17th NOVEMBER 2022

  1. The INMARCO 2022 features a Students Session on 17thNovember 2022, in addition to the Technical Paper presentations by maritime professionals and an exhibition. The Students Session includes a Panel Discussion on Just Transition – Maritime (Alternate Fuels), a Students Technical Paper Session and a Model Making competition.

Session 1 – Students Technical Papers

  1. Shri Amitabh Kumar IRS, DG Shipping has kindly consented to be the Chief Guest for inaugurating the Students Technical Paper session.
  2. In the morning session, 6 technical papers, selected out of 44 received, would be presented.

Model Making Competition

  1. Apart from the Technical Papers, the Students Session would also feature a Model Making competition. A total of 8 models would be displayed in the Exhibition area. Assessment of the models would be undertaken by the Judges on the sidelines of the Panel Discussion.
  2. The Judges for the Technical Paper and Model Making competitions are:
  • C. R. Dash.
  • Shirish Kumar.
  • Vikram Gokhale.
  • Puru Bakshi.
  • Cmde Vikram Bora.

Session 2 –  Panel Discussion: Just Transition – Maritime (Alternate Fuels)

  1. Dr (Mrs.) Sujata Tolani Naik has been requested to Chair the Panel Discussion. The other panelists would represent the following stakeholders:

(a)  Ship Owners / Ship Managers.

(b)  Equipment OEMs.

(c)  Maritime Training Institutes.

(d)  Maritime Administration.

Prize Distribution

  1. Following prizes would be distributed by the Chief Guest:

– Winners of Students Technical Paper Competition.

– Winners of Students Model making Competition.

– Winners of IMO Mock Session Competition.

Overall Program – Students Session

  1. Event flow for the Students Session is tabulated below.
01 0830 Tea and Registration
Session 1 – Students Technical Paper Competition
02 0915 Judges arrive
03 0925 Chief Guest arrives
04 0930 Invitation to Head Students Committee for Welcome Address by MC
05 0932 Welcome Address by Head, Students Committee INMARCO 2022 
06 0935 – 0950 Inaugural Address by Chief Guest Shri Amitabh Kumar IRS, DG Shipping
07 1000 Technical Session 1 (3 papers)
08 1100 Tea Break
09 1130 Technical Session 2 (3 papers)
10 1230 Vote of Thanks
11 1235 Lunch Break
Session 2 – Panel Discussion on Just Transition – Maritime (Alternate Fuels)
12 1330 Panelists arrive
13 1335 Chief Guest & Session Chair arrive
14 1340 Introduction of Panel Discussion and Session Chair by MC
15 1345 Introduction of Panelists and Session Format by Session Chair
16 1350 Panel Discussion commences
17 1500 Summing Up of Panel Discussion by Session Chair
18 1510 Tea Break
19 1530 Introduction about Prize Distribution by MC
20 1535 Prize Distribution by Chief Guest
21 1550 Address by Chief Guest
22 1600 Presentation of Mementoes
23 1610 Vote of Thanks
24 1615 Tea