30 January, 2020
The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers had organized an event on 30th January 2020 in the Auditorium of Abu Dhabi Port Head Quarter. Event started at 9:30 AM with the welcome speech from Capt. Maktoum AL Houqani, Chief Corporate Authority Officer, Abu Dhabi Ports & Managing Director, Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy.
Followed by an excellent introduction to the Institute of chartered shipbrokers (ICS) U.K. by Mr. Krishnan Subramaniam, President ICS, Dubai, UAE then an introduction to ICS, Middle east Branch Dubai UAE, Exams & Membership programs and their benefits by Mr. Ravi Shankar, General Secretary ICS - MBA, FICS.
After which we had 2 of our most prestigious member & fellow Mr Virasp and Mr. Dinesh shared their experience, benefits & the impact of being an ICS member in their career.
Then there was an introduction to our Tutorship programs by Capt. Khurshid Khalid Master Mariner, MBA (U.K.) MICS (U.K.) MCILT (U.K.), Nautical Science Lecturer, Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy along with the details speech on all subjects was given, soon after which there was an excellent workshop on Practical Aspects on Bills of lading by Mr, Krishnan Subramaniam.
There was an exchange of Momento between ICS and ADMA after the event was winded with vote of thanks by Engineer, Hamad Al Maghrabi, Director Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy.
After facilitating the event, we departed to Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy -Mussafah for a quick tour of the academy, we had a very warm welcome by the staff and an amazing experience of Virtual sailing followed by a refreshment.