphasis on looking ahead to the opportunities and practical measures that will be needed to meet the challenges the future will pose. There was over 35 presentations with a range of topics, from renewables in coastal and marine environments to the opportunities and risks from Brexit.

Marine Data Management and GIS Workshop 2017 in London

We hosted our ever popular free-to-attend Marine Data Management & GIS Workshop on Wednesday 22nd November 2017 at The School of Economic Science, 11 Mandeville Place, London W1U 3AJ.
 
Our keynote speaker was Ed Parsons, Geospatial Technologist at Google who provided thought provoking insight on “geography in the twenty first century” alongside a great line-up of speakers from across the marine and maritime sectors.
 
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UKHMA Autumn Seminar 21 November

We attended and exhibited at the Autumn UK Harbour Masters’ Association Seminar on 21st November 2017.

Hydro 17 – Rotterdam

OceanWise exhibited and spoke at Hydro 17 ‘Connecting 4D’ conference on 14-16 November on board the SS Rotterdam in Rotterdam Port. We showcased our Environmental Monitoring Data Sharing and Publishing services as well as our GIS productivity software tools developed for Ports and Harbours.
 

Marine Data Management Awareness Course – 17th October 2017

OceanWise and IMarEST once again hosted a one-day Marine Data Management Awareness Course on Tuesday 17th October 2017. It took place at IMarEST HQ at 1 Birdcage Walk, London from 0930 – 1700.

129th UK Maritime Pilots Association Conference

We exhibited at the 129th UKMPA Conference in Middlesbrough, UK on 20-21 September 2017.

 

OceanWise attends 7th Session of UN-GGIM in New York

OceanWise attended the 7th Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) in New York on 31 July – 4 August.

Marine Measurement Forum

We presented the delivery of a Mobile Weather Station to support race management at the Royal Yacht Squadron at the 59th Marine Measurement Forum on 7 July 2017. The event was hosted by the Hydrographic Society and held at BP, Sunbury.

Marine Data Management and GIS Workshop in Scotland 2017

OceanWise hosted a free-to-attend Marine Data Management & GIS Workshop, on Tuesday 23rd May 2017 at the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 22-26 George St, Edinburgh EH2 2PQ.

The theme of the event – ‘Is poor data management putting your operations at risk?’ will resonate with many managers and practitioners dealing with geospatial and business data and information.

We showed innovative ways of making life easier for you, your decision makers and stakeholders. The workshop featured demonstrations of how GIS technologies and OceanWise products and services are successfully delivering savings in time, effort and money.

The workshop provided an excellent opportunity to network, share experiences with government and industry experts and practitioners, as well as finding out how GIS and spatial data management delivers real value and benefit! The workshop was aimed at public, commercial and non-governmental organisations involved in managing assets or providing decision support.
 
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OceanWise hosts free Port-Log Training Workshop at Ocean Business 2017

OceanWise hosted a free-to-attend Training Workshop as part of Ocean Business 2017 on Wednesday 5th April. Entitled Port-Log.net – the latest developments in environmental data sharing and publishing. This took place between 1500-1600 in Classroom – Access Grid Room 124/14.

Ocean Business 2017

04-06 April 2017
Southampton
We were at Ocean Business 2017 on Stand R5.

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UKHMA Spring Seminar

29 March 2017
Edinburgh

OceanWise once again showcased its work for UK ports at the UK Harbour Masters’ Association (UKHMA) Spring Seminar in Scotland, on 29 March 2017.

 

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Oceanology International North America

We exhibited at Oceanology International North America on February 14-16 2017 in San Diego, California.

Marine Data Management Awareness Course

In co-operation with IMarEST, we ran our One-Day Marine Data Management Awareness Course at IMarEST HQ, 1 Birdcage Walk, London, SW1H 9JJ on Wednesday 8 February 2017. Data is the new oil or the new electricity; it costs money and we collect it for a reason. Because it is such a valuable asset – only an organisation’s employees are more valuable – it needs to be treated accordingly. If you are involved in collecting, managing and / or publishing data, then this course will provide a valuable insight on the world of data.

Why your Data Matters – in Brazil!

OceanWise attended the 17th meeting of the Meso-American and Caribbean Hydrographic Commission (MACHC) hosted by the Brazilian Department of Hydrography and Navigation (DHN) in Belem from 14th-17th December.

In addition to the annual review of hydrographic and oceanographic activities in the region, a one day workshop will explore “Marine data management as a prerequisite for regional risk assessment”. OceanWise, as Expert Advisers to the International Hydrographic Organisation (IHO), spoke about “Why Data Management Really Matters” and how best practise can be achieved. John Pepper, Secretary of the IHO Marine Spatial Data Infrastructures (MSDI) Working Group, updated attendees on the work programme of the group and its impact in the development of national and regional initiatives to improve the exchange, sharing and re-use of hydrographic data.

United Kingdom Harbour Masters Association (UKHMA) Autumn Seminar

Wednesday 23 November

Victory Services Club, 63-79 Seymour St, London W2 2HF

This one-day technical seminar provided a topical mix of regulatory, operational and technical issues of relevance to harbour masters and port marine personnel, and was open to Members and non-Members.

Autumn Marine Data Management and GIS Workshop

22nd November 2016
The School of Economic Science,
11 Mandeville Place,
London, W1U 3AJ

 

We hosted our annual Marine Data Management and GIS Workshop in London at the School of Economic Science. This free-to-attend workshop took place on November 22nd and focused on Data Management Best Practice and how managing such a valuable asset through the use of GIS will save you time, effort and money!

10th Sea Tech Week; France – ‘Sea and Digital Technologies’

10th -14th October
Quartz Congress Center,
60 rue du Chóteau – BP 91039
Brest, France

 

With our partner Geomod, we showcased our Port-Log.net service and Enterprise GIS workflow tools

128th United Kingdom Maritime Pilots Association (UKMPA) Conference & Pilot Safety Day

14th -15th September 2016
Holmwood Hotel and Shepard’s Wharf,
65 Queen’s Rd, Egypt Point,
Cowes, PO31 8BW

 

We showcased our Port-Log.net service and Enterprise GIS workflow tools

British Cartographic Society / Society of Cartographers ‘Mapping at the Edge’ Conference.

6th -8th September 2016
Cheltenham Park Hotel
Cirencester Rd, Charlton Kings,
Cheltenham GL53 8EA

We displayed our latest Intelligent Marine and Coastal Mapping Data products and services

Scotland Marine & Maritime GIS Workshop 2016

Thursday 21st April 2016
Royal Society of Edinburgh
22-26 George St, Edinburgh EH2 2PQ
This event focused on Data Management Best Practise and why managing such a valuable asset will save you time, effort and money!

Oceanology International 2016

March 15th-17th
Stand N125
Excel Exhibition Centre
London
We showcased our Environmental Data Sharing and Publishing (EDSP) solutions

Data Guidelines for Geological Data

on Wednesday 9th March 2016

BGS, Keyworth

Guideline module focus will be geology, 10 spaces.

Coastal Futures

January 20th -21st
Brunei Gallery
SOAS, University of London
Off Russell Square
We presented our Marine and Coastal Mapping products and services

Data Guidelines for Biology and Biodiversity

on Tuesday 8th December 2015

The Crown Estate, London

Guideline module focus will be biology and biodiversity, 8 spaces.

Marine GIS Workshop

on Tuesday 17th November
at School of Economic Science, London
OceanWise host annual GIS Workshop with focus on why your data matters

Advances in Ocean Wave Measurement Conference

on Wednesday 21st October 2015

at The Royal Institution, London

Focus will be on applications, technologies and wave measurement methods.

EMODNet Conference

on 20th-22nd October

at IOC/IODE Ostend, Belgium

Data Guidelines for Physical Oceanography and Bathymetry Data

on Wednesday 19th August 2015

National Oceanography Centre, Liverpool

Guideline module focus will be physical oceanography and bathymetry, 10 spaces.

Data Guidelines for Geological Data

on Wednesday 10th June 2015

BGS Murchison House, Edinburgh

Guideline module focus will be geology data, 10 spaces.

GeoBusiness 2015

on 27th-28th May

Design Centre, Islington, London

Focus on GIS, Mapping and Data management

Cadcorp Blue Growth Conference

On 20th May 2015
Holiday Inn, Camden Lock, London
Focus on an expanding role for GI and GIS in the marine and maritime sector

ESRI UK Annual GIS Conference

On 19th May
QEII Conference Centre, London
Focus on ESRI user experiences including Erwin Rademaker from the Port of Rotterdam speaking about Enterprise wide GIS in a Port

CoastGIS 2015

on 22nd-24th April

Cape Town, South Africa

Focus on GIS and Coastal Sciences

Coastal/Marine SDI Capacity Building Workshop

on 21st April
Protea Breakwater Lodge, Cape Town
‘Managing Big Data Challenges’

Ocean Business 2015

on 14th-16th April

at National Oceanographic Centre in Southampton

Please come and see us on Stand R5 in the main exhibition area

IHO MSDI Working Group Open Forum 2015

on Tuesday 3rd March

at Holiday Inn Express, Terminal 5, Heathrow Airport

ROPME Meeting

on 9th-11thFebruary

at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal – Roma 3 meeting room

Data Management Awareness Course

on Thursday 18th June 2015

IMarEST HQ, Aldgate House, 33 Aldgate High Street, London, EC3N 1EN

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