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28 - 29 November 2017
The Address Hotel Dubai Mall,
Dubai, UAE

Future-proof your business. Harness innovation. Stay ahead of the curve.

The only event in the Middle East focusing on the global and regional future of the shipping industry.

Develop more efficient and competitive operations at ShipTech Middle East, this year featuring Shipping 2030, the strategic summit for maritime leaders and technology innovators.

A snapshot of what 2017 has to offer

An All New ShipTech ME for 2017

ShipTech 2017 offers you strategic content and market updates on the Middle East that you cannot get anywhere else. Get the latest news on regulations which are impacting the shipping industry, who is investing in the region, the state of the offshore market and ship yard developments in the Middle East.

Introducing Shipping2030

This year ShipTech features Shipping2030. Join Shipping2030 to hear from C-suite speakers and innovators about which digital solutions you should be using now and investing in the future. This one day event features everything you need to know about digital tech from block chain and IoT to cyber security and social media.

Celebrating 10 years: 2 events, 1 location

Enjoy the best of both worlds and network with both strategic and technical representatives in the industry. Benefit from meeting leading tech experts, key Middle East shipping stakeholders, regulators, ship owners and ship managers, class societies, financiers and ship yards.



Agenda Highlights

Regulatory roundup

Learn about the latest regulations and industry guidelines which will impact both regional and international shipping operations

Offshore industry survival

Receive the latest information on terminations of contracts, business opportunities in other sectors, as well as key updates impacting OSV utilisation including BIMCO Supplytime 2017

Sustainable shipping

ShipTech will be debating which alternative fuels you should be adopting in the short to medium term and discuss air emissions compliance

Disruptive technology

Learn about which new digital technologies in the shipping sector could revolutionise the industry. Your Shipping2030 agenda will cover the fundamentals of Iot, block chain, big data and smart shipping applications

Cyber security

At Shipping2030 learn how to identify risks, implement appropriate safeguards and formulate the best cyber resilience strategy for your business

The future of ship design

Find out the latest news on investment in the ship yard sector and innovations in design such as 3D printing

ShipTech Middle East 10 year anniversary!

ShipTech Middle East is celebrating 10 years and we have some exciting new additions to the programme. This year, ShipTech Middle East features Shipping2030 Middle East, a pop up event of the acclaimed Shipping 2030 Series, with C suite speakers discussing digital solutions.

The Lloyd's List South Asia, Middle East & Africa Awards will also be taking place on the evening of Tuesday 28 November 2017 at the stunning Palazzo Versace Hotel to celebrate hard work and innovation in the industry.


We'll provide you the platform to connect with 200+ senior decision-makers

Raise your company's profile within the market and create greater awareness of your brand

Shipowners & Operators

We are offering a limited number of free tickets to selected ship owners and operators!


Download 2016 Post Show Report

See last year's post event report to see the feedback on the 2016 edition and find out why you cannot afford to miss the event in 2017. You will get a glimpse of who attended the event, what our attendees had to say, the top highlights and the event in pictures.

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