Agenda day 1

Enhancing Cooperative Maritime Situational Awareness
Chairman’s opening remarks
Host nation address
Keynote: Interoperable training for Asia-Pacific maritime security

Captain Matthew Jerbi, Commodore Destroyer Squadron 7 (DESRON 7), US Navy Captain Anne McCann, Deputy Commodore Destroyer Squadron 7, US Navy

Common approaches to countering piracy and maritime crimes in the Asia-Pacific: challenges and opportunities

Associate Professor Robert C. Beckman, Head Ocean Law and Policy Programme, Centre for International Law, National University Singapore

Morning break and networking
Fostering cooperative maritime security: the Indian Navy perspective

Captain Sarabjeet S. Parmar, Director Strategic Maritime Assessment and Doctrine Development - Indian Navy & National Maritime Foundation

Morning Panel
Lunch and networking
Maritime Security – New Architectures and National Perspectives
The Philippine Coast Guards’ approach to counter-piracy and protection of coastal waters: doctrine evolution

Captain Ronnie Gil Gavan, Commander Coast Guard District Central Visayas - Philippine Coast Guard

Protecting Indonesia’s maritime EEZ’s

Prof Dr Hasjim Djalal, Senior Advisor - Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (Indonesia)

Coalition situational awareness – integrated & digital navigation for maritime patrol operations

Tony Allen, Director Business Development (Asia) - OSI Maritime Systems

Afternoon break and networking
The Impact of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency’s Weapon of Mass Destruction – Proliferation Prevention Program in the South China Sea Maritime Security

Dr Lee Kar Heng, Director -TBSS Centre for Electrical and Electronics Engineering Dr Nguyen Quang Thi, Deputy Director - R&D Centre of Integrated Systems, Institute of System Integration

Afternoon Panel
Chairman’s closing remarks and end of Day 1