Gilles Bessero
Biography

Gilles Bessero has about 30 years of experience in conducting hydro-oceanographic activities at sea and ashore. He was the director general of SHOM and French National Hydrographer from 2005 to 2010. He also held senior management positions at the French Defence Procurement Administration and served as IHO director from 2012 to 2017.

Articles

‘Unofficial Charts’ on the Horizon?

In the article entitled 'How Blockchain Will Have an Impact on Navigation', published in the March/April 2018 issue of Hydro International, Gert Büttgenbach explains how the new blockchain technology could be potentially beneficial for the production and distribution of nautical charts. One of... (read more)
SEAEXPLORER Underwater Glider

SEAEXPLORER Underwater Glider

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