Smart Port – GDYNIA – WSAIB – 24th September 2020

Space Sciences Committee Polish Academy of Sciences / Gdańsk Branch in cooperation with Baltic Sea & Space Cluster and Polish Space Agency (POLSA) invite for conference:

Smart Port. The merged sea & space network – 24th September 2020

Gdynia – University of Business and Administration in Gdynia  Kielecka 7, 81-303 Gdynia


PARTICIPATION: Microsoft Teams


09:30 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.