About Shiptek 2019

The legacy of ShipTek is to enter its 10th year and it continues to take its position as a benchmark for the Marine/Offshore/Oil & Gas Sector.

Previous editions of Shiptek has been extraordinarily successful and already established as one of the leading events on the Marine/Offshore/Oil & Gas sector. Aimed at key decision makers and high level policy takers within the Marine/Offshore/Oil & Gas sector, the event takes place at a time when there is growing optimism about the future of many sectors of the regional shipping business. The Conference aims to focus on key market trends, giving attendees a unique insight into the opportunities that exist. The intention is that attendees will leave the event with a much clearer idea about future trade patterns, and market influences, so they are better placed build the foundations for longer term business growth. ShipTek has been blessed with a continuum of leader’s foresights and hence will be yet another event that is going to be a revolution in the Maritime world. Your esteemed support has brought ShipTek this far and we believe that your continual support will be with us throughout.

The forerunners of ShipTek were all billed as ideal events which orchestrated turnarounds in the marine world.

The international maritime metropolis Dubai is going to be epicenter of this scintillating celebration of mariners. This mega event will comprise of the following integral segments:

  • Two day International Conference on the hottest current issues
  • 10th Shiptek International Maritime/Offshore/Oil& Gas Awards.

The 10th International Awards are considered to be the most prestigious awards in marine/offshore/Oil & Gas sector which is the mainstay of ShipTek 2019, an opportunity to walk up the steps of credence.

Welcome fresher’s those who are new!! Welcome the seasoned!! Welcome back to this journey of exploration, revelation and awe. Welcome into the ideal haven of mariners, with versatility in ideas and vibrancy in deliverance. This coming April 2019 Dubai it is.


Jamil Al-Ali

KOTC - Manager, Fleet Engineering Group

Vivek Seth

Arga Energy Consulting - Managing Director

Capt. Sanjay Mehta

Emarat Maritime - General Manager

Meena Mathews

Middle East at Gulf Agency Company - P&I Regional Manager

Debasis Bose

D & K Holding - Fleet Manager

Tommi Henriksson

CADMATIC Middle East - Manager Marine Industry

Jacob George Nellickal

DNV GL - Engineer, JUSC

Capt. Farhad Nanavaty

International Tanker Management Ltd - HSEQ Manager

Capt. Khalid Alowais

Marine Damages Expert

Willem Moelker

Albwardy Damen - Sales & Marketing Director

Abdalla El Suleiman

Fairdeal Marine Services LLC - Environmental Services Manager

Dr. Gareth Burton

ABS, Vice President Technology

Naveen Nair

Technical Manager, Aries

Dr. Mohamed A. Gomaa

Marine Operations Manager, AlMansoori Production Services

Andrew Butter

Commercial Manager, Aqua diving services

Aftab Hasan

Arya Insurance Brokerage Co. Chief Executive Officer,
Risk Exchange (DIFC) Limited – Chairman

David Galea

Partner, Ince & Co Middle East LLP

Capt. Peter Valles

Regional General Manager,Marine Survey and Inspection Middle East South Asia,Africa and Europe Inchcape Shipping Services