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- 22 June 2015 - Singapore leads the way in charting future research directions for water solutions
More than 300 senior water technology experts from 35 countries identified the technology focus areas (TFAs) for the global water industry at the first ever Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) Technology and Innovation Summit (STIS), held from 16-17 June 2015. These included low-energy seawater desalination, network asset management and energy efficiency in wastewater treatment, amongst others.
- 15 June 2015 - France Takes the Spotlight as "Feature Country" at Singapore Airshow 2016
Singapore Airshow 2016 will welcome France as the Feature Country in the fifth edition of the show, scheduled to take place from 16 to 21 February 2016, at the Changi Exhibition Centre.
- 26 May 2015 - 10th Edition of IMDEX Asia Changes the Game
The 10th edition of IMDEX Asia, Asia Pacific's premier international maritime defence show, concluded on a high on Thursday, 21 May 2015. The quality of attending exhibitors, delegates and visitors as well as discussions bore testament that IMDEX Asia is truly changing the game for the maritime defence industry.
- 18 May 2015 - 10th Edition of IMDEX Asia Starts on a High
20 warships from 12 countries have arrived from around the world for the 10th edition of IMDEX Asia, Asia Pacific's premier international maritime defence show. The contingent of warships will form the Warships Display of IMDEX Asia 2015 which will be held from 19 to 21 May 2015 at the Changi Exhibition Centre, Singapore.
- 18 May 2015 - IMDEX Asia Cements its Role as Industry Catalyst with its 10th Edition
Largest gathering of high-level delegations, over 180 exhibitors, stellar line-up of warships and comprehensive conference programme make IMDEX 2015 the industry's must-attend show.
- 15 May 2015 – Strategic Conference Programme at IMDEX Asia 2015 Brings Maritime Security Cooperation to the Forefront
The International Maritime Security Conference (IMSC), will return as a key feature of the International Maritime Defence Exhibition 2015 (IMDEX Asia 2015). The biennial invitation-only conference will see Chiefs of Navy, Directors-General of Coast Guard, government officials, key industry players and academia from around the world, gathering to exchange ideas and discuss challenges facing maritime security.
- 22 April 2015 – UPDATE : IMDEX Asia 2015 attracts strong international participation.
Global interest a reflection of growing naval market opportunities in the Asia Pacific region. To date, Navy Chiefs from 15 countries as well as the Indonesian Air Force Chief have confirmed their participation in IMDEX Asia 2015. The Commanders of HQ Integrated Area Defence System and four heads of maritime security agencies in the region are also attending the show. In addition, 26 Navies and Coast Guards and the Royal Malaysian Air Force will send representatives to the event. The Warships Display at IMDEX Asia will feature 19 foreign warships from 12 navies.
- 7 April 2015 – Adaptability in a Changing Maritime Landscape – the Key Theme at the International Navel Engineering Conference at IMDEX Asia 2015
Second edition of INEC@IMDEX Asia 2015 to focus on technological developments and their impact on the maritime industry and the region. The conference, comprising a plenary and concurrent workshops, will place emphasis on the following areas - Multiplying Effect addressing network-centric operations, cooperative engagement, smart weapons, unmanned vehicles and operations other than war, Flexible Platforms covering modularity, adaptable and intelligent systems, automation and flexible manning and sustainability, Underwater Technology including increasing submarine effectiveness, UUVs, mine countermeasures and acoustic management and Effective Support Solutions such as reducing the cost of ownership, rapid re-rolling, concurrent engineering, using the benefits of modularity and supply solutions. Please visit www.imarest.org/events-courses/events-conferences/inec/inec-asia-2015 for conference programme updates.
- 4 March 2015 – IMDEX Asia 2015 attracts strong international participation.
To date 16 Navy Chiefs, two head of maritime agencies and 9 navies and coast guards will send representative to attend IMDEX Asia 2015, held at the Changi Exhibition Centre in Singapore from 19 to 21 May 2015. The navies from Australia, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Indonesia and Oman will also participate in the warships display.
- 2 March 2015 – LEE KUAN YEW WATER PRIZE 2016 OPENS FOR NOMINATIONS
Singapore International Water Week (SIWW), the global platform to share and co-create innovative water solutions, officially opened its call for nominations for the Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize 2016. Nominations close on 1 Jun 2015. This is the first in a series of events in the lead up to SIWW 2016. Other key activities coming up include the Water Convention 2016 Call for Papers, and the inaugural SIWW Technology and Innovation Summit (STIS), to be held on 16 to 17 June 2015.