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27 - 28 November 2018
Jumeirah Emirates Towers,
Dubai, UAE

Think Big. Start Small. Scale Fast.

Digitalize Your Fleet. Maintain Your Bottom Line.

Gain fresh insights into business strategies, trends, technologies, processes & projects transforming ships through digitalization.

Who you'll meet

Take a look at some of the companies already registered for 2018 - can you afford to miss the opportunity to meet them?

3 events, 2 days, 1 meeting place

Shipping2030 Middle East
  • Digitalization
  • New technologies
  • Innovate to consolidate
Global Liner Middle East
  • Opportunities to consolidate
  • Collaboration amongst the supply chain
  • What does digitalization mean for shipping
ShipTech Middle East
  • Technologies for the offshore sector
  • Regulation and compliance in the Middle East
  • New opportunities for shipping

The numbers that matter

Dedicated networking hours


We asked for honest confessions from those already booked for Shipping2030 & Global Liner Shipping conferences, including representatives from CMA CGM, BTS Tankers, NileDutch Singapore, and many more, on why they decided to come to our events.

Read the top 7 reasons why they chose to come, and decide for yourself whether you can afford to miss out on these events!

The 2018 Focus Areas

Collaboration & Consolidation

Key members of the supply chain will discuss what the new maritime ecosystems looks like for the Middle East Shipping Hub, lessons learnt so far and how these can be integrated into business strategy.

Digital Digital Digital

Separate the hype from the operational reality as the conference discusses the true value of digital transformation and how to quantify the impact on fleet performance, from containers through to OSVs.

Optimal Connectivity

The conference will look at how effective new sat comms are by assessing these new technologies and how to harness real-time data analytics for predictive performance monitoring & maintenance.

AI & Autonomous Vessels

Hear new developments in unmanned vessel technology. Discuss the integration of new operational processes that are driving fleet efficiencies and how these new trends will disrupt the market for the next generation.

The Smarter Port

With the Middle East the center of smart port development, hear from the change makers and pioneers as they talk about to enable new processes & systems to drive portside efficiency. 

Cyber Threats

Learn about the real risks, new regulations and upcoming technologies coming up to tackle cyber security threats. Create efficient risk management strategies and implement solutions designed to protect vessels.

Vessel Tracking

With the overload of data, sort the real sound from the white noise by creating strategies to drive continuous vessel improvements and make the switch from reactive operations to predictive maintenance.

Sustainability in Shipping

Alongside Shiptech, we delve into the business impact of the impending 2020 deadline, by focusing on regulatory compliance, overcoming operational challenges and strategy integration to avoid consequences.

Blockchain Technology

Separate the trends from the realities as the conference identifies proper blockchain technologies within the industry and how these can be applied effectively for optimal connections and business transactions.

Want to grow your business in 2018?

Shipping2030 Middle East brings your target market to you. As an event partner we can assist you in developing new business relationships, educating the market on your solutions, and raise your brand in a high potential growth market.

For more information and to find out how we can support your business strategy, please contact:

Piers Newman, Sponsorship Manager

T: +44 (0) 20 3377 3120


2018 Digital Week Sponsors