With international naval delegations and the defence industry announced, the 3rd INEC@IMDEX Asia is set to be one of the most influential and technically excellent naval conferences in the maritime and defence calendar.
With just a few weeks to go until the third Asian edition of the prestigious International Naval Engineering Conference (INEC) being held during IMDEX Asia, INEC@IMDEX Asia 2017 has announced a stellar line-up of speakers and papers.
Co-organised by the IMarEST and Experia Events, the key note speakers include:
- Mr Ng Chee Khern, Permanent Secretary (Defence Development), Singapore MINDEF
- Rear Admiral Andreas Olsson, Special Advisor, Swedish Ministry of Defence
- Mr Tan Peng Yam, Chief Executive, Singapore Defence Science and Technology Agency
- Rear Admiral De Candia Pasquale, Head of Ship Design and Combat Systems Department, Italian Navy
- Mr Chew Men Leong, Deputy President & President (Defence Business), STMarine
- Professor Chris Hodge OBE, President, IMarEST
Supported by the Republic of Singapore Navy and Defence Science & Technology Agency (DSTA), INEC@IMDEX Asia 2017 will address the multiplying effect, flexible platforms, underwater technology and effective support solutions all supporting strategic security and safety issues, and present the latest technologies on naval platform design and developments through industry technical workshops.
ME7 Keith Lim, Head of Operational Logistics Group for the Republic of Singapore Navy commented: “The Republic of Singapore Navy is delighted to support this prestigious event. The conference programme and speakers, together with the delegations already signed up, are set to make this one of the most influential and technically excellent naval conferences in the maritime and defence calendar”.
Held in Singapore from 17 to 18 May 2017, INEC@IMDEX Asia will bring together representatives from navies, commercial and military ship operators, designers and shipbuilders, manufacturers, defence-related organisations and academia, will gather for this exceptional opportunity to gain insight into future technologies and developments shaping the naval engineering landscape.
The timing of the conference also coincides with the 50th Anniversary of the founding of the Republic of Singapore Navy. As part of the celebrations, delegates to INEC@IMDEX Asia will be eligible for an exclusive tour of their latest Littoral Mission Vessel (LMV) after the first day of the conference, giving a unique insight into the technologies used.
INEC@IMDEX Asia presents technology providers with the opportunity to meet with international navy delegations in one of the fastest-growing naval markets in the world.
For more information on the programme and to sign up for the conference, please visit http://www.imdexasia.com/inec-imdexasia.html or contact Jenny Seow at