CIMH

Agenda (day 1)

An informative 3 day program!


REGISTRATION

8:00 - 8:50


8:50 - 9:00

GUESTS TO BE SEATED FOR GOH AND VIPS ARRIVAL


9:00 - 9:05

INTRODUCTION AND FORMALITIES


ARRIVAL OF GOHS AND VIPS

9:05 - 9:15


WELCOME OPENING REMARKS

9:15 - 9:20

DR KOJI SEKIMIZU


SG MINISTER ADDRESS: SINGAPORE’S PERSPECTIVE

9:20 - 9:35

DR JANIL PUTHUCHEARY


OFFICIAL OPENING OF CONGRESS

9:40 - 9:50


KEYNOTE ADDRESS: OMAN MARITIME HERITAGE

Session speakers: H.E. Dr Ahmed Mohammed Salem Al Futaisi, Minister of Transport and Communications of the Sultanate of Oman

9:50 - 10:15


KEYNOTE ADDRESS: THE OCEAN AS THE PATHWAY TO INTERNATIONAL COMMERCE AND THE GLOBAL ECONOMY.

“Charting the evolution of global commerce and the maritime world economy today.”

10:15 - 10:30

KITACK LIM


AM BREAK

10:30 - 11:00


KEY SPEAKER PRESENTATION: INTERNATIONAL COMMERCE AND GLOBAL ECONOMY ISSUES PRESENTATION

11:00 - 11:15

CRISTINA SAENZ DE SANTA MARIA


PANEL DISCUSSION: THE OCEAN AS THE PATHWAY TO INTERNATIONAL COMMERCE AND THE GLOBAL ECONOMY

The Panel Discussion regarding The Ocean as the Pathway to International Commerce and the Global Economy will address topics such as revealing the great trade routes of history and their resurgence today, Maritime industries and how they serve as a catalyst for developing the global infrastructure.

11:15 - 12:00

CARLEEN LYDEN WALKER

MS CAROLINE YANG

MR GERARDO A. BORROMEO


LUNCH BREAK

12:00 - 13:30


KEYNOTE ADDRESS: WHY MUST WE CONNECT THE PAST TO NAVIGATE THE FUTURE?

“What is Maritime Heritage and why is understanding of it vital today?”

13:30 - 13:50

JAMES P. DELGADO


PANEL DISCUSSION: MARITIME HERITAGE IS USED TO COMMUNICATE THE ISSUES OF THE PRESENT AND THE FUTURE.

The Panel Discussion regarding Maritime Heritage and how it is used to communicate the issues of the present and future will address topics such as the role of Maritime Museums and education programs, as well as how to promote better coverage of maritime issues.

13:50 - 14:35

CAPTAIN FREDERICK JAMES FRANCIS

YOU ZEFENG

RICHARD WESLEY

KEVIN SUMPTION

LAURA BOON


COMMUNICATIONS CASE STUDY: PRESERVING THE TITANIC COLLECTION

14:35 - 14:50

DR. KEVIN FEWSTER


PANEL DISCUSSION: THE OCEAN AS A PATHWAY TO A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE.

The Panel Discussion regarding The Ocean as Pathway to a Sustainable Future will address topics such as the future direction of Museums and Aquariums, and developing “models” for protection of underwater cultural heritage.

14:50 - 15:35

DR. SHELLEY WACHSMANN

OLE VARMER

ELAINA OLIVIA CHONG

S M DAUD HASSAN

PIET MAST


PM BREAK

15:35 - 16:05


KEYNOTE ADDRESS: WHY CELEBRATING AND UNDERSTANDING MARITIME HERITAGE IS VITALLY IMPORTANT TODAY.

16:05 - 16:25

JAMES HONEYBORNE


PANEL DISCUSSION: ON THE OCEAN AS A PATHWAY TO CULTURAL DIVERSITY

Synopsis. The Panel Discussion regarding The Ocean as Pathway to a Cultural Diversity will address topics such as the impact of mass migrations by sea on society, and how many of today’s complex cultural issues can be communicated through the use of shared Maritime Heritage.

16:25 - 17:10

DANIEL J BASTA

AKIFUMI IWABUCHI

DR JOHN N MIKSIC

HANS VAN TILBURG

MR CLEMENT ONN


CLOSING REMARKS

17:10 - 17:15

OLE VARMER


OPENING RECEPTION

Maritime Experiential Museum™, Resorts World Sentosa

19:00 - 22:00

MR YAP KOON HONG