SeaSAFER Survey is on!

The questionnaire is designed to identify and validate the need analysis for the training and education of navigation and engine officers in existing ship simulators.

You can participate to our questionnaire if you are qualified deck or engineer on board. To access our questionnaire, please follow: https://forms.gle/CeeV4dk9bbTFTYbH7

PraC-MARENG CONFERENCE

The PraC-MARENG project in association with its partnership consortium will hold a project conference supported by the European Commission titled “Practical Communicative Approach in Maritime English” introducing PraC-MARENG project outputs. The conference will be held at Sky Center La Marseillaise – 2bis Bd Euromediterranée Quai d’Arenc, 13002 Marseille on the 21st October 2021.

The conference targets academics, maritime professionals, international organisations and policy makers who are interested in working towards improving communication standards at sea.

The conference will be hosted by LAM FRANCE in collaboration with the PraCMARENG partnership. The partnership involved in the PraC-MARENG project (https://www.prac-mareng.com) developed a learning program considering different ranks of seafarers, taking into account the experience they need in Maritime English based on the real activities specific to each type of vessel.

The aim of the conference is to inform local, national and international maritime authorities, organisations and professional bodies about the PraC-MARENG approach, and to interact with MET policymakers, suppliers and end-users to gain feedback for the outputs of the project.

We invite you to attend the conference as a relevant member of the target audience. There will be PraC-MARENG Partners attending the reception and introducing their project contribution.

Topics being touched in the presentations will cover:
• PraC-MARENG platform
• Practices in Maritime English approaches in EU countries
• Demonstrating the need for tools for Maritime English
• Enabling further mobility of seafarers across Europe and Worldwide

In this event the partners of “the PraC-MARENG Project” will be present: LAM FRANCE (FR), MARITIME INNOVATORS (TR), Tuzla Kaymakamlığı (TR), Constanta Maritime University (Romania), Spinaker (Slovenia) and Lithuanian Maritime Academy (Lithuania).

0900- 0930 – Registration and Coffee
09:30 -10:00 – Opening speeches
10:00 – 11:30 – Presentations
11:30 – 12:00 – Introduction of Product
12:00 – 12:30 – Question & Answers
12:30 – 14:00 Cocktails and Networking
Closing

We look forward to seeing you at our Conference

*Please register to attend the conference in person or online! Registering for the conference is compulsory due to local COVID-19
requirements.

Turkish version of the news is available in Deniz Haber site: https://www.denizhaber.net/pratik-ve-iletisimsel-yaklasimla-denizcilik-ingilizcesi-konferansi-duzenlenecek-haber-104463.htm

PraC-MARENG Conference Paper presented at TRANSNAV 2021 Conference

The project PraC-MARENG paper presenting the results of the project questionnaire and initial research was published and presented at TRANSNAV 2021 conference. Mr. Ugurcan Acar, Founder and Managing Director of MARITIME INNOVATORS presented the paper. The paper was received well from the audience.
The Conference was organized by the Faculty of Navigation of the Gdynia Maritime University and The Nautical Institute. The Conference was addressed to scientists and professionals in order to share their expert knowledge, experience and research results concerning all aspects of navigation, safety of navigation and sea transportation.
You can access the copy of paper following the link.

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