SMM 2012 with gmec, MS&D Conference, Ship Finance Forumand SMM Offshore Dialogue of the maritime sector for its 25th anniversary
Leading trade fair for the maritime industry focuses on the key issues
25th SMM, shipbuilding, machinery, marine technology international trade fair hamburg, at the Hamburg Fair site from 4 to 7 September 2012
SMM, the world’s leading maritime industry fair, will be held for the 25th time this year. The shipbuilding, machinery, marine technology international trade fair hamburg, held at the Hamburg Fair site from 4 to 7 September 2012, is expected to attract more than 2,000 exhibitors and 50,000 trade visitors from all continents. The four major topics of the maritime industry – maritime environment and climate protection, maritime security, offshore, and financing – will be discussed there with high-ranking participants at international conferences and workshops on the basis of the latest knowledge; while SMM 2012 will showcase state-of-the-art technology provided by the maritime industry.
gmec, global maritime environmental congress, to be held on 3 and 4 September, is a premium event at SMM 2012, and will contribute to achieving the environmental goals of shipping, with practice related conference sessions and inputs from eminent international experts.
MS&D, international conference on maritime security and defence hamburg, will focus on asymmetric threats from terrorism, piracy and political crises, discussing in particular the protection of shipping routes and ports. It will be held on 4 and 5 September, hosted by Hamburg Messe and the new partners DVV/Griephan and the German Maritime Institute (DMI). At the same time, the maritime range at the SMM will be widened to include maritime security and defence.
The second SMM Offshore Dialogue will be another key event, held on 6 September, covering Offshore Oil & Gas, Offshore Wind Energy, and Offshore Engineering. It is the ideal forum for exchange between international experts, shipyards and marine equipment suppliers, to discuss opportunities and challenges.
The Ship Finance Forum will be held for the fourth time this year, on 3 September, hosted by Hamburg Messe and Financial Times Deutschland. It is an international event and features leading experts, who will give answers to global financing issues in shipbuilding and shipping.
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