Invitation


"Global Maritime Congress (GMC'24)", which will be organized for the fifth time with the partnership of Istanbul Technical University Faculty of Maritime, UCTEA The Chamber of Marine Engineers, Batumi State Maritime Academy, Constanta Maritime University, Strathclyde University and it will be held in İTÜ Tuzla Campus, İstanbul between 20-21 May 2024 this year.

This year's main theme of the international congress will be "FUTURE of SHIPPING". In addition, scientific research on subjects such as technological approaches in maritime, energy efficiency, human factor, innovative design and inventions, cyber security at sea, new marine fuels and efficiency, shipbuilding, logistics and maritime trade and law, port operations, digital approaches in maritime transportation management, etc. will be presented.

As a result of the evaluations to be made by the academic board, the papers deemed worthy of academic publication will be published as full text in the Journal of ETA Maritime Science (JEMS), which is published by UCTEA The Chamber of Marine Engineers.

As the organizing board, we would like to express our gratitude in advance for the participation of our maritime industry’s valuable stakeholders in our congress and for their academic, institutional and sponsorship support as well. We would like to respectfully announce to the maritime public our wish for a useful and productive congress.

COMMITTEES


  • CHAIRS
  • Prof.Dr. Özcan ARSLAN, Istanbul Technical University
  • A.Yaşar CANCA, UCTEA The Chamber of Marine Engineers
  • GENERAL SECRETARIES
  • Prof. Dr. Yasin ARSLANOĞLU, Istanbul Technical University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Veysi BAŞHAN, UCTEA The Chamber of Marine Engineers
  • ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
  • Prof. Dr. Özkan UĞURLU, Ordu University
  • Prof. Dr. Selçuk NAS, UCTEA, The Chamber of Marine Engineers
  • Prof.Dr. Şaban ÇELİKOĞLU, Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University
  • Prof.Dr. ŞERMİN AÇIK ÇINAR, Dokuz Eylül University
  • Prof. Dr. Yasin ARSLANOĞLU, Istanbul Technical University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Burak ZİNCİR, Istanbul Technical University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Görkem KÖKKÜLÜNK, UCTEA The Chamber of Marine Engineers
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Levent KIRVAL, Istanbul Technical University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mehmet KAPTAN, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Olgay OKSAŞ, İstanbul University – Cerrahpaşa
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Veysi BAŞHAN, UCTEA The Chamber of Marine Engineers
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yusuf ZORBA, Dokuz Eylül University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Asım Sinan KARAKURT, Yildiz Technical University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Remzi Fışkın, Ordu University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Ömer SÖNER, Van Yüzüncü Yıl University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Umur BUCAK, Kocaeli University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Y.Emre ŞENOL, Istanbul Technical University
  • Dr. Ayşe NAK, Istanbul Technical University
  • Dr. Çağlar KARATUĞ, Istanbul Technical University
  • Dr. Gizem ÇEVİK, Istanbul Technical University
  • Dr. Gökhan TARI, Kyrenia University
  • Dr. İsmail KANDEMİR, Istanbul Technical University
  • Dr. Oğuzhan GÜREL, Istanbul Technical University
  • Res. Assist. Furkan GÜMÜŞ, Istanbul Technical University
  • Res. Assist. Merve Gül ÇIVGIN, Istanbul Technical University
  • Res. Assist. Muhittin ORHAN, Istanbul Technical University
  • Res. Assist. S.Suendam ARICI, Istanbul Technical University
  • Res. Assist. Toprak OBA, Istanbul Technical University
  • SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE
  • Prof. Dr. Ali Muzaffer FEYZİOĞLU, Karadeniz Technical University
  • Prof.Dr. Atilla İNCECİK, University of Strathclyde
  • Prof.Dr. Boyan MEDNIKAROV, Admiral, Rector of Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy
  • Prof Dr. Burcu ÖZSOY, Istanbul Technical University
  • Prof.Dr. Carlos GUADES SOARES, Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Portugal
  • Prof.Dr. Cengiz DENİZ, Istanbul Technical University
  • Prof. Dr. Deniz ÜNSALAN, Kyrenia University
  • Prof. Dr. Ebru Yeşim ÖZKAN, İzmir Katip Çelebi University
  • Prof.Dr. Emre AKYÜZ, Istanbul Technical University
  • Prof. Dr. Ersan BAŞAR, Karadeniz Technical University
  • Prof. Dr. Gökçe Çiçek CEYHUN, Bursa Technical University
  • Prof.Dr. Gökhan KARA, İstanbul University – Cerrahpaşa
  • Prof.Dr. İzzettin TEMİZ, Mersin University
  • Prof.Dr. Jin WANG, Liverpool John Moores University
  • Prof.Dr. Josep M. GUERRERO, Aalborg University
  • Prof.Dr. Kalin KALINOV, Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy
  • Prof Dr. Leyla TAVACIOĞLU, Istanbul Technical University
  • Prof.Dr. Lucjan Gucma, Maritime University of Szczecin
  • Prof. Dr. Martin TUNER, Lund University
  • Prof. Dr. Meltem EKEN, İskenderun Technical University
  • Prof.Dr. Metin ÇELİK, Istanbul Technical University
  • Prof.Dr. Murat YİĞİT, Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart Üniversitesi
  • Prof. Dr. Nafiz ARICA, Piri Reis University
  • Prof. Dr. Osman TURAN, University of Strathclyde
  • Prof Dr. Ömer Kemal KINACI, Istanbul Technical University
  • Prof.Dr. Özcan ARSLAN, Istanbul Technical University
  • Prof.Dr. Radu HANZU-PAZARA, Maritime University of Constanta
  • Prof. Dr. Selçuk NAS, UCTEA, The Chamber of Marine Engineers
  • Prof. Dr. Sinan UYANIK, Bursa Technical University
  • Prof. Dr. Soner ESMER, Kocaeli University
  • Prof. Dr. Yasin ARSLANOĞLU, Istanbul Technical University
  • Prof. Dr. Zurab BEZHANOVI, Batumi State Maritime Academy
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ângelo Palos TEİXERİA , Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, Portugal
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Burak ZİNCİR, Istanbul Technical University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Egemen SULUKAN, Piri Reis University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Erhan ÇİLOĞLU, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hakan DEMİREL, Istanbul Technical University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hasan Bora USLUER, Galatasaray University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kadir ÇİÇEK, Istanbul Technical University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Levent KIRVAL, Istanbul Technical University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Cpt. Murat YORULMAZ, Kocaeli University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nikola VİLADİMİR, University of Zagreb
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nikolaos P. VENTİKOS, National Technical University of Athens
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Olgay OKŞAŞ, İstanbul University – Cerrahpaşa
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pelin BOLAT, Istanbul Technical University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Şengül ŞANLIER UÇAK, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tanzer SATIR, Istanbul Technical University
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zuhal ER, Istanbul Technical University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Cemile SOLAK FIŞKIN, Ordu University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Çağatay KANDEMİR, Ordu University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Elif BAL BEŞİKÇİ, Istanbul Technical University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Ersin AÇIKGÖZ, Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Fırat BOLAT, Istanbul Technical University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Halil İbrahim SÖNMEZ, Van Yüzüncü Yıl University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Hüseyin ELÇİÇEK, Yildiz Technical University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. İsmail ÇİÇEK, Istanbul Technical University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Mehmet CİHAN, Ordu University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Mehmet DOYMUŞ, Dokuz Eylül University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Mina TADROS, Newcastle University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Muhsin KADIOĞLU, Istanbul Technical University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Murat YILDIZ, İstanbul University - Cerrahpaşa
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Murat BAYRAKTAR, Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Mustafa NURAN, Dokuz Eylül University
  • Asst. Prof. Pravesh Chandra SHUKLA, Indian Institute of Technology Bhilai
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Remzi FIŞKIN, Ordu University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Şaban Emre KARTAL, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Tayfun ACARER, Bilgi University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Tuba KEÇECİ, Istanbul Technical University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Tuğsan İŞİAÇIK ÇOLAK, International Maritime College of. Oman
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Umut YILDIRIM, Karadeniz Technical University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Volkan ŞAHİN, Van Yüzüncü Yıl University
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Yunus Emre ŞENOL, Istanbul Technical University
  • Dr. Birgül Arslanoğlu, Istanbul Technical University
  • Dr. Dimitrios Paraskevadakis, Liverpool John Moores University
  • Dr. Dmytro ZHUKOV, National University Odessa Maritime Academy
  • Dr. Ersoy KAÇMAZ, İstanbul University – Cerrahpaşa
  • Dr. Iraklis LAZAKİS, University of Strathclyde
  • Dr. Rafet Emek KURT, University of Strathclyde
  • Dr. Tanaka MUGABE, SAIMI South African International Maritime Institute
  • Dr.Tayfun UYANIK, Istanbul Technical University
  • Dr Tahsin Opoz, Liverpool John Moores University
  • Dr. Teona DZNELADZE, Batumi State Maritime Academy
  • Mvuyisi DLAKAVU, South African International Maritime Institute
  • Res. Assist. Alper SEYHAN, Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University
  • Res. Assist. Coşkan SEVGİLİ, Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University
  • Res. Assist. Dr. Onur YÜKSEL, Zonguldak Bülent Ecevit University
MAIN TOPICS


  • FUTURE OF SHIPPING
  • Sustainability of Maritime Transport
  • Green & Smart Shipping
  • Marine Environment and Technologies
  • Maritime Economy
  • Innovative & Emerging Technologies
  • Maritime Meteorology & Oceanography
  • Alternative Fuels & Renewable Energy
  • Best Practices & New Concepts in MET
  • Energy Efficiency & Energy Management
  • Towage Services & Technologies
  • Maritime Safety & Security
  • Port Operations & Technologies
  • Maritime Policy, Law & Governance
  • Maritime Transportation & Management
  • Naval Architecture & Offshore Technologies
  • Human Factor
  • Marine Risk Assessment
  • Innovative Design & Inventions
  • Cyber Security at Sea
  • Logistics and Maritime Trade
  • Marine Traffic & Management
  • Seafarers’ Wellbeing
  • Information & Communication Technologies
  • Maritime History
  • Marine Tourism
  • Women in Maritime
Scientific Program



09:30 - 10:30 Opening Ceremony
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:00 Keynote
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 14:00 Session 1
14:00 - 15:00 Session 2
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 - 16:30 Sattelite Symposium
16:30 - 17:30 Session 3
09:30 - 10:30 Sesson 4
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:00 Sattelite Symposium
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 14:00 Keynote
14:00 - 15:00 Session 5
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
16:30 - 17:30 Session 6
INTERNATIONAL SPEAKERS


faculty

Atilla
İncecik

CV

faculty

Carlos Guedes Soares

CV

faculty

Josep M.
Guerrero

CV

faculty

Jin
Wang

CV

faculty

Osman
Turan

CV

REGISTRATION


BEFORE 1 MARCH 2024 UNTIL 1 MARCH 2024
REGISTRATION CATEGORIES FIRST ABSTRACT SECOND ABSTRACT FIRST ABSTRACT SECOND ABSTRACT
TURKISH CITIZENS 500 TL 200 TL 750 TL 300 TL
INTERNATIONAL CITIZENS 100 EUR 40 EUR 150 EUR 60 EUR

  • All fees include VAT. The VAT rate is 20%.
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  • Registration is confirmed once full payment is received. For the confirmation of your registration, please send your receipt to the organization secretariat via e-mail after making your payment.
  • Figur Congress Organizations reserves the right to reflect the changes in the amounts of possible taxes, duties, and taxes on the prices.

DINNER
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INTERNATIONAL CITIZENS 100 EUR

BOAT TRIP
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INTERNATIONAL CITIZENS 100 EUR

BANK ACCOUNT INFORMATIONS
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ACCOMMODATION


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Tuzla Konak Hotel 90 532 139 61 30 [email protected] https://tuzla-konak-hotel.hotel-istanbul.net/tr
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Marrakesch Hotel 90 216 446 06 01 [email protected] https://www.marrakeschotel.com/
ABSTRACT


Abstract Submission Deadline: February 16, 2024

IMPORTANT POINTS AND RULES FOR SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS

Abstracts must be sent online via globalmaritimecongress.org using the online abstract system and must be in ENGLISH. Abstracts sent independently of the system, by post, or in languages other than English will not be accepted. Abstracts sent over the internet, if accepted, will be printed as they are delivered, so they should be free of errors.

Abstract which will be presented during the congress should consist of a conclusion message and also contribute to the scientific research by its experimental study and originality. Abstracts sent over the internet will be printed as they are delivered, so they should be free of errors. Abstract authors will be held responsible for all typo errors.

Guidelines for Submission

  1. Abstracts will be gathered via the online abstract system.
  2. Names of the authors should not include their academic titles.
  3. Names must be written with only the first letter capitalized, and unabbreviated.
  4. The name and address of the institution where the author works must be included.
  5. Abstract headers must be in title case (first letters capitalized only), with the exception of abbreviations.
  6. If abbreviations are used in the abstract, the unabbreviated form must be included in parentheses.
  7. The goals and methods of the project must be briefly stated. Findings must be summarized with sufficient numerical data, and conclusions should be explained within the findings presented.
  8. The abstract must not exceed 500 words except the title, authors name and surname.

Any abstract submitted which is not prepared according to these guidelines will not be evaluated regardless of its content.

Important Notice

  1. If you will use the online abstract module for the first time, select “New User” link and register to the system.
  2. The explanations at the page after the registration procedure will guide you. Please read the messages and explanations carefully.
  3. The abstracts submitted via internet shall be published without any corrections; therefore the authors should be careful about spelling mistakes.
  4. Please keep the confirmation mail sent to your e-mail address following the abstract submission.
  5. You may track the evaluation process of your abstract over the system by using your e-mail and password.

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Abstract Evaluation
All abstracts and proceedings will be blind reviewed by the Scientific Committee. In order to have an accepted abstract being programmed by the scientific committee, congress registration for the presenting author latest by February 16, 2024. An acceptance letter concerning the abstract evaluation result will be e-mailed to the author.

Abstract Subjects

  • Sustainability of Maritime Transport
  • Green & Smart Shipping
  • Marine Environment and Technologies
  • Maritime Economy
  • Innovative & Emerging Technologies
  • Maritime Meteorology & Oceanography
  • Alternative Fuels & Renewable Energy
  • Best Practices & New Concepts in MET
  • Energy Efficiency & Energy Management
  • Towage Services & Technologies
  • Maritime Safety & Security
  • Port Operations & Technologies
  • Maritime Policy, Law & Governance
  • Maritime Transportation & Management
  • Naval Architecture & Offshore Technologies
  • Human Factor
  • Marine Risk Assessment
  • Innovative Design & Inventions
  • Cyber Security at Sea
  • Logistics and Maritime Trade
  • Marine Traffic & Management
  • Seafarers’ Wellbeing
  • Information & Communication Technologies
  • Maritime History
  • Marine Tourism
  • Women in Maritime
GENERAL INFORMATION


Congress Date and Venue
The Global Maritime Congress will be held in İTÜ Tuzla Campus, İstanbul-Türkiye between 20-21 May 2024.

Badge
All participants are required to wear their badges at the entrance to the congress center, during scientific sessions and lunches, in exhibiton area, and during other social events between 20-21 May 2024.

Abstract Submission Deadline
February 16, 2024

Announcement of Accepted Abstract
February 29, 2024
In order to have an accepted abstract being programmed by the scientific committee, congress registration fee for the presenting author latest by April 1nd, 2024

Deadline for Full Paper Submission
March 17, 2024

Certificate of Participation
Attendance certificate will be distributed at the end of the congress to the registered attendance.

Acceptance and Invitation Letter
Upon request, a letter of invitation will be sent to any registered participants. This letter will be sent solely to assist participants in obtaining leave from their institutions.

Organization Secretariat
The Organizing Committee has decided that Figür Congress Organization as the Official Congress Agency for the Meeting. All requirements of the Congress should be demanded from the Figur Congress.

Congress Venue


Congress Venue
The Global Maritime Congress will be held in İTÜ Tuzla Campus, İstanbul-Türkiye

Adress
Postane, Denizcilik Fakültesi, 34940 Tuzla/İstanbul

CONTACT


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