SMI Forum 2015 Event Highlights


Themed “Maritime & Offshore R&D in Singapore – 2016 and Beyond”, the fifth edition of the SMI Forum addressed the current landscape and future trends related to research and development (R&D) for the maritime and offshore industry development in Singapore. The 5th SMI Forum continues to see strong participation from industry stakeholders including distinguished leaders and guests from the industry and academic sectors as well as the government agencies convened for another fruitful discussion and networking session.

Key highlights of the SMI Forum 2015 include a maritime keynote presentation delivered by Mr Andrew Tan, Chief Executive of the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), research presentations of the Top Projects under the SMI Research Showcase October 2015, and a high-level panel discussion on possibilities and challenges behind maritime and offshore R&D in the long term.


Presentation Title Presenter
Welcome Address Mr SS Teo, Chairman of Singapore Maritime Institute (SMI)
Maritime Keynote Presentation Mr Andrew Tan, Chief Executive of Maritime & Port Authority of Singapore (MPA)
Research Presentation 1 Dr Ali Miserez, Assistant Professor at Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
Research Presentation 2 Dr Li Hua, Associate Professor at Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
Research Presentation 3 Dr Koh Chan Ghee, Professor at National University of Singapore (NUS)
SMI Past Activities and a Preview into the Next Phase Mr Heng Chiang Gnee, Executive Director of Singapore Maritime Institute (SMI)

*Certain presentation materials are not available for download.


Event photos and videos can be viewed in the media gallery HERE.