27th Pan-American Congress of Naval Engineering to be held in Havana

27th Pan-American Congress of Naval Engineering to be held in Havana

HAVANA, Sept. 18  The Pan American Institute of Naval Engineering (IPIN) and its Cuba section will hold the 27th Pan American Congress of Naval Engineering,

Maritime Transport and Port Engineering, called Copinaval 2022, between September 27th and 29th.

The 3rd Ibero-American Congress of Naval Engineering will be held alongside said event; both will take place at the Hotel Meliá Habana, with the presentation of papers from 12 countries, as well as master conferences, a business forum, and the Marinexpo 22 fair.

Specialists, representatives, members or not of the IPIN of shipowners, shipyards, freight forwarders, port terminals, classification and inspection societies, design bureaus and naval projects, consultants, equipment and systems suppliers, logistics companies, naval educational centers and others from the continental sector are invited to the event.

According to the organizing committee, the event will promote the exchange of experiences and ideas and the search for new lines of action, in addition to the presentation of multilateral collaboration initiatives between national and Latin American entities, which could materialize in the business sessions that will take place will be done in parallel.

The planned presentations will deal with the teaching of naval, maritime and port specialties, shipbuilding, both on- and offshore, repairs and auxiliary industries, maritime and river transport, port facilities and hydro-technical works, fishing, ship design, ship standardization and classification.

They will also address research and marine sciences, and the prevention of hydrocarbon spills, in an event sponsored by the IPIN Americas, the Association of Naval and Oceanic Engineers of Spain, the GEMAR Business Group, the Cuban Ship Registry and the Caribbean Drydock Company.