a. The Nexus Between Piracy And Terrorism In Nigeria And The Gulf Of Guinea In Focus
b.What Is Being Done To Promote Coordination In Nigerian Maritime Industry In Combating Piracy And other maritime crimes
c. Responding To Vessels In Distress In The Gulf Of Guinea (GOG):Updates On Intergovernmental & Regional Efforts:The Africa's Integrated Maritime Strategy (2050 AIMS Strategy In Focus).
d. Challenges Of Safe Marine Transportation In Inland Waterways: The Role Of The Police.
e. Contemporary Anti - Piracy measure: The BMP in focus.













































































































Principal Counsel, Jean Chiazor & Co. (Ofianyi Chambers).She has served as a Maritime Legal Consultant to the House of Representatives, Committee on Marine Transport, on some International Conventions and trained the first set of the Cabotage Enforcement Officers for Nigeria Maritime Administration & Safety Agency (NIMASA), on Cabotage Law and Implementation. Mrs. Anishere is a member of the Nigerian Chamber of Shipping; founding member and President, Women’s International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA-NIG.)

Nigeria's first defence adviser to South Africa with concurrent accredition to Namibia, Botswana, Madagascar, Lesotho and Swaziland. Presently, the Managing Director of Fradan Iquoson Services Limited. 



Prof. Charles Ukeje's research interests centres on the Niger Delta oil region of Nigeria where the operational activities of foreign capital, spanning several Centuries, continue to have far-reaching implications for state-society relations and the political economy of the Nigerian State, as well as peace and security in the oil-rich but strategically prominent Gulf of Guinea. He specializes on the Political Economy of Oil and Conflict in Nigeria's Delta Region and in the Gulf of Guinea; Politics and Society in West Africa

Frank Ojadi joined Lagos Business School in 2000 after working for several years
in various sectors of the Nigerian economy including the food, tobacco and
beverages sector, steel and aluminium and paper products sectors where he was
at various times, operations manager and leader in logistics and supply chain
management divisions of the companies. As a full-time faculty member at Lagos
Business School, he teaches courses in operations management, and logistics
and supply chain management.



Captain Warredi Emisuo- Is a Master Mariner/Airline Pilot/Lecturer/Search and
RescueInstructor. He served in the Australian Maritime Safety Authority(AMSA)
as Search And Rescue Officer/Instructor between 2002-2008. Virgin Nigeria
Airways/Air Nigeria between 2008-2011 as an Airline Pilot. Deputy Director.
Maritime Safety and Seafarers Standards in the Nigerian Maritime Administration
and Safety Agency(NIMASA) between 2011-2012. He is currently the Acting
Director - Shipping Development and Operations, Nigerian Maritime Administration
and Safety Agency(NIMASA).




Mr. Shtilman is the vice President business and founder of
KMBTS Ltd. worldwide. He has done several consultancy services on piracy in
Africa and has many years of experience in fighting piracy.is a former member of
the Israeli ISA. He served as the coordinator of the protection of the Israeli
President, Prime Minister and Government Ministers both in Israel and abroad
working closely with governmental and private security agencies in more than 30
countries. Before joining the ISA Mr. Shtilman served as Navy Seal for five years

Mrs. Suleiman has attended various
professional and development courses over the years. In addition to contributing in
the formulation and implementation of various strategic development policies while
serving as Minister, she still actively supports gender and humanitarian issues
particularly the empowerment of women and the less privileged through various
platforms. She was appointed Commissioner Political Affairs, Peace and Security
of the ECOWAS Commission in February 2012.

Dr. Ikokide is a fellow of the institute of Freight Forwarders of Nigeria. A fellow of
the Institute of Shipping and a chartered Member of institute of Institute of Logistics
and Transport London. He is at present the National President of the Institute of
Freight Forwarders of Nigeria, a member of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group
(NESG) Non-Oil/Non-Agric Policy Commission, and the Council for the Regulation
of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria. He is the President/CEO of Zee-Bee Resources.