Sponsors Profile


ABS, a leading global provider of classification and technical advisory services to the marine and offshore industries, is committed to setting standards for safety and excellence in design, construction and operation. Focused on the safe and practical application of advanced technologies and digital solutions, ABS works with industry and clients to provide solutions that drive sustainability, optimize performance and increase operational efficiency for marine and offshore assets. 

Through a global network, ABS delivers services and solutions to clients—using the same consistent approach when applying various rules and requirements—providing core competencies of survey and engineering. This commitment to service is what distinguishes ABS as a true class leader and a trusted partner to our clients throughout the life of their assets.

Standing on its record of independence, exceptional class service, safety and technology leadership, ABS delivers value at every stage of development of an offshore asset or marine vessel.


We are the independent expert in assurance and risk management. Driven by our purpose, to safeguard life, property and the environment, we empower our customers and their stakeholders with facts and reliable insights so that
critical decisions can be made with confidence. As a trusted voice for many of the world’s most successful organizations, we use our knowledge to advance safety and performance, set industry benchmarks, and inspire and inventsolutions to tackle global transformations.

We are the world’s leading classification society and a recognized advisor for the maritime industry. We deliver world-renowned testing, certification and technical advisory services to the energy value chain including renewables, oil and gas, and energy management. We are one of the world’s leading certification bodies, helping businesses assure the performance of their organizations, products, people, facilities and supply chains.

We are also a world-leading provider of digital solutions for managing risk and improving safety and asset performance for ships, pipelines, processing plants, offshore structures, electric grids, smart cities and more. Our open industry assurance platform Veracity, cyber security and software solutions support business-critical activities across many industries, including maritime, energy and healthcare.


Established in 1981, Faisal M. Higgi & Associates Co. Ltd. has cemented its name at all Saudi Red Sea Ports. Equipped with a group of experienced, qualified and dedicated shipping professionals, Faisal M. Higgi provides the highest level of shipping agency services, ship chandelling, custom clearance, manpower supply and environmental services.

Faisal M. Higgi is a progressive, committed and quality conscious company, implemented Quality Management System Standards: BS EN ISO 9001:2015 by Lloyd’s Register, and member of BIMCO, ISSA, IMPA & NAXCO Port Agency.

Furthermore, Faisal M. Higgi has succeeded to develop the activity of skilled and non-skilled manpower supply as well as environmental services to numerous of Industrial firms at Yanbu area. We insure the highest level of quality in accordance with clients environmental and safety requirements. We have acquired numerous equipment and transport means to accommodate the increasing demand of that service.

Headquartered in Yanbu with offices spread along the Red Sea coast in Jeddah, Rabigh, King Abdullah Port, Duba, Jizan, and Ras Tanura & Tanajib. Our highly experienced teams are able to provide Cost-effective level of quality-controlled services, meeting our clients’ needs and expectations in every aspect.


Gemak Group was established in 1969 in Haliç Bosphorus, Istanbul. Gemak Group now stands out in Turkey and around the world for its wide range of skills and technical expertise. Gemak has the vision to be the best in class and preferred partner on worldwide basis for demanding projects on steel fabrication industry, marine and offshore vessel building, marine conversion projects, marine vessels repair and maintenance.

Gemak Group consists of Gemak Tuzla Shipyard, Gemak TGE Shipyard, Neta Steel & Pipe Fabrication and Gemak Altınova Shipyard on totally 336.000 m2 field.

Group has been profiled as a leading company of high quality large steel constructions in the wider region with its advanced infrastructure by building steel shafts for Izmit Bay Bridge and by fabrication of steel decks for 3rd Bosphorus Bridge

More than 50 years of experience in engineering solutions, Gemak is proud of being in service to over 3.000 ship owners and managers. Group continues to provide services for dry docking, ship repair and conversion, offshore-oil&gas industry and new ship building as one of the most competitive shipyard in Mediterranean.

With approximately 3000 employees, 230 of whom are engineers specialized in their fields, Gemak will continue to progress with the principles of creating progress for the company, supporting change and foresight by contributing to crossing the borders as in the past.


The Panama Maritime Authority is the Panamanian institution in charge of safeguarding the maritime interest of the country, within its services, it contemplates the flagging of ships and the national port system, being the biggest national hub of Central America, thanks to its modern port infrastructures and its logistic connectivity.

It offers 24/7 services all over the world, through 53 consular offices, 14 international offices (SEGUMAR) for the registry of ships and 11 regional documentation offices for seafarers.


ShipIn Systems is the world’s first FleetVision Platform, unlocking ship-to-shore collaboration for maritime fleets with visual analytics. ShipIn’s platform proactively alerts shipowners, managers, and seafarers to onboard events in real-time, reducing losses by 40% and increasing efficiency by 8%.

Creating a digital bridge between ship and shore, ShipIn provides objective insights into piloting, security, cargo operations, and more. Cameras detect discrete events onboard, monitoring routine events like maintenance and bridge activity. The platform automatically alerts stakeholders onboard and onshore to any safety violations, creating a digital source of truth for all events.

With data sent via the cloud to shore in near real-time, ShipIn enables true collaboration between captains onboard vessels and operations ashore. With all incidents and performance rolling up to an analytics dashboard, it makes it easy to benchmark performance, perform remote audits, and improve the operational ROI of your entire fleet. Learn more at ShipIn.ai.


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