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Welcome

3rd AAMA
Annual Conference
2017

19th – 21st April
in Abuja, Nigeria.

You Are Invited

To The 3rd Conference Of The Association Of Heads Of African Maritime Administrators (AAMA)

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency presents its compliments to your Maritime Administration and wishes to notify and invite you to the 3rd Conference of Association of Heads of African Maritime Administration (AAMA) fixed for 19th to 21st April, 2017 at the Transcorp Hilton, Abuja, Nigeria.

The theme for the conference is

“Maritime Trade Facilitation and Economic Development in Africa”

Confirmation of attendance is required. Please send notice of confirmation to aama2017@nimasa.gov.ng and bashir.jamoh@nimasa.gov.ng.

Our Speakers

The Programme

Theme: "Sustainable use of Africa’s Oceans and Seas"

Wednesday 19th

Arrival and Registration

08:50 – 09:00

Nigerian National Anthem

09:00 – 09:10

Introduction

09:10 – 09:15

Welcome Address by Dr. Dakuku Adol Peterside (Director-General / CEO NIMASA)

09:15 – 09:30

Remarks by the Honourable Minister of Transportation of Nigeria – H.E., Rt. Hon C. R. Amaechi

09:30 – 09:40

Goodwill Message by His Excellency Mr. Kitack Lim- Secretary General of the International Maritime Organization (IMO)

09:40 – 09:50

Goodwill message by the African Union

09:50 – 09:55

Declare the Conference Open and unveil the New NIMASA BRAND by His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari, President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.

09:55 – 10:25

Keynote Address: “Maritime Trade Facilitation and Economic Development in Africa” by Managing Director, Maersk Nigeria Limited, Jan Thorhauge

10:25 – 10:40

Comments and Vote of Thanks by Mr. Sobantu Tilayi – the Acting CEO of SAMSA and the Interim Chairman of Heads of African Maritime Administrations (AAMA)

10:40 – 10:55

Group Photographs

10:55 – 11:05

TEA BREAK

PAPER PRESENTATIONS

11:05 – 11:15

Introduction of the Resource Persons and discussants by the Chairman of the Sessions – Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority, Ms Hadiza Bala Usman

11:15 – 11:55

“Combating the Menace of Piracy & Maritime Crimes In Africa” Presented by Rear Admiral Adeniyi Oshinowo (Nigerian Navy)

DISCUSSANTS

11:55 – 12:10

Cote D’Ivoire

12:10 – 12:25

Togo

12:25 – 12:40

Somalia

12:40 – 12:55

Ethiopia

12:55 – 13:10

Q & A Session

13:10– 13:50

Role of African Maritime Administration in the institutionalisation of the Africa Day of the Seas and Oceans by William Azuh - IMO Representative

13:50 -14:05

Q & A Session

14:05-15:05

LUNCH BREAK

15:05-15:45

“Training of Cadets and building of human capacities” by Mr. Sobantu Tilayi – Acting CEO of SAMSA

DISCUSSANTS

15:45-16:00

DR Congo

16:00 – 16:15

Kenya

16:15 – 16:30

Senegal

16:30 – 16:45

Gabon

16:45 - 17:00

Q & A Session

17:00

End of Day Two

19:00 – 22:00

Cocktail/Cultural Night

08:00 – 09:00

Registration / Tea

09:00 – 09:05

Introduction of Resource Persons and Discussants by the Chairman of Session - Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers Council

09:05 – 09:50

"Regional Initiatives for Sustainable Exploitation of Maritime" Resources by – Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO)

DISCUSSANTS

09:50-09:55

Mozambique

09:55-10:00

Tanzania

10:00-10:05

Guinea Conakry

10:05-10:10

Namibia

10:10 – 10:55

"Countries Initiative for Effective Implementation of International Maritime Safety Instruments" by CEO of Liberia Maritime Authority

DISCUSSANTS

10:55-11:00

South Africa

11:00-11:05

Egypt

11:05-11:10

Mauritania

11:10-11:15

Ghana

11:15 – 11:30

TEABREAK

CLOSING CEREMONY/BUSINESS SESSION

11:30 – 12:05

Presentation of Resolutions of the 2nd AAMA Meeting

12:05 – 12:35

Discussions on Matters Arising from the Resolutions

12:35 – 13:05

Deliberation & Adoption of AAMA Constitution

12:35 – 13:05

Election of AAMA New Executives

13:35 – 14:05

Communiqué of the 3rd AAMA Meeting

Host for the 4th AAMA meeting

14:05 – 14:25

Closing Remarks by Ag. CEO SAMSA

14:25 – 14:30

Vote of Thanks by DG, NIMASA

14:30 – 15:30

LUNCH BREAK

venue

Transcorp
Hilton
Abuja, Nigeria

This 19th – 21st April, we will be gathering in Abuja under the auspices of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA

address

Transcorp Hilton,
1 Aguiyi Ironsi St, Abuja 900001, Nigeria

more information

234 1 800 123 456

Online Registration for AAMA 2017 Conference
has been concluded

Organizers