Cyprus Shipping News is delighted to announce the speakers of the 2nd CSN Greece Shipping ICT Conference “Exploring the Digital Frontier: Bridging Theory and Practicality in Maritime Technology”.

Mr. Tsoulakos embarked on his career in the shipping industry nearly 14 years ago. He began by graduating from the School of Engineering at the Merchant Marine Academy of Aspropyrgos, attaining the rank of Engineer C’ Class. He then continued his bachelor’s studies, obtaining a diploma from the School of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering at the National Technical University of Athens. Additionally, he completed his Master of Science degree in Marine Science and Technology at the National Technical University of Athens. Subsequently, he achieved his third bachelor’s degree in Maritime Studies from the University of Piraeus.

Throughout his career in the maritime sector, culminating in his current position, Mr. Tsoulakos has held various roles, affording him a comprehensive understanding of safe, efficient, and successful vessel management. Before joining Laskaridis Shipping Co. LTD., he gained valuable experience working as a superintendent engineer at reputable Greek shipping companies.

Currently, he serves as the Innovation & Technology Manager at Laskaridis Shipping Co. LTD., where he is responsible for overseeing the company’s innovation strategy. In this capacity, he introduces new ideas, nurtures an innovative organizational culture, and facilitates communication of innovations within the company. He evaluates the existing processes within the company and aims to implement new technological processes, as well as introduces innovative technological solutions and services to drive growth and establish a competitive advantage.

Mr. Tsoulakos strongly believes in the imperative of ongoing, dynamic, and innovative progression in all facets of the shipping industry. He sees this as the only way to consistently strive for improvement.