Overview

EVENT TYPE

UAE Maritime Leaders Seminar

DATE

30 Oct, 2016
09:30 AM to 01:00 PM

INDUSTRY

UAE Maritime Leaders Summit

VENUE

AUDIENCE

ORGANISED BY

UAE Maritime Leaders Seminar

The UAE Maritime Leaders Summit will expand its focus to the key role that innovation plays in the development of Dubai as a fully integrated international maritime centre and includes individual presentations by four expert speakers in this field, followed by several full interactive discussions with the audience.

The Address Dubai Marina
08:00 – 09:00 Welcome Coffee & Registration

09:00 – 09:22 DMCA welcome
                       Nawfal Al Jourani, Head, Dubai Maritime Cluster Office and Director of Communications,
                       Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA)

09:22 – 09:25 Introduction of moderator
                       Nawfal Al Jourani, Head, Dubai Maritime Cluster Office and Director of Communications,
                       Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA)

09:25 – 09:40 Moderator’s opening remarks
                       Capt Michael P Elwert, Group Chief Executive Officer, Elektrans Group

09:40 – 10:20 Session One: What is SMART shipping?
                       Professor Dr Volker Bertram, Senior Project Manager, DNV GL Maritime Advisory

10:20 – 11:00 Session Two: How will SMART shipping benefit the industry?
                       Oskar Levander, Vice President Innovation, Rolls-Royce

11:00 – 11:40 Coffee Break

11:40 – 12:20 Session Three: The role of improved connectivity in the roll out of SMART shipping
                       and the human factor
                       Frank Coles, Chief Executive Officer, Transas

12:20 – 13:00 Session Four: The future of shipping technology in 2030
Gwynne Lewis, Head of Data, Digital & Software, LR Marine & Offshore, Lloyd’s Register

13:00 – 14.15 Lunch and networking

14:15 – 15:00 Panel Discussion

15:00 – 15:30 Closing Remarks
                       Nawfal Al Jourani, Head, Dubai Maritime Cluster Office and Director of Communications,
                       Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA)
15:30 Close of Conference