PRESS RELEASE

Piraeus, Monday, the 27th of July 2015

SetelHellas strikes Gold with its Innovative Maritime ICT Solution


SetelHellas won the Gold Award in the “Strategy, Innovation & Extroversion” category at the Business IT Excellence (BITE) Awards for the benefits of its innovative Maritime Telemedicine Solution (MTS) to the whole maritime industry.

The Business IT Excellence (BITE) Awards 2015 Ceremony was held on Thursday, the 23rd of July 2015 at Balux Prive & Dreams, during a celebration dedicated to highlight technological leadership, innovation and business value of technology. Executives from SetelHellas attended the ceremony where Mr. G. Christakos, Sr. Customer Solutions Manager, received the Gold Award noting: “We, at SetelHellas are proud to be recognized for the third consecutive year for our innovative Maritime Solutions. We prove this way that SetelHellas keeps up with the latest technologies and our work and business expertise is widely recognized”.

SetelHellas was awarded with the Gold Award, as the provider of an Innovative Solution / Service, its Maritime Telemedicine Solution (MTS) which is being employed with respect to the dignity and safety of the human being and of the inalienable right of seafarers to health care.

MTS is not just a Solution but a dynamic and holistic approach that may cover every aspect of the crew health on board, including incidents such as cardiovascular diseases, orthopedic, gastrointestinal, breathing problems and many more. The treatment of each incident is being handled every time according to the specific onboard conditions. No longer does practicing medicine requires the patient and the physician to be in the same place. Ships can become more safe workplaces by providing access to superior medical health care.

The ceremony, attended more than 350 executives of the IT and Communications market as well as academics. There, the best ICT practices utilized by businesses and organizations both in the private and public sector were presented and awarded. The Business IT Excellence (BITE) Awards 2015 Ceremony was held for the fourth consecutive year by Boussias Communications magazine, netweek with the scientific support of the Laboratory of Electronic Attempting (ELTRUN) Athens University of Economics.

Congratulations to the whole SetelHellas’ team.!

You can find photographs from the Awards Ceremony in the below link:

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