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 Ceremony
Session 1 : Challenges in the maritime policy for eco-friendly ships and ports
10:20-10:45 Model-Centric Design and development for eco-friendly smart ships Dr. Kevin Koosup Yum
(SINTEF Ocean)
10:45-11:10 Policy implementation of strengthened regulations on eco-friendly ships Mr. Hong Ryeul 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 Dr. Rolf Skjong
Dr. Xiaofeng Wu
Dr. Jung Sik Jeong
(Mokpo National Maritime University)
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 Mr. 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 What is cyber attack? Implications for future cyber-security policy debate Dr. Young Maxwell Joo
(Washington College of Law)
14:30-15:00 Panel discussion Mr. Javier Yasnikouski
Dr. Deog Hee Doh
(Korea Maritime and Ocean University)
Dr. Woomin Shim
(Gyeongin National University of Education)
15:00-15:30 Coffee Break  
Session 3 : Challenges in the marine environment
15:30-15:50 Latest developments at IMO regarding the AFS Convention, Biofouling Guidelines & the GloFouling Project Mr. Tianbing Huang
(IMO Marine Environment Division)
15:50-16:10 Modern Anti-fouling Systems and Biofouling Management on Tankers Mr. Tim Wilkins
16:10-16:30 Multi-disciplinary marine coating research Dr. Inwon Lee
(Pusan National University)
16:30-17:00 Panel discussion Dr. Seong-Gil Kang
Dr. Kwang-Soo Kim
(Mokpo National Maritime University)
Dr. Hyeonseo Cho
(Chonnam National University)