Conference Connection, along with hosts, the Government of Fujairah & Port of Fujairah are pleased to hold the 13th International Fujairah Bunkering & Fuel Oil Forum (FUJCON 2023) from 13-15 March 2023 in Fujairah, UAE, under the Patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, and the support of the Fujairah Oil Industry Zone.
The Forum is an iconic feature in the international bunkering community’s calendar of events, with its diverse geographic attendance and wide cross-section of industries represented, including leading oil and bunker producers/traders, oil majors, national oil companies, shipowners and operators, ship managers, ship brokers, refiners, classification societies, maritime lawyers, bankers, consultants, supply and service companies.
“The Maritime Energy Transition & Future Fuels”
Under the theme, the Forum will explore the energy transition and carbon reduction requirements which are forcing a paradigm shift in the maritime industry. It will examine future fuel options including supply, operational, safety, environmental and economic perspectives, as well as the possible technology, investment, delivery infrastructure and industry collaboration needed to achieve new green maritime solutions and sustainability goals.
FUJCON Steering Committee
Dr. Mohammed Saeed Al Kindi has a Doctorate degree in Public Administration from U.S.A. He has had a distinguished career in Government of the United Arab Emirates as a Diplomat. Starting as Second Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Abu Dhabi in 1984, Dr Al Kindi was transferred to the permanent mission of the United Arab Emirates to the United Nations, New York serving from 1986-1995. As a member of the U.A.E. Mission, he represented the United Arab Emirates at the United Nations Security Council from 1986-1987 and the U.N. General Assembly during his post. He had attended many international conferences.
Dr. Al Kindi had also served as Rapporteur of the Fourth Committee at the 45th Session of the United Nations General Assembly in 1988, Vice Chairman of the Fourth Committee at the 46th Session of the United Nations General Assembly in 1989.
After he completed his tour of duty at the U.A.E. Mission, he was appointed Charge d’Affairs of the U.A.E. Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia from 1995-1997.
Dr. Al Kindi has served as Director of Ruler’s Office, Government of Fujairah, U.A.E. from 1997-2006. At this period he was also the Member of G.C.C. Consultative Committee (Parliament). He also served in the United Arab Emirates Federal Government’s Cabinet as a Minister for Environment & Water.
Port of Fujairah, UAE
Capt. Mousa Morad is a Master Mariner, with more than 38 years’ experience in marine related activities and management. He holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Port Operations Management from Humberside College of Higher Technology, England, UK.
Capt Mousa joined the Port of Fujairah as Assistant Harbour Master in 1981 and was appointed General Manager in 1995. During his tenure the Port of Fujairah, capitalizing on its strategic position outside the Straits of Hormuz, has undergone significant development both in berths and facilities and the range of its commercial activity.
A major part of the Port’s commercial portfolio is oil related. Capt. Mousa is also a Development Committee Member of Fujairah Oil Industry Zone (FOIZ), which oversees Tank Storage Development in the Emirate, and is chaired by His Highness Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammad Al Sharqi, a Member of the Supreme Council of the UAE, and Ruler of Fujairah.
The Fujairah Anchorage is internationally recognized as a major marine logistics location and Fujairah ranks with Singapore and Rotterdam in the world’s top 3 bunkering locations.
Additionally, the introduction of new and extensive on-shore storage in the Emirate, a crude oil pipe line from Abu Dhabi to Fujairah became operational in 2012, and the development of further berths and the introduction of sea terminals mark still further expansion and growth.
Fujairah is a major and pivotal location and, under Captain Mousa Morad’s leadership, will be at the forefront of the challenges and changes the Marine related oil industry will face in the years ahead.
Director-General, Fujairah Department of Industry & Economy, UAE
• Masters Degree in Management Technology, USA, Dec. 1988
• Theses Oral Exam in Industrial Management, USA, Aug. 1988
• Bachelors Degree in Industrial Technology, May, 1982
• Director General of Department of Industry & Economy – Government of Fujairah (March, 1989 – up to date)
• Member of the Board, Fujairah National Bank (up to date)
• Member of the Board, Arab Company for Poultry Production in Fujairah (2006 – up to date)
• Member of Federal Committee for Assortment and Economical Cooperation – Ministry of Economy
• Member of Federal High Committee of Contentment Protection – Ministry of Economy
• Member of Federal Committee of World Trade Organization – Ministry of Economy
• Member of Federal Committee Emergency and Natural Disaster
• Ex. Member of UAE Federal National Council - Abu Dhabi (1990 – 1998)
• Ex. Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture – Fujairah
• Ex. Member of the Board Fujairah National Insurance
• Fluent in Arabic - speaking, reading and writing
• Fluent in English – speaking, reading and writing
• Sports (Football , Tennis & Golf )
• Traveling, Fishing
• Reading different books
Director, Fujairah Oil Industry Zone, UAE
• Since 2000 involved in oil and gas shipping and trade;
• Master Mariner by profession, graduated from Australian maritime college;
• Masters degree in port management from UK;
• Worked at National Gas Shipping Company at the division of fleet operations of Gas tankers, part of ADNOC group;
• Worked in TOTAL looking after the management of offshore logistics;
• Joined Port of Fujairah in 2012 as a management member of Fujairah Oil Tanker Terminals;
• Committee member of Fujairah Bunkering & Fuel Oil Forum;
• Committee member of Fujairah Energy Data Committee FEDCom
• Director of Fujairah Oil Industry Zone (FOIZ) since 2018
• Member of the Direct Foreign Investment Committee
Department of Public Works
Deputy Harbour Master, Port of Fujairah, UAE
After a career in the Merchant Navy for a period of 9 years, and a period ashore in Flag State and Port State Control at the National Transport Authority, Captain Mayed Alameiry joined Port of Fujairah as a marine pilot in 2012.
In 2013, he took up the post of Assistant Harbour Master, culminating in the position of Deputy Harbour Master in December 2014. He is responsible for marine operations, including pilotage and towage planning and performance management. During his time at Fujairah, he obtained a MSc in Ship and Shipping Management.
He serves as a member of the local emergency team of the National Emergency, Crisis and Disasters Management Authority.
Manager/Port Security Officer
Port of Fujairah, UAE
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Bringing together global market leaders to leverage on high level dialogue, knowledge sharing, networking opportunities and business development potential, FUJCON attracts from over 50 countries globally:-
Fujcon 2021 was a well-managed and well-structured event, the presentations were pertinent and the event provided interesting networking opportunities. Overall a big success.
Thanks for the invitation to join Fujcon. It was really good content. I liked the platform/interface.
It went really well. Good speakers and interesting topics.
Thank you very much for your excellent management, I enjoyed the conference very much; interesting speakers, nice participants and the wonderful platform.
Congratulations, wish to confirm the great success of Fujcon 2021. The selected subjects, quality of the speakers, panelists and moderators were excellent and probably placed this year’s forum as one of the best.
I would like to congratulate all of you for the success of FUJCON 2021 event despite of all of the challenges. The event covered very good variety of topics with a good mixture of speakers.
Best informed executives of the energy industry. I met and learned many players from the ME
Up-to-date and engaged discussions especially between speakers
Overall interesting and varied content with good speakers
Online experience, being a first for FUJCON, was exceptional
The next best thing to going to Fujairah is to participate in this prestigious FUJCON which kicked off today.