The Asian edition of the prestigious International Naval Engineering Conference (INEC), INEC@IMDEX Asia gathers representatives from navies, commercial and military ship operators, designers, shipbuilders, manufacturers, defence-related organisations and academia to discuss new developments and challenges faced by the naval engineering industry.

Co-organised by Experia Events and the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST) and supported by the Defence Science and Technology Agency and the Republic of Singapore Navy, INEC@IMDEX Asia 2017 is the third Asian instalment of INEC, which has been held in Europe since the early 1990s.

The conference theme for the upcoming INEC@IMDEX Asia 2017 is ‘Robust Designs, Flexible Capabilities’. The conference will consider technology in support of the following themes:

  • Multiplying Effect:
    Network-centric operations, cooperative engagement, smart weapons, unmanned vehicles, operations other than war.
  • Flexible Platforms:
    Modularity, adaptable and intelligent systems, automation and flexible manning, effective equipment, stealth, sustainability.
  • Underwater Technology:
    Increasing submarine effectiveness, UUVs, mine countermeasures, acoustic management.
  • Effective Support Solutions:
    Reducing the cost of ownership, rapid re-rolling, concurrent engineering, using the benefits of modularity, supply solutions.

Who Should Attend?
  • Naval delegations
  • Commercial and Military Ship Operators
  • Designers and Shipbuilders
  • Classification societies
  • Machinery and Equipment Manufacturers
  • Support and Ship Management Providers
  • Defence Maritime Professionals
  • Universities and other defence related organisations

Conference Fees
Category Early Bird Price
(Register online by 31 March 2017)
Standard Price
Conference Delegate – Standard Ticket $1,260 $1,400
IMarEST members $1,260 $1,260
Exhibitors $1,190 $1,190
Academia1 $1,120 $1,120

Note: Prices quoted are in Singapore dollars and a 7% GST is applicable for payments made in Singapore.
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