The IMarEST attended the International Ocean Technology Conference and Expo (IOTCE) in Qingdao with David Kelly, Director of Asia Pacific presenting on ‘How to improve the speciality and recognition of marine engineers’ and chairing a session on underwater robots and its future development trend.
“This was an excellent conference, bringing together academia, industry, government and media colleagues, providing a platform for sharing knowledge on marine engineering equipment, underwater robots, marine materials and marine renewable energy”. David Kelly, Director of Asia Pacific, IMarEST.
IOTCE 2016 took place in the heart of the rapidly expanding Blue Economic Zone in Shandong Peninsula, Qinqdao. It is a platform for the international and cooperative development of the national marine economy, in support of the offshore oil & gas, oceanographic, environmental and maritime industries around the world.