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Optimizing Emissions: CII & Beyond

About this event

Presented by Spire and StormGeo in partnership with Port Technology International


Emissions optimization is more important, and complicated than ever before. Optimizing your CII rating can certainly help, but there is more to the story. In this FREE webinar hosted by Spire Global and StormGeo discover how you can optimize your emissions to CII ratings and beyond.

Attendees Will:

  • Understand how CII is calculated and the key variables that impact your rating
  • Discover the limitations of the CII metric in understanding emissions
  • Learn how AIS data can help
  • Discover about tools to help you predict your rating and actions you can take to proactively optimize to it throughout the year

Webinar Format

This webinar will be a 45-minute speaker presentation followed by a 15-minute Q&A.

The webinar will be available to watch On-Demand for those that are unable to attend the live event.


Marek Poetzsch, Spire Global, Sr. Product Manager, Maritime. Marek is a seasoned senior product manager, Maritime for Spire Global where he works with AIS and other maritime data. Before coming to Spire he was also a product manager for fleet management, vessel reporting, and voyage management software. He is an ex-seafarer, with experience working on cargo ships as a navigation officer where he was responsible for reporting that included EU MRV data while onboard.

Michael Obrien, StormGeo, VP of Shipping Operations. As Vice President of Shipping Operations, Michael O'Brien heads up StormGeo's creative product team in the Shipping Division and provides shipping clients with cutting-edge solutions that ensure each voyage's safety, efficiency, and sustainability. Over the course of 25 years, Michael has had a hand in planning and executing more than half a million voyages, generating hundreds of thousands of dollars in savings, reductions in fuel consumption, and the removal of tens of thousands of tons of greenhouse gasses from the environment. Michael holds a B.S. in Meteorology & Oceanography and a M.S. in Environmental Science.

Hosted by

  • Guest speaker
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    Marek Poetzsch Sr. Product Manager @ Spire

  • Guest speaker
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    Michael Obrien VP of Shipping Operations @ StormGeo

  • Team member
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    Jack Donnelly

  • Team member
    Port Technology The PTI Team @ Port Technology International

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