2017 Speakers

VIP Guest of Honour

VIP Guests

Honourable Dominic  Nitiwul
Honourable Dominic Nitiwul
Minister of Defence
Rear Admiral  Peter Kofi  Faidoo
Rear Admiral Peter Kofi Faidoo
Chief of Naval Staff
Ghana Navy
WA Ayamdo
WA Ayamdo
Chief of Army
Maxwell Mantsebi-Tei Nagai
Maxwell Mantsebi-Tei Nagai
Chief of Air Force
Honourable Kwaku  Ofori Asiamah
Honourable Kwaku Ofori Asiamah
Minister of Transport
Honourable Ambrose  Dery
Honourable Ambrose Dery
Minister of Interior
Asante  Apeatu
Asante Apeatu
Inspector General of Police


Rear Admiral  Rear Admiral  Jean  Mendoua
Rear Admiral Rear Admiral Jean Mendoua
Chief of Naval Staff
Cameroon Navy
LCDR Atatoum Babate
LCDR Atatoum Babate
Togo Navy
Lt. Gen (R)  Giorgio  Battisti
Lt. Gen (R) Giorgio Battisti
Former Commander of Training and Doctrine Command
Italian Army
Commodore RM Makanzo
Commodore RM Makanzo
Tanzanian Naval Forces
Ibrahim  Wurie
Ibrahim Wurie
Director, Maritime Safety & Security
Sierra Leone Maritime Administration
Mabo  Olugbenga
Mabo Olugbenga
Director of Operations and General Investigation
National Drug and Law Enforcement Agency, Nigeria
Alain Michel  Luvambano
Alain Michel Luvambano
Secretary General
Victor H. Kargbo
Head of Joint Maritime Committee Management Team
Ministry of Fisheries, Sierra Leone
Captain (R) Phillip  Heyl
Captain (R) Phillip Heyl
The Heyl Group
Giuseppe  Sernia
Giuseppe Sernia
Programme Officer, Global Maritime Crime Programme
United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)
Captain (R)  Edward Lundquist
Captain (R) Edward Lundquist
Chief Engagement Officer
Echo Bridge LLC, Springfield, Virginia
Colonel (R)  Giuseppe  Morabito
Colonel (R) Giuseppe Morabito
Former Head of Middle East Faculty
NATO Defence College
Dr. Kamal-Deen  Ali
Dr. Kamal-Deen Ali
Executive Director
Centre for Maritime Law and Security Africa (CEMLAWS AFRICA)
Komi Kodjo
Komi Kodjo
Legal Advisor, High Commission for the Sea
Office of the President, Togo
Rear Admiral (R) Geoffrey Mawuli Biekro
Rear Admiral (R) Geoffrey Mawuli Biekro
Former Chief of Naval Staff
Ghana Navy
Herman Kelder
Herman Kelder
Director Export Marketing & Sales
Thales Netherlands