Mar Chao Lopez

Chief Commercial and Business Development Officer
Valencia Port Authority

Mar Chao López is a civil engineer by the University of A Coruña and holds a degree in Law from Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. She holds an MBA from the Caixanova business school (now, IESIDE) and has completed her training with numerous degrees in maritime law and logistics. Among them are the Maritime Law and Port Management by the University of A Coruña; Maritime Transport and Port Management by the Polytechnic University of Madrid, Logistics Management by Lloyd’s Academy London; and Manager of Transport of Goods and Travelers by the European Community. She speaks English, French, Galician and Portuguese and currently teaches the Master in Logistics and Transport of the University of A Coruña.

Since its inception in 1991, Mar Chao López has developed her work in the field of logistics in both public and private sectors. So far, she was the general manager of the Reyser group. In the public sector, she has worked for the Port Authority of A Coruña, as head of service provision unit; and at the Port Authority of Vigo, as head of port operations division and the operating department. Between December of 2006 and March of 2009, Chao was the CEO of transports of the Xunta de Galicia, being adviser in the Port Authority of Ferrol and assuming the presidency of Ports of Galicia.

 

Sessions

Integration: How To Integrate New Automated Solutions With Your Existing TOS

Thursday 3rd December 2020, 4.45pm – 6.00pm

• Is there a need to standardise internal processes?
• How to seamlessly install the required equipment, devices, control and supervision systems, transmission and data gathering systems and real-time software applications to your terminal with limited disruption.
• How can add-on software solutions provide additional automated functionality on top of your existing TOS.
• How brownfield automation projects can implement and integrate new technology incrementally.