About the Organisers


UBM Asia: We Create Business for You

Owned by UBM plc listed on the London Stock Exchange, UBM Asia is Asia's leading exhibition organiser and the biggest commercial organiser in mainland China, India and Malaysia. Established with its headquarters in Hong Kong and subsidiary companies across Asia and in the US, UBM Asia has a strong global presence in 24 major cities with 30 offices and 1,300 staff.

With a track record spanning over 30 years, UBM Asia operates in 20 market sectors with 230 dynamic face-to-face exhibitions and high-level professional conferences, 23 targeted trade publications, 20 round-the-clock online products for over 1,000,000 quality exhibitors, visitors, conference delegates, advertisers and subscribers from all over the world. We provide a one-stop diversified global service for high-value business matching, quality market news and online trading networks.

UBM Asia has extensive office networks in China, Southeast Asia and India, three of the world’s fastest growing B2B events markets. UBM China has 11 offices in the major cities in mainland China, including Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, Guzhen and Shenzhen, where we organise more than 90 exhibitions and conferences. In ASEAN, UBM Asia operates from its offices in Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Vietnam and the Philippines with over 40 events in this region. UBM India teams in Mumbai, New Delhi, Bengaluru and Chennai organise 40 exhibitions and conferences every year across the country.

We deliver high value to our partners and customers through our:
  • 30-year track record of operating large-scale international exhibitions, conferences and major publications in Asia.
  • pioneering industry-specific vertical portals that provide year-round business matching and quality information.
  • highly professional management team with years of practical experience in the exhibition industry.
  • strong global network with wholly-owned subsidiary companies in major cities including Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Guangzhou, Guzhen, Shenzhen, Taipei, Tokyo, Seoul, Singapore, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Manila, Mumbai, New Delhi, Bengaluru, Chennai and Istanbul in Asia, New York and San Francisco in the USA.
Our Mission: create real business for customers

We value the business needs of our customers. All our products are designed to bridge the needs of buyers and sellers. We are committed to building high-quality and enduring products.

The Shanghai Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers

Shanghai Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers-SSNAOE, Former Shanghai Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers–SSNAME founded on February 25, 1951, used the new name from March 2011. SSNAOE currently has more than 5,000 individual members and 75 group members. The Specialties Scope of SSNAOE are Academic and technical exchanging, exhibiting, science popularizing, editing and publishing and scientific consulting of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering and the relevant equipments and materials etc.

SSNAOE has established friendly cooperation with 14 overseas maritime engineering societies to conduct bilateral and multilateral exchanges and cooperation. It’s one of the Sponsors of Pan Asian Association of Maritime Engineering Society (PAAMES), and elected as the first president.

Over the years, adhering to innovation and development, SSNAOE achieves great success in Academic building, the popularization of science, editing and publishing, international communication, and organization building. It was awarded “Three-Star Society” by Shanghai Association for Science and Technology, “National Advanced Civil Organization” by the Ministry of Civil Affairs, “Advanced Collective under China Association for Science and Technology” by the Ministry of Personnel and China Association for Science and Technology, “1990-2002 Star Society” and “1995-2006 Star Society” by Academic Department of China Association for Science and Technology etc.

After 60 years development, we have enjoyed greater academic influence and higher visibility in shipbuilding and Ocean engineering around the world.