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    Cartagena, Colombia
    15 to 17 March 2016
    Convention Center "Cartagena de Indias"

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VAdm Jorge

VAdm Jorge Carreño

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Is a Naval Officer from the Colombian Navy, he graduated from Naval Academy as Ensign in 1984 and his current rank is Vice Admiral. He is a Naval Engineer and during his first years in the Navy, he served aboard several warships. He holds a Master's degree in Security and Defense and he is also a Ph.D. Naval Architect from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain.  He is currently the President of COTECMAR, previously he was Director of Colombian Naval Academy "Almirante Padilla" and he has been working since 1998 in the Shipyard Industry, mainly focused in ship design and shipbuilding projects. He is a researcher in the field of Ship dynamics, maneuverability in shallow waters and experimental hydrodynamic.

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Admiral Leonardo Santamaría

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Admiral Leonardo Santamaría Gaitán was born in Barranquilla (Atlántico) on July 15th, 1960, and graduated from the Naval Academy "Almirante Padilla" on June 1st, 1981. He assumed the duties as Commander of the Colombian Navy in July 2015. Since becoming a flag officer in 2009, he has also served as Commander of the Specific Command of San Andres and Providence, General Maritime Director and the Chief of the Colombian Navy Planning, was Commander of the Caribbean Naval Force and the last position was Chief of Naval Operations.

He was the Naval Attaché at the Embassy of Colombia to the United Kingdom. Admiral Santamaria holds the title of Naval Engineer with emphasis in Naval Electronics, studied Communications and Electronics at the Naval Academy "Almirante Padilla". He also accomplished "Military Resources Administration" in the Colombian War College and specialist in "General Staff" at Chile War Academy. He also earned a Master in Security and defense.

VAdm Jorge

VAdm Jorge Carreño

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Is a Naval Officer from the Colombian Navy, he graduated from Naval Academy as Ensign in 1984 and his current rank is Vice Admiral. He is a Naval Engineer and during his first years in the Navy, he served aboard several warships. He holds a Master's degree in Security and Defense and he is also a Ph.D. Naval Architect from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain.  He is currently the President of COTECMAR, previously he was Director of Colombian Naval Academy "Almirante Padilla" and he has been working since 1998 in the Shipyard Industry, mainly focused in ship design and shipbuilding projects. He is a researcher in the field of Ship dynamics, maneuverability in shallow waters and experimental hydrodynamic.

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Laurence

Laurence McCabe

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  • Member of the Department of Homeland Security Affairs of the United States Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island.
  • Director of Latin American Studies at Naval War College in the United States.
  • Consultant to the United States National Security Council on security issues in the Indian Ocean and Southeast Asia.

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Phillippe

Phillippe Rigo

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PhD, Engineering, Naval Architecture and Civil Engg.
Lecturer at the University of Liege member of the "RIO Working Group" of the European Commission and AIPCN Representative.

Lines of investigation

  • River Engineering (improvement of navigation, river bank and bed protection, sediment transportation, environmental impact of works…)
  • Design and analysis of naval and floating structures (strength and stress analysis).
  • Optimization of naval structures based on the manufacturing costs (LBR-5 Software).
  • Inland waterway design, length, effective cross section, water head…
  • River navigation Dams (weirs) and flood control (structural and hydraulic design, development of new design

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"Strategies for strengthening and exploitation of waterways as an alternative route to raise up the competitiveness of countries"

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LUIS LEAL; E. FLORES; D. FUENTES y B. VERMA.
COTECMAR (Colombia)

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MARCOS SALAS, C. CIFUENTES, R. LUCO, A. SANTANDER, G. TAMPIER, C. TRONCOSO Y F. ZILIC
Universidad Austral de Chile

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"Strategies for strengthening and exploitation of waterways as an alternative route to raise up the competitiveness of countries"

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"Strategies for the region maritime development, analysis of the socio-economic impact of the technological evolution of the 21st century Navies"

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Manuel

Manuel Moreu

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Master in Ocean Engineering - Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Naval Engineer of the ETSIN in Madrid.

He has served as Head of the Technical Department of Spanish Society for Classification and Registration of Ships, Floating Artifacts and Oceanic Wastes, S.A. Currently, he is an administrator of the engineering sector companies Seaplace, S.L., and President of the Engineering Institute of Spain. He is also a director of Cofinave Gestión, S.L. (Instrumental society of the Official College of Naval and Oceanic Engineers).

Investigative approach

  • Innovation in the shipyard sector in Spain.
  • Shipbuilding and offshore industry.
  • Marine transport.

Guido

Guido Perla

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Registered professional engineer in the state of Washington, he obtained a BSE in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering from the University of Michigan and BSE in Mechanical Engineering from the Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana in Colombia.

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"Experiences of regional shipyard leaders "

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"Initiatives for the competitive development of the national shipbuilding sector"

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Meeting place

In the heart of the Historic Center of the city of Cartagena de Indias, will be held in one of the most important convention centers and congresses in South America.

Cartagena de Indias Convention Center

Address

Historic Center, Gethsemane
24th Street # 8A-344
Cartagena de Indias, Colombia

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