“RIDING THE WAVES OF INNOVATION’’
On the 5th of April, SNAME NTUA Greek Student Section held its
third technical presentation during which Mrs. Evi Politi, R&D
Manager and Dr Stamatios Arkoulis, Analytics Specialist from Danaos
spoke on the subject of ‘’ Applications on Data Analytics in
In their presentation ‘’ Riding the Waves of Innovation’’ shared
Danaos views on the contemporary “smart” way of ship management and
monitoring exploiting data analytics techniques that allows creating new
high standards and maintaining competitive advantage and the vision
for the future.
They made an overview on how shipping is moving away from its
traditional modus operandi, toward the new era of ‘’smart shipping’’.
Eventually both speakers presented the Waves platform, through a
full demonstration of all our advanced analysis tools including vessels
Map and Algorithms, to explain the design concept of making big data
best use and remaining one step ahead in terms of technology and
It was an honor to have a presentation from the R&D department
and at the same time a great opportunity to get our eyes in the data
analytics and data management areas and learn about further developments
in shipping industry.
The end of the presentation was followed by a very constructive
Q&A section, as the students’ interest & excitement were
highlighted; their questions were targeted and addressed to real