The Triton

News

Seminar talks about future

Posted on by in
ADVERTISEMENT

Communications integrator e3 Systems hosted a seminar just before the Antibes Yacht Show in late April that included a keynote presentation by Waguih Ishak from Corning Glass who described how life will shortly be transformed and governed by interactive glass.


The seminar’s emphasis was on “Future Technology for Yachts” and there was discussion on how the needs of today’s “connected” society impacts upon life aboard a yacht, both for owners and crew. There was also debate about the fast changing nature of communications and entertainment systems onboard.


Presentations were given by speakers from Global IP, Van Berge Henegouwen, Monaco Telecom and e3 Systems, which plans to make this an annual event.

Related Articles

USCG seeks public input on medical manual

USCG seeks public input on medical manual

The U.S. Coast Guard has extended the period for public comments on its draft merchant mariner medical manual until Feb. 13. The manual is intended to help doctors, the maritime industry, …

BWA opens in Puerto Rico

BWA opens in Puerto Rico

Switzerland-based marine agency services company BWA Yachting is expanding operations in the Caribbean to include Puerto Rico. BWA already has offices in Antigua and St Maarten, and expanded into …

Waveblade launches new tool

Florida-based Waveblade has introduced the PowerShark WB3000, a handheld, battery-powered maintenance tool that works up to 20 feet underwater to remove barnacles and growth. Unlike traditional hull …

Replace white rice with ancient grains

Heirloom ancient grains and ancient wheats are a great way to get rid of the refined and processed grains and wheat you have stashed in your cupboards onboard. I am pretty sure if you looked right …

Dania Cut to add megayacht slips

Dania Cut Superyacht Yard in Ft. Lauderdale has signed an agreement with the property owner at Broward Shipyard to take over some of its slips, meaning that perhaps by this fall, a Ft. Lauderdale …

‘Feels like’ heat index nothing to take lightly

‘Feels like’ heat index nothing to take lightly

Sea Science: by Jordanna Sheermohamed  As we leave summer behind and prepare to embrace the cooler winter temps, lingering moisture is quick to remind us who really calls the shots in  …

Comments