The participants are recommended to make registration on 11th September to avoid congestion in the morning of day 2.

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11 September 2018

Time Event Venue
08:30-19:30 Conference Registration Pride Inn
09:00-13:00 Port Performance Research Network (PPRN) Meeting Pride Inn
13:00-14:00 Lunch (For PPRN participants) Pride Inn
14:00-17:00 UNCTAD Pre-Conference Meeting with global experts Pride Inn
17:30-19:00 IAME Council Meeting Pride Inn
19:00-21:00 Welcome Reception (Cocktail) Pride Inn

12 September 2018

Time Event Venue
08:00-09:00 Conference Registration Pride Inn
09:00-10:30 Opening Ceremony and Keynote Speech Pride Inn
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break Pride Inn
11:00-13:00 Plenary session and panel: Challenges for Africa’s Maritime Economy Pride Inn
13:00-14:00 Lunch Pride Inn
14:00-15:40 Parallel Session 1 Pride Inn
15:40-16:00 Coffee Break Pride Inn
16:00-17:40 Parallel Session 2 Pride Inn

13 September 2018

Time Event Venue
09:00-10:40 Parallel Session 3 Pride Inn
10:40-11:00 Coffee Break Pride Inn
11:00-12:40 Special Interest Symposia Pride Inn
12:40-13:30 Lunch Pride Inn
14:00-17:00 Port Tour/ Fort Jesus Visit KPA/Fort Jesus
18:30-19:00 Drive to Gala Dinner by Bus
19:00-21:30 Gala Dinner and Award TBC (English Point/Serena)

14 September 2018

Time Event Venue
08:30-10:00 Parallel Session 4 Pride Inn
10:00-10:20 Coffee Break Pride Inn
10:20-12:00 Parallel Session 5 Pride Inn
12:00-13:00 Lunch Pride Inn
14:00-15:20 Parallel Session 6 (optional) Pride Inn
15:20-16:30 Coffee Break/ IAME General Assembly/Closing Ceremony Pride Inn