SMI Forum 2012

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The inaugural Singapore Maritime Institute Forum 2011 took place on 12 October 2011 at the Fusionopolis, Singapore. More than 200 distinguished guests from the maritime and offshore industry, Institutes of Higher Learning (IHLs) and SMI’s partners attended the event and came together to discuss on maritime education & training, research & development and policy research for the maritime and offshore industry in Singapore.

SMI Forum 2012 will be held in the morning of 29 November (Thu) 2012. Similar to the inaugural SMI Forum, distinguished leaders and guests from the industry and academic sectors as well as from the government agencies will be invited.

A key highlight to the SMI Forum is the keynote speeches delivered by renowned leaders on various industry issues and developments. This year, SMI plans to have keynote speeches pertaining to maritime education and R&D developments in Singapore as well as a sectorial overview and insights on both the maritime and offshore sectors.

 0800 – 0830  Welcome Coffee/Tea
 0815 – 0900  Registration
 0900 – 0910  Welcome Address
Mr SS Teo, Chairman, SMI
 0910 – 1030  Keynote Speeches
Maritime Education (Prof Freddy Boey, Provost, Nanyang Technological University)
Maritime Sector (Mr Andreas Sohmen-Pao, CEO, BW Maritime)
Offshore Sector (Mr YY Chow, COO, Keppel Offshore & Marine)
Research & Development (Dr Claus Myllerup, MD, Lloyd’s Register Group Technology Centre)
 1030 – 1050  Teabreak
 1050 – 1210  Presentation on Work Plans by Maritime Institutes @ Institutes of Higher Learning (MI@IHLs)
 1210 – 1245  Panel Discussion
Chaired by Mr Heng Chiang Gnee, Executive Director, SMI
 1245 – 1400  Networking Lunch

Event is strictly by invitation only. Limited registration is available on a first-come-first-serve basis. Kindly email Mr Jason Lin at

Additional Details

Contact Person - Mr Jason Lin

Contact Number - +65 6270 2824

Organizer - SMI


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29 Nov 2012 @ 09:00 AM

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