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2018 Navis Asia Pacific Summit To Debut In Qingdao, China


Strategic Event Attracts Customers, Showcases Innovation and Includes
Tour of QQCTN Automated Terminal

a part of Cargotec
and provider of operational technologies and services
that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world's leading
organizations across the shipping supply chain, announced it will be
hosting the Navis
Asia Pacific Summit
in Qingdao, China on September 18-20, 2018. At
this exclusive customer event, Navis executives, experts and partners
will discuss new innovations that are boosting productivity and
operational efficiency in the changing ocean shipping landscape.

As a prominent shipping hub for exporting and importing goods around the
world, China is increasingly considering productivity as a top priority.
During the summit, Navis customers will come together to discuss best
practices and insights with top executives and thought leaders in the
industry from business intelligence to the digitalization and the
automation of ocean shipping. Many discussions will be focusing on new
technologies and best practices to improve efficiencies and
collaboration on a global scale.

Sessions will include:

  • Navis Product and Strategy Updates, including Automation, Business
    Intelligence and Online Training
  • Best Practices from Navis Customers
  • Boosting Productivity through Terminal/Carrier Collaboration

"Our customers are always looking to improve their current operations
and drive the ocean shipping industry to new heights," said Mark Welles,
Vice President and General Manager, Asia-Pacific, Navis. "We're excited
to see new ideas come to life at the Asia Pacific Summit from terminal
automation to data collaboration and look forward to having our best
customers come together for informative sessions and networking

Executives who attend the summit will also be able to tour Qingdao
Qianwan Container Terminal (QQCTN), the first fully automated terminal
in China. Last year, Navis
implemented its flagship N4
terminal operating software at the site
as part of a record-breaking 3.5-year project to fully automate QQCTN's

To register for the 2018 Navis Asia Pacific Summit, please visit:
The summit will take place at The
Westin Qingdao

About Navis, LLC

Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, is a provider of operational
technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency
for the world's leading organizations across the shipping supply chain.
Navis combines industry best practices with innovative technology and
world-class services to enable our container terminals and carriers
alike to streamline their ocean supply chains and better collaborate
together, transforming how goods are efficiently delivered. Whether
tracking cargo through a port, automating equipment operations, or
managing multiple terminals through an integrated, centralized solution,
Navis provides a comprehensive set of solutions to optimize terminal
performance, vessel performance and cloud-based collaboration that
drives transparency, efficiency and profitability to a network of ocean
carriers and terminal operators.

About Cargotec Corporation

Cargotec (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) is a leading provider of cargo and
load handling solutions with the goal of becoming the leader in
intelligent cargo handling. Cargotec's business areas Kalmar, Hiab and
MacGregor offer products and services that ensure our customers a
continuous, reliable and sustainable performance. Cargotec's sales in
2017 totaled approximately EUR 3.2 billion and it employs over 11,000

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