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  • We are proud to announce OpenPort, Hong Kong and SolonPort, Istanbul as Silver Sponsors and JSW Infrastructure as the Gold Sponsor of Maritime Nation India 2017. of Maritime Nation India 2017. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT BHU) has confirmed participation as an exhibitor at Maritime Nation India 2017.Other exhibitors include Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT), Maharashtra Maritime Board (MMB), and many more..
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A single conversation across the table with a wise man is better than ten years of mere study of books. -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Maritime Nation conferences are planned meticulously to facilitate fruitful interaction between service users, service providers, policy makers, and influencers. The conversations with industry stalwarts, round table conferences, CXO sessions, and association meetings provide an opportunity to formulate views on emerging issues in the global maritime and logistics ecosystem.

The trade show presents a unique opportunity for you to network and interact with top executives of participating companies, diplomats, industry chambers, academia and government representatives.

India with its vast coastline and a glorious maritime past has a huge potential to rebuild itself to be a key global player in the maritime and logistics ecosystem. Maritime Nation India 2017, to be held on 14-15-16 September, contributes towards realising this potential through its industry-themed conferences.

The 2nd edition of Maritime Nation India Conference, to be held over a span of three days, 14-16 September 2017 would have conferences around seven key sectors of the maritime and logistics ecosystem:

  • Trade Lanes, Shipping
  • Ports, CFS/ICDs, SEZs, Logistics Parks
  • Shipbuilding, Ship Repair and Ship Recycling
  • Multimodal Connectivity- Road, Rail and Inland Waterways transport and Coastal shipping
  • Investments and Advisory for the Maritime and Logistics Ecosystem including legal aspects
  • Technology and Training
  • Cruise and Lighthouse Tourism infrastructure

Eminent speakers, policy makers and business leaders will address the conference, presenting you a unique opportunity to network with top executives of the exhibiting companies, diplomats, and the Ministers as well as senior government officials from the Ministries of Commerce, Shipping, Transport among other dignitaries.

Maritime Nation India is an integrated platform for exchange of ideas and networking across the sectors and will benefit all its participants, including the regulators by providing insights and actionable suggestions.

Participating Organizations

Why you must Attend?

Build invaluable Industry connections with High-profile participants and discuss key issues to gauge the business prospects and benchmark your approach with other stakeholders.

Interact with Business delegations from among exporters, importers, shipping lines, ports, cruise lines.

High-level presentations, case studies, sector updates and panel discussions.

Merchandise trade contributes to over 50% in the country's real GDP and 95% of this merchandised trade by volume is moved throught maritime transport.

Discuss diverse topics relating to policy and regulatory challenges etc.

The sector-focused conferences would be held over the three days will take up emerging issues related to India re-emerging as a prominent Maritime Nation and follow through on the initiatives taken in this space so far.

This will benefit all its participants, including the regulators by providing insights and actionable suggestions.

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Networking Opportunities

Be prepared to talk business and policy with the following industry stakeholders:

Freight Forwarders Trade Associations Private Investors (Domestic/International) Indian Navy and Coast Guards
Port Authorities Port & Terminal Operators Importers/ Exporters Offshore Suppliers & Services
Shipping Lines Container Terminal Operators Ship Builders, Designers & Repairers Port and Terminal Equipment Manufactures
Policy Makers Port Infrastructure Developers Ship Registrars & Consultants Financiers & Insurers
Ship Operation and Management Government Agencies Trade Publication /Media CFS/ICD developers and operators
Classification Societies Legal Professionals Export/Import Councils Academic & Research Bodies
Regulatory Authorities Naval Architects & Designers Cargo Handling Equipment Cos Ship Inspection and Surveys
Marine, Electrical & Mech. Engineers Security Agencies Logistics Service Providers
IT Solutions Providers Port and Maritime Agents Navigation Equipment Providers