Miguel Ángel Llorente Carmona

Innovation & Terminals Digital Transformation Head
Prodevelop S.L.

Miguel A. Llorente is Innovation & Terminals Digital Transformation Head in Prodevelop S.L., where he manages the evolution of product and services focused in the improvement of daily operations of ports and terminals, managing and coordinating a multi-disciplinary team of professionals with a wide experience in port and maritime innovation.


He is Telecommunications Engineer (MSc, 2009),  MBA in Global Markets (2014), and Master in Industry 4.0 (2018) with 10+ years of experience in industrial innovation. He has a strong background in sensor networks, tiny/low power communications, industrial IoT and big data analytics and collaborates in several research programmes and  standardization initiatives.


An Update on the State of the Sector
This introductory session offers specialist overview of world macroeconomics, the maritime supply chain, and the present state of global terminal automation. The session features world- renowned academics, consultants and representatives of global trade bodies as they flesh out the key themes 2021 will bring, how terminals can best position themselves in the market post-Covid, and how automation and next-gen digital technologies are (or aren’t) influencing the sector.