Miri, 27 Nov – The second National Symposium on Marine Technology was officiated by Datuk Amar Haji Awang Tengah bin Ali Hasan, the Deputy Chief Minister of Sarawak.

With the theme “Confronting Challenges & Capitalising Opportunities in the Shipbuilding/Ship-Repair Industry”, many representatives from the industry shared their thoughts and experiences on the SBSR sector. This is in hopes to enhance the readiness of local industry players in the wake of the age of digitalization and Industrial Revolution 4.0 (IR4.0).

 Hosted by MINTRED and co-organized by UniKL MIMET and TDA, the second National Symposium of Marine Technology has been a successful event.

Closing the event with a forum session sees that there are room for improvement in the local industry to become a great competitor in the global market.

With many ideas, knowledge and experiences shared, it has opened the eyes and minds of the participants to further enhance the readiness to embrace the advancements of technology in the SBSR industry.

With that, congratulations to the organizing committee for holding such a fruitful event! Well done! Hope to see you in NSMT2020!