MARITIME MANPOWER FORUM

Friday 19 Apr 2024

9am - 12.30pm

Suntec Convention & Exhibition Centre Hall 406

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Centred around the theme "Sailing into the Future: Emerging Skills and Attracting Maritime Professionals," this strategic exploration is tailored for industry leaders. It emphasises the evolving landscape of maritime careers, homing in on industry trends and the indispensable skills crucial for success. Expert-led discussions will specifically address sophisticated strategies for continuous learning and upskilling within the maritime sector, catering to the leadership perspective.

Furthermore, exclusive insights into recruitment trends and advanced attraction strategies will be provided, presenting a unique opportunity for industry leaders to maintain a competitive edge in talent acquisition. The overarching goal is to equip these leaders with a nuanced understanding of the maritime industry's future, offering insights into diverse opportunities for both organisational and individual career advancement. The thematic and comprehensive approach aligns seamlessly with the strategic thinking required by industry leaders to effectively navigate the complex and evolving challenges of the maritime sector.


TimeProgramme
8.30AMRegistration
9.00AMOpening Address by GOH
9.15AMPresentation: Workforce Transformation
9.45AM

Panel Discussion: Elevating Maritime Expertise: Upskilling Professionals and Seafarers

 

Moderator:

HOR Weng Yew
Chairman, Singapore Maritime Foundation
Chief Executive Officer, Pacific Carriers Limited

 

Panellists:

Nakul MALHOTRA
Vice President, Emerging Opportunities Portfolio
Wilhelmsen Group

 

More panellists coming soon.

11.00AM

Presentation on "Maritime Recruitment Trends and Attraction Strategies"

Mark CHARMAN
Chief Executive Officer and Founder
Faststream Recruitment

 

11.30AM

Panel Discussion: Charting into New Horizons: Attracting Talent and Career Opportunities in Maritime.

 

Moderator:

Punit OZA
Founder
Maritime NXT

 

Panellists:

LOH Pui Wah
Director, Career & Attachment Office
Nanyang Technological University

 

Capt. Hari SUBRAMANIAM
Regional Head - Business Relations
The Shipowners' Club

 

Eleana CHOY
Chief People Officer
Swire Shipping

 

More panellists coming soon.

     

    Updated as of 13th Feb 2024.

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