Cormac Gebruers

Head of Centre

Contact

Phone: +353 (0)21 4335723

cormac.gebruers@nmci.ie

http://www.linkedin.com/pub/cormac-gebruers-afni-cmilt-mrin/4/84a/663


Cormac joined the National Maritime College of Ireland in February 2012 to grow research and innovation activities in NMCI. Between 2005 and 2011 he worked for Transas Marine, a leading maritime ICT multinational. In Transas he held various management positions including Deputy to the Business Unit Director of Shore Based Systems and Products Director for Shore Based Systems. During his time with Transas he travelled extensively worldwide, and spent an extended period in China supporting Transas operations there. Prior to joining Transas he spent four years working in computer science research having completed a BSc in Computer Science in UCC in 1999. Previously he was co-owner and a director of a maritime logistics and transport consultancy and software company spun out from the Cork Institute of Technology. Cormac began his career as a deck officer in the Merchant Navy working at sea from 1989 to 1998.

Referred Publications

"Toward Next Generation VTS: improving the VTS Operator Experience". Accepted to European Navigation Conference 2011 (ENC-2011). London, UK.

"Using CBR to Select Solution Strategies in Constraint Programming". International Conference on Case Based Reasoning 2005 (ICCBR 2005), Chicago.

"Making Choices using Structure at the Instance Level within a Case Based Reasoning Framework". Constraint Programming, Artificial Intelligence & Operations Research Conference 2004 (CPAIOR04). Nice, France.

Other Publications

"e-Navigation and Ship Operations". e-Navigation Conference 2008. Seattle, USA. Given as a keynote speech by Transas Managing Director at China Shipbuilding Summit 2008. Dalian, China.

"e-Navigation and VTS". IALA VTS Symposium 2008. Bergen, Norway.

"The Global Maritime Technology Market: Opportunities & Challenges for Ireland Inc". Irish Coastal Network Conference 2008 (ICONET-08). Derry, Northern Ireland.

Communications/Posters:

"Opportunities for Ireland - Transport, Logistics & Security". Keynote address written for Transas Deputy Managing Director. Marine Institute Ocean Technology Workshop 2010. Galway, Ireland.

"Developments in e-Navigation". Keynote address written for UK-Russia Bilateral Shipbuilding Conference 2009. London, UK.

"Maritime ICT". Input paper to Marine Institute SmartOcean Strategy development process, 2009. Dublin, Ireland.

"The Electronic Pelorus and Radar Tagging - Engaging the Mariner on a High Tech Bridge". IALA e-Navigation Workshop 2008. Paris, France.

"Making Choices using Structure at the Instance Level within a Case Based Reasoning Framework". Doctoral Program, Constraint Programming Conference 2004 (CP2004). Toronto, Canada.

"The Electronic Pelorus and Radar Tagging - Engaging the Mariner on a High Tech Bridge". IALA e-Navigation Workshop 2008. Paris, France.

"Using Case-Based Reasoning to Write Constraint Programs". Doctoral Program, Constraint Programming Conference 2003 (CP2003). Cork, Ireland.

"Capturing Constraint Programming Experience: A Case-Based Approach". Workshop program, Constraint Programming Conference, 2002 (CP2002). Cornell, USA.