Maritime Security Conference with Piri Reis University

MARSEC COE and Piri Reis University in İstanbul co-hosted "International Conference on Strategic Importance of Maritime Transportation & Maritime Security Conference" on 22 April 2015 in Piri Reis University Conference Hall.

On his keynote speech, Director of MARSEC COE, Radm (LH) Cihat YAYCI, Ph.D. made a presentation on "Maritime Security & The Role of Navies to Ensure Free Flow of Maritime Transportation".

On his presentation, he dealt with the subjects below:

  • Maritime Security
  • Importance of Maritime Shipping
  • Energy Security
  • Maritime Security Risks
  • Maritime Terrorism
  • Piracy and Armed Robbery
  • International Cooperation
  • Maritime Security Operations
  • Cooperation with Law Enforcement
  • Cooperation with other Navies
  • Activities of MARSEC COE.

Two sessions were held during the conference, and additionally, Deputy Director of MARSEC COE Capt.(N) Sümer KAYSER made a speech on "MARSEC COE Maritime Security Projects and Activities" and Transformation Department Head of MARSEC COE Capt. (N) Mahmut KARAGÖZ made a speech on "Global Maritime Situational Awareness".

In total, 167 personnel participated in this activity from public institutions and universities in Turkey.

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