Chief of Navy Australia, Vice Admiral Michael Noonan, addresses the 2019 Sea Power Conference as part of PACIFIC 2019.

The INDO PACIFIC International Maritime Exposition is the avenue of choice for engaging directly with the greater civil and defence maritime community.

From Chief of Navy to Federal and State Ministers, government agencies, industry associations, prime contractors and supply chain companies, key players recognise INDO PACIFIC’s premium conference and event program as an effective platform for communication.

Lockheed Martin presenting to Sea Power Conference
Maritime Industry Australia Limited “Modern Maritime Conference”
Australian Association for Uncrewed Systems Conference
New Zealand Southern Ocean Patrol Vessel Presentation

INDO PACIFIC 2022 Conference and Event Program

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Organised by The Royal Institution of Naval Architects, The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology and Engineers Australia, IMC2022 will focus on the latest developments in marine engineering and maritime technology; both in the areas of defence and commercial shipping.

10-12 May

Sea Power Conference

The Royal Australian Navy’s Sea Power 22 conference will explore the broad theme ‘The Indo-Pacific Maritime Domain in the 21st Century - A Commonality of Purpose’.

It will focus on Australia and the Indo Pacific, Grey Zone operations at sea and the Maritime Ecosystem (industry, technology and education).

10-12 May

King-Hall Naval History Conference

The Royal Australian Navy’s King-Hall History Conference references historic naval events and issues to inform today’s RAN operations, strategy and diplomacy.

The Conference is hosted by the Royal Australian Navy and organised by the Sea Power Centre – Australia.

11-12 May

Innovation Pitchfest

The Innovation Pitchfest features a series of three-minute presentations from defence, academia and industry, to an audience of potential customers, research partners and venture capitalists.

Entries are judged on their idea’s novelty, application and potential, plus the pitcher’s ability to convey their message to a general audience in just three minutes.

12 May

AAUS Conference

The Australian Association for Uncrewed Systems (AAUS) is Australia’s largest industry advocacy group for uncrewed systems, representing the community across land, sea and air.

The AAUS INDO PACIFIC Conference will focus on applications and issues for uncrewed vehicles in the maritime domain.

11 May


Recent natural disasters have seen ever closer cooperation between the Royal Australian Navy, civil agencies and industry in helping communities to endure and recover.

INDO PACIFIC will provide a timely forum on the lessons, strategies, issues and tools that are being incorporated in response strategies at all levels to prepare communities for future emergencies.

11 May

Previous conference programs

The PACIFIC 2019 International Maritime Exposition was the biggest in the event's 20 year history incorporating a three day industry exposition and 48 major conferences, symposia and forums.

The PACIFIC International Maritime Exposition has now been retitled INDO PACIFIC in order to reflect Australia’s regional stance. INDO PACIFIC 2022 will be the first event under the new name.