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Actisense CEO to sit on NMEA International Conference & Expo Panel

Phil Whitehurst, CEO of the award-winning NMEA specialist brand, Actisense, will be sitting on a panel of chief executives at the National Marine Electronic Association (NMEA) International Conference and Expo in the USA.

Joining representatives from leading marine electronics companies, Phil will be answering questions and discussing key issues facing the industry.

Taking take place from 26 to 28 September, the NMEA International Conference and Expo is an annual opportunity for those involved in on board electronics to meet with representatives from the North American marine electronics industry and beyond. The expert panel will sit from 12:15 pm to 1:30 pm at the Hilton Bellevue Hotel on 26th September 2017. Phil will be joined on the panel by Brad Reents of Furuno. 

Mr Whitehurst founded Active Research Ltd, the company behind the Actisense brand, in 1997. Since that time, he has rapidly grown the company from a small home operation to one with an 8000- sq ft. commercial facility in Poole, Dorset, UK. Actisense now exports specialist commercial and leisure marine electronics products to over 40 countries worldwide, with Mr Whitehurst leading the innovation and technical expertise that the brand is well known for.

Mr Whitehurst said “I am honoured to be sitting on NMEA Conference CEO Panel and to be joining prestigious marine industry experts. I look forward to answering questions posed by thriving marine electronics companies from the US and across the world. I believe we can get to grips with some of the issues impacting our industry and continue to develop exciting products that solve real problems”