About
International Conference on Marine Engineering and Technology- OMAN 2019

In collaboration with the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST), the Military Technological College (MTC), Sultanate of Oman, is hosting the 2019 International Conference on Marine Engineering and Technology (ICMET Oman), from 5th – 7th November, 2019, at the MTC campus in Muscat.

Why Should I Attend?
Conference
Be part of an international event that aims to attract more than 200 delegates, representing academia, science and technology, private and public sector organisations, across more than 20 countries.
Latest On Innovations
Receive the latest on innovative solutions expected in the near future from key players in industry and R&D, through plenary and poster sessions and state-of-the-art exhibitions of the latest technological products.
Meet With Experts
Have the opportunity to meet with experts in the marine industry and exchange ideas related to the newest technologies, promote innovative products and discuss opportunities for collaboration with private and public sector key players that are eager to invest in the region.
Have the opportunity to visit a well-hidden jewel of the Middle East and Arabian Peninsula see venue information below.

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KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Dr Andrew Tyler CBE FREng FRAeS FIMarEST RCNC MRICS, UK, President of Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) 

Title of his topic: “Solving the world’s marine challenges with engineering, science, and technology”.

Engineer Ibrahim Al-Nadhairi, MBA., Sultanate of Oman, Chief Operating Officer at Oman Shipping Company (OSC)

Title of his topic: “Green Shipping”.

Captain (Eng.) Awadh Al Mamari., Sultanate of Oman, Head of Engineering Support- Royal Navy of Oman (RNO)

Title of his topic: “From Patrol Boats to complex War Ships: The Challenges of Strategic Changes to Engineering Organizations in RNO”.

Mr. Christian Freiherr von Oldershausen  Dipl. Ing., Germany, Vice President Segment Director Navy at DNV GL 

Title of his topic: “A Pragmatic Approach to Regulating New Technology”.

Dr. Mohammed S. Al-Muqadam – Opening Speaker., Sultanate of Oman, Board member of Oman Historical Association

Title of his topic: “The Role of the Naval Fleet in the Omani History”.

Captain (ret.) Hervé Boy., France, Surface Ships Business Development and Marketing Manager in “Naval Group”

Title of his topic: Innovative Technologies on Next Generation Naval Vessels”.

Dr. Ahmed Al-Abri, Sultanate of Oman, Chief Executive Officer at Ports Management & Operation Company “MARAFI”

Title of his topic: “Safe Management & Operation of Ports & Future Vision of Omani Ports”.

Mr. Lex Nijsen A.P.A.A., The Netherlands, Vice President, Head Four-Stroke Marine Sales at MAN Energy Solutions SE

Title of his topic: “Future Developments of Marine Propulsion – Transition to Alternative Fuel”.

Programme
ICMET Oman Programme – Tue 5th November 2019
Start End Opening Plenary – Auditorium
7:45 AM 8:30 AM Registration
9:00 AM 10:00 AM Welcome Ceremony 
Opening speech: Dr. Mohammed S. Al-Muqadam
Board Member of Oman Historical Association, SQU
“The Role of the Naval Fleet in the Omani History” 
Keynote Speech: Dr Andrew Tyler, President IMarEST
“Solving the World’s Marine Challenges with Marine Engineering,
Science and Technology”
10:00 AM 10:30 AM COFFEE
10:30 AM 11:00 AM Keynote Speech: Mr Alexander Nijsen,
Head Four-Stroke Marine Sales at MAN Energy Solutions
“Future Developments of Marine Propulsion – Transition to Alternative Fuel”
Technical Stream 1 Technical Stream 2
11:00 AM 1:00 PM Ship Design and Propulsion Support and Infrastructure
1:00 PM 2:00 PM LUNCH and PRAYER
2:00 PM 2:30 PM Keynote Speech: Mr Christian von Oldershausen,
Vice President Segment Director Navy at DNV GL
“A Pragmatic Approach to Regulating New Technology”
Technical Stream 1 Technical Stream 2
2:30 PM 4:35 PM Safe Automation and Remote Manning Marine Resources and Security
4:35 PM Close Day 1
6:30 PM 8:30 PM EVENING CITY TOUR

 

 

ICMET Oman Programme – Wed 6th November 2019
Start End Opening Plenary – Auditorium
8:30 AM 8:55 AM Keynote Speech: Captain (ret.) Hervé Boy,
Surface Ships Business Development and Marketing Manager in “Naval Group”
“Innovative Technologies on Next Generation Naval Vessels”
Technical Stream 1 Technical Stream 2
8:55 AM 11:05 AM Ship Design and Propulsion Safe Automation and Remote Manning
11:05 AM 11:25 AM COFFEE
Technical Stream 1 Technical Stream 2
11:25 AM 12:25 PM Ship Design and Propulsion
(Continued)
Naval Engineering
12:25 PM 1:25 PM LUNCH and PRAYER
1:25 PM 1:50 PM Keynote Speech: Captain (Eng.) Awadh Al Mamari,
Head of Engineering Support – Royal Navy of Oman (RNO)
“From Patrol Boats to complex War Ships:
The Challenges of Strategic Changes to Engineering Organizations in RNO”
Technical Stream 1
1:50 PM 3:00 PM Ship Design and Propulsion
3:00 PM Close Day 2
4:15 PM 5:00 PM Transport to Gala Dinner
5:00 PM 9:00 PM GALA DINNER
ICMET Oman Programme – Thu 7th November 2019
Start End Opening Plenary – Auditorium
8:30 AM 8:55 AM Keynote Speech: Engineer Ibrahim Al-Nadhairi,
Chief Operating Officer at Oman Shipping Company (OSC)
“Green Shipping”
8:55 AM 9:20 AM Keynote Speech: Dr. Ahmed Al-Abri,
Chief Executive Officer at Ports Management & Operation Company “MARAFI”
“Safe Management & Operation of Ports and Future Vision of Omani Ports”
Technical Stream 1
9:20 AM 10:30 AM Sustainability and Green Shipping
10:30 AM 10:50 AM COFFEE
10:50 AM 11:20 AM Sustainability and Green Shipping (continued)
11:20 AM 12:20 PM Marine Professional Development
12:20 PM 12:45 PM Closing Plenary
12:45 PM End Of Conference – Disperse
fees
$
345 (USD)
[General Admission]

3 days

  • Access to the Conference
  • Conference Proceedings
  • Lunch and refreshments
  • Conference Reception (Dinner)
  • Local transfers available from selected hotels
  • 1 year free Affiliate Membership to IMarEST
$
240 (USD)
[IMarEST and MTC Members]

3 days

  • Access to the Conference
  • Conference Proceedings (e-format)
  • Lunch and refreshments
  • Conference Reception (Dinner)
  • Local transfers available from selected hotels
$
55 (USD)
[Students]

3 days

  • Access to the Conference
  • Conference Proceedings (e-format)
  • Lunch and refreshments
  • Local transfers available from selected hotels
  • 1 year free Affiliate Membership to IMarEST
Sponsors
News

ICMET Oman 2019 - Registrations Are Now Open

August 21, 2019

ICMET Oman 2019 - Open for Poster Presentations

August 18, 2019

ICMET Oman 2019 - Meet the Keynote Speakers

August 15, 2019