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Event – September 9: ‘Can a future-proof port still do without private networks and IoT?’

On Thursday September 9, 2021 iTanks, in cooperation with Cellnex, Gemba IOT and Bosch, will organise the event:

‘Can a future-proof port still do without private networks and IoT?

During this lunch event iTanks will discuss with experts the power and opportunities for the Internet of Things for seaports.

Henk Zwetsloot, manager digital innovation at Groningen Seaports will open with a keynote in which he will share his vision and experience in this field. Gemba IOT, Bosch and Cellnex will then present their specific expertise and in a panel discussion we will continue to address the common ground between policy and practice.

Cellnex will take a closer look at the possibilities of Private Connectivity Networks here, which, together with IoT possibilities, meet the expectations and demands of a transforming sector.

ProgrammHandelshaven Delfzijl

12.00 Reception & Lunch
12.30 Welcome by iTanks
12.35 Welcome by Henk Zwetsloot, Groningen Seaports
12.45 Pitches
12.55 Paneldiscussion
13.15 Q&A and networking
14.00 Expected end of event


De Boegschroef
Handelskade West 12
9934 AA Delfzijl


This hybrid event can be attended both live in Delfzijl and online. You can register via the iTanks website. Non-members of iTanks are also cordially invited.

Corona measures

To keep the event safe for every visitor, the Digital Corona Certificate (DCC, CoronaCheck app) is used for live participation. Upon entry to the event, a valid vaccination certificate, recovery certificate or test certificate will be checked.