February 21, 2019
Seafarers of the Future MET CONFERENCE With the theme, "Seafarers of the Future: Trends in Maritime Education and Training" , industry leaders present updates on Maritime Education and Training, delving on issues, challenges and trends and how stakeholders can collaborate. VAdm Narciso Vingson presented updates on MARINA policies and challenges of the Philippine maritime industry giving comprehensive data on MET over the years. VAdm. Eduardo Ma Santos, President of MAAP , talked about On-Board Training:Running a Training Ship in 2020 and Beyond. Capt. Pradeep Chawla, Managing Director from Anglo-Easterm Univan Group, characterized Crew Manning in 2020, touching on relevant technologies such as E-learning , Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality as crucial advanced tools.