"The maritime industry is vital to the global economy, and we must ensure that it is sustainable for future generations." - IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim

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International Conference on Maritime Development (ICMaD) 2023

In conjuction with the 102nd Anniversary of Politeknik Ilmu Pelayaran Makassar, will held the 2nd International Conference on Maritime Development (ICMaD) 2023. 

The theme of the 2nd ICMaD 2023 is :

Building a Sustainable Port Ecosystem Through Smart and Green Ports


  • All papers that comply with the submission guidelines will be peer-reviewed and assessed based on originality, technical and/or research content/depth, the topic of interest, conference relevance, contributions, and readability. Acceptance of articles will be informed to authors via email. The authors of accepted articles will be able to make changes based on the reviewer’s suggestion and submit final camera-ready manuscripts by the required deadline.
  • Each manuscript submitted will be independently reviewed by at least two reviewers with expertise in the relevant subject area in a double-blind peer-review process.
  • The submitted manuscript will be evaluated based on the full paper, including Abstract, Introduction, Methodology, Result, Discussion, and Conclusion, as well as appropriate references.
  • The decision for acceptance, amendment, or rejection is based upon the reviewer’s comments/recommendations and made by the Editor.
  • Authors are suggested to address all reviewer’s reports and improved the revised paper.
  • Upon receipt of the revised submission, the manuscript undergoes the next stage of the review process. Editors consider all the returned reviews before making an overall decision
  • Manuscripts sent back to the authors for revision should be returned to the Conference’s submission system not more than two weeks from the email notification.

Submission Link :

Submission Template by IOP Publishing :

Registration Fee :

IDR 2.200.000

Account name : RPL 054 PIP MAKASSAR UNTUK DANA Number : 1004175081 Bank : BUKOPIN

Date and Venue

Date :

October 4 & 5, 2023 (Wednesday & Thursday), 08.00 – 17.00 (Indonesia Central Time; UTC +8)

Venue :

Politeknik Ilmu Pelayaran (PIP) Makassar

Scope of Paper

The seminar will explore the latest trends and challenges in education, with a focus on the following topics:

  • Smart and Green Ports Technology
  • Marine Pollution
  • Meteorology
  • Smart and Green Ports Infrastructure
  • Maritime Law
  • Environmental Care and Pollution Prevention
  • Maritime Environmental Protection
  • Exhaust Gas Emissions
  • Maritme Inovation and Sustainability Technology
  • Maritime Engineering
  • Geophysics

The seminar is suitable for :

  1. Academics (professors, lecturers, undergraduate and graduate students)
  2. Researcher, Professional and practicion maritime industry
  3. Regulators and policymakers from government and non-governmental organizations, as well as national and international development agencies.



Dr. Ir. Djoko Sasono, M.Sc. (Eng)
Head of Human Resources Development Agency, Ministry of Transportation
Dr. Capt. Wisnu Handoko, M.Sc
Secretary of Human Resources Development Agency, Ministry of Transportation
Dr. Capt. Antoni Arif Priadi, M.Sc.
Expert Staff for Transportation Areas and Environment
Ministry of Transportation
Prof Ir Dr Ab Saman Abd Kader, P.Eng, MIEM, CILT
Professor in Marine Transport and Safety, Marine Mechnology Centre, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 81310 Skudai, Johor
Prof. Dr Paul Tae-Woo Lee
Director, Maritime Logistics and Free Trade Islands Research Centre Ocean College, Zhejiang University Zhoushan, China
Budi Cahyono, MSc
Vice President
PT. Jakarta International Container terminal (PT. JICT)
Capt. Indra Priyatna
Expert in Maritime Issues as a moderator
Captain Hari Subramaniam, M.B.A.
Regional Head at Singapore Office The Shipowners’ Club, Singapore

Schedule of events

  • Day 1
    • Opening Speech by Dr. Ir. Djoko Sasono, M.Sc. (Eng)
    • Panel discussion on the future of education
    • Breakout sessions on various topics
  • Day 2
    • Workshop on research methods
    • Poster session
    • Closing remarks by the organizer