Green Red Orange Blue Black

News

5th National Marine Industries Forum 2018

7 November 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Maritime Institute of Malaysia jointly hosted the above forum with the Malaysia Industry-Government Group for High Technology (MIGHT), Association of Marine Industries of Malaysia (AMIM), and Malaysia Joint Branch of Royal Institute of Naval Architects (RINA-IMarEST).

1008
Opening Ceremony

The Deputy Minister in the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI), YB Dr. Ong Kian Ming delivered the keynote address. Welcoming remarks were by the Chairman of MIMA and the President of AMIM, Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Ahmad Ramli Haji Mohd Nor, and the chairman of MIGHT, Tan Sri Dr Ir Ahmad Tajuddin Ali.

Themed Navigating the Wave of Industry 4.0: Towards Attaining Competitiveness, the forum was structured into four sessions: The New Revolution, The Industry’s Response, The Innovation, and The Preparation by Marine Industries to strike in Industry 4.0 (IR4.0). The forum brought together industry players, government officials, researchers and scholars from marine industries in Malaysia to discuss responses to the new challenges of IR 4.0.

1009
VIPs and Participants at 5NMIF

MIMA researcher Cdr Ang Chin Hup (R) presented on the adoption of Industry 4.0 in the maritime industry covering the emergence of autonomous shipping, automated container terminals, and smart logistics. He also suggested that players in industries be prepared to face the new wave.

1010
Cdr Ang presenting at the forum

The event attracted much discussion in terms of issues and challenges the new revolution will bring and how they can capitalize on the opportunities arising. Valuable ideas and information on new technologies were exchanged during the sessions.

1011
Session on Industry’s Response in Discussion

This NMIF forum series has been jointly hosted by MIMA, MIGHT, AMIM, and RINA-IMarEST and MIMA will continue to contribute towards this endeavour.

1012
5NMIF Organising Committee with Chairman of MIMA

Latest News

Courtesy visit by the CTI-CFF Regional Office
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Thumbnail 9 November 2018 MIMA had the pleasure to receive Dr Hendra Yusran Siry, the Interim Director for the Coral Triangle Initiative on Coral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Security (CTI-CFF) Regional...
Workshop on Marine Affairs 2018
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Thumbnail Xiamen, China    1 – 3 November 2018 The annual World Oceans Week (WOW) celebration in Xiamen this year included a Workshop on Marine Affairs that focused on capacity building for sustainable...
Thumbnail 30 October 2018 The above seminar was attended by representatives from various government agencies such as The Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development, Royal Malaysia Police, Fire and...



Contact Info

Address:
B-06-08, Megan Avenue II
12, Jalan Yap Kwan Seng
50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Telephone:
(603) 2161 2960

Facsimile:
(603) 2161 4035

E-Mail:
.

Event Calendar

Thursday, 22 November 2018 04:45

Site Visitor

0.png3.png9.png4.png0.png8.png0.png
Today201
Yesterday1197
This week3539
This month18865
Total visits394080

Hit Counter

2566