ShipTek International Conference & International Maritime Awards 2018

ShipTek International Conference is all set to mark its legacy as a benchmark event in the Maritime Industry. Organized by Biz Events Management, the event will be organized from 1st May 2018 & 2nd May 2018. Enthused with insightful discussions, leader foresights and innovative ideas, the two day International Conference on Shipping, Marine and Offshore Industry shall open a vivid surfeit of infotainment. The conference shall focus on various fields of Marine Engineering, Offshore technology, Engineering & Communication and Naval Architecture.

ShipTek International Conference will undoubtedly be the right platform to network, strike deals, forge relations and take business to next level. The event shall comprise of the following two segments:

  • International Conference on Shipping, Marine & Offshore Industry
  • International Maritime Awards

Topics for conference

  • Offshore Technology : Current Trends
  • Market Strategy , Financing and Insurance
  • Rules And Regulation , Classification Society Focus
  • Energy, Environment Safety and Risk Assessment : Global Outlook
  • Advanced Technology Outlooks : Oil and Gas, Offshore and Marine
  • Asset Integrity Management
  • Shipbuilding/Ship Repair/Conversion
  • Offshore - Construction and Repair
  • Offshore Industry - Concepts & Developments
  • Maritime Safety and Security
  • Computer Applications in Design / Building of Ships & Offshore Structures
  • Marine Communications
  • Shipboard Machinery Engines and Propulsion Systems
  • Advanced Technologies in Paints and Coatings
  • Global Shipping Industry-Prospects and Issues
  • Market Demand on OSVs Cost and Technology
  • Regulatory & Classification requirements of OSVs
  • Chemical and product tanker market outlooks
  • Bunkers - pricing, quality and testing
  • International Shipping Operational Efficiency standards
  • Amidst Challenging Market Conditions How does a Shipping company find its Finance for its growing Fleet
  • Class perspective on vetting, compliance and the support available
  • Safe passage: living with piracy, sanctions and doing business in complex environments
  • Global Oil Price Analysis: What is the Impact?
  • Rising operating costs for owners
  • Ballast Water Treatment Systems : Closer look on regulations, technologies, monitoring, etc
  • Asset Integrity :Effective Survey Techniques
  • Advanced survey tools and techniques: Equipments & Usage
  • Innovations in performing surveys
  • Efficiency Improvement Parameters for Offshore Operations
  • Crewing and Manning Factors, MLC compliance for managing OSVs
  • Financial Concerns in the Offshore Sector operations
  • Dynamic Positioning Elements for offshore Operations
  • QHSE Aspects in OSV Operations
  • Proposed mandatory energy efficiency measures for shipping

Key Note Speaker

Mr. Hamad Al Maghrabi

MS Operations General Manager
Abu Dhabi Marine Services

Our Speakers

Valerio De Rossi

Marine Manager
Borr Drilling Management DMCC

Willem Moelker

Damen Shipyards
Sales and Marketing Director

Eduardo Fonseca Ward

Panama Consulate
Ambassador to the Republic of Panama

Jamil Al-Ali

Manager, Fleet Engineering Group

Capt. Sanjay Mehta

Emarat Maritime
General Manager

Capt. Peter Valles

General Manager
Middle East, India and Africa / Lloyds Agent Dubai Inchcape Shipping Services

Rania Tadros

Ince & Co. Middle East LLP

Debasis Bose

Fleet Manager
D & K Holding

Capt. Harihar Prasad

Managing Director
McQuilling Partners, Inc.

Ahmad Abdul Qadeer

General Manager
Middle East & Africa Proceq

Carl Martin Faannessen

Managing Director
Abojeb Company Inc.

Pantelis Skinitis

Business Development Manager

Marcel van Haaren

Sales Manager Exhaust Gas Cleaning
Alfa Laval Middle East Ltd

Amarendra Kumar

Project Manager,Offshore Classification
DNV GL – Maritime, Dubai

Sharad Kapoor

Fleet Manager
International Tanker Management Ltd

Tansel Culcu

Operations Manager
Bureau Veritas

Pradeep Chitluri

Sr. Structural Engineer

Abdalla El-Suleiman

Environmental Services Manager
Fairdeal Group

Aftab Hassan

Arya Insurance Brokerage Co. (LLC)

Tommi Henriksson

Manager Marine Industry
CADMATIC Middle East

Natalie Jensen

Senior Solicitor, Dubai
Shipping, Energy, Commercial Disputes, International Trade & Commodities, Offshore Services

    Gold Sponsor


   Principal Sponsor


Lunch & Coffee Sponsor


Badge & Lanyard Sponsor


Delegate Bag Sponsor


Award Sponsor


Conference Session Sponsor


Associate Sponsor

Media Partners

Supporting Organizations

  • May
  • 1-2
  • 2018

 Dusit Thani, Abu Dhabi