Hear from the Marine & Offshore Industry Experts @ Regional Marine & Offshore Summit-Focus Thailand

Regional Marine & Offshore Summit - Focus Thailand, 28 march 2012 at Le Meridien, Bangkok

Online PR News – 27-January-2012 – – After the successful run of the first event of the Regional Marine & Offshore Summit Series in Malaysia, Maritime Resource Centre announces the second event of the series: Regional Marine & Offshore Summit – Focus Thailand on 28 March 2012 at Le Meridien, Bangkok.

The event is officially sponsored by ABS, Thoresen & Co (Bangkok) Ltd, Nathalin Offshore, Swire Pacific Offshore, Transas Marine & Wartsila and officially supported by BIMCO, Intertanko, Thai Shipowners Association, MASA, OSV Malaysia, Asian Maritime College, SCMA, KLRCA & PORTSWORLD

Regional Marine & Offshore Summit Series is a unique series of events aimed at giving absolute and dedicated market exposure throughout the most promising economic regions of South East Asia. Through this series, the global maritime industry will be able to gauge and review the gaps in the market & the opportunities in these gaps from these regions.

The conference will provide a unique platform for Marine & Offshore professionals to showcase the opportunities available in the emerging economies of South East Asia.

The key line up of speakers and topics for the Thailand event includes:

• New BIMCO Contracts to meet industry needs
Thomas Timlen, Asia Liaison Officer, BIMCO

• Piracy - The Implications to Cost of Transportation and Human Resources -
Ian C Claxton, Managing Director, Thoresen & Co (Bangkok) Ltd

• Offshore Asset Integrity
Joseph Rousseau, Director - Offshore Technology and Business Development, Pacific Division, ABS

• Offshore supply market and a general overview on the sector : Thailand Perspective
George R Horsington, General Manager – South East Asia, Swire Pacific Offshore

• Significance of ECDIS Training
Johan Gustavsson, Managing Director, Transas Marine, Singapore

• Energy efficiency drive in shipping/offshore –
Eur Ing Alam Khorshed, Vice President/Oceania, GL FutureShip

• Time line on international conventions and their implications 2011 onwards,
o STCW 2010 Manila amendment implications
o MLC implications and challenges, Thailand Perspective
Capt Chalermvut Thansuvan, Director, BIMS Maritime Thailand

• Safety Inspections & Legislations
Clive Grainger, Deputy Commissioner, Vanuatu Flag Administration

• Taxation in Marine & Offshore Industry – Thailand Perspective,
KPMG Phoomchai Audit Ltd

• Sanjay Verma, Director, Alliance Management, Offshore Production Business Sales, Wartsila Singapore Pte Ltd (topic to be announced)

• Nathalin Offshore Co. Ltd (speaker & topic to be announced)

In addition to the above, other topics which will be discussed in the event includes :

• Overview of Oil & Gas Industry in Thailand - Capacity, Demand, Supply, Trends & Technologies
• Catering to the demands of Offshore drilling in SEA
• Gearing up to deliver the tonnage - ship building practice/infrastructure
• Maritime Regulatory Environment - Reform, dispensation and arbitration
• Maritime Security

The Final Regional Marine & Offshore Summit: Focus South East Asia to be held in Singapore in August 2012 will not only cover Singapore and other ASEAN regions but also summarize the outcome of the events conducted at all the focus centres. The event will target over 100-150 national and international delegates representing regional and local industries and Maritime interest groups from across ASEAN.

Aimed at drawing the attention of Oil Majors/ Drilling Contractors/Ship Owners/ Ship Managers / Operators /Ship Agents/Ship Builders/ Repairers, Equipment manufacturers and Suppliers, Policy makers and Infrastructure developers, Trade and Development bodies / Associations / Institutes, this will be a revelatory event for the Marine & Offshore industry in South East Asia.

For delegate registration and sponsorship opportunities please email us at: info@maritimeresource.com or call us at +65 90913484

Registration forms are available at : www.maritimeresource.com/events/rmos
For more details please contact:

Maritime Resource Centre Pte Ltd
10 Anson Road, #26-04, International Plaza
Singapore - 079903
Tel: 65 90913484
Email: info@maritimeresource.com
Web: www.maritimeresource.com/events/rmos