Speaker and poster presentations from MSC16 are available below in order in which they were presented, and are saved in minimized PDF format.
If you wish to have a full PPT version of the presentation, please contact the speaker directly.


Keynote Address

  • RAdm. Art McDonald – PDF

Special Presentation – Where the Land Meets the Sea

  • Ms. Kerry Lynn Nankivell – PDF

Panel 1 – Challenges in the Regional Maritime Environment

Panel 2 – Creating a Comprehensive Maritime Strategy

Lunch Presentation – Political Will and Naval Renewal

  • Dr. Alessio Patalano – Not available, please contact speaker

Panel 3 – Challenges in Renewing Maritime Capabilities

Panel 4 – Game Changers – Technical Advancements in the Maritime Realm

Debate: The Future of Maritime Activity in the Arctic

  • Mr. Steve Carmel – PDF
  • Dr. Rob Huebert – PDF

Special Presentation – Maritime Militia, the unofficial maritime agency

  • Mr. Conor Kennedy – PDF
  • For further information on Maritime Militias please see the links below:
    • Click here for a paper presented at the Center for Naval Analyses China as a Maritime Power Conference that provides a detailed and comprehensive review of China’s Maritime Militia.
    • Center for International Maritime Security Series on Hainan’s Key Maritime Militia units:
    • Click here for an article in the National Interest providing insight into how to deal with the challenges China’s Maritime Militia present.

Lunch Presentation –  US Policy in the Asia-Pacific at a Crossroads of a New White House

  • Ms. Bonnie Glaser – Not available, please contact speaker

Special Presentation – Pulling Back the Curtain on the North Korean Navy

  • Mr. Joseph Bermudez, Jr. – Not available, please contact speaker

Panel 5 – Prospects for Maritime Security Cooperation

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