Congress Timetable

Saudi Maritime Congress 2019 Day 1

08:00                    Registration Opens

09:00 -10:00      Official Opening of the Congress Exhibition and VIP Tour

10:00 - 10:50    Congress Opening Address

                  10:00   National Anthem of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia followed by reading from the Holy Quran
                  10:05   Welcome Remarks
                  10:15   Keynote Ministerial Opening Address
                  10:25   Industry Address
                  10:35   Presentation of Awards to Sponsors​

10:50 – 12:00    Keynote Session:  At the Heart: The Powerhouse, The Hub

12:00 – 12:30    Coffee and Prayers

12:30 – 13:30   Session 1: Infrastructure, Logistics and Supply Chain Development

13:30 – 14:30   Session 2: Harnessing Smart Technology and Automation

14:30 – 15:30   Lunch and Networking​

15:30 – 16:30   Session 3: Regulation and Sustainability

16:30                     Close of Congress & Exhibition

16:30 – 18:30   Welcome Reception (by invitation only)

Saudi Maritime Congress 2019 Day 2

08:00                     Registration Opens

09:00                     Exhibition Opens

09:00 – 10:15    Session 4: Ship Building, Fleet Expansion and Diversification

10:15 – 10:45    Coffee followed by an Exhibition Tour

10:45 – 12:00    Session 5: Creating industry expertise and a highly qualified Saudi workforce

12:00 – 12:30    Coffee and Prayers

12:30 – 13:45    Session 6: Offshore marine: the road to recovery

13:45 – 14:00    Congress Concluding Address

14:00                      Lunch and Networking

16:30                     Exhibition Closes