26-28 June, 2018Seoul & Busan Korea



[Main Theme]

“ New Normal : Challenge & Response ”

OK conference has being held semiannually in Busan since 2012, with the aim of promoting the vital exchange of knowledge, ideas and information on the newest developments and applied technologies in the offshore industry.– in particular the world-leading offshore plant construction technology owned by the top 3 Korean major shipyards (Hyundai Heavy Industries, Samsung Heavy Industries, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering)

Under the main theme of 'New Normal: Challenge and Response', the OK Conference 2018 will focus on technology developments and solutions corresponding to the most recent situations in the offshore industry, as well as initiative actions with today’s growing concerns on uncertain circumstances for further advancement in this field.


Main Theme New Normal : Challenge & Response
Date October 10(Wed) – 11(Thu), 2018
Place Convention Hall, BEXCO, BUSAN (Room 301, Room 205)
Hosted by Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy / Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries, Busan Metropolitan City
Organized by Busan Marine Equipment Association / Bexco / Kyungyon Exhibition Corporation / Korea Offshore & Shipbuilding Association / KOTRA / KIMEX Inc
  • Opening
  • Keynote Speech
  • Panel Discussion
  • Technical Sessions
  1.    1) FPSO
  2.    2) FLNG / FSRU
  3.    3) Fixed Platform
  4.    4) Drilling Unit
  5.    5) Offshore Production Technology
  6.    6) Offshore Test Infrastructure
  7.    7) Offshore Hydrodynamics
  8.    8) Contract Management &PM
  9.    9) Standardization
  10.    10) HSE
  11.    11) Manpower Training in Offshore Industry
  • Country Session (Malaysia, China)
Supported by Hyundai Heavy Industries, Samsung Heavy Industries, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering
Korea Gas Corporation, BV, KR, LR, DNV-GL
Korea Research Institute of Ships & Ocean Engineering, Korea Institute of Industrial Technology, Korea Marine Equipment Research Institute, Korea Offshore & Shipbuilding Association
Korea Maritime and Ocean University, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pukyong National University, Seoul National University, KAIST, POSCO, DK-LOK, Malaysian Investment Development Authority
Sponsored by Korea Tourism Organization, Busan Tourism Organization