2018 Korea Maritime Week

26-28 June, 2018Seoul & Busan Korea

Academy Forum

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Challenges in the International Maritime Sector

The Academic Forum of the 2018 Korea Maritime Week selects the latest issues in the field of maritime safety, maritime security and marine environment every year, providing the platform for sharing the knowledge and exchanging various opinions and information from maritime experts.
The theme of the academic forum for this year is "Challenges in the Maritime Sector in the Era of New Technologies." In the forum, recent trends on eco-friendly ship development, cyber security technologies and policies, and anti-fouling technologies and policies will be discussed in depth.

DAY27 June, 2018 TIME10:00-17:00 LocationSeoul


Time Program
10:00-10:20 Opening
Session 1 : Challenges in the maritime policy for eco-friendly ships and ports
10:20-10:45 Development and application of eco-friendly smart ship Dr. Kevin Koosup Yum
(SINTEF Ocean)
10:45-11:10 Policy implementation of strengthened regulations on eco-friendly ships Hong Ryul Ryu
(Hyundai Heavy Industries)
11:10-11:35 R&D Planning for a Smart and Autonomous Surface Ship in Korea Dr. Jin Kim
11:35-12:00 Panel discussion  
12:00-13:30 Lunch  
Session 2 : Challenges in maritime safety: cyber security policy and tasks for next generation automation
13:30-13:50 Cyber security of marine communication and technology application Lars Robert Pedersen
13:50-14:10 Implementation of IMO cyber security guidelines and tasks ahead Dr. Jong Woo Ahn
(Korean Register)
14:10-14:30 Cyber terror prevention and US approach to cyber security Maxwell Young Joo
(Washington College of Law)
14:30-15:00 Panel discussion TBD
15:00-15:30 Coffee Break  
Session 3 : Challenges in the marine environment
15:30-15:50 Implementation of anti-fouling convention Tianbing Huang
(IMO Marine Environment Division)
15:50-16:10 Implementation of anti-fouling convention Tim Wilkins
16:10-16:30 Multi-disciplinary marine coating research Inwon Lee
(Pusan National University)
16:30-17:00 Panel discussion TBD