Smart, Efficient & Connected

Live in Rotterdam, The Netherlands on 16th - 17th May 2023

Port Technology International is excited to announce that the Smart Digital Ports of the Future conference will be hosted live in Rotterdam, The Netherlands on 16th-17th May 2023.

Smart Digital Ports Of The Future returns for its 7th year to Rotterdam. The event will highlight the latest pioneering smart technologies shaping the port industry. Our conference will incorporate keynote presentations and panel discussions focusing on the opportunities and challenges that come with smart tech including digital twin, AI, IoT and autonomous solutions, and there will be open discussions on the challenges preventing the industry from achieving full digitalisation.

Join us in Rotterdam as we as we embark on a full two-day’s worth of content featuring case studies and keynote addresses from leading stakeholders in the industry and panel discussions hosting the world’s leading Ports and Terminals. 

Key Topics for SDP 2023 Include:

Digital Twin Technology

IoT & Smart Container Tech

Sustainability Through Digitalisation

Artificial Intelligence 

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Sponsorship of the Smart Digital Ports of the Future conference will enhance your company’s portfolio, offering unique access to the most influential players in the maritime industry.

A variety of sponsorship packages are available for companies that wish to gain exposure and improve their reach, including speaking and exhibiting opportunities.

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“One of the world’s most important events gathering CEOs and CIOs and IT Executives talking about how ports and logistics are facing digital and innovation challenges.”

Director Innovation Office
Algeciras Port Authority

SDP is very important to me as it is a unique opportunity to exchange and share ideas and information with the brilliant speakers and quality participants around the latest trends regarding the integration and digitization of the supply chain and ports for innovative trade and ports.”


“The Smart Digital Ports of the Future conference provides a unique opportunity to hear from Ports and Vendors on the latest developments and trends globally. The event provides excellent networking opportunities with peers.”


General Manager - Finance & ICT
Pilbara Ports Authority
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